Mining works

 Local and remote site works, shutdowns, projects, installations and parts supply.

Mining works are dominated by our Perth firm, with Sydney undertaking relatively less work in this field. All Australian states are covered.

Our team are highly experienced with local and remote site works, shutdowns, projects, installations and parts supply.

Boddington Project

Newmont’s Boddington Gold Mine (BGM) Boddington is the largest gold and copper producer in the southern hemisphere. Currently the 74m steel thickener is the largest in the world and was manufactured in segments and installed on site. Chess delivered this on time and on budget.

Scope of Work:

Supply, fabrication and installation of:

  • 74m thickener
  • 2 off 38m thickeners
  • 18 off flotation cells
  • Spare parts

Karara Project

Located 200km east of Geraldton, Western Australia, the Karara mine consists of a substantial, long-life, magnetite concentrate operation plus a smaller-scale hematite operation.

As part of the $1 billion investment in new common-use infrastructure in the Mid-West region, our Chess team were requested to remain on site for a further year for additional installations.

Scope of Work:

Scope of work included fabrication, supply and installation as follows:

  • 35m thickener
  • 55m thickener
  • Spare parts
  • Labour hire

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SERVICE
  • Stock parts as required
  • Routine maintenance
  • Refurbish equipment
  • Shutdowns
  • Site teams
INSTALLATION
  • Specialist methodology for installation of large thickener tanks (refer to projects)
DESIGN
  • Supply design solutions
  • Recommendations to improve design
  • Use client drawings if provided
FABRICATION
  • Our key area of activity
  • High level of competence
  • Heavy cranage
  • Large workshop
PROJECT MANAGEMENT
  • P.M.’s are responsible from “Cradle-to-grave” for your job
  • P.M.’s are the client’s key contact throughout the life of the job
  • Full traceability
  • Compliance with ISO requirements

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