KESTREL MINE VENTILATION SHAFT CIVIL WORKS

CLIENT
Rio Tinto

PROJECT
Kestrel Mine Ventilation
Shaft Civil Services

LOCATION
Bowen Basin, Queensland

CONTRACT AWARD VALUE
Under $5 million

START DATE
May 2016

COMPLETION DATE
October 2016

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

NRW completed civil works required for the Ventilation Shaft #2 at the Kestrel Coal Mine, building on NRW’s long and successful working history with Rio Tinto.

Rio Tinto’s Kestrel Mine, located 40 kilometres north-east of Emerald in central Queensland, is an underground operation, supplying world markets with around six million tonnes of coking and thermal coal per annum.

Scope of work includes:

  • Earthworks
  • Drainage (box culverts and CSP’s)
  • 4km pavement construction
  • Road furniture

The award of this contract was a result of NRW’s restructure to enable commercial competitiveness in short-term projects to provide a more comprehensive service to clients.

Contract Type
Construction only – Schedule of Rates