BROCKMAN 4 PIONEERING WORKS & BOOLGEEDA AERODROME

CLIENT
Rio Tinto

PROJECT
Brockman 4 Mine

LOCATION
60 km North West of Tom Price,
Pilbara, Western Australia

CONTRACT AWARD VALUE
$44 million

START DATE
January 2008

COMPLETION DATE
September 2008

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

NRW’s contract for Pioneering Works at Brockman 4 consisted of initial earthworks and construction of infrastructure – including the construction of a 192 man camp, extensive water systems, services, and 20 kilometres of road and bulk earthworks.

As a variation to these works, NRW was awarded the construction of the Boolgeeda Airstrip which included clearing, grubbing and topsoil removal of the extended airstrip, new taxiway and apron, fence line, cut-off drain and new access track.