Tritton Mine – 2008

Tritton Mine – 2008

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Tritton Mine – 2008

Location
Girilambone, NSW
Client
Straits Resources
Commodity
Copper

SCOPE

  • Provision of skilled labour, plant, supervision and project management for mine development & production
  • Includes decline development, ore level development, longhole production drilling, bogging (including remote) loading & truck haulage, ground support works, charge up, blasting and mine infrastructure.

CONTRACT TYPE

  • Fixed and variable charges for all plant, labour and materials with margin linked to KPI’s consisting of safety, productive and fleet performance metrics. 

PROJECT STATISTICS

  • Project Term: 36 months
  • Employees: 160
  • 7800m lateral development per annum
  • 800,000 tonnes per annum.

KEY PROJECT OUTCOMES

  • Changeover to emulsion charging
  • Implementation of DB120 hydraulic rockbreaker to minimise production delays from oversized boulders
  • Integration of residential and FIFO/DIDO workforce.

KEY MILESTONES

  • Project Commencement: March 2008
  • Record development, June 2010 – 670 linear metres.

KEY PLANT & EQUIPMENT

  • 3 x Jumbos – Tamrock Axera 7-260
  • 2 x Production drills – Atlas Copco Simba L6C
  • 1 x Cabolter – Sandvik Cabolt7-5
  • 9 x Trucks – 3 x Toro 50D, 6 x Cat AD45B
  • 7 x Loaders – 5 x Cat R2900G, 2 x Cat R1700G
  • 1 x Charge Up Unit – Normet 1610B
  • 1 x Grader – Cat 12G
  • 1 x Watercart 25kL
  • 3 x Integrated tool carrier Loaders – Volvo L120