• Project Name: Port Hedland Inner Harbour - SP3 & SP4
  • Client: BHP Billiton
  • Project Commencement Date: August 2012
  • Project Completion Date: July 2013
  • Project Location: Port Hedland, WA

Port Hedland Inner Harbour – SP3 & SP4

Key Facts

  • Number of staff at peak: 120
  • Volume of concrete: 3,250m³
  • Volume of earthwork: 6,000m³
  • Tonnes of REO: 544

Project Overview

  • The Port Hedland Inner Harbour Project involves the design, supply, fabrication, installation, upgrading and expansion of BHP Billiton’s Port Ore Handling facilities at Nelson Point and Finucane Island
  • Separable Portion 3 and Separable Portion 4 relates to the civil works associated with new blending yards

Project Scope of Works 

Construction consists of:

  • Detailed excavation for construction of pile caps and tie beams
  • Cutting back of concrete and steel casing piles where applicable
  • New conveyor module footings and pedestals, slabs, foundations for gravity take-ups
  • Miscellaneous footings for stairs, sump pumps, belt reeling stations, dust collectors etc
  • Backfilling and modification of existing concrete structures
  • Road works and drainage systems associated with the construction of car parks
  • Overflow ponds and associated drainage and road works
  • Reinforced earth bridge, associated earthworks and road works