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SYDNEY, Feb 7 AAP

February 07 2013, 1:11PM

Leighton Holdings subsidiary John Holland has won a $186 million contract extension for work on an iron ore port being built for Rio Tinto.

John Holland is currently building the Cape Lambert Port B wharf in the Western Australia's Pilbara region, and under the new contract will extend the wharf to include an additional two berths.

The work is being carried out as part of Rio Tinto's iron ore operations expansion.