Abra Base Metals Project is a globally significant lead-silver project located in the Gascoyne region of Western Australia approximately 350km North West of Meekatharra.
Mine Site Construction Services was contracted to construct the Boxcut for the underground portal and carry out other preliminary groundwork enabling the commencement of underground mining and construction of processing infrastructure.
Galena Mining Limited
Gascoyne region – WA
January 2020 – April 2020
Blast holes fired
Mob and Demob to Remote LocationConstruction of Project Mobile Workshop and Temporary Administration Facilities Clearing of Boxcut, Waste dump, Magazine, ROM and haul/access roadsRemoval of Topsoil to designated stockpile locations
Construction of Haul Roads and Ancillary Roads
Drilling & blasting the Boxcut, Event Pond, Turkeys Nest and Industrial Tip
Load and haul to excavate the Boxcut, Event Pond Turkeys Nest and Industrial Tip