ROY HILL MINE SITE EARTHWORKS

CLIENT
Roy Hill Pty Ltd

PROJECT
Roy Hill Mine Site

LOCATION
Pilbara, Western Australia

CONTRACT AWARD VALUE
$70 million

START DATE
June 2013

COMPLETION DATE
March 2014

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

The Roy Hill Mine Site Bulk Earthworks contract included the construction of earthworks, drainage and associated roadworks for the following facilities:

  • Mine Process Plant (including Process Water Dam)
  • Primary Crushers
  • Overland Conveyors
  • Go Lines
  • Mine Services

The works were spread over an area of 250 hectares and included the excavation and filling of 1.8 million cubic metres of materials and the installation of 1.3 kilometres of drainage pipes.

The Project ran for a period of nine months commencing in June 2013 and at its peak had approximately 200 personnel mobilised to site.