Chichester Solar Farm
The Chichester Solar Farm supports the power infrastructure for Fortescue Metals Group Christmas Creek and Cloudbreak mining operations and the neighbouring Roy Hill mine. Maramara was engaged to undertake the civil works for the new solar farm, working across multiple mine sites and adhering to the stakeholders’ protocols.
• Construction of rail siding
• Clearing ~140 hectares
• Construction of all roads & substation benches, across 3 mine sites
• 70,000 sqm of hardstand for the panel installation
• Preparation of transmission line pads