Boral Construction Materials Group Ltd, Macquarie Road Quarry
Boral Construction Materials Group Ltd proposes to establish a hard rock and gravel quarry with a production and processing capacity of 200,000 cubic metres per annum. The site is located 4 kilometres north-west of Campbell Town, on a mining lease of 75 hectares, which was formerly operated for bauxite extraction by another company. The proposed operation will involve crushing and screening of the material, as well as drilling and blasting.
Case for Assessment open for public comment until: 9/10/2021
Gaspersic Contracting Pty Ltd, Heemskirk Quarry, Granville Harbour - Capacity Increase
Gaspersic Contracting Pty Ltd proposes to increase the annual extraction and handling limit for their existing hard rock quarry on Heemskirk Road, Granville Harbour. The quarry currently operates under a Level 2 permit and proposes to increase the maximum limit from 18,000 cubic metres to 50,000 cubic metres per annum.
Case for Assessment open for public comment until: 18/9/2021
Deep Creek Road Sawmill and Kiln, Wynyard
CLTP Panel Products Pty Ltd proposes to intensify production at an existing sawmill and kiln at Deep Creek Road, Wynyard. Eucalyptus nitens, or plantation hardwood timber, will be sawn and kiln dried on site to produce rough-sawn boards. Kilns used to dry the timber will be fueled by LPG and a timber residue fired heat plant.
Case for Assessment closed for public comment: 28/8/2021
Artec Woodchip Mill Upgrade, Bell Bay
Artec Pty Ltd proposes to continue using both a diesel and electric chipper, and are seeking to use the diesel chipper more than 120 hours per month until such time as a second electric chipper is constructed.
No change is proposed to maximum production quantity of 600,000 bone dry metric tonnes per year.
Assessment Commenced: 1/3/2019
Biofuels Tasmania Pty Ltd, Wood Pellet Mill, Lonnavale
The proposal is for a wood pellet mill to be constructed on the site of an existing wood production facility on the Neville Smith Forest Products sawmill leasehold at Southwood. The proposed facility will produce up to 400,000 tonnes of wood chips per annum which will be processed into up to 200,000 tonnes of wood pellets per annum. The footprint is within an area of previous industrial activity.
Assessment Commenced: 7/4/2020
Gadtech Materials Pty Ltd, Sunshine Quarry, Maydena
The proposal involves the establishment and operation of a quarry (including blasting) and materials handling activity (crushing, screening) at mining lease 2065P/M, located on Sunshine Road approximately six kilometres north-west of the township of Maydena on land managed by Sustainable Timbers Tasmania (STT) and private freehold land.
Assessment Completed 23/8/2021
MMG Australia Pty Ltd, South Marionoak Tailings Storage Facility, Rosebery
MMG Australia Pty Ltd is proposing to construct a tailings storage facility (TSF) to store approximately 25 million cubic metres of tailings on a greenfields site approximately 2 km west of Rosebery, West Coast. The project would also include access roads, tailings pipelines, and a pipe and possible vehicle bridge over Lake Pieman.
Draft guidelines closed for public comment: 7/8/2021
Venture Minerals Ltd, Mt Livingstone Mine
Venture Minerals Limited has proposed to construct and operate a hematite mine (direct shipping ore) off Pieman Rd, approximately 42 km by road west of Tullah.
Draft guidelines closed for public comment: 23/11/2012