Carrapateena – 2016

Carrapateena – 2016

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Carrapateena – 2016

Location
165km North of Port Augusta, Pernatty Station, SA
Client
OZ Minerals
Commodity
Copper/Gold

SCOPE

  • Early Works Program – 7.5km of initial decline development; and
  • Revision to mine design now twin decline access to orebody.

CONTRACT TYPE

  • Schedule of Rates

PROJECT STATISTICS

  • Project term: 36 months
  • Employees: 120

KEY PROJECT OUTCOMES

  • Site mobilization in August 2016;
  • Boxcut and portal establishment by September 2016; and
  • Developed over 1km of 1:7 decline to March 2017. 

KEY MILESTONES (to date)

  • Commenced on site on the 23rd of August;
  • First Cut in portal on the 30th of September; and
  • Currently mining twin decline mine access.

KEY PLANT & EQUIPMENT

  • 2 x Jumbo – Sandvik 920i Jumbo and Sandvik DD421-60C – TFX10/16;
  • 1 x Charger – Normet Charmec MC605;
  • 2 x Loaders – 2 x Sandvik LH621;
  • 2 x Trucks – 2 x Sandvik 663;
  • 1 x Service – Volvo L120F IT and Volvo L90E IT;
  • 1x Grader – Cat 12H; and
  • 1x Shotcrete – Jacon Maxijet Shotcreter and Normet Utimec LF600 AGI.
View Carrapateena Box Cut and Portal Time-lapse Video