Steel Pencil were contracted by the owner Oceana Gold to facilitate all the shop drawing, both structural and mechanical for the entire site. The proximity of our production office in Manila, Philippines meant that the client had easy access to information throughout the design and detailing phase. The project was managed by our New Zealand office which demonstrated Steel Pencil's ability to ma
Duplication of the Lake Vermont Coal Mine, located 19 km north east of Dysart, Queensland, is underway. HVAC Industrial commissioned Steel Pencil to provide shop drawings for the mechanical platework located in the coal handling and processing plant (CHPP). More than 80 mechanical items were commissioned ranging from sump boxes to discharge and product chutes and sumps. The project is a good
The bin was delivered in four modules with dimensions of 25m long, 9m wide and averaging 5m high. The average weight was 90 tonne for each module and was transported ‘breakbulk’ packs rather than conventional shipping containers. This method of transport allows for faster on and off-loading, improved safety and logistical ease.
2,500+ tonnes of mechanical chute and plate work for BHP Billiton’s Marradong Project in Western Australia. The mine will join the existing 51km overland conveyor to the alumina refinery, near Collie. The overland conveyor is one of the longest in the world and will increase bauxite capacity to 2870 tonnes (dry) per hour. Scope included surge bins, feed hopper, ROM bin and miscellaneous chutewo
Steel Pencil were commissioned aid in supplying the shop drawings for the Boddington Gold Mine. It is noted as the largest undeveloped gold mine in Australia.
Steel Pencil were commissioned to supply the shop drawings for the Lake Vermont Coal Handling & Preparation Plant. This was also the first joint venture between Thiess & Sedgman.
As a follow on to Steel Pencils work on the plate-work section of the Prominent Hill Mine, Steel Pencil were also awarded the detailing for the Tundish's & the Skirts to the sides of the conveyors.