Fluor's involvement in the coal industry began in 1957 when Fluor provided construction services at the Yallourn coal mine in Victoria, Australia. Fluor would later design and construct some of the country's major coal projects in Queensland, including Blackwater, Goonyella, Newlands, Collinsville and Abbot Point.
Over the past 60 years, Fluor has developed extensive capabilities in the development of coal projects and has provided study and engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) services to coal projects in other countries including Botswana, Canada, the United States and Columbia.
Fluor's technical and process experts have the capability and experience in:
- Associated mine infrastructure
- Coal handling
- Coal preparation plants
- Coal transportation
- Ore storage