Private incremental costs

Status
In progress
Final report
26/04/2024

Under Aurizon Network’s UT5 we may approve the prudent and efficient value of private incremental costs (PIC) associated with private infrastructure, on request from an access seeker or Aurizon Network.

On 21 December 2023, Pembroke Resources requested that we approve a PIC amount for rail infrastructure related to the operation of its Olive Downs complex.

We are assessing Pembroke’s request in accordance with the requirements of UT5.

Based on the information provided to date, including engineering advice from Arcadis, we are considering accepting $125.2 million as the approved PIC amount.

Our draft decision and other relevant documents are available below.

Title Document
18 April 2024 Draft report Pembroke Resources PIC Claim – Draft Decision pdf, 152.12 Kb
18 April 2024 Consultant report Arcadis draft report (redacted) pdf, 3.07 Mb
21 December 2023 Submission Pembroke Resources PIC Claim – Application pdf, 405.78 Kb

On 13 April 2022, Bravus Mining and Resources requested that we approve a PIC amount for its Carmichael rail loop project and connecting infrastructure.

We released a draft decision on 10 October 2022, and after consideration of all issues raised, we approved a PIC amount on 15 December 2022.

Our final decision and all relevant documents are available for download below.

Title Document
15 December 2022 Final report Carmichael private incremental cost claim – Final Decision pdf, 166.80 Kb
19 December 2022 Final report Arcadis Final Report – Carmichael private incremental cost claim pdf, 10.18 Mb
07 October 2022 Draft report Carmichael private incremental cost claim – Draft decision notice 7 Oct pdf, 154.66 Kb
10 October 2022 Draft report Arcadis Draft Report – Carmichael private incremental cost claim pdf, 10.60 Mb

On 9 July 2021, Sojitz MDS Mining Pty Ltd requested us to approve a PIC amount for its MDS rail and train loading project.

On 17 February 2022, we approved a PIC amount for the project.