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WICET

Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal Pty Ltd (WICET) is owned and being developed by existing and potential coal exporters located in Queensland to provide increased long-term export coal capacity.

The Terminal will be located at Golding Point, to the west of the existing RG Tanna and Barney Point Terminals.

WICET aerialUltimately, the multi-billion dollar industry-owned and privately funded Terminal is expected to have export capacity of over 80 million tonnes per annum (Mtpa).

The WICET consortium includes eight Stage One owners:
  • Aquila Resources
  • Bandanna Energy
  • Caledon Resources
  • Cockatoo Coal
  • Northern Energy Corporation
  • Wesfarmers Curragh
  • Yancoal
  • Xstrata Coal
Currently under construction, Stage One will have a capacity of 27Mtpa and is due to be completed in early 2015. Yancoal’s 5.6% share of Stage One will be 1.5Mtpa, which is allocated to the Yarrabee Mine.

>> WICET website