Iron Bridge Magnetite Project

Project owner: IB Operations Pty Ltd, as agent for Iron Bridge Joint Venture between FMG Magnetite Pty Ltd and Formosa Steel IB Pty Ltd


Project Details:

The Iron Bridge Magnetite Project (Project) is for the development of a new magnetite mine (including processing and transport facilities) and associated infrastructure at the Iron Bridge Magnetite Project site to deliver 22 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) of high grade 67% Fe, magnetite concentrate product. The Iron Bridge site comprises the world class North Star and Glacier Valley magnetite ore bodies, located 145km south of Port Hedland. 


First production is expected by December 2022, with ramp up to full production run rate in 12 to 18 months.


IB Operations is seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified contractors and suppliers for Project tendering opportunities on the ICN Gateway.


Scope Overview:

The Project scope will require the establishment of new facilities, including:

  • mine
  • ore processing facility
  • slurry and return water pipeline
  • raw water pipeline
  • port infrastructure
  • non-process infrastructure, such as airstrip, village extension, telecommunications networks, electricity, water, sewage, and wastewater facilities. 


The Iron Bridge Project will be operated by IB Operations Pty Ltd, as agent for the Iron Bridge Joint Venture between FMG Magnetite Pty Ltd and Formosa Steel IB Pty Ltd.  IB Operations Pty Ltd is an Australian private company, which is owned by FMG Magnetite Pty Ltd and Formosa Steel IB Pty Ltd, each a participant in the unincorporated Iron Bridge Joint Venture.


Local and Indigenous participation:


In line with Fortescue’s commitment to supporting local Western Australian communities, requirements relating to the engagement of local and Indigenous vendors will be included in the selection criteria for the Iron Bridge Magnetite Project tendering opportunities.

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Project at a glance


WA Australia (Onshore)
Project Execution Phase
IB OPERATIONS PTY LTD

Contact Details


Georgie McInerney
Supply Chain Consultant
+61 8 9365 7491

Work Package
Documents
Full Scope EOI
Partial Scope EOI
Status
Accordian collapse

Operations

AccordianPlus 662NSP1001 Mine Fleet
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AccordianPlus NSC0034 Lubricants
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AccordianPlus 662NSC1006 Airport
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AccordianPlus 662NSP0018 Dart Valves
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AccordianPlus 662NSP2034 Agitators
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AccordianPlus 662NSP0001 Water Tanks
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AccordianPlus 662NSP0040 Steel Tanks
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AccordianPlus 662NSC5011 Car Hire
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AccordianPlus 662NSP2023 Analysers
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AccordianPlus 662NSP0011 Cable
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AccordianPlus 662NSP0036 CCTV System
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AccordianPlus 662NSP2052 Dam Pumps
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AccordianPlus 662NSP0020 HV Motors
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Note: The closing date/s for expressions of interest are subject to change.
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