Westug lands Rio Tinto work

A $156 million, five-year contract to provide towage services to Rio Tinto’s iron ore ports of Cape Lambert and Dampier in Western Australia’s Pilbara region has gone to Westug.

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Westug has extended its involvement with Rio Tinto by another five years.

The contract covers four terminals at Rio Tinto's two ports in the Pilbara.

Last year those ports shipped a combined 330.1 million tonnes of iron ore and plans are to grow that further.