Metals and Minerals

Clough has served the minerals industry for over 30 years. 

Our comprehensive engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services assist clients to extract, process, store and export a variety of minerals including iron ore, coal, alumina, aluminium, copper, gold, limestone, mineral sands, nickel, pig iron, zinc and lead.

Clough’s fully integrated EPC services provide value at every phase of a project. With in-house engineering, procurement, and construction capabilities Clough can quickly mobilise people, material and equipment for a flawless project start up.

The unrivalled experience that Clough has with delivering projects in the Australian and Asian market place enables the development and implementation of project specific strategies that reflect the unique conditions of these markets. This includes project management, risk management, human resources and industrial relations planning, and HSE programs.

Together with our parent company, Murray & Roberts, Clough can offer an integrated project delivery solution to African minerals projects. This combines Clough’s engineering and project management expertise with Murray & Roberts extensive African-based construction resources, project management expertise and experience in local project delivery.

Engineering and project services are delivered through a number of contract frameworks including Master Service Agreements, EPCM, EPC and construct only models.

Related Projects

  • Anderson Point Facility (AP5)

    Anderson Point Facility (AP5)

    Client

    Fortescue Metals Group

    Location

    Port Hedland, Western Australia

    JV

    BAM Clough

    Scope of Work

    Design and construction of a 306-metre long wharf extension, seven berthing dolphins, and the supply and installation of wharf conveyor modules.

  • Wafi-Golpu Stage 1: Advanced Exploration

    Wafi-Golpu Stage 1: Advanced Exploration

    Client

    Morobe Mining Joint Venture (MMJV)

    Location

    Papua New Guinea

    Scope of Work

    Work will be conducted by Clough’s PNG subsidiary, Clough Nuigini, and involves the development of support infrastructure, including roads, bridges, a 500 man construction camp, power and water supply.

  • Roy Hill Iron Ore Package 3 Early Contractor Involvement (ECI)

    Roy Hill Iron Ore Package 3 Early Contractor Involvement (ECI)

    Client

    Roy Hill Infrastructure Pty Ltd

    Location

    Port Hedland, Western Australia

    JV

    Clough Forge

    Scope of Work

    Detailed review of all preliminary and Bankable Feasibility Study (BFS) documentation in a collaborative, open book approach with the client, to assist with development of final scope, schedule and contractual basis (including risk apportionment) to deliver a price for the construction phase and the Package 3 works.

  • Murray Basin Stage 2 Development

    Murray Basin Stage 2 Development

    Client

    Iluka Resources Limited

    Location

    Ouyen, Victoria

    Scope of Work

    The Murray Basin Stage 2 Development include the upgrade to Iluka's existing mineral separation plant in Hamilton. The EPCM contract includes construction of a re-locatable mining unit weighing approximately 900 tonnes and concentrator plants, together with associated infrastructure.

  • Murray Basin Stage 2 - Detailed Feasibility Study

    Murray Basin Stage 2 - Detailed Feasibility Study

    Client

    Iluka Resources Limited

    Location

    Ouyen and Hamilton, Victoria

    Scope of Work

    Detailed Feasibility Study (DFS) for the development of the Murray Basin Stage 2 minerals sand mining and processing plant.

  • Newmont Boddington Gold EPCM

    Newmont Boddington Gold EPCM

    Client

    Newmont Boddington Gold Mine Joint Venture

    Location

    Boddington, Western Australia

    JV

    Aker Kvaerner Clough Murray & Roberts Joint Venture

    Scope of Work

    Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM) of gold and copper processing facilities, capable of handling 35 million tonnes of ore per annum.

  • Cape Lambert Power Station EPCM

    Cape Lambert Power Station EPCM

    Client

    Rio Tinto

    Location

    Wickham, Western Australia

    Scope of Work

    Detailed design and procurement services on an EPCM basis.

  • Hismelt Kwinana Plant Project

    Hismelt Kwinana Plant Project

    Client

    Rio Tinto

    Location

    Kwinana, Western Australia

    JV

    Kvaerner Clough Joint Venture

    Scope of Work

    EPCM of a world first 800,000tpa pig iron processing facility.

  • Jimblebar Iron Ore Contract Mining

    Jimblebar Iron Ore Contract Mining

    Client

    BHP Iron Ore Pty Ltd

    Location

    50km east of Newman, Western Australia

    Scope of Work

    Mining and processing of iron ore scree and iron ore bedrock from the Ferro Gully area of the mining lease and loading into rail wagons at the mine site rail and sliding.

  • Koolan Island Approach Trestle

    Koolan Island Approach Trestle

    Client

    BHP

    Location

    Koolan Island, Western Australia

    Scope of Work

    Design, fabrication, demolition and site erection of the replacement conveyor structure and associated marine works.

  • Lihir Gold Mine

    Lihir Gold Mine

    Client

    Lihir Management Company Pty Ltd

    Location

    Lihir Island, New Island Province, Papua New Guinea

    JV

    Clough Niugini

    Scope of Work

    Design and construction of civil works, ROM pads, and a retractable subsea tailings disposal system, installed structural steel and process equipment for crushers, bins, conveyors, grinding mills, concentrator buildings, autoclaves, reagent facilities and gold room.

  • Stacker/Reclaimer Refurbishment

    Stacker/Reclaimer Refurbishment

    Client

    BHP Iron Ore-Goldsworthy

    Location

    Finucane Island, Port Hedland, Western Australia

    JV

    Noyes Clough JV

    Scope of Work

    Designed the upgrade of a 3,000tph stacker and reclaimer.