MARANDOO SOUTHERN WASTE FINES STORAGE FACILITY
Marandoo Southern Waste
Fines Storage Facility Project
Pilbara, Western Australia
The Marandoo Southern Waste Fines Storage Facility Project is located in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, 45 kilometres east of Tom Price.
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
The 11 month project remained on schedule for the duration of the contract.