Case Studies

Glencore CSA Copper Mine, NSW


PYBAR’s scope of works at Glencore’s CSA copper mine in New South Wales encompassed mine development and intensive ground support regimes (up to four passes), load and haul of development waste to stope fill areas, and loading of development ore…

Mine Development | Shotcreting

Chinova Resources’ Osborne & Starra Copper-Gold Mines, Qld


The Osborne-Starra copper-gold mining complex is among the top 20 largest metalliferous underground mines in Australia by tonnes of ore mined. It was also one of the top three largest mining operations in the country to contract out all or…

Mine Development | Mine Production | Shotcreting

Aurelia Metals’ Hera Copper-Gold Mine, NSW


Aurelia Metals’ Hera underground mine is a high grade gold and base metal project located in western New South Wales. The deposits represent typical “Cobar Style” ore systems, which have a strong historical precedent for large scale, high-grade, long life…

Mine Development | Raise Boring | Shotcreting

Noranda Pacific’s Lady Loretta Zinc-Lead-Silver Mine, QLD


The Glencore-owned Lady Loretta project is an underground zinc-lead-silver mine located near Mt Isa in north west Queensland. PYBAR was commissioned at the greenfields infrastructure project in 2011 to provide services ranging from portal establishment to point of readiness for…

Mine Development | Raise Boring | Shotcreting