ELIWANA RAIL STAGE 1 - EARTHWORKS, ROADWORKS & DRAINAGE

CLIENT
Fortescue Metals Group

PROJECT
Eliwana Rail Stage 1 – Earthworks, Roadworks & Drainage

LOCATION
90 kilometres north west of Tom Price, Western Australia

STATUS
Current 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

NRW was awarded the contract for Stage 1 Earthworks, Roadworks and Drainage works of Fortescue’s Eliwana Project, located in the Pilbara, Western Australia.

The Eliwana mine is located approximately 90 kilometres north west of Tom Price and underpins the ongoing production of West Pilbara Fines.

CONTRACT SUMMARY

The scope of works includes:

  • Earthworks and drainage: from Chainage 00 to 20 kilometres
  • Roadworks for the Solomon Access Road (SAR)
  • Associated roadworks relating to level crossings and intersections and other access tracks; and temporary works to support the above.

A total of 200 personnel will be employed on this project during peak production.