Corio Gross Pollutant Trap
The Corio GPT, (Gross Pollutant Trap), is part of a larger group of works to clean stormwater before it enters creeks and the bay. The area identified for this particular GPT was the major shopping centre of the region. Various other WSUD treatments were considered but site characteristics ruled them out.
In general, it is notoriously difficult to get a GPT to perform to the best practice environmental standards or suppliers to state the true limits of their GPT’s. Our brief was comprehensive in what we were trying to achieve
- Project Manager
- Client Liaison
- Design and Documentation
- Tender Procurement
- Construction Manager
Collaboration: Environment and Engineering Units, Vicroads, Corio Shopping Centre.
Location: Bacchus Marsh rd and Gellibrand st, Corio, Geelong
Completion Date: 2016
Photography and graphics: Tom Leggatt