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OZ Minerals


$21 million


Prominent Hill Mine, South Australia

Contract Period:

Augusts 2007 – June 2008

Prominent Hill Copper Gold Processing Plant

Prominent Hill mine is located 650km northwest of Adelaide and produces ore concentrate with copper, gold and silver.

York Civil was contracted to construct the civil and structural components of the process plant including the crusher, flotation, concentrate filtration, tailings handling and plant services.

Works included bulk and detailed earthworks, structural concrete works, rougher flotation, cleaner flotation, re-grind, concentrate thickening, filtering, storage, sampling, tailings thickening, disposal, water recovery system, reagent general and dry storage areas.