Costerfield Muki Micro Combo Drill Trial – 2016

Costerfield Muki Micro Combo Drill Trial – 2016

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Costerfield Muki Micro Combo Drill Trial – 2016

Location
Costerfield, 9km East of Heathcote, VIC
Client
Mandalay Resources Aust Pty Ltd
Commodity
Gold and Antimony

SCOPE

  • PYBAR’s Drilling Division was contracted to provide narrow vein development drilling utilising the Muki Micro Combo Drill.;
  • An initial 3 month trial consisted mainly of 1.8m x 3m development drilling along with a trial of the bolting and production drilling capabilities of the Muki Micro Combo Drill.; and
  • PYBAR manning consisted of one Project Manager, four Jumbo Operators and one Fitter.

CONTRACT TYPE

  • Fixed and Variable

PROJECT STATISTICS

  • Completed;
  • Project term: 3 months; and
  • Employees: 9. 

KEY PROJECT OUTCOMES (to date)

  • Completed;
  • First trial of the only Muki Micro Combo Drill in Australia; and
  • Successful trial of narrow development and stoping capability.

KEY MILESTONES (to date)

  • Commenced in August 2016;
  • Finished in Nov 2016; and
  • 940m of advance in 3 months. 

KEY PLANT & EQUIPMENT

  • 1 x Resemin Muki Micro Combo drill.