Owner: Wesfarmers Curragh
Client: SKM/Wesfarmers Curragh
Project Value: $33million
Duration: 14 months
Peak Labour Force: 70 personnel
Wesfarmers appointed Walz Group in 2014 to undertake the construction and procurement requirements for the Curragh run-of-mine (ROM) upgrade project.
Located near Blackwater in Central Queensland, Curragh is one of Australia’s largest independent coal mines, producing around 8.5 million tonnes of export metallurgical coal and 3 million tonnes of domestic steaming coal every year.
Walz Group supplied a team of highly skilled construction personnel to ensure the project’s completion timeframe of the December 2015 was met.