MC254 Drainage Improvements Project
Client - BHP Billiton
Location - Mining Area C, Newman WA
Duration - 6 months
Completion - September 2018
Value - $1M
Personnel on Site - 10-15
Manhours - 3,670
Centrals were engaged by BHP, to design, supply, construct and commission a water drainage improvement system to the tail end of Conveyor MC245, which included a new Drive-in Siltation Sump, Sump Pit and Slurry Pump.
The installation of a new siltation sump pit and pump and surrounding concrete slabs was intended to capture the wash down water and slurry and pump it to a local evaporation pond located southeast of MC254.
The detailed design included areas of design for; Civil, Mechanical, Structural, Electrical and instrumentation.