Jacobs fast tracks Rio Tinto wharf job

NORMALLY wharves are stick-built. In a first of its kind approach, Jacobs split the wharf build for Rio Tinto’s Amrun bauxite operation in northern Queensland into seven jackets and stripped a year of build-time from the job.

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One of the jackets for the Amrun wharf being put into position.

The Chith Export Facility, comprising a 650m access jetty and 350m wharf will serve as a berth for ships while in port once the Rio Tinto bauxite mine becomes operational.

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