Downer wins Rio Tinto Yandi contract

Downer EDI has been awarded an $80 million contract for electrical work at Rio Tinto’s Yandicoogina mine.

The mine is located approximately 100 kilometres north west of Newman, in Western Australia.

Downer will carry out the electrical and instrumentation component of the new process infrastructure at Junction South West and Junction South East at Yandi, as well as upgrade the existing facilities at Junction Central and the stockyards.

Work will begin early next year, with a scheduled completion date of March 2015.

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