Crushing Services International engaged ECM as the fabrication, supply and installation SMP contractor for the Christmas Creek Tanks and Thickeners project.

As a key part of the Fortescue Metals Group ore processing facility expansion at the Christmas Creek mine, ECM was faced with tight time constraints for this project.

The project was completed on time and increased the facility’s capacity for ore processing to 95Mtpa.

Scope of Work

  • Fabrication and installation of two x 15m diameter water tanks and a 45 metre diameter thickener.
  • Fabrication and construction of site tanks including process water tanks.
  • Fabrication and installation of wet plant pipework.
  • Client: Crushing Services International (CSI)
  • Location: Christmas Creek, WA
  • Dates: Nov 2011 – Mar 2012
  • Value: 2 million
  • Hours: 9,000