Macraes Mine Scheelite Project

New Zealand

The project was a review of the in-house design and prepare a capital cost estimate for a facility to additionally extract the scheelite contained in the 5.7Mtpa ore feed producing 75,000 tpa of concentrate from the Macraes gold mine on the South island of New Zealand. The work included expansion and design of a flowsheet and mass balances showing equipment items.

Project principal: 
Oceana Gold Corporation
Completion date: 
May 2009