Rio Tinto Koodaideri Rail Optical Fibre Project

29 August 2019

The Koodaideri ore development is a new iron ore mine that will be constructed for Rio Tinto (RTIO). The mine is located approximately 110 km west-north-west of Newman in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. To allow for the transportation of the Koodaideri iron ore product a new 170km rail spur is required, this will […]

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South Flank Piping & Electrical Package

16 April 2019

BHP’s South Flank deposit is located approximately 130 km by road north-west of the town of Newman, and approximately 8 km to the south of the Companys existing Mining Area C operation. Cape have been engaged by NRW to deliver piping and electrical packages as part of NRW’s bulk earthworks civil and concrete package.  This […]

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Perth to Bunbury Highway

12 February 2019

Scope of works included the installation of a dedicated fibre optic infrastructure along the Perth to Bunbury Highway to enable communications between the Traffic Operations Centre and the Intelligent Transport Systems  located on the highway. The installation of a pit and conduit infrastructure along the west side (northbound to Perth) included: 50km of 63mm HDPE […]

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Joondalup Line Pit and Pipe

12 February 2019

The Joondalup Line Pit and Pipe project consisted of the installation of: • A new main conduit route from Glendalough Station to Stirling Station including pits and pipe installation and UTX • A new main conduit route north of Stirling station including pits and pipe installation and UTX • A new main conduit route at […]

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Alcoa Services 275 Myara

12 February 2019

This project included the installation of: 10km of 315mm and 90mm HDPE pipe 10km HV Power cable 22km LV Power cable 12.5km of fibre optic cable Cape excavated 2 x trenches with a 65T trencher through pre-blasted rock, installing sand bedding, the services, sand cover and protection, and backfill and compaction; and completed 4 x HDD […]

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Signalling and Communications – Roy Hill Rail Line

12 February 2019

The scope of works undertaken by Cape included the installation of the backbone communications cables required for the Signalling and Communication Systems for the Roy Hill rail line. The project involved ploughing over 500km (266km of duel fibre) through the Pilbara and across environmentally sensitive areas as part of the construction of the brand new […]

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Rail Capacity Enhancement

12 February 2019

The Rail Capacity Enhancement projects were part of Rio Tinto Iron Ore’s plan to expand its iron ore export capacity. Over eighteen months, Cape worked with the principal to upgrade the communications & signalling infrastructure along Rio Tinto’s existing rail network near Cape Lambert in WA’s Pilbara region. 10 Sidings were involved: Separable Part 1 […]

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Chevron LNG Plant

12 February 2019

Cape installed a fibre optic cable from the existing Telstra network to the Chevron LNG Plant in Onslow. The works included: • Installation of 5595m of conduit • 5595m of fibre optic cable hauling through the conduit • Installation of 7 concrete 8 pits The project was challenging in nature due to the extremely swampy […]

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Parabadoo Mine Supply Upgrade

12 December 2012

The overall scope of works was to improve the capacity and reliability of the electrical supply to Paraburdoo assets, achieved through the replacement of the existing 11kV reticulation with a 33kV system. Scope also included the replacement of existing 11kV transformers with 33kV units of equal or greater capacity. Cape completed the supply and installation […]

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