Synthetic Rutile Plant and North Mine Expansion Project

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Project and construction management of expansion project

Upgrading, debottlenecking and expansion of the Synthetic Rutile Plant and the North Mine for the Tiwest Joint Venture.

Ausenco’s scope included the project and construction management of entire project; debottlenecking of the synthetic rutile process plant; planning and supervision of all shutdowns; cost control and contract administration; and preparation and maintenance of project program.

  • project completed on time and within budget
  • project completed with minimum disruption to process operations within existing plant
  • brownfields construction
  • tight schedule due to plant shutdown.

Project details

Commodity
Mineral Sands
Location
Australia
Business line
Minerals & Metals
Client
Tiwest Joint Venture
Timeframe
1996 - 1997
Solution phase
Create (EPCM)
Project value
US$40m
Services
Program management, Engineering, Global procurement, Construction management, Commissioning, EPC/EPCM