The hybrid solution delivers first quartile cash costs through application of bucketwheel excavators, fully-mobile sizers, cross-pit spreaders, ex-pit conveyors, dump spreaders and coal surface miners.
- Develop and compare life-of-mine costs, capex and NPV benefits of alternative continuous mining options across four pits with 23km of mining strike
- Recommend the preferred solution and complete a fully costed five-year mine plan
- Client Thiess and Hancock Coal
- Date April – August 2014
- Region Australia