Resources Projects

Front End Engineering and Design for Woodside's Browse LNG Development expected by April

A spokesperson for Woodside told Projectory that the Browse LNG Development project north of Broome would be entering Front End Engineering and Design (FEED) in quarter one 2011.

Peculiar Knob Iron Ore Direct Shipping Ore Project contract awarded to Mining & Civil Australia

WPG Resources' subsidiary Southern Iron has awarded a 70-month mining services contract to Mining & Civil Australia at the Peculiar Knob Iron Ore Direct Shipping Ore (DSO) Project 90km south east of Coober Pedy.

Final feasibility studies and investment decision on Wheatstone due later this year: Chevron

Chevron spokesman Guy Houston has confirmed to Projectory that final feasibility studies and a Financial Investment Decision on the Wheatstone project would both be released late this year.

Conquest Mining awards EPC for Mt Carlton gold-silver-copper project to Calder Projects Services

Conquest Mining has awarded the EPC contract for its $127 million Mt Carlton project near Townsville to Calder Projects Services.

Royal Dutch Shell expects final investment decision in first half of 2011 for Prelude LNG project

Projectory has confirmed that Royal Dutch Shell is planning to make a final investment decision on its Prelude LNG project with a capex between $8 billion and $10 billion.

NSW Government approves Broken Hill Operations' $110m expansion for Rasp Mine, Broken Hill

The NSW Government has approved a $110 million expansion of the Rasp zinc, lead and silver mine in Broken Hill.

Procurement opportunities in structural steel, pipework and platework for CHPP expansion

Procurement opportunities are available for works associated with the Coal Handling and Preparation Plant (CHPP) expansion at Lake Vermont coal mine following award of the EPC contract.

Agreement to sell 20% stake to Chinese EPC boosts hopes for LNG Ltd's Gladstone LNG Project

Liquefied Natural Gas Ltd's plans to sell a 20% stake in the company to China National Petroleum Corporation have raised hopes for a fifth LNG project in Gladstone.

Venturex awards design contract to GR Engineering Services for Whim Creek-Panorama Project

Venturex Resources has awarded GR Engineering Services the process design and infrastructure components for its Combined Whim Creek – Panorama Cu-Zn Project in the Pilbara.

Bauxite Resources holds public information workshops for Bindoon Bauxite Mining Proposal

Bauxite Resources Ltd (BRL) is holding a series of public information workshops before submitting its environmental scoping document to the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA).