Western Turner Brockman

Rio Tinto

Pilbara Region, Western Australia, Australia

Calibre served as the engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) consultant for the delivery of two greenfield mines that are in close proximity in the Western Pilbara: Brockman 4 Phase 2 and Western Turner.

The project deliverables included:

Brockman 4 Phase 2

  • New mine, run-of-mine pad and heavy vehicle facilities at the western end of the mine
  • 22Mtpa primary crushing station and discharge conveyor
  • 4.4km overland conveyor to Phase 1 process plant
  • Extensions to the power, communications and water services to the project.

Western Turner

  • New mine, run-of-mine pad and heavy vehicle facilities at the western end of the mine
  • 25Mtpa primary crushing station and discharge conveyor
  • 21km overland conveyor to Tom Price process plant
  • Extensions to the power, communications and water services to the project
All mine, materials handling and support infrastructure has been delivered, with an exemplary safety record.