|Ashburton Transhipment – Marine Environmental Studies & Approvals
|Mineral Resources Limited
|2020 and ongoing
|About the Project
O2Marine conducted a Marine Environmental Pre-Feasibility Study and desktop review to assess potential impacts on conservation features and provide recommendations on design and necessary marine studies for the project. Subsequently, O2 Marine was engaged to conduct monitoring programs, including water and sediment quality, benthic habitats, bio-contaminants, marine fauna, bathymetric surveys, and hydrodynamic modelling for the bitterns and dredge plume dispersion.
O2Marine is currently guiding MRL through the marine elements of the environmental approvals phase and preparing the suite of referral supporting documents, including: