Proposed Synthetic Rutile Plant Expansion, Narngulu Industrial Estate, Geraldton

Project
Proposal description: 

AMC Mineral Sands Ltd, the mineral sands division of Renison Goldfields Consolidated Limited, proposes to expand its synthetic rutile plant on the Narngulu Industrial Estate located 11 km south-east of Geraldton.

After expansion, the synthetic rutile plant will occupy some 47 hectares of the 465 hectare Estate. The expansion will increase synthetic rutile production from 112,500 to 260,000 tonnes per annum. This expansion arises from an increased demand for the synthetic rutile product.

Assessment Number: 
243
Region: 
Referred under EP Act: 
s38
Industry sector: 
Last updated: 
27 December 1989
Current Status: 
Ministerial Statement published
Ministerial Statement published