Thiess is the world's largest mining services provider - their expertise covers most of the world’s commodities including metallurgical and thermal coal, lignite, iron ore, copper, nickel, gold, and diamonds.
BLJ was tasked to provide specialized services in building gas plants for a new construction site by Thiess.
BLJ was asked to be involved in this project to provide various services, predominately; On-Site Machining & Controlled Bolting. This meant that across the numerous projects that were running simultaneously and all equally important with different desired outcomes and target goals. 4 BLJ technicians were engaged by Thiess to machining flanges from ¾’’to 42” on a permanent roster basis to work together with Thiess employees to meet the targeted goals. Our services also extended to tensioning various stud sizes from 1-1/4” to 2-1/2” and also pipe cutting and prepping from 6” to 42”.
BLJ played an integral role in constructing various Gas plants on this project. Our efficiency means Thiess maintained BLJ’s involvements throughout the entire project until the decommissioning phase to ensure that all sites were fully operational and compliant. This was the main goal of the head contract and it was achieved successfully.