Resources

Experience

The WGA resources team has project experience across a wide range of materials and processes including steelmaking, smelting, iron ore (hematite and magnetite), copper, gold, uranium, lead, zinc, cement, grain, salt, coal and mineral sands.

The highly dynamic resources sector requires a comprehensive suite of skillsets and knowledge to ensure the optimum delivery of projects that meet design, environmental, sustainability, compliance and safety objectives. Our commitment to design innovation is an asset in improving process and efficiencies for our clients and key project stakeholders. WGA’s whole of project lifecycle experience and breadth of knowledge ensures a holistic approach to the technical demands of resources projects.

Our team has extensive experience in the following areas of the Resources sector:

  • Pre-feasibility & feasibility studies

  • Engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM)
  • Plant maintenance engineering
  • Process plant infrastructure
  • Mine site infrastructure design
  • Remediation of damaged or deteriorated assets
  • Project management
  • Controls & SCADA
  • Construction management
  • Mine water management
  • Materials handling - facilities & machines
  • Shiploaders, stackers, reclaimers, conveyors, hopper bins
  • Crushing & screening
  • Rail & road in-loading & out-loading facilities
  • Life extension assessments
  • Shutdown planning scheduling
  • Critical plant replacement studies
  • Piping & pumping
  • Hydraulics & pneumatics 
  • 3D modelling
  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
  • Risk assessments
  • Constructability planning and reviews
  • 3D laser scanning
  • Functional safety assessments
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