Case Studies

Around the grounds: current projects in the Hunter region

Bob Witek, Business Development Manager at Orange Hire’s Thornton branch has been busy with 3 recent projects secured in the local Newcastle and Hunter area.

Lo-Ro Barriers for New Shopping Centre Development

The construction of the new Taylors Beach shopping complex owned by the Harvey Norman group is being overseen by Mainbrace Constructions. Daracon Engineering is constructing earthworks, a roundabout Read more

Barriers for Sydney CBD’s new pedestrian-friendly zones

Sydney Civil partners with Orange Hire for reliable long term crash barrier hire.

Project: Sydney CBD revitalisation
Customer: Sydney Civil
Time period: 2021
Products hired:

  • Crowd control barriers
  • Water filled barriers
  • Concrete barriers

Project snapshot

With more than 90% of daily through-Sydney commuter trips being undertaken on foot, opening up a new walkable corridor is a boon for CBD workers Read more

Case study: concrete crash barriers for Batemans Bay road project

  • Project: Batemans Bay Link Road
  • Time period: October 2021
  • Product used: Deltabloc MASH rated concrete barriers
  • Client: Transport for NSW

Project Snapshot

Transport for NSW is building the next stage of the South Batemans Bay Link Road which will connect the Eurobodalla Shire Council upgrade of Glenella Road with the Princes Highway.

The project includes a new roundabout on the Read more

Case study: concrete barriers improve Sydney’s alfresco dining areas

Can concrete barriers look great? Yes they can!


When our customer needed to hire concrete barriers to improve safety around outdoor hospitality venues, they needed something that looked attractive to restaurant and cafe customers.

Although road barriers are typically made of raw concrete, a new program in Sydney’s CBD is offering venues a stand-out set of barriers that Read more