Galvanize 71 – Sorel Award winners 2011

The winner of the Sorel Award 2011 for Industry Innovation was announced at the Galvanizers Association of Australia’s Annual Conference in October. The award was presented to: Hartway Galvanizers Naval Base for The Brockman 4 Project “Green with Envy”.

Hot dip galvanizing was sold as a “superior service” in this arid inland project. Rio Tinto’s Brockman 4 iron ore mine is located in the Pilbara, Western Australia and was officially opened in September 2010. The US$1.5 billion mine will have an initial output of 22 million tonnes per annum (Mt/a) of high-grade iron ore, with the opportunity to double that capacity as Rio Tinto’s expansion of its Pilbara operations continues.


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