Rio Tinto Fuel Facility

Design Engineering was commissioned by Geraldton Engineering Group to provide civil, structural and mechanical engineering design and detailing services for a new, heavy and light vehicle refueling facility for Rio Tinto at 6 Mile Fuel Facility in Dampier, Western Australia.

The project objective was the construction of a new refueling facility to relieve congestion and mitigate safety risks at Rio Tinto’s existing fuel facility at 7 Mile. The new facility was to include new vehicle pavement slabs and associated services and pumping facilities.