The East Intercourse Island Stackers Replacement Project comprises of the construction of three new stackers  and seven new trippers to replace the existing machines.

The stackers are rail mounted luffing, slewing and long travelling machines designed to stack iron ore onto a stockpile over the entire longitudinal travel length.

The project utilises multiple safety systems to ensure the functional safety of the site, and is fully complaint to all AS4024.1503 Australian safety standards.

The site is located on East Intercourse Island, Dampier WA. The replacement machines are capable of sustaining a 25DMTPA rate.

SG Controls’ scope for this project includes:

  • Engineering Services
  • Electrical and Instrumentation design
  • Commissioning management for Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation and Process Control Systems