Specialist Ground Support / Mechanised Mining

Freeport Ground Support

Freeport Ground Support

STATUS: CURRENT

Scope of Works

Installation of thread bar ground support, resin bolts, split sets, mesh and fibre reinforced shotcrete as scheduled in the GBC and GVD work areas. Initial monthly targets were set at 7,000m of T bar installation and 3,700m3 of shotcrete, Currently installing plus 28,000m of ground support tendons and 6,000 cubic metres plus of fibre reinforced shotcrete per month.,

  • PT Freeport Mining Indonesia

Project Highlights

Monthly averages during 2017 are

  • 28,000 metres of ground support tendons installed each month
  • 5,800m3 of shotcrete applied with a peak month of 6,366m3 when no supply constraints
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