The Yandi Sustaining Project was a significant design and construct contract completed over 24 months across multiple work fronts within the Rio Tinto Yandicoogina Mine Lease.

This is to date, the largest project undertaken by the Linkforce Projects Team. The Linkforce offsite and onsite work force faced and overcame numerous challenges with this contract including:

  • The construction of a temporary kitchen and dining facility for the construction workforce while the existing kitchen/dining faci...

Project Duration: 34 days

Scope and associated challenges

The project scope was to install a Biomax Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP) to service the administration and workshop areas at the Regional Mine Site – Mesa J located a few kilometres from the small town of Panawonica in the Pilbara.

The previous WWTP was too small to meet demand, had failed to function correctly and had been replaced by a temporary system of storage tanks which needed frequent emptying. This system was far from ideal and...

Project Duration: Six weeks

Job Scope

Linkforce Projects and Construction division were given the task of designing and constructing a 7km Polypipe system for the disbursement of waste fines water at Yandicogina. The project entailed a detailed design process with input from all major stake holders to approve the design.

Once the design was approved Linkforce’s Projects and Construction team detailed a specific safety management and implementation plan which highlighted the challenges that would ne...

Project Duration: Three months

Project Scope

Install an additional 108 rooms and associated services, including Common Rooms, Laundry Facilities, Landscaping and Parking.

The project was to provide planning, management, labour, materials and plant for the installation of 108 rooms for a extension to an existing mine site.

Challenges that Linkforce Engineering faced was the geographical remoteness of the area for the supply of concrete, getting the rooms to site, and then craned into place. The groun...

The Yandi Fixed Plant Workshop Project was undertaken on behalf of Rio Tinto as a design and construct contract.

The site is in a remote location approximately 80km North West of Newman and comprises of a 2275m2, 8 bay workshop, tool store, locker room, 1735m2 office complex along with all supporting infrastructure.

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