ELIWANA STAGE 1 - EARTHWORKS, ROADWORKS & DRAINAGE

CLIENT
Fortescue Metals Group

PROJECT
Eliwana Stage 1 – Earthworks, Roadworks & Drainage

LOCATION
90 kilometres west-northwest of Tom Price, Western Australia

STATUS
Current

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

NRW was awarded the contract for Stage 1 Earthworks, Roadworks and Drainage works of Fortescue’s Eliwana Project, located in the Pilbara, Western Australia.

The Eliwana mine is located approximately 90 kilometres west-northwest of Tom Price and underpins the ongoing production of West Pilbara Fines.

CONTRACT SUMMARY

The scope of works includes:

  • Earthworks and drainage: from Chainage 00 to 20 kilometres
  • Roadworks for the Solomon Access Road (SAR)
  • Associated roadworks relating to level crossings and intersections and other access tracks; and temporary works to support the above.

A total of 200 personnel will be employed on this project during peak production.