Pakenham Racing Club
DCE was engaged by the Pakenham Racing Club as principal consultant for the design and construction of the new state-of-the-art fully sustainable facility for thoroughbred racing and training in addition to ancillary facilities including the longest home straight of any current racecourse in Australia.
The first stage of the development includes:
In May 2013, it was announced that in addition to the premium 2400m turf track already under construction, a 2000m synthetic all-weather track will also be installed. The installation of the Polytrack was project managed by DCE and completed in 2015.
DCE were recipients of a 12d International Innovation Award in 2012 for works completed on the Pakenham Racecourse Relocation to Tynong project.