Lancaster Decline – 2008

Lancaster Decline – 2008

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Lancaster Decline – 2008

Location
Near Narrabri, NSW
Client
Narrabri Coal
Commodity
Coal

SCOPE

  • Underground operation commencing with a portal towards the bottom of the Girilambone (Murrawombie) Open Pit; and
  • Securing the required batters, meshing, anchoring, cable bolting and shotcreting the portal area, followed by the commencement of the decline development.

CONTRACT TYPE

  • Fixed and variable contract. 

PROJECT STATISTICS

  • Project Term: 2 months.

KEY PROJECT OUTCOME

  • Secured, meshed and shotcreted the proposed portal area allowing access for decline development to commence safely and on time; and
  • Met or exceeded the clients KPI’s, outcomes and expectations.

KEY MILESTONES

  • Project Commencement: February 2008.

KEY PLANT AND EQUIPMENT

  • 1 x 50tonne crane;
  • 1 x wheeled loader – Toro 0011; and
  • 1 x integrated tool carrier – Volvo.