Mt Keith Debottlenecking Project


BHP Nickel West


Pilbara, Western Australia


Detailed Design & Engineering

DRA has been engaged by BHP Nickel West to provide detailed engineering and design services to support the expansion of the crushing and grinding circuit at their Mt Keith operation, including new stockpile feed conveyors, coarse ore stockpile, reclaim conveyor, 16MW SAG Mill grinding circuit and an 11kV substation.

DRA’s scope includes:

  • Primary crusher conveyance
  • Ore Stockpile 2 conveyance
  • Ore Stockpile 2
  • Ore Reclaim Module 3
  • SAG Mill Module 3 (16MW Outotec mill will be free-issued by Client)
  • Sampling and analysis
  • Xanthate
  • Pipe/cable racks and corridors
  • Process air and water services
  • DCS system
  • Laydowns
  • 11kV substation
  • High Voltage (HV) distribution