Jim Frith, McConnell Dowell’s executive general manager - pipelines, said “The collaborative Early Contractor Involvement approach adopted by Jemena has assisted McConnell Dowell and other project partners and key stakeholders to work together to provide optimized solutions for this project. We thank the Jemena team for providing us with this opportunity.
“We look forward to project execution so we can play our part in delivering the full benefits of this project to the community and other project partners. The project is an important addition to our significant track record of successful major pipeline and mechanical infrastructure delivery.”
The construction scope for this contract will include the 623 km high pressure gas pipeline, two compressor stations and gas treatment facilities. The value of this construction work is expected to exceed $300 million.