Newcastle Coal Infrastructure Group

Newcastle Coal Infrastructure Group (NCIG) commenced operations in 2010 and has already established itself as an integral part of Australia’s coal supply chain. NCIG takes pride in exporting thermal and metallurgical coal from the Newcastle, Hunter Valley, Gloucester, Gunnedah and Western Coalfields to destinations all around the world. The NCIG terminal currently operates at 53 Million tonnes per annum (Mtpa) but current expansions will see their capacity increase to 66 Mtpa.

Since 2010, Kenshaw has been supplying spare critical electric motors and drive units for NCIG’s new coal loading facility located on Kooragang Island in Newcastle, NSW. The relationship between Kenshaw and NCIG has strengthened further and now Kenshaw -provides a motor management system including storage, critical spares management and maintenance to NCIG.

Project included:
  • Motor identification and documentation of all site electric motors
  • Identification of critical spares
  • Labelling, reporting and maintenance of all spare electric motors in storage.


Client: NCIG
Year: Since 2010
Location: Newcastle, NSW

Kenshaw has been providing Electric Motor services to NCIG since 2010.