Woodie Woodie Mine Infrastructure

Client: Consolidated Minerals
Location: Woodie Woodie, WA
Start Date: August 2004
End Date: October 2005
Value: $8.5 million

Various contracts have been undertaken at Woodie Woodie comprising tailings dam, rehabilitation, removal of overburden, airport runway construction and road reconstruction and overlay works.


  • Shaping, contouring, ripping and placement of topsoil (RL284 – 248).

Removal of Overburden

  • Safety bund construction;
  • Topsoil strip;
  • Clear and grub; and
  • Excavation under double shift arrangement for 10,000bcm using D10 dozers, 631 scrapers,
    375 and 773 dump trucks, 345 excavators and D400 articulated dump trucks

Airport Runway Construction

  • Pavement construction – 2.2km x 100m;
  • Runway construction – 2.2km x 30m; and
  • Installation of drainage including culverts and headwalls

Road construction to the Skull Springs section

  • 30km of earthworks and embankment foundation;
  • Basecourse construction;
  • Culvert installation;
  • Stabilised floodways and creek crossings; and
  • Primer seal