Phoenix Gold Mine

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Ames Construction // Mining Development // Phoenix Gold Mine

Project Location: Battle Mountain, Nevada

Client: Newmont USA Ltd

Synopsis of work:

This mining project included development of new facilities to reopen an existing gold mine including excavation, backfill and structural concrete foundations for a new gold and copper ore concentrator. The scope of work included foundations for a primary crusher, reclaim tunnel, pebble crusher, a SAG mill, two ball mills, tank foundations, building footings, grade beams, piers, conveyor foundations and floor slabs. Most of the structural concrete was placed as cold-weather concrete.

Under a separate contract, Ames crews installed underground HDPE and carbon steel utility piping.

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Civil work performed for new facilities to reopen an existing gold mine
Work scope included installation of underground HDPE and carbon steel utility piping
Structural concrete foundations for a new gold and copper ore concentrator