Thorburn Australia has a long relationship with Queensland Nickel spanning over 15 years. During this time, we have performed many varied projects including our assistance with the YEP (Yabulu Expansion Project).
For owners including Freeport to Alan Bond to BHP Billiton and finally the famous Clive Palmer, Thorburn Australia had been working on this site.
Projects undertaken exclusively by Thorburn Australia include:
• MHP Tippler Implementation (YEP)
• Ball Mill No. 1 PLC Upgrade
• Burner Management System
• 330 System 6 IO Migration
• 367 System 6 IO Upgrade Project (
• 367 Variable Speed Drive Upgrade (80 VSD’s)
• 370 Calciner Water Supply Projects
• Samson Feeder PLC Upgrade
• RO Water Treatment Plant
• 320 Bag House System
• 330 3.3kV Starters
• 380 Compact Bagging Station
• Site Wide Control System Network Audit