Construction

Project schedule

The Project will have a five year contruction period with first polyhalite produced in 2021 and ramping up to 10 Mtpa by 2024.

Highways improvements to open up the access to the mine site and improve pedestrian safety in Whitby have been completed. Site preparation works at Woodsmith Mine have now started and will prepare the site for shaft sinking later this year. Sinking the main shafts at the mine site will continue until shaft fit out in 2021.