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Cristal Mining


Gwindinup Sand Mine


Gwindinup, WA


This project was first season in rehabilitation of a mineral sand mine site.

The scope of work involved removing all waste material, backfilling mining area, replacing organic sand and topsoil ready for planting of native vegetation and pasture



Key activities:

  • Remove over 430,000 cubic meters of waste material and place as backfill in mining area
  • Replace over 50,000 cubic meters of organic sand
  • Reshape area to natural contours
  • Replace over 40,000 cubic meters of topsoil
  • Contour rip topsoil area ready for planting