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Cape Lambert Loco Wash FacilityCape Lambert WA

Sector
Infrastructure
Status
Completed
Client
Rio Tinto
Consultant
Calibre
Project value
$11.7M
Completion date
Early 2014
Delivery method
Open Tender
Additional involvement
  • Design & Construct

Pindan successfully tendered on the Design & Construct of the Cape Lambert Loco Wash Facility for Rio Tinto.

The Rail Capacity Enhancement (RCE) project is part of Rio Tinto Iron Ore’s (RTIO) plan to expand its iron ore export capacity to 280 million tonnes per annum (Mtpa) for Phase 1. The locomotive auto wash facility was constructed south of the existing Cape Lambert RSM workshop at approximately the 9.5km mark. The locomotive manual wash facility was constructed immediately south of the Cape Lambert RSM workshop on Road 5.