Sierra Gorda Project (Cu, Mo), Operational Improvement, (Client – KGHM Polska Miedz S.A.)
Mill circuit review and improvement projects for the Sierra Gorda copper-molybdenum project in Chile. Plant capacity expansion including Molybdenum concentrate production. Comminution methods used - High Pressure Grinding Rolls (HPGR).
El Mochito Project (Zn, Pb, Ag) – Preparation for acquisition, (Client Rupert – Resources Ltd.)
El Mochito mine operations review and assessment for acquisition purposes.
Feasibility Study on the Minago sulphide nickel deposit in Manitoba, including the development of an open pit mine and concentrator and a side product of silica sand to be used for fracturing (Frac Sand) in a separate process facility.
Metallurgical test program setup, design and execution, Process design and costs for East Kemptville Tin-Indium Project is located approximately 45 km northeast of Yarmouth, Nova Scotia in the vicinity of the former East Kemptville Tin Mine.
Preliminary Economic Assessment for the Halfmile Lake Property, located in Northumberland County in northeast New Brunswick and is situated approximately 60km southwest of Bathurst, and 70 km northwest of Miramichi. The scope included process design, capital and operating costs estimation, a financial analysis and overall project engineering.
Combined Preliminary Economic Assessment for the wholly owned by Kria Resources Halfmile Lake and Stratmat properties, located in Northumberland County in northeast New Brunswick. The scope included process design, capital and operating costs estimation, a financial analysis and overall project engineering.
Update of the Feasibility Study for the operating Troilus Project, including a site visit to evaluate the operation conditions and update of the process plant capacity.
Black Angel Project (Zn, Pb), Scoping Study (Client – Angus & Ross Plc)
A scoping study for the Black Angel Project, located in the Qaasuitsup municipality in northwestern Greenland. Metallurgical test results review, process considerations and evaluation of ore and concentrate transportation.
Kutcho Creek Project (Cu, Zn, Au, Ag), EPCM Preparation work (Client – Western Keltic Mines Inc.)
The Kutcho Project is a high grade copper-zinc development project, located approximately 100 kilometres east of Dease Lake and 330 kilometres north of Smithers in the Liard mining district of north-western British Columbia, Canada. The project included preliminary work for the EPCM.
Lynn Lake Project (Ni, Cu), Pre-feasibility Study and Bioleaching Plant Option, (Client – Independent Nickel Corp.)
Pre-feasibility Study for the Lynn Lake Nickel/Copper Project located close to Thompson in Manitoba. Scope included metallurgical testing, process design and evaluation of SX-EW and bioleaching options, capital and operating costs estimation for the process and financial model for the study.
The scope included the engineering for the Tulsequah Chief Project, a previously operating mine, 100 km south-west of Atlin BC, Canada and operated by Cominco as a copper/lead/zinc, silver and gold mine from 1950 to 1957. The mine site is on the Tulsequah River about 10 km upstream from its confluence with the Taku River which drains into Taku Inlet near Juneau, Alaska.
The Pyhäsalmi mine is an underground copper and zinc mine located in central Finland. Pyhäsalmi is one of the oldest and deepest underground mines in Europe and produces copper, zinc and pyrite. In 1962 it was initially developed as an open pit mine, followed by the first underground development. The scope included metallurgical test results review and process design.
Preliminary Economic Assessment reviewing the option to use the existing Lupin Gold Mill for processing the ore from the close by base metal deposit of Izok Lake in Nunavut, Canada or to build a new mill at Izok Lake. The scope included process design, capital and operating cost estimation and financial model to evaluate the option.
Preliminary Economic Assessment reviewing the synergies between the base metal properties of Izok Lake and High Lake and the gold Ulu deposit and the potential of developing all deposits sharing infrastructure and ice road to the port close to the High Lake deposit. The scope included process design, capital and operating cost estimation and financial model to evaluate the different options.
Hackett River Project (Zn, Ag) , Scoping Study (Client – Sabina Silver Corporation)
Scoping study for the wholly owned by Sabina Silver Hackett River property. The scope included process design, capital and operating cost estimation and financial model, and review synergies with the Wolfden’s Izok Lake, High Lake, Ulu and Lupin projects.
Detailed Engineering for opening the AUR Resources’ Duck Pond Project with the intention to reuse most of the available equipment for the closing Lovicourt plant.
Shakespeare Project (Ni, Cu), Feasibility Study (Client – Ursa Major Minerals Inc.)
A Shakespeare feasibility study was completed to evaluate the base case of an open pit mine and a 4,500t/d on-site concentrator. The open pit mine produces nickel, copper, cobalt, platinum, palladium, gold and silver.
Bucko Lake Project (Ni), Feasibility Study (Client – Crowflight Minerals Ltd.)
Feasibility study for the 100% owned by Crowflight Minerals Bucko Lake Nickel Project, located in Wabowden, Manitoba. The scope included process design, capital and operating cost estimation and financial model to evaluate the project viability.