Red October – 2011

Red October – 2011

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Red October – 2011

Location
North Eastern Kalgoorlie Goldfields, WA
Client
Saracen
Commodity
Gold

SCOPE

  • Full underground mine development and production services including ground support, production drilling and charging, vertical rising, production and development bogging and haulage; and
  • Underground diamond drilling.

CONTRACT TYPE

  • Fixed and Variable.

PROJECT STATISTICS FY 13/14 TO DATE

  • Project term: 34 months;
  • Employees: 75;
  • 2km lateral and decline development;
  • 720,000 tkms material haulage;
  • 24,000 metres diamond drilling; and
  • 300,000 tonnes ore yielding 60,000oz.

KEY PROJECT OUTCOMES

  • Maintained flexibility to meet project objectives within a short term planning horizon; and
  • Awarded two year contract commencing September 2014.

KEY MILESTONES

  • Project commencement: September 2011; and
  • Mine life extended.

KEY PLANT & EQUIPMENT

  • 2 x Jumbos – Sandvik DD420-60;
  • 1 x Production drill – Tamrock Solo7-7V;
  • 3 x Loaders – 2 x Cat R1700G, 1 x Cat R2900G;
  • 3 x Trucks – Cat AD45B;
  • 1 x Chargeup – Normet 1610B;
  • 1 x Grader – Cat 12G;
  • 1 x Watercart; and
  • 2 x Integrated tool carriers – Volvo L120 & L90.