Lady Loretta – 2011

Lady Loretta – 2011

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Lady Loretta – 2011

Location
North of Mt Isa, QLD
Client
Noranda Pacific
Commodity
Zinc, lead, silver

SCOPE 

  • A greenfields infrastructure project ranging from portal establishment to point of readiness for mine production.

CONTRACT TYPE 

  • Fixed and Variable.

PROJECT STATISTICS

  • Project Term: 24 months;
  • Employees: 50; and
  • 6kms of development including stockpiles, cross cuts to the ore body, vent drives and diamond drill bays.

KEY PROJECT OUTCOMES

  • Project delivered two months ahead of schedule at below budget project costs for client;
  • Average 252m/month development advance achieved versus 214m/month scheduled; and
  • Second jumbo scheduled for mid-project not required as schedule satisfied with one jumbo. 

KEY MILESTONES

  • Project commencement: September 2011;
  • Second jumbo scheduled: October 2012; and
  • Scheduled completion September 2013, actual completion early August 2013.

KEY PLANT & EQUIPMENT

  • 1 x Jumbo – Sandvik DD420-60;
  • 1 x Loader – Cat R2900G;
  • 1 x Truck – Cat AD45B;
  • 1 x Chargeup – Normet 1610B;
  • 1 x Integrated tool carrier – Volvo L120F;
  • 1 x Agitator truck; and
  • 1 x Shotcrete rig – Jacon Maxijet.