What it takes to build the Grand Prix

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7th March

The Grand Prix is one of only a few sporting tracks in the world that is non permanent and requires full construction. With this temporary nature, surveying services become key.

The Grand Prix is one of the most anticipated sporting events of the year in Melbourne. Thousands of people attend the Albert Park track that, only a few months before, was a quiet parkland.

The event requires the largest temporary overlay for any annual sporting event in the world and behind the scenes, a consortium of companies work tirelessly to build the world-class race track from the ground up.

Taylors have just been awarded another four year contract for all surveying services for the track.

For the last six years, Taylors has been responsible for ensuring the position of every single piece of infrastructure is accurate ahead of the event.

This includes the setout of …

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