BLACKWATER TAILINGS STORAGE SOLUTION

Project Information

Client: BMA
Start: January 2018
Project Value: $12,000,000
Location: Blackwater

Description

Raise of existing tailings storage facility including:

  • 450,000m3 of zoned engineered embankment
  • Construction of concrete and rockfilled batter chutes
  • Demolition of existing spillway and construction of new concrete spillway
  • Raise of existing Decant structure
  • Removal of existing tailings pipeline and installation of new tailing and seepage return pipeline system
  • Installation and commisioning of Vibrating Wire Piezometers and data logging system
  • Rehabilitation and seeding