Nkomati

EMPLOYER
DRA

CONSULTANT
DRA Mineral Projects (Pty) Ltd

YEAR COMPLETED
2009

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R140M

LOCATION
South Africa, Mpumalanga

PROJECT TYPE
Mining

DESCRIPTION
Construction work involved the following: Bulk Earthworks and Terracing for the Phase IIB process plant; This included infrastructure such as in-plant roads, storm water drainage, clean and dirty water systems, sewers, gabions, guardrails, stone pitching & block paving; Bulk Earthworks for the Primary Crusher, approximately 600 000 m3, which included excavation & backfill; Bulk earthworks & drainage for the conveyor line from the crusher to the ROM tunnel; Bulk earthworks for the ROM tunnel, which included undercut, rock fill & backfill; Bulk earthworks & drainage for the tailings pipeline to the tailings facility, +/- 14km.