Nammuldi Incremental Tonnes Project. NRW was awarded a 24 month contract for contract mining and ore haulage to increase production at Rio Tinto’s Nammuldi Mine.
The scope of the contract included:
- Construction of mine haul roads, ore stockpiles, waste dumps and other mine infrastructure
- Production mining (including drill & blast)
- Haulage of high grade ore from mine area to the existing Nammuldi Plant site
- Supply, installation and operation of two 5 Mtpa crushing plants The Project has a value of approximately $140M, and will utilise a significant amount of existing NRW equipment including two Hitachi 250 tonne excavators and up to 14 Caterpillar 785 dump trucks.
The contract is anticipated to have a peak of 135 personnel on site, including local Indigenous participation. Mobilisation and commencement of preliminary site works commenced in August 2015.