Project Experience

Prima has provided services on the projects listed below:


BHPBIO FRCP Projects : Port Hedland Project Director Connell/Hatch Engineering
  • $70m Safety Upgrades including Conveyor Guarding
  • $16m OHTC Crane Replacement Program
Kemerton /Australind Titanium Dioxide Plant- Project Engineering & Design SCM Chemicals
  • $200m project to upgrade Australind Plant and Construct New Plant at Kemerton
  • Titanium Dioxide Plant Feasibility Lucky Metals Korea- Project Engineering SCM Chemicals
  • $300m Feasibility Study for completeTI02 Plant in Korea prior to detail design phase
  • Titanium Dioxide Plant -large number Sustaining Capital Projects SCM Chemicals
  • $12m Annual Capital Budget per year for 12 years
Stretch Project – Site Engineering Worsley Alumina – Seconded to Kaiser Engineers
  • $80m Debottlenecking Project for Red side and White side Team approx. 8 Persons
Third Train Expansion Project Worsley Alumina Tie-in Manager& Site Engineering Hatch Engineering
  • $1.2Billion Project, responsible for Site Tie-in Team approx. 14persons
Expansion and Growth Project Worsley Alumina Tie-in Manager Bechtel
  • $900m Manager responsible for Tie-in Design & Construction Group ( project placed on hold by client after 6 mths)
RDA7 Residue Drying Area Alcoa Wagerup – Project Manager Hatch Engineering
  • $13m project for RDA7 Residue Drying Area – 40Ha Civil Project
RDA8 Residue Drying Area Alcoa Wagerup – Project Manager Hatch Engineering
  • $60 million new 40 Ha Residue Drying Area,
  • New Freshwater Pump Station and Ring Main,
  • New Mud distribution header and upgrade to Mud
  • Pump Station, Upgrade to sand pump station,
  • New 3 x 22.0 KV Feeder, New 22.0KV Sub Station,
  • New 415v Sub Station for Freshwater Pumps
  • Upgrade to 415v Sub stations for mud pumping and sand pumping
Doral Mineral Sands – Project Manager
  • $1 million Project for Relocation of Feed Preparation Plant at Dardanup Minesite
Wandoo Offshore Platform – Engineering Design and Drafting Leightons Contracting
  • Design of Slipforming / Formwork and Concrete delivery system for Cells
  • Method Study Statements for Construction of the Offshore Platform
  • Miscellaneous Steel Structures
BHPBIO Port Hedland – Sustaining Capital Project Manager Connell/Hatch Engineering
  • Oversize Reclaim Crusher at BI – $1 million
  • Mobile Reclaim Hopper – $1.3 Million
  • Diesel Overflow Protection – $245,000
  • Conveyor Disk Brakes Replacement – $1 million
  • Diesel Lines Replacement-$1 million
  • Miscellaneous conveyor/dust collection upgrades
Alcoa Wagerup – provided Project Managers on Capital Projects thru Hatch Engineers (AHA)
  • Runoff Collection Pond No 1 – $5.1 million
  • Residue Area 7 Construction – $13 million
  • Residue Carbonation Project – $24 million
  • Falling Film Evaporator – $5.5 million
  • Shiploader upgrade at Bunbury Port-$3.3 million
  • Calciner Hydrate Bypass upgrade- $616k,
  • Air Quality Upgrade – $515k
Alcoa Pinjarra – Project Managers on Capital Projects thru Hatch Engineers (AHA)
  • $36.4m 9000 TPD Upgrade Project.
  • debottleneck key areas of the plant to increase production to 9000 TPD.
  • Managed Design Team including 4 x Project Team Leaders
Alcoa Pinjarra – Portfolio Manager Annual Capital Budget (Alcoa Kaiser Alliance)
  • Responsible for all projects carried out at the Refinery with a budget of $40 m
  • Duties included management of project delivery, budget control, and liaison with client
Worsley Alumina Refinery small number of Sustaining Capital Projects
Wesfi/Wespine small number of Capital Projects
Nufarm small number of Capital Projects