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Rio Tinto Amrun Project - Stockyards

Rio Tinto Amrun Project - Stockyards

Bechtel Rio Tinto Amrun Project - Stockyards

The Rio Tinto Amrun Project was a greenfield bauxite operation in Weipa. The new development replaced the existing East Weipa mine centre.

Project Overview

Goodline was awarded the Civil, SMP and E&I for the Stockyard Package T027 including:

  • Facility 2510 – Product Conveying Circuit
  • Facility 2610 – Product Stacking Circuit
  • Facility 4210 – Reclaimer Circuit
  • Facility 3150 – Area Lighting
  • Facility 4210 – Facility 3370 – Communications
  • Facility 3150 – Facility 3910 – Substations

Scope of Work

  • Installation and placement of 1000m3 concrete which included bored piers low level module foundations, drive stations and transfer towers.
  • Installation of 500t structural steel which included yard conveyor (galleries, low level & mid level modules) transfer station steel, walkways, handrails and plate work.
  • 30km of electrical network (HV, LV and fibre) for the site including installation of transformers and substations.
  • 500lm of piping network for process and potable water.



Bechtel / Rio Tinto Aluminum

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Year of Completion


Project Location

Weipa, Qld

Rio Tinto Amrun Project - Stockyards

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