Phil Greatorix – Construction Management & Rail Infrastructure
Specialist live rail environment bridge construction
Phil’s career spans over 30 years in rail infrastructure with various government organisations and private enterprises. Phil has specialist experience in project and construction management involving large scale configuration changes such as major junction modifications, plain track construction and supporting civil infrastructure installations. Phil draws on his extensive track possession management experience involving large multi-discipline teams.
Phil’s strengths lay in his ability to rationalise complex problems using past experience and the skills of the team around him both locally and contacts throughout the industry. His belief in empowering a team to bring out the best solutions is part of his natural leadership style and in this way Phil combines with the other members of Rail Planning Services to deliver a truly balanced team of rail experienced professionals.
Career Highlights and Major Projects
•Construction Manager for RailCorp on the South West Rail Link Glenfield Interchange Project involving the renewal of Glenfield Junction and associated detailed interfaces with Transport Infrastructure Development Corporation.
•Construction Manager for RailCorp managing the Chatswood and Epping ends of the Epping to Chatswood Rail Link Interface Works Sydney. The project involved the multi-disciplined construction management of civil, track, signals, communications, OHW, HV and LV electrical infrastructure in the live rail environment. Detailed possession planning and management on over 80 possessions were the corner stone of the success of the project works.
•These project works involved the direct management of the construction of over $170M of rail infrastructure in the live rail corridor.
•Construction Manager for Rail Services Australia (RSA) managing the Illawarra Bridge Renewal Programme on the South Coast. This project involved the construction, modification and subsequent demolition of over 40 rail under-bridges and over-bridges over the course of a 4 year construction programme.
•Civil Project Manager for Rail Services Australia (RSA) managing the planning and construction the civil works component for the South Coast Electrification project from Dapto to Kiama.
•Involvement in other major projects includes the Illawarra Geotechnical Remediation Works, Port Kembla Coal Loader and the Port Kembla Grain Terminal.
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