Job: Swan St Bridge Widening Project


Mechcon was contracted to rectify and reinstate existing bridge handrails by Vic Roads and City of Melbourne which included Supply Fabrication and Installation of 350 Lineal Metres of Tubular Handrails.

Mechcon Welding & Fabrication Pty Ltd were responsible for the Site Measurements throughout the project, Fabricated samples were submitted for approval , Shop Drawings, Laser cut Stanchions and Polishing of all materials including custom Plates/Fins.

Stages Included: North West Stair Case – North East Stair Case – South East Stair Case – South West Stair Case all of these ended up with new Stainless Handrails following Vic Roads strict specifications – Bridge works included over 280 lineal metres of new Stainless Steel Handrails following the contour of the North and South of the bridge which involved careful forming and rolling of the Stainless Steel Tubing. The Bike Path widening was also a job that required Stainless Steel Handrails fabricated and installed to Vic Roads strict specifications and Architectural plans.


Job: Stainless Steel Handrails and Balustrades

Seymour Whyte
Vic Roads
Melbourne City Council

Date Project Commenced: April 2018

Duration of Scope: 5 Months

Welding: AS1554
Fabrication: AS1428.1 2009
Materials: 316 Grade Stainless Steel
Protective Coatings: Coatings: 320 Polished Finish Satin


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