DSL Pond Cleaning Services

  • The project encompasses the remediation works of 29 Crystalliser Ponds at the Dampier Salt Limited Port Hedland facility following the extreme weather event which damages the facility in early 2019. 
  • Austral was contracted to provide pond establishment works, grading and removal of contaminated material, levee construction and ramp removal.
  •  Site works consist of de-watering of crystalliser ponds, the removal of contaminated mud spoil washed into the crystalliser floor 
  • Levee remediation works (inclusive of reinstating Crystalliser batters, reinstating windrows and grading of access tracks) 
  • Repair of washouts along Haul Roads and access tracks. Each Crystalliser pond consisted of ~2400lm of batters to be repaired utilising existing salt and imported material
  • Salt management procedures have been implemented to ensure positive works around the salt facility including an on-site automated Wash-Bay

The Project