Murchison-Gascoyne region, Goldfields, Western Australia
Gascoyne Resources’ Dalgaranga project is located approximately 70 kilometres by road north west of Mt Magnet in the Murchison gold mining region of Western Australia.
NRW has been awarded a 72 month mining contract commencing 1 March 2018. The total value of the contract is over $300 million, with mining taking place at Gilbey’s Golden Wing and Sly Fox Open Pits.
The first gold production is expected in the second quarter of 2018.
The contract is for open pit mining together with drill and blast operations.
The scope of work includes:
- Mine Development
- Load and Haul
- Drill and Blast
The majority of fleet used will be existing NRW plant and equipment though additional plant and ancillary equipment will also be required for the project.
Action Drill & Blast will be carrying out the drill and blast portion of the contract.
NRW will initially have 160 personnel on site rising to a peak of 200.