Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal GC10 Contract

The Stage 1 development of the Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal is for the inloading, storage and outloading facilities of a 27 million tonne per annum coal export facility. The GC10 construction package comprises all civil and structural works associated with the facility located north of Hanson Road, Gladstone.

Our involvement

Aquenta was engaged by Abigroup/Golding Joint Venture (AGJV) to provide estimating assistance in preparation of the tender for the WICET GC10 Contract for Bulk Earthworks and Civil Works (North of Hanson Road). A contract was awarded to AGJV in September 2011 for construction of the following major elements:

  • Bulk earthworks
  • Drainage
  • Terminal access road
  • Associated electrical works
  • Stockyard gantry bund rail
  • Stockyard gantry trestle piled footings.

Cost estimating.

The outcome

Aquenta’s experience and expertise in estimating large scale civil works contributed to the success of this project from original tender and subsequent contract award through to the completion of the project.

Image courtesy of WICET.