Pilbara

Major iron ore miner outlines proposed 165MW gas-fired power station under $700m power generation project in Pilbara

A major iron ore miner has outlined the operational elements in construction and operation of a proposed 165MW gas-fired power station under a US$700 million power generation project across its Pilbara mine sites.

Major project status a boost for $409m sulphate of potash project in eastern Pilbara near NT border

A proposed sulphate of potash (SOP) project in the eastern Pilbara with a pre-production capital cost of $409 million has received Major Project Status from the Federal Government.

42-year mine life for proposed $24m manganese project in southern Pilbara

Construction is planned to start later this year subject to finance and approvals for a manganese project in the southern Pilbara region of WA that woud cost $24 million to develop and have 42-year mine life.

Green light for large-scale onshore-offshore wind and solar renewable energy project in north west WA

Environmental approval has been granted for a proposed large-scale wind and solar renewable energy project, comprising a series of onshore linear arrays of wind turbines and solar panels, and a transmission cable corridor to the coast.

Plans for new iron mine in Pilbara with construction start slated for early 2021

Plans are afoot for the development of a new iron ore mine in the Pilbara with an output of 8 million tonnes (Mt) of iron ore over four to five years.

Expansion plans for Pilbara manganese mine to include construction of additional infrastructure

The owner of a manganese mine in the Pilbara has plans to expand the operation including the construction of new infrastructure.

Plans detailed for $4b plus urea plant in Pilbara, construction start Q4 CY2020

Plans have been detailed for a $4 billion plus urea plant on WA’s northwest coastline that will require more than 2500 contractors during the three-year construction phase.

Funding secured for gas and chemical project worth up to $30m in the Pilbara

One of the world’s largest ammonia producers has been granted funds for early work on a gas and chemical development in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.

Consultancy appointed for $95m metal project in the Pilbara

An engineering services company has been selected to work on part of a $95 million precious metal development in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.

Proposal to construct and operate Pilbara marina

The WA Government is proposing to construct and operate a spoilbank marina within the Town of Port Hedland in the Pilbara.