We deliver a wide range of services to the minerals, metals and chemicals markets, encompassing aluminium, bauxite and alumina, base metals, precious metals, coal, iron ore, fertilizers and chemicals. 

Minerals, Metals & Chemicals

Minerals and Metals

Utilizing our comprehensive global network, we deliver small studies and advisory solutions through to comprehensive pit-to-port mega-projects. We have achieved particular recognition for the delivery of complex processing plants and deep shaft mines.

We focus on delivering value to our customers’ core business. This includes applying innovation to help them achieve more with less. By focusing on adopting the right technology for the right project environment, we are able to embed efficient mine design and planning to achieve lower cost and increase speed to market. Our waste minimization strategies look at effectively optimizing operations with minimum outlay, and our process and information management approaches increase plant productivity and reliability.

WorleyParsons provides innovative solutions for each step of the mining value chain. 


WorleyParsons has a strong position in providing engineering services to the chemicals industry, delivering some of the world’s largest chemicals projects, often as lead EPCM contractor or as Project Management Contractor (PMC). Our deep industry knowledge has been gained from successfully delivering over 800 chemical projects across six continents to provide optimized and profitable outcomes that meet our customers’ needs.

We provide world-class expertise in:

  • Petrochemicals
  • Plastics and polymers
  • Inorganic chemicals
  • Fertilizers
  • Specialty chemicals.

Our wide range of services include feasibility studies, technology selection, EPC, pre-commissioning, commissioning, start-up and long term support across the lifecycle of the asset. We recognize our chemicals customers need immediate access to strong local technical expertise, and we have strengthened our geographic presence and local capabilities to meet this challenge.

China – Global Chemicals Hub

WorleyParsons China has been in operation since 1999 growing to over 2,600 personnel, across eight offices, to become the largest international engineering and project delivery company in China. The China operations provide full FEED, EPCM, PMC and Integrated Project Management Team (IPMT) and engineering service to major international companies delivering projects in China, and providing cost effective technical support to WorleyParsons’ operations worldwide through workshare.