UGL completed WAPS for Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd after the incumbent engineering, procurement and construction contractor went into receivership. Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Robe Joint Venture, comprising Rio Tinto and Robe River Iron Associates.
With around 70% of the construction reported as completed by the other contractor, UGL’s role was to undertake all construction completion and verification works, as well as all commissioning. Construction completion included the requirement to re-test 100% of the electrical installation that was done by the previous contractor, as well as completing all remaining:
- structural and
- civil works,