CPB wins $130m contract for dust mitigation fences in Pilbara

Dust mitigation fences

CIMIC Group’s CPB Contractors been selected by BHP to deliver its Wind Fences Project:

  • Construction will be at Nelson Point and Finucane Island at Port Hedland
  • The fences will abate dust emissions and prevent net increases over time
  • The 30 metre high fences, which span a length of two kilometres
  • Fences will be fabricated and built in Western Australia
  • Construction expected to start in August 2022 and take 14 months to completion
  • Up to 150 employees will be involved in the construction of the project, with up to 10 per cent Indigenous employment
  • fences first of their kind in Australia

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