BEIJING (Asian Metal) 16 Feb 17 - On February 14, 2017, Altura Mining Limited advised that it has awarded the contract to provide mine development and mining services for a five-year period to NRW Holdings Limited (“NRW”).
The scope of the work for the contract includes:
- Construction of the mining infrastructure required for the works, including the Tailings Storage; Facility (TSF) and Run of Mine (ROM) Area;
- Development of mine haul roads;
- Drill and Blast services;
NRW will utilise existing equipment that is available following completion of another project and is therefore able to be mobilized for a rapid start-up to meet with Altura’s requirements . Mobilisation is expected to commence in March 2017, following statutory approval of the Mining Proposal . Up to 60 NRW personnel will be employed on site, and NRW will work with the local Njamal indigenous communities to offer employment and subcontract participation.