Mammoet Australia awarded Fortescue’s Chichester Maintenance Master Service Agreement (MSA)
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Mammoet Australia awarded Fortescue’s Chichester Maintenance Master Service Agreement (MSA)

Fortescue Metals Group (Fortescue), the owner and operator of the Chichester Mining Hub, has appointed Mammoet to support with transportation and lifting services during their maintenance and shutdown activities. Mammoet was chosen to ensure those activities can be performed within schedule and budget.

Mammoet Australia’s MD Wouter Mink commented: We truly appreciate Fortescue having selected us and are looking forward to our collaboration at Chichester Hub. Mammoet has long-standing experience servicing operational mining sites and refineries in Australia, Europe and Canada. We will be able to bring this experience to the table for Fortescue to ensure we deliver safely and promptly on all the maintenance and shutdown requirements.

The Chichester Hub is located in the heart of the Pilbara region in Australia and produces approximately 100 million tonnes per annum of iron ore. Mammoet mobilised its first equipment and personnel in March 2017.


Mammoet helps clients improve construction efficiency and optimize the uptime of plants and installations. For that purpose, Mammoet offers solutions for lifting, transporting, installing and decommissioning large and heavy structures in the petrochemical, offshore, power, and civil industries. We believe our business is about time: uptime, turnaround time and time to market. To our customers, time is the currency that matters most. That’s why we strive to bring their deadlines forward. It’s an integrated daily effort, shared by everyone at Mammoet, in every aspect of our services: creative engineering, careful planning and safe delivery.

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