Project Description

BCI Mineral Mardi Salt Project

(2018 – Present)

O2 Marine is currently engaged to undertake all required studies to support the environmental approval for capital dredging and onshore disposal projects for the Mardie Salt Project, WA. The project is being undertaken to enable the construction of solar salt infrastructure and a marine export facility including a causeway, 5 km trestle Jetty, shipping channel and anchorage ground.

Specialist studies included, coastal processes, marine benthic habitat mapping, benthic habitat loss assessment, sediment quality investigation, marine fauna desktop study, stakeholder consultation, terrestrial flora, and fauna investigations, preparation of marine environmental management plans and an ecotoxicity assessment.