MARANDOO SOUTHERN WASTE FINES STORAGE FACILITY

CLIENT
Rio Tinto

PROJECT
Marandoo Southern Waste
Fines Storage Facility Project

LOCATION
Pilbara, Western Australia

STATUS
Complete

 

 

 

 

 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

The Marandoo Southern Waste Fines Storage Facility Project is located in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, 45 kilometres east of Tom Price.

CONTRACT SUMMARY

NRW’s
long standing relationship with Rio Tinto has seen the two companies work collaboratively together for many years. Previous projects have included Yandicoogina and Nammuldi.

The scope of works included:

  • Tailings dam
  • 213 hectares of clearing
  • 526,000m3 of topsoil and subsoil removal
  • 2,850,000m3 of earthworks
  • 5,920m of underdrainage pipe installation
  • Tex creek diversion earthworks