Pilbara

Multi-disciplinary contractor awarded EPCM services contract for major iron ore mine in Pilbara

A multi-disciplinary contractor has been awarded a contract to perform engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for a major iron ore mine in the Pilbara.

Contract worth $104m for SMP works with inflow infrastructure awarded to Perth-based engineering company for major iron ore project in Pilbara

An engineering company has been awarded a second construction contract, valued at $104 million, at major iron ore project in the Pilbara.

Major Project Status renewed for $1.45b dollar prawn aquaculture project expected to create 1600 jobs in NT

A multi-billion dollar prawn aquaculture project, expected to create 1600 jobs in Northern Australia, has been granted a renewal of its Major Project Status.

Green light for $3.6b magnetite project in Pilbara set to create 3000 construction jobs and 900 full time jobs with first ore expected in 2022

Approval has been given for the second stage of a $3 billion dollar iron magnetite project in the Pilbara employing 3000 people during construction and 900 full time jobs as it comes on line in mid-2022.

Expansion of Pilbara lithium project to cost $254m with FID and construction start in Q2 CY2020

A proposed stage three expansion of a lithium mine in the Pilbara is targeting a final investment decision and start of construction in Q2 CY2020.

Project director of $1.275bn iron ore project in Pilbara provides update in Perth on project progress and key project contacts

The project director of a billion dollar iron ore project in the Pilbara with 143km rail component and 30 Mtpa dry Ore Processing Facility (OPF) provided an update in Perth on the project's progress and highlighted the key project contacts.

Activity on Pilbara salt and potash project steps up following appointment of lead engineers for DFS and scheduling of pre-FID works

Activity on a salt and potash project 80km south west of Karratha has stepped up following appointment of lead engineers for a Definitive Feasibility Study (DFS) and scheduling of pre-Final Investment Decision (FID) works.

Perth-based multi-disciplinary heavy engineering constructor awarded $48m package to fabricate and modularise key components for new iron ore mine in Pilbara

A Perth-based multi-disciplinary heavy engineering constructor will fabricate and modularise key components for a new mega iron ore mine under construction about 100km north-west of Newman in the Pilbara.

PFS completion scheduled for Q3 CY2019 for manganese project in Southern Pilbara

The proponent of a manganese project in WA's southern Pilbara is targeting completion of a Pre-Feasibility Study (PFS) in Q3 CY2019.

Increased potential supports study expansion to 2Mtpa for $96m+ Pilbara gold project, design and costing near complete

The scale of a proposed gold project in the Pilbara has been expanded to a 2Mtpa plant throughput in a study nearing completion.