project

MSP | TALISON LITHIUM - CHEMICAL GRADE PLANT 2 PROJECT

client
MSP Engineering Pty Ltd
location
Greenbushes | Western Australia
careers

Project Overview

date completed
June 2018

The CGP2 Project involves construction of a new standalone Lithium Chemical Grade Plant, including a crushing facility at Talison Lithium Australia’s (Talison) operations at Greenbushes in Western Australia. The CGP2 project will significantly expand production of lithium oxide concentrates from Greenbushes, and is in response to the growing demand for them as a key feedstock for the manufacture of lithium ion batteries used for electric vehicles, battery storage and consumer electronics. The project is scheduled for completion in the second quarter of 2019. Once complete, it will be the most technically advanced Lithium Oxide facility in Western Australia.

Once complete, it will be the most technically advanced Lithium Oxide facility in Western Australia.

Client Overview

Talison has appointed MSP Engineering Pt Ltd (MSP) as Head Contractor to design and construct the CGP2 Project. MSP is a leading engineering and project delivery company, which specialises in the development of mineral processing facilities and associated infrastructure around the world.

Over the last decade, MSP has successfully delivered over $500 million of resource development projects.

Scope of Work

The underground services scope of work is for supply and installation of direct buried HV cable and construction of concrete cable pits.

The scope included:

  • Construction management
  • Supply and installation of HV cables
  • Construction of concrete cable pits
  • Fabrication and installation of cable pit covers
  • Supply and installation of Fibre Optic conduit and pits

This project was completed on time and Incident and Injury Free.

Key Facts

The project is scheduled for completion in the second quarter of 2019. Once complete, it will be the most technically advanced lithium oxide facility in Western Australia.