Kwinana based construction group Simpec – have been awarded a contract extension worth $1.8 million by MSP Engineering for work on the Talison Lithium’s CGP2 project at the Greenbushes mine in Western Australia.
The total amount awarded to Simpec thus far is $7.8 million, in which latest extension is for the supply and install of all concrete footings across the site, as well as the final tails pump and required pipework. The additional scope also includes all required chute fabrication work at the chemical plant.
The CGP2 project is being managed by MSP Engineering, who are the head contractor for the design and construction of the plant. The project is due for commissioning in March 2019, and will double the capacity of the Talison mine to 1.3Mt of lithium concentrate per year.