Siltation Dams (Mt Thorley Coal Loader)

Mount Thorley Coal Loader placed a tender for the construction of four silt containment dams, associated drainage and earthworks and access roads. The work included excavating the four dams, obtaining suitable materials for the walls, excavating pump and pump shed pads, placement of Gabion rock baskets, hauling excess material to an onsite dump and constructing drainage and access roads. Oldknow Earthmoving and Haulage (OEH) were successful in its tender and the work was completed on time and within budget.