Oz Minerals has chosen Downer EDI to deliver underground mining services at the company’s Carrapateena copper-gold project, located 160km north of Port Augusta.
Downer’s scope of works will include:
- Site setup and development to the top ore body and infrastructure excavation
- Production setup and ramp up
- Bedding in steady-state operations at nameplate site capacity
The company is set to mobilise to the site immediately, with a 10-week transition period before Downer commences underground mining activities from 1 July 2018.
The contract is for six-and-a-half years.
Parties wishing to supply to Downer can register interest here
NRW Holdings is responsible for delivering the access road, tailings storage facility, quarry and airstrip – register interest in NRW Holdings projects here
Parties wishing to register their interest in supplying directly to proponent Oz Minerals can do so here.