Newcomb Sand & Soil News & Projects

Burst water main- Queens Park

We were quick to respond when Barwon Water asked us for help with a large burst water main at Queens Park in Newtown. Heavy equipment was required to excavate to a depth of more than five metres to expose the 375mm water pipe. Some of the resources that we were able to dedicate to the... Read more

Princes Highway Duplication- Waurn Ponds to Winchelsea

Newcomb Sand and Soil (NSS) in April 2013 were awarded the Cartage and Recycling Agreement with Vic Roads major contractor Cut and Fill Pty Ltd on the Princess Hwy duplication at Waurn Ponds near Geelong. The task was to remove some 7000 tonnes of Asphalt and Basalt Rock from the existing highway in a short... Read more

Simonds Stadium Oval Redevelopment

Newcomb Sand and Soil’s (NSS) team members are passionate, proud and devoted fans of the mighty Geelong Cats – so it was with great enthusiasm and excitement that we accepted the challenge of supplying Turf Sands and Aggregate for the new playing surface redevelopment project in 2010. NSS is a family owned and operated business... Read more

Wyndhamvale City Council Project

In mid 2012 Newcomb Sand and Soil (NSS) began a project to supply over 70,000 tonnes of approved turf sand for 12 new Football and Soccer Grounds under construction in the Wyndhamvale City Council region in Werribee Victoria. NSS, contracted to major Turf and construction contractors Evergreen Turf and 2 Construct Pty Ltd were able... Read more