Weekly Update 22nd March

• Construction of the site compound was the focal point of activity. • Levelling of the site compound hard stand area continued while more office facilities were installed and a carpark established. Compound electrical and plumbing works have commenced and temporary power is in place. • Concurrent with vegetation clearing, sediment controls are being progressively…

Weekly Update 15th March

No new ground disturbance/clearing works were conducted during this period. Current Clearing Allowance used – 2.8% Cultural Heritage team continued with clearance survey of areas along the access track alignment progressing from approximately WTG 40 through to WTG 51. Work on the site compound is continuing with land being cleared ahead of site offices being…

Weekly Update 8th March

• Site establishment and vegetation clearing along access track alignment has continued. Additional areas have been handed over to the Contractor after completion of the environmental, UXO and cultural assessments. • Activities at the Powerlink Queensland (PLQ) substation bench have commenced, with vegetation clearing complete and bulk earthworks set to commence. • Further levelling of…

Local Procurement

Local procurement has commenced, with: • Koppens and Mareeba Crane Hire constructing the concrete culvert to protect the irrigation channel during December 2016. • A new vehicle purchased from Mareeba Toyota, January 2017 • Contracting of the MBarBarrum Aboriginal Corporation to undertake Cultural Heritage surveys and assist with environmental surveys during the entire construction period.…