BHP Group Ltd. – Young Project
BHP is a multinational company with headquarters in Melbourne, Australia that extracts and processes minerals, oil, and gas. BHP has mining operations in Australia, North America and South America.
Client Needs: The BHP Young Project was expected to mirror the Jansen Project in scale and design with lessons learnt and design optimizations added to this facility.
Engineering and design development of an optimized plant layout which included better maintenance and operability access throughout the plant and a reduced equipment list for potentially lowering the project CAPEX.
Location: Saskatchewan, Canada
Project Phases: Basic Engineering
Results: Project was deferred by the client after six months due to ongoing design and construction challenges on the Jansen Project which meant optimizations were not yet feasible.