OUR EXPERIENCE RUNS DEEP
Ames’ proven history of successfully executing complex mining projects under demanding schedules has placed us at the forefront of the mining industry for more than 35 years.
Working for some of the world’s largest mining companies, we’ve built an arsenal of experience across the mining lifecycle. Our capabilities include pre-production stripping, turnkey mine development, contract mining, mine closure and reclamation, detailed structural and mechanical modifications, leach pads, tailings dams, major renovations to existing processing facilities, and aggregate processing.
Constructed multiplate tunnels for an Arizona mine.
Constructed a new leach pad, channels, and ponds at a mine in the southwestern U.S.
Built a tailings storage facility in a 9-month project for a southwest Arizona mining operation.
Constructed the first asphalt core dam in the U.S. for an Arizona mining operation.
Constructed an ore stockpile facility over an existing stockpile at a mine in the southwestern U.S.
Performed turnkey construction for Colorado gold mine.
Updated and expanded mining, milling, and tailings operations for a Utah mining operation.
Reclaimed half of a California quarry and prepared the other half for future mining activities.
Constructed a new valley leach facility to expand existing operations at a Colorado mine.
Performed tailings dam construction including excavation and regrading of tailings.
Performed mine development including roadway realignment through mountainous terrain.
Performed the largest ever open pit reclamation in the state of Arizona.
Performed mine reclamation including leach pad and waste dumps in Utah.
Performed mine development and reclamation work at a sensitive Wisconsin site.
Performed the remediation of mixed copper tailings and sludge at a Utah tailings facility.
Performed mine development including valley leach pad construction in Idaho.