Cimeco, a subsidiary of Forge Group, has been awarded a $70 million contract by Rio Tinto for the design and construction of Fuel Infrastructure at both the West Angelas and Brockman iron ore mines in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.
Forge Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, David Simpson, said the 12-month contract adds to the list of major projects Rio Tinto has awarded recently to Forge subsidiaries.
“Forge has delivered multiple projects to Rio Tinto over a period spanning several years. They are a valued client, and we are very pleased to be awarded this latest contract.” Mr Simpson said.
“This Fuel Infrastructure project encompasses engineering, procurement and construction services, and will utilise the full suite of disciplines within the Cimeco business, including civil and concrete, structural, mechanical and piping, as well as electrical and instrumentation work.”
The Notice of Award is subject to the parties entering into an executed Contract.