PROJECTS

Dampier Bunbury Pipeline Upgrade

MARKET ENERGY  |  SECTOR DOMESTIC GAS
Origin(s)

Kuantan, Malaysia

Destination(s)

Henderson, Australia

Project

Dampier Bunbury Pipeline Upgrade

Equipment

Coated Line Pipe

Total Volume

14,000 cbm

 
Total Weight

7,200 mt

Year

2009

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Westlink was engaged to provide a multimodal logistics solution for 35 kilometres of 3LPE coated line pipe from Kuantan Henderson, Australia. The line pipe was required for an upgrade to a section of the Dampier Bunbury Pipeline (DBP). The DBP is critical infrastructure that delivers gas to residents and industry of Western Australia.

SCOPE

  • Pre-shipment quarantine inspection at coating yard in Kuantan, Malaysia

  • Multipurpose Vessel (MPP) – Kuantan, Malaysia to Henderson, Australia

  • Haulage, unloading and marshalling – delivery of line pipe within port limits at laydown yard

Mining Specific Logistics

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Zero LTIs

  • 14,000 cubic metres (cbm) of pipe delivered

  • Specialised vessel selection used for 8 consecutive breakbulk shipments

  • Design and assembly of ‘floating’ dunnage floor for damage-free stowage

  • Marshalling yard management including sensitive pipe handling and laydown

  • Zero damage to sensitive pipe coating in handling and stow

GALLERY