Technical details
Rio Tinto

Rio Tinto required a gateway review of a proposed new mine development with associated rail infrastructure


SYSTRA was engaged to provide rail expertise for a gateway review of a proposed major capital project; the construction of a major new mine with major rail infrastructure. Providing inputs and recommendations in relating to schedule, readiness, technical and delivery risks and opportunities to maximise project benefits.


SYSTRA produced an independent report on completion that enabled the Client’s strategic decision making.

The project required analysis of:

  • Rail system design
  • Critical path
  • TILOS program
  • Logistics planning
  • Resourcing
  • Material supply
  • Budget
  • Approvals