T155: SOLOMON RAIL SPUR
Fortescue Metals Group engaged HEA Enterprise for a project consisting of 3M bcm of blasting through some challenging terrain and located near significant heritage sites.
Throughout this project HEA Enterprise provided specialist drill and blast services and:
- Assisted the contractor to develop a Blast Management Plan and the associated Critical Risk Assessments
- Assisted the contract to assess the location and implementation of blasting activities close to heritage sites
- Management of the contractor carrying out blasting activities
The project was completed with no damage to heritage sites, some being within 5 metres of the project and all activities were compliant with our client’s operational requirements and blasting specifications as well as government regulations.