Thalanga Mine – West 45

Thalanga Mine – West 45

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Thalanga Mine – West 45

Location
Approximately 60km west of Charters Towers in Central Queensland
Client
Red River Resources
Commodity
Zinc

SCOPE

  • Supply labour, plant and material to re-commence underground operations including re-establishment of services, ongoing underground development, and production;
  • Extending the existing decline using typical jumbo development and recover ore using traditional longhole open stoping methods; 
  • Raise-boring of main vent rise and escapeways; and
  • Extending the decline (5.5mW x 5.5mmH), levels (5.5mW x 5.5mH) and ore drives (4.5mW x 4.5mH) using a twin boom jumbo.

CONTRACT TYPE

  • Schedule of rates

PROJECT STATISTICS

  • Project term: 21 months; and
  • Employees: 44 at peak.

KEY PROJECT OUTCOMES (to date)

  • Currently mobilising to site all equipment and personnel; and
  • Establishing underground services.

KEY MILESTONES (to date)

N/A

KEY PLANT & EQUIPMENT

  • 1 x Twin Boom Jumbo – Sandvik DD420;
  • 2 x Loaders – CAT R1700G;
  • 2 x Trucks – CAT AD45;
  • 1 x Production Drill – Sandvik DL420-7C;
  • 1 x Ancillary Chargeup – Normet 1614B;
  • 2 x Integrated Tool Carriers – Volvo L120; and
  • 1 x Grader – CAT 12H.