Peat GPF1 Pond Remediation and Oily Water Project

Contract Period:

July 2015 - April 2016

The Peat field is located on the Petroleum Lease Tenure PL101, 73km north of Miles and 18km north-east of Wandoan. It produces approximately 9 TJ/day of gas that feeds in to the Roma Brisbane pipeline from 24 operational wells. Peat facilities include a gas plant…

Sundrop Farms Civil Works

Contract Period:

December 2014 - October 2015

Sundrop Farms is a leader in sustainable horticulture for the arid world, growing high-value crops using seawater and sunlight. As the world’s population continues to grow, traditional agriculture puts increasing pressure on our planet’s finite resources. Sundrop Farms decouples food production from those resources by relying on…

Hay Point Expansion Project – Phase 3 Onshore Civil Works

Contract Period:

May 2014 - December 2015

The expansion of the Hay Point Coal Terminal was designed to increase terminal output and operational flexibility, and will increase capacity from 44 mtpa to 55 mtpa. York Civil was awarded the contract for the final civil works onshore. Scope…

Black Creek Diversion Channel

Contract Period:

March 2014 - December 2014

The ash dam at Tarong Power Station contains approximately 41,000m³ of ash. At the planned rate of filling, the dam will reach its maximum ash capacity in the year 2020. It was therefore necessary to increase the space available for ash…

Prominent Hill Tailings Storage Facility Stage 3 Raise

Contract Period:

April 2014 - November 2014

York Civil was awarded the construction work (Stage 3) for the raising of the tailings storage facility within the Integrated Waste Landform at Prominent Hill mine site, 650km northwest of Adelaide. Works include bulk earthworks to raise the existing upstream zone…

Spring Gully Water Treatment Facility Feed Dam

Contract Period:

January 2014 - July 2014

Spring Gully is a gas extraction and processing operation owned by Australia Pacific Liquefied Natural Gas Pty Ltd (APLNG Pty Ltd) and operated by Origin Energy. The site consists of three gas plants; Spring Gully, Taloona and Strathblane. Associated water…

Bowen Basin Coal Mine Infrastructure Projects

Contract Period:

June 2012 – August 2013

In early 2011 York Civil was awarded three major coal mine infrastructure development contracts in Queensland’s Bowen Basin, at South Walker Creek, Broadmeadow, Caval Ridge and Daunia mines. The client representative for these projects was Bechtel with whom York Civil…

Olympic Dam Civil Works and Mine Maintenance

Contract Period:

March 1995 – September 2012

Olympic Dam, located in remote outback South Australia, is a multi-mineral ore body containing uranium oxide, copper, gold and silver and is Australia’s largest underground mine. From 1995-2012 York Civil performed civil works and maintenance for the Olympic Dam mine site. During the…

Arrium Whyalla Projects

Contract Period:

May 2011 – August 2012

York Civil has undertaken key projects for Arrium Mining and Minerals at their iron ore facilities in and around Whyalla. The first project at the Whyalla Steelworks involved the demolition of two existing severely heat-affected bridges and the construction of two…

Cadia Pumping Stations for Newcrest

Contract Period:

November 2010 – June 2011

York Civil was responsible for the construction of the water supply pump stations and tankage at the Cadia East mine in central New South Wales. This included works at the Belubula River Pump Stations 1 and 2, Happy Mountain Pump…

Kanmantoo Copper Gold Processing Plant

Contract Period:

October 2010 – May 2011

The Kanmantoo Copper Mines project is located in the Adelaide Hills region of South Australia and produces copper-gold and silver-lead-zinc mineralisation. As one of the first contractors on site York Civil was responsible for approximately 50,000m3 of earthworks including excavations,…

Olympic Dam Tailings Disposal Upgrade

Contract Period:

July 2010 – January 2011

BHP Billiton required an increase in the capacity of the existing tailings storage facilities.  The works to achieve this comprised of the construction of a new tailings dam, associated piping and pumping works. York Civil was contracted to undertake the…

Roxby Downs Township Development

Contract Period:

June 2007 – December 2008

Roxby Downs is located in a remote desert approximately 600km north of Adelaide, South Australia. The expansion was required to cater for a growth from 4,000 to 10,000 residents due to the anticipated Olympic Dam expansion. York Civil undertook all…

Prominent Hill Copper Gold Processing Plant

Contract Period:

Augusts 2007 – June 2008

Prominent Hill mine is located 650km northwest of Adelaide and produces ore concentrate with copper, gold and silver. York Civil was contracted to construct the civil and structural components of the process plant including the crusher, flotation, concentrate filtration, tailings…

Prominent Hill 132kV Transmission Line

Contract Period:

May 2007 – May 2008

OZ Minerals’ Prominent Hill Mine is located 650km northwest of Adelaide and produces ore concentrate comprising of copper, gold and silver. York Civil undertook the construction of the footings and associated civil works for the transmission towers for the 150km…

Angas Zinc Civil Works

Contract Period:

September 2007 – March 2008

The Angas Zinc project located at Strathalbyn, South Australia, involved the construction of a zinc processing plant including crusher, ore storage facility, transfer foundations, grinding, flotation, concentrate handling and other miscellaneous structures. The majority of work was structures based. Major…

Olympic Dam Tailings Dam Embankment Raising

Contract Period:

January 2000 – September 2007

York Civil was engaged in an eight year contract with Western Mining Corporation to continually raise 11km of tailing dam embankments, to assist with the ongoing expansion and production of the Olympic Dam multi-mineral mining operation. The contract went through…

Olympic Dam Extraction Plant Enhancement and Concrete Main Tank

Contract Period:

March 2002 – July 2003

York Civil undertook works to rebuild the copper and uranium extraction plants at Olympic Dam on the process drain tank, solvent tank, raffinate tank, treatment area and pipe rack footings for the uranium copper solvent extraction concentrate main tank project.…