Pilbara

Next stage of approvals inches $1.55b iron ore expansion closer

An environmental review document of a plan to sustain iron capacity at tow Pilbara iron ore operations has been opened for public submissions for two weeks.

Iron ore miner awards large-scale accommodation contract

A local design and construction company will build a 780-room accommodation construction camp for a significant Pilbara iron ore development.

New fertiliser plant proposed for the Pilbara

One of Australia’s largest listed companies is seeking approval to construct a 5000 tonne per day methanol plant with a production facility.

Pilbara fertiliser project starts environmental review

A project that is expected to generate more than 2000 jobs over three years of construction has been referred for public environmental evaluation, which is scheduled to be completed by March 2019.

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.

Lead contractor announced for Pilbara fertiliser project

A multinational group behind a $4b urea project in Karratha has signed Canadian engineering contractor to head the project.

Lithium mine plant ready for construction in the Pilbara

A diversified mining service, contracting, processing and commodities production company has joined forces with a global speciality chemicals company to produce a spodumene concentrate and lithium hydroxide.

North West accommodation village given the green light

A WA oil and gas giant has been given the go-ahead to build a 604-bed accommodation village to service its burgeoning workforce in the Pilbara.

WA minerals project inches towards bankability

A sulphate of potash project in the Kimberley has ramped up onsite activities to support it reaching DFS.