Burbanks Gold Mine – 2016

Burbanks Gold Mine – 2016

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Burbanks Gold Mine – 2016

Location
9 km south east of Coolgardie, WA
Client
Kidman Resources
Commodity
Gold

SCOPE

  • Supply labour and plant, to re-establish the existing underground mine workings, including mine upgrades to emergency escape ways, dewatering, ventilation; and
  • The mine exists through open pit, there are two ore bodies to be mined; Dahmu and Hadfeld; Dahmu being the main body – predominantly narrow vein mining techniques both mechanised and hand held development, traditional air leg rising and stoping methods.

CONTRACT TYPE

  • Fixed and variable charges for labour – where materials supplied at cost plus margin.

PROJECT STATISTICS

  • Project term: 15 months
  • Employees: 33

KEY PROJECT OUTCOMES (to date)

  • No MTI or LTIs; and
  • Project mobilised within four weeks.

KEY MILESTONES (to date)

  • Commenced on site: May 2016; and
  • Project completed. 

KEY PLANT & EQUIPMENT

  • 1 x Jumbo – Tamrock Axera 5 single boom development jumbo;
  • 1 x Loader – Cat R1300;
  • 1 x Loader – LH203 (Tele-Remote);
  • 1 x Truck – Cat AD45B Ejector;
  • 1 x Longhole rig – Sandvik Solo 5-5V; and
  • 8 x Rockdrills & Airlegs.