litres of waste paint & solvents recovered


Tonne scrap metal removed


Tonne fluorescent lights removed

Project Summary

Summary Paint Shop Strip and Dismantle
Client Ford Motor Company
Location Broadmeadows, VIC, Australia
Outline Strip out the assets from paint shop.
Outcome Stripped out the paint shop leaving the surrounding assets and buildings undamaged and ready for their future use.

Scope of Work Completed

Ausdecom mobilised supervision, labour and equipment to strip out the Ford assets from the former Broadmeadows paint shop.
Works included decontamination of paint lines, removing lights (with hazardous PCB capacitors) and safely handeling asbestos contaminated materials from flanges, seals, gaskets, redundant plant, equipment and ducting.
The scope was to decommission/strip out the paint shop and vehicle transfer gantry, leaving the surrounding assetts and buildings undamaged and ready for their future use.


Works Included:

  • 3,000 ltrs of waste paint and solvents recovered from paint lines
  • 2 tonnes of fluorescent lights with PCB capacitors removed
  • 1,500 ltrs of hydraulic oils recovered for recycling
  • 10 tonnes of asbestos contaminated materials
  • 450 tonnes of scrap metal removed
  • 570m2 of concrete replaced