FORTESCUE RAIL & CAMP PROJECT

CLIENT
Fortescue Metals Group

PROJECT
Greenfields Rail Formation

LOCATION
Port Hedland to Cloudbreak,
Pilbara, Western Australia

CONTRACT AWARD VALUE
AU $213 million

START DATE
May 2007

COMPLETION DATE
March 2008

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

The Fortescue Rail and Camp Project, Team 45 Project established NRW’s reputation with Fortescue Metals Group.

The Project comprised 106 kilometres of Greenfields rail construction as part of Fortescue’s rail line from Mine to Port.

This Project included 3.6 million cubic metres of total material moved; 2.4 million cubic metres of excavated rock; 2.9 kilometres of drainage culverts and the construction of a 1300 bed camp.

Two new 300 bed camps were also constructed along with improvements to existing villages.