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West Angelas Plant Project

Rio Tinto - West Angelas WA

Project Execution Period

April 2001 - December 2001

Project Description

The project involved supplying and constructing the West Angelas iron ore plant in Western Australia’s Pilbara region - the first of a new breed in iron ore mines supplying Marra Mamba-type ore to the world market.

Contract Value

$23 million

Scope of Work

Monadelphous’s contract involved the supply, fabrication, delivery and installation of all structural and mechanical components of the plant including the primary crushing, secondary crushing, scalping and product screening facilities along with the sample station, stockyard conveyors, transfer stations and train load out building.

The contract required the supply of all labour, supervision, management and services. Monadelphous also managed the site establishment and facilities, testing, no-load commissioning, auditing and inspection to ensure the proper and timely completion of works.

Highlights & Achievements
  • Successful completion of the 10-month contract one month ahead of schedule 
  • An exceptional safety performance – remaining lost time injury free and completing works within a tight schedule