Lithium deal

Staff reportersSouth Western Times
Kerman Contracting managing director Chris Kerman said they were excited about being part of yet another project in the Lithium market.
Camera IconKerman Contracting managing director Chris Kerman said they were excited about being part of yet another project in the Lithium market. Credit: Supplied

A Perth-based design and construction company has won the contract for the new lithium hydroxide production plant in Kemerton.

Kerman Contracting won the contract to design and construct a series of buildings and workshops for US-based company Albemarle’s new lithium production plant in Kemerton.

The contract includes designing and constructing a spodumene storage building, the acidified ore handling buildings and the tailings buildings, as well as a series of workshops for the new plant.

The company has completed projects at Talison Lithium’s chemical grade plant in Greenbushes and the Tianqi Lithium hydroxide processing plant in Kwinana.

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