PROJECTS

Snapper Mineral Sands Project

MARKET MINING  |  SECTOR BASE MINERALS 
Origin(s)

Surabaya, Indonesia

Destination(s)

Snapper Mineral Sands Project Site, Pooncarie, New South Wales

Project

Snapper Mineral Sands Project

 

Equipment

Steel Float Line Pontoons

Total Volume

10,000 cbm

Total Weight

3,000 mt

Heaviest Lift

80 mt

 
Year

2010

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Westlink was engaged to provide a multimodal logistics solution for of two hundred and twelve (212) steel float line pontoons from Surabaya, Indonesia to Pooncarie, New South Wales, to be used in the construction of a floating wet concentrator for Cristal Resources Snapper Mineral Sands Project.

SCOPE

  • Pre-shipment inspections at fabrication yard in Surabaya, Indonesia

  • Tug and barge – from fabrication yard to vessel hook at Surabaya anchorage

  • Multipurpose Vessel (MPP) – Surabaya to Adelaide

  • Oversized haulage – vessel hook to Snapper Mineral Sands Project site at Pooncarie

  • Construction coordination – coordination with site team to unload trailers into laydown

Mining Specific Logistics

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Zero LTIs

  • 10,000 cubic metres (cbm) of steel with heaviest lift 80 metric tons

  • MPP interface with tug and barge

  • Police escorted transport of oversized pontoons from Adelaide to project site 520 kilometres away

  • Delivery to laydown at Snapper Mineral Sands Project site without disruption to construction activities

GALLERY