Roy Hill - Package 3

Iron Ore – Landside Port Facility
Roy Hill
Port Hedland, WA
March 2014 – March 2015

Roy Hill’s purpose built iron ore port facility at Port Hedland was constructed to receive, stockpile, screen and export 55Mtpa (wet) of direct shipped iron ore as lump and fines and was designed to accommodate future expansion.

The wharf was designed to accommodate an average vessel size of 206,000 tonnes, but is capable of handling larger 320,000 tonne cape size vessels.

Whittens delivered 44,000m3 of concrete FRP to support the construction of a car dumper facility, stacker reclaimer and conveyor structures at the port. Whittens also delivered the detailed earthworks for the project, and was responsible for the installation of precast concrete bridge structures.

For further information on this contract please contact our Executive Pre-Contracts Manager on 1300 911 535.

Other Projects

Project/Date Client Location Value Details
Apr 2011 – Dec 2011
Taggart Wilpinjong, NSW $6M Extension to existing coal production plant, consisting of structural foundation in-ground tunnels, processing plant foundations and conveyor foundations. Whittens contract included the supply and installation of all associated temporary and permanent materials.
NCIG Coal Export Terminal Stages 1 and 2
Mar 2009 – Oct 2012
John Holland Group, Thiess Newcastle, NSW $5M Supply and place materials to associated concrete works, multiple suspended slabs to 30m from ground, construction of new concrete galleries, and suspended construction of new buffer bin.
Solomon Maintenance Workshop
July 2013 – Aug 2013
Downer EDI Mining Pilbara, WA $4M Whittens was contracted to install a high specification concrete workshop maintenance floor.
Christmas Creek
Feb 2011 – Aug 2011
Downer EDI Mining Pilbara, WA $4M Whittens was contracted to supply labour, pumping, reinforcement, formwork, excavation and sundries, to the workshop, fuel farm and associated buildings.
Groote Eylandt Sustaining Capital Works / TSF 11
Sep 2015 – Mar 2016
South 32 Groote Eylandt, NT $3.5M Demolition of existing structures, provision of bulk and detailed earthworks, installation of Port Stormwater Piping, Borefields Piping, Tailings Storage Facility, and associated concrete works.
BHP Blending Yards
July 2012 – Sep 2012
Kerman Pilbara, WA $3M Whittens was engaged to complete the civil concrete works on the expansion of the stockyards.
Apr 2016 – Jul 2016
Iron Ore – Non Process Infrastructure RAAF Williamtown, NSW $2.5m NACC Apron Concrete Pavement Fulton Hogan RAAF Williamtown, NSW Installation of high specification concrete aircraft pavement, together with the construction of foundations, concrete lined drainage channels and concrete paving.
Overland HDPE Pipeline
Sep 2015 – Mar 2016
South 32 Groote Eylandt, NT $1.5M Installation of Port Stormwater Piping, Borefields Piping and associated works.
Wash Down Bay Upgrade
Sep2015 – Dec 2015
RTIO Pilbara, WA $1M Destruction and reconstruction of both the drainage channel and apron structure to the MEM facility and the existing HV wash pad; bulk and detailed earthworks, drainage, and concrete FRP works.
Concrete Remediation Works
Jun 15 – Jul 15
Sedgman Groote Eylandt, NT $250k Remedial works to deteriorated concrete structures, including a tunnel and pedestals.
Eastern Ridge Sustaining Capital Works
Oct 2015 – Dec 2015
BHPBIO Pilbara, WA $100k Disassembly of various workshop structures, assembly of structural items, earthworks and concrete FRP works.
Paraburdoo Rail Project Rio Tinto Pilbara, WA   Install 2 x new 300m long rails for the existing transfer rai car; Complete earthworks to existing embankment and reshape; Backfill to surround of new rails; Complete remediation works to 5x eisting footings.
Concrete Works - F35A Operational Precinct British Concrete RAAF Williamstown, NSW   Deliver the concrete works at the F-35A Operational Precinct at Williamstown, NSW.


Historical Projects

Project Location State
Vegetation Clearing of Homestead Pipeline Corridor Newman Western Australia
Vegetation Clearing From the Newman Water Treatment Plant to Jimblebar Newman Western Australia
Jimblebar TLO Drainage Upgrade Newman Western Australia
Dome Shelter Newman Western Australia
Boolgeeda Airport Tom Price Western Australia
Eastern Ridge Newman Western Australia
Scone Substation Scone New South Wales
Muswellbrook Police Station Muswellbrook New South Wales
Mangoola Muswellbrook New South Wales
Bengalla Muswellbrook New South Wales
Glendell Mine Port Stephens New South Wales
Heatherbrae Mining Facility Port Stephens New South Wales
RAAF Williamtown Williamtown New South Wales
BAE Hangar Williamtown New South Wales
Paxton WWTP Upgrade Paxton New South Wales
Morisset Rail Station Upgrade Morisset New South Wales
Berkeley Vale Substation Berkeley Vale New South Wales
Charlestown Substation Lake Macquarie New South Wales
Eraring Power Station Lake Macquarie New South Wales
Australian Equestrian Centre Tamworth New South Wales
Singleton Army Barracks Singleton New South Wales
Cessnock Prison Cessnock New South Wales
BP Terminal Newcastle New South Wales
Bluetongue Brewery Pokolbin New South Wales
Burwood Beach WWTP Burwood Beach New South Wales
Newcastle Infrastructure Newcastle New South Wales
Newcastle Airport Newcastle New South Wales
Hunter Water Newcastle New South Wales
Ourimbah Substation Ourimbah New South Wales