Jamie Wade

Construction in 2019 for 7.3km rail extension and two new intermodal transit stations in Perth’s northern suburbs

With plans moving through an important phase construction of a 7km extension of the METRONET rail project in the Perth’s northern suburbs is expected to start this year.

Contract for $118m road upgrade project Fremantle expected to be awarded in August

A $118m road upgrade project for Fremantle is aimed at easing congestion and unpredictable journey times.

DFS expected late 2019 for Sulphate of Potash project in East Pilbara producing 426,000 tpa over 20 year life

A proposed Sulphate of Potash Project in the East Pilbara region about 490 km south of Halls Creek will produce 426,000 tpa over 20 year life with construction to start 2020 and first production in 2022.

Nearshore component of brownfield gas field expansion off Burrup Peninsula includes 434km trunkline

The nearshore component for a major gas field off the Burrup Peninsula will comprise subsea wells, a semi-submersible gas processing and compression floating production unit in offshore Commonwealth waters and export trunkline 434 km long.

Plans for $230m salt production and export operation to produce at least 1.83Mtpa south west of Karratha

A working partnership is planning to develop a $230 million salt production and export operation about 55km west south west of Karratha.

Major refurbishment works planned for wharf and associated jetty at iron ore mining port near Karratha

A major mining company is planning essential maintenance on a wharf facility and associated jetty in the Pilbara with work starting in the September quarter subject to approvals.

Funding boost for $132m gold project 70km south-east of Newman

The proponent of a gold project 70km south-east of Newman has received a major funding boost to advance the venture.

Privately-owned resource company awards $28m construction contract to a Perth-based contractor for a gold project near Mt Magnet

A privately-owned resource company has awarded a $28m construction contract to a Perth-based publicly listed, integrated services contractor for a gold project near Mt Magnet in Western Australia.

DFS for proposed $380 vanadium project 615 km north-east of Perth expected 2Q19

A definitive feasibility study for a proposed $380 vanadium project 615 km north-east of Perth is expected in the second quarter of this year.

Track laying method open on $1.27b mine and rail development project in Pilbara

The senior project manager overseeing a billion dollar mine and rail project in the Pilbara has provided an update on the project at recent briefing in Perth.