Energy & Resources
Billiran Geothermal Power Project, Orka Energy, Philippines
Orka Energy is developing a 50 MW geothermal power plant on Billiran Island in the Philippines, with the option of increasing the output to 100 MW. GHD's involvement is extensive, with our people providing a range of services including acting as owner's engineer for the power plant, steam field gathering system and the transmission line.
Hedland Power Precinct Project, Western Australia
As part of our transition with Horizon Power, GHD is providing EPCM services to the Hedland Power Precinct Project at Port Hedland in Western Australia. The project is intended to meet growing demand for power in the Pilbara region and will augment the generation and network capacity of the North West Interconnected System.
Grosvenor Mine, Anglo American, Australia
For the first time in Australia, an Earth Pressure Balance (EPB) Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) is being used to excavate access tunnels (drifts) for Anglo American’s Grosvenor Mine in Queensland, Australia. The TBM methodology has been developed with GHD’s assistance in providing detailed design and owner’s engineer services for the project.
Carmichael Coal Mine and Rail Project, Adani Mining, Queensland, Australia
The Carmichael Coal Mine and Rail Project includes building Australia’s largest thermal coal mine in the north Galilee Basin. As principal consultant for the project, GHD has spearheaded the Environmental Impact Statement and numerous studies covering ecology, hydrology, groundwater, air quality and noise.