SRM Southern Pit Geometry Optimisation Project

Completed:  2020 (inclusive of Stages 1 and 2)

Project Value:  $17.8 M


Creek Diversion project to allow expansion of an existing open-cut pit. Included:


Construction of a new low-flow channel for the diverted creek


Topsoil strip, regrading, topsoil spread and revegetation to create a new floodplain


Construction of levees to contain the diverted creek in flood events
Light vehicle road construction, including concrete box culverts and corrugated metal pipe culverts
Supply, welding and installation of new DN315 HDPE pipelines and relocation of existing DN630 pipeline