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FMG – Iron Bridge


FMG – Iron Bridge

Project Type



Mining Hub

Pilbara, Western Australia


Project Type Mining Hub
Location Pilbara, Western Australia
Completion 2021

Project Scope

Fortescue is one of the world’s largest producers of iron ore. Their new mining hub – Iron Bridge produces magnetite.

Global conveyor components manufacturer PROK has been awarded a major contract for the design, manufacture and supply of conveyor pulleys at the Iron Bridge Magnetite Project, a joint venture between Fortescue Metals Group subsidiary FMG Iron Bridge and Formosa Steel IB Pty. Ltd, near Port Hedland in Western Australia.

PROK will design, manufacture and supply around 170 complete pulleys from their Bayswater production facility in Perth, Western Australia. The pulleys will be installed across 25 new conveyors at the Iron Bridge site.

Key Statistics

500mm - 1200mm

The diameter will range from 500mm to 1200mm for the 170 conveyor pulleys.


The pulleys will support the 20mpta magnetite production produced by them mine.

25 conveyors

These pulleys will be installed across 25 conveyors

We are excited to be part of this project and proud to be delivering heavy duty engineered pulleys manufactured right here in Western Australia. We look forward to working closely with the client as the project progresses.

Wade Guelfi

PROK General Manager

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