Mining and Resources

Woodlawn Mine Upgrade Earthworks

Tarago Operations Pty Ltd (Heron Resources)

Ertech constucts Woodlawn Mine Upgrade Earthworks

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Fast Facts

Location: Tarago, NSW

Contract Value: $12M

Start: August 2017

Completion: March 2018


Ertech’s contract is for the earthworks scope for the development of the Woodlawn Project. The earthworks will be the first significant site development activity at the commencement of construction with the scope of work covering:

  • Construction of the main road access from the sealed Collector Road
  • Earthworks and drainage for Process Plant Site, Administration Area, ROM Pad and Pollution Control Dam
  • Haulage road construction from the plant site to the underground box cut
  • Excavation of the box cut for the underground access
  • Construction of Tailings Storage Facility 4



  • Our proposal was based on optimising cut to fill of material and processing material on site.
  • The Woodlawn project is based at the former Woodlawn Mine Site located 30km south of Goulburn and 220km southwest of Sydney, and comprises two significant poly-metallic resource-based assets; the Woodlawn Underground Project and the Woodlawn Tailings Retreatment Project.