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Calderwood Valley Urban Development

A master-planned development for a community in the heart of the Illawarra

  • 4800

    Residences

  • 50+

    Hectares

  • $2.9B

    (AUD) Value Over 15 Years

  • Calderwood Valley, New South Wales

    Calderwood Valley, New South Wales

Planning with an environmentally sensitive approach

In the heart of the Illawarra escarpment, Calderwood Valley is a master-planned community that will ultimately provide homes for over 12,000 residents in 4,800 residences. Working closely with the developer, Lendlease, we delivered environmentally sensitive concepts and detailed engineering designs for the development of the community.

Our approach included the development of a water cycle management study, a water-sensitive urban design strategy, and a floodplain risk management study for the nearby Macquarie Rivulet and Marshall Mount Creek. We provided a geomorphology assessment, utility infrastructure services, transportation management and access plan, and land survey for the project. Additionally, we provided GIS support, town and environmental planning, and project management of the sub-consultant team. A highlight of the project was the use of aerial surveys and photogrammetry to create real-time surface models of the site. These surveys were compared to the planned surface model for the site, indicating where more, or less, landfill was required to achieve the ideal surface.

Currently, the first stage of Calderwood Valley is complete with 400 lots delivered as well as road infrastructure with a bridge and a major road intersection. Construction of the next two stages is underway and will deliver 1,500 lots. 

At a Glance

Offices
Client
  • Lendlease
Meet Our Team

Craig Hood, Group Leader, Property & Civil

I have a passion for delivering quality design outcomes in large scale subdivisions with the community in mind.

Amy Steiger, Geospatial Discipline Lead, ANZ

Spatial science and digital technology is expanding at a rapid pace, and I love how we can use this knowledge to improve project outcomes.
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Craig Wimble, Principal Project Manager

I believe we make a difference by delivering reliable project outcomes through honest and trustworthy teamwork.

Christine Miller, Operations Leader, Community Infrastructure, NSW & ACT

One of my core values in my professional career is delivery—I take pride in delivering to clients in all circumstances.
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Robert De Jong, Team Leader - Geotechnical Engineering

Creating open and honest relationships with our clients leads to successful projects.
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Michael Renko, Team Leader - Design and Drafting

Our team focuses on delivering safe, cost effective, and practical designs for our clients and community.
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Bobby Fitzgerald, Team Leader - Utilities and WSC Lead South Coast

I believe engineering is the ultimate fusion of creativity and logic, where imagination meets practicality to shape the world around us.
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Craig Hood

Group Leader, Property & Civil

Amy Steiger

Geospatial Discipline Lead, ANZ

Craig Wimble

Principal Project Manager

Christine Miller

Operations Leader, Community Infrastructure, NSW & ACT

Robert De Jong

Team Leader - Geotechnical Engineering

Michael Renko

Team Leader - Design and Drafting

Bobby Fitzgerald

Team Leader - Utilities and WSC Lead South Coast

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