worsley refinery expansion 2012

  • South32 Worsley Alumina Pty Ltd - Citizen Space

    GHD | Report for South32 Worsley Alumina Pty Ltd - Hotham Mine Expansion and Refinery Production Increase, 6135381 | 2 1.4 Location of the proposal The Hotham Mining Extension is located at the BBM, which is located approximately 3 km from the town of Boddington and 130 km south-east of …

  • Worsley refinery costs explode - smh.com.au

    BHP chiefs remain confident that the expanded Worsley refinery in Western Australia will prove an earner, despite rising costs. What's more, first production from the expansion has been pushed ...

  • Refinery cost riles BHP board - smh.com.au

    THE managing director of BHP Billiton, Marius Kloppers, has endured one of his toughest board meetings explaining why expansion costs at the Worsley alumina refinery in Western Australia have ...

  • Worsley | The Australian Aluminium Council

    Worsley most recent expansion completed in 2012 increased production capacity to 4.6 million tonnes per annum. More than 1,800 people are employed across Worsley’s operations. Many more jobs have been created through the employment of sub-contractors and through the support of …

  • Bauxite and Alumina - USGS

    bauxite and alumina were obtained by the u.S. Geological ... Alumina production at BHP Billiton Ltd.’s Worsley refinery ... reached in the first quarter of 2012. The expansion to 3.6 Mt/yr from 1.5 Mt/yr had been completed in July 2009. The refinery

  • Jobs in Worsley WA 6225 - SEEK

    Find your ideal job at SEEK with 541 jobs found in Worsley WA 6225. View all our vacancies now with new jobs added daily!

  • Worsley Alumina

    Prior to this, Noel spent three years at the Worsley Alumina Refinery in Western Australia as Maintenance Manager before returning to South Africa in 2012, where he was most recently Vice President Operations for South Africa Aluminium.

  • Worsley Alumina - Wikipedia

    Worsley Alumina comprises a bauxite mine located near the town of Boddington and an Alumina refinery located near Worsley. Ore is mined then transport 50 km to the refinery via an overland conveyor system.

  • Offshore Modularisation on a Large Scale - A Case Study ...

    Anthony then spent 2½ years in Perth, heading the preassembly program on the Worsley Alumina Refinery Expansion. Anthony returned to the east coast of Australia to look at smart ways to execute several coal expansion projects, ultimately progressing to loadout manager for the modules in China and load-in manager at Hay Point.

  • Mining Weekly - Worsley refinery and mine, Australia

    The expansion consists of a construction project to upgrade the capacity of the refinery, the expansion of Worsley’s mining operations near Boddington and the upgrade of Worsley’s port ...

  • Worsley Alumina Pty Ltd, Collie, Western Australia, 6225

    The Alumina Refinery (Worsley) Agreement Act 1973 ratified the Agreement between the State Government and Joint Venturers, which provided the basis for the Worsley Project to proceed. This required the Joint Venturers to prepare and submit an Environmental Review and Management Program (ERMP) before project operations could commence.

  • BHP Billiton says it may cut jobs at Worsley Alumina - Yahoo

    May 27, 2014· * $3 bln expansion of Australian plant completed last year * Boosted alumina refinery capacity to 4.6 mln tonnes a year * Took $2.2 billion writedown on Worsley in 2012 …

  • BHP approves Worsley expansion project | Business News

    BHP Billiton Ltd has pressed the button on a $2.5 billion expansion of its Worsley Alumina refinery, after rising costs threatened to derail both the Worsley project and a similar expansion planned by Alcoa at its Wagerup alumina refinery.

  • Media Statements - Plans for Worsley Alumina refinery ...

    21/2/96 Resources Development Minister Colin Barnett has welcomed plans by Worsley Alumina to undertake an $80 million expansion of its refinery near Collie in the South-West of Western Australia.

  • Worsley Alumina - Efficiency and Growth Increase of ...

    Worsley Alumina Pty Ltd (Worsley) proposes to upgrade the Worsley refinery in order to increase production to 4.4 million tonnes per annum (Mtpa). Worsley has approval under Part IV of the Environmental Protection Act, 1986 for production of 3.7Mtpa, and the refinery …

  • Implementation of a reheat steam cycle to maximise ...

    Abstract. The expansion of the Worsley Alumina refinery in Western Australia from an annual output of 3.5–4.6 million tonnes of alumina per annum provided the incentive for increased efficiencies in both the refinery process and the steam raising plant.

  • Delay, $1.2bn cost blowout hits BHP's Worsley alumina project

    While the Worsley refinery equipment itself is not particularly complex, BHP's problems came from not allowing for the complexities of building a big expansion into the operating Worsley site.

  • Multi-Fuel Cogeneration at Australia's Worsley Alumina ...

    Jan 09, 2012· Multi-Fuel Cogeneration at Australia's Worsley Alumina Refinery on Track for Completion, an Industrial Info News Alert • January 9, 2012

  • UPDATE 2-BHP ups its cost estimate for Worsley to $3 bln ...

    Jun 23, 2011· The expansion project will lift capacity of the Worsley refinery from 3.5 million tonnes per annum (Mtpa) of alumina to 4.6 Mtpa at full capacity through expanded mining operations, additional ...

  • Worsley Alumina Refinery - Australia - Mining Technology

    BHP says that the expansion project will lift capacity of the Worsley refinery from 3.5 million tons per annum (Mtpa) of alumina to 4.6 Mtpa ( capacity) through expanded mining operations, additional refinery capacity and upgraded port facilities.

  • Attachment to LC5928.dsd.Barnett

    Worsley Alumina Pty Ltd (1) Mining Lease 258SA was granted in accordance with the Alumina Refinery (Worsley) Agreement Act 1973, which is the responsibility of the Minister for State Development.

  • Multi-Fuel Cogeneration at Australia's Worsley Alumina ...

    January 09, 2012 01:00 ET. Multi-Fuel Cogeneration at Australia's Worsley Alumina Refinery on Track for Completion, an Industrial Info News Alert

  • Aluminium CSG Worsley Analyst Visit - bhp.com

    • Refinery situated at the head of the Augustus River catchment • Water comes from underground bores and surface run-off capture • Significant recycling of water at the refinery

  • Worsley Alumina | AC Engineering Services

    The total Worsley Expansion project will increase alumina production from 3.5 million tonnes to 4.6 million tonnes making it’s refinery one of the most efficient operations of it’s kind in the world.

  • Health Risk Assessments for Alumina Refineries

    See, for example, the Wagerup refinery, Pinjarra refinery, and Pinjarra residue HRAs undertaken on behalf of Alcoa, the Worsley refinery expansion HRA undertaken for BHP Billiton, and the QAL Gladstone refinery HRA undertaken for Queensland Alumina Limited.12,14–17 The outcomes of these HRAs were as follows.

  • The Purpose of Worsley Alumina Expansion Project to ...

    The purpose of the Worsley Joint Venture extension was to increase refinery capacity from 1.88mt/pa to 3.1mt/pa at minimal cost, within the shortest project duration. To achieve the objectives required innovative process and plant design, creating an obvious opportunity to introduce the latest ...

  • BHP Billiton - Worsley Alumina Refinery Expansion ...

    Summary WMI''s BHP Billiton - Worsley Alumina Refinery Expansion - Western Australia - Construction Project Profile is a crucial resource for industry executives and anyone looking to access key information about the Worsley Alumina Refinery Expansion construction project.

  • ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW AND MANAGEMENT …

    ALCOA WAGERUP REFINERY EXPANSION ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW AND MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME ... Environmental Review and Management Programme Wagerup Refinery Unit Three May 2005 Alcoa World Alumina Australia Page 38 ... Worsley Alumina presently shares some of Alcoa’s port facilities, but is in the process of constructing its own shiploader to handle the ...

  • Worsley, Western Australia - Wikipedia

    Worsley is a town in Western Australia located in the South West region near the town of Collie. The town is within the Shire of Collie . The town's name comes from the Worsley River , a tributary of the Collie River , which is located nearby.

  • Expansion of alumina production from 2.0 million tonnes ...

    the EPA prior to the commissioning of the Worsley refinery expansion. 11 . 1. Introduction and background 1.1 Purpose of this report This report and recommendations provide the Environmental Protection Authority's advice and

  • 2012 Minerals Yearbook - USGS

    In March, expansion of the Worsley alumina refinery near Boddington, Western Australia, to 4.6 million metric tons per year (Mt/yr) of alumina from 3.5 Mt/yr was completed.

  • AT WORSLEY ALUMINA - Alumina Quality Workshop

    The expansion project currently under construction will increase refinery production from 1.8 million tonnes per annum to 3.1 million tonnes per annum and further enhance Worsley Alumina’s ranking within the lowest quartile of the alumina producers cost curve (King, 1995).

  • Case note ACS 1000 variable speed drive improves ...

    expansion to increase the refinery production to 3.1 million tons of alumina per annum. This expansion was completed in June 2000. ABB LV and MV AC variable speed drives were specified by Worsley for this expansion. As a part of the expansion project, a new liquor burning facility was added, in which a large capacity kiln was an essential ...

  • Expansion for worsley alumina refinery - [PDF Document]

    Expansion for worsley alumina refinery; Post on 05-Jul-2016. 212 views. Category: Documents. 0 download. Report. Download; DESCRIPTION. Filtration Industry Analyst September 1997 NEW METHANOL PRODUCTION PLANT AT Chemical Industrie: Limited, a wholly-owned sub. sidiary of , a world leader…

  • South32 Worsley Alumina Pty Ltd - Citizen Space

    GHD | Report for South32 Worsley Alumina Pty Ltd - Hotham Mine Expansion and Refinery Production Increase, 6135381 | 2 1.4 Location of the proposal The Hotham Mining Extension is located at the BBM, which is located approximately 3 km from the town of Boddington and 130 …

  • Aluminium International Today

    BHP Worsley expansion project set for delay. ... enlarging the refinery and connecting a multi-fuel cogeneration unit, BHP said in a statement. First production is now expected in the first three months of 2012. BHP has previously said Worsley was set for completion in H1 2011.

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