YANDI JSE PRESTRIP

CLIENT
Rio Tinto

PROJECT
Yandi Junction South
East (JSE) Expansion

LOCATION
Yandicoogina, Pilbara,
Western Australia

CONTRACT AWARD VALUE
$43 million

START DATE
August 2006

COMPLETION DATE
March 2007

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

In preparation for the Yandi JSE Expansion Project, NRW was contracted to undertake the prestrip of 18 million tonnes of waste over six months.

This included:

  • drill and blast;
  • load and haul; and
  • development of haul roads and explosives storage

 

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