Region:  Western Australia (Gascoyne)

Project: Infrastructure Development

Subsea 7 proposes to construct and operate a new pipeline fabrication facility adjacent to the western shoreline of Exmouth Gulf, at Learmonth, approximately 35 km south of the Exmouth townsite.  The proposed facility will allow the construction and launching of pipeline Bundles for the offshore oil and gas industry.

MBS has been engaged to manage the development of the Public Environmental Review (PER) to support the formal assessment of the project under Part IV of the Environmental Protection Act 1986 and under the Commonwealth Environmental and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999.

MBS has also been engaged to complete technical studies on:

  • Benthic Communities and Habitats.
  • Coastal Processes.
  • Marine Environmental Quality.
  • Marine Fauna.
  • Terrestrial Environmental Quality.