PROJECTS

Cadia Valley Gold Mine Upgrade

MARKET MINING  |  SECTOR PRECIOUS METALS
Origin(s)

Qingdao and Tianjin, China

Destination(s)

Cadia Valley Gold Mine, Australia

Project

Cadia Valley Gold Mine Upgrade

 
Equipment

Stick steel, Modules and other Steel Fabrications

Total Volume

11,000 cbm

 
Total Weight

1,900 mt

Heaviest Lift

100 mt

Year

2011

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Westlink was engaged to provide a multimodal logistics solution for stick steel, modules and other fabrications from Qingdao and Tianjin, China to be used in the upgrade of a processing plant at Newcrest’s Cadia Valley gold operation in New South Wales, Australia.

SCOPE

  • Multipurpose Vessel (MPP) – Qingdao and Tianjin to Newcastle

  • Oversized haulage – Port of Newcastle to Cadia Valley project site

Mining Specific Logistics

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Zero LTIs

  • 11,000 revenue tonne with heaviest lift 100 metric ton

  • Consecutive shipment deliveries – on time and budget

  • Transport of stick steel, modules and fabrications to project site nearly 400 km from Newcastle

GALLERY