Moose River Consolidated Gold Project
In this interview, we speak with Everson Tedardi, Vice President of Ausenco Brazil about the company’s purpose, the current commodity super cycle, and how Ausenco adds value to mining projects.
Lumwana Copper Concentrate Project
Ore sorting technology offers benefits such as reductions in operating costs and environmental impact, increased production and increased NPV.
Everson brings over 36 years’ experience in engineering, project and construction management to his new role.
Upgrading a decades-old site to turn it into North America’s first cobalt refinery
Our lab experts have characterized thousands of slurry samples to understand the slurry characteristics crucial to pipeline projects.
North Mara Gold Project
An article series uncovering the key considerations in a holistic approach to transportation processes.
Delivering the Mina Justa Project safely during a pandemic.
In this webinar, our experts explore common questions that can help guide the decisions you make around both the mineral process methodology and the transportation solution that are best for your project.
In this webinar, our experts discussed how data management can help make better decisions about infrastructure.
In this article Soheil Mardani, Simulation Engineer, discusses optimizing public transportation using Dynamic Pedestrian Simulation.
Matt Pyle, our Director Technical Solutions, discusses the economic myths around dry tailings.
Recently Ausenco partnered with AusIMM to deliver the first or our six-part webinar series addressing challenges faced by the minerals processing industry, with particular focus on copper and gold.
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Alexandra Almenara as new Vice President, Environment & Sustainability in South America.
Thomas Mills, Process Engineer, explores some of the key questions project owners should ask when evaluating locations for hydrometallurgical battery refineries in North America.
This webinar, delivered in partnership with AusIMM, is the first in a series of webinars that explore and present solutions to minerals processing challenges through lifecycle of brownfield and greenfield projects.
In May 2020, the Capricorn Copper Concentrator Team achieved a record copper recovery for the month, exceeding the previous best by over 2%.
Joel Shirriff, Global Practice Lead, Terminals & Transportation, discusses cost-efficient ways to get your mining products to market.
Joel Shirriff, Global Practice Lead, Terminals & Transportation, discusses the importance of developing fit for purpose transportation solutions for each new project and commodity, rather than taking a one size fits all approach.
Joel Shirriff, Global Practice Lead, Terminals & Transportation, discusses how to manage resources on remote mining sites.
Silvia Bermudez, Manager Transportation & Logistics for South America, discusses alternative uses for infrastructure.
Joel Shirriff, Global Practice Lead, Terminals & Transportation, discusses the impacts that challenging geographies can have on a project.
Joel Shirriff, Global Practice Lead, Terminals & Transportation, discusses why doing more can sometimes cost less.
Ron Douglas, our EVP Project Delivery, discusses the factors resulting from poor Feasibility Studies that contribute to failure.
Garry is a professional engineer and business executive with over 30 years of expertise in technical and senior leadership roles.
An interview with Jo Mackenzie, General Manager of Operations and Maintenance
In this article, our experts discuss how we help mining companies add value using remote operations.
In our recent North American webinar our experts discussed current best practices for serving mine and project sites remotely.
The principles that apply to the design of smaller projects apply to big projects.
In an interview with the Pan-American Mining Magazine, Simon Cmrlec, President, Americas Project Delivery, discusses the success of the Constancia Copper Project in Peru.
The Yield Stress of mineral pulps is an extremely important parameter and used in pumping studies. The state of aggregation and dispersion of the mineral particles in the slurries alters the values of the yield stress.
In this Insight, we have connected with Paul Staples, VP and Global Practice Lead, M&M, to discuss his take on Ausenco’s project delivery capabilities and differentiators
Paper presented at the SAG Conference, Vancouver, September 2016
Congratulations to Greg Lane, recipient of the 2019 CMP/CIM Art MacPherson Award.
Ausenco Limited (ASX: AAX) today announced it had secured an initial three-year contract to manage a portfolio of projects at Newcrest Mining Limited’s (ASX: NCM) Lihir gold operation in Papua New Guinea (PNG).
Risk reduction, trust between project owners and contractors, technology and development demand are hot topics in the mining industry. Ausenco’s VP Project Delivery Ron Douglas’ comments on these topics are featured in an article published in International Mining.
MILLENNIUM Minerals’ Nullagine sulphide expansion project is being successfully fast-tracked thanks to Ausenco’s flexibility and project management expertise. From December edition of Australian Mining Review
AUSENCO, together with joint-venture partner Downer, is partnering with OZ Minerals to deliver a capital and operationally efficient plant on the Carrapateena project. From Australian Mining Review, December 2018
As digitisation continues to disrupt the mineral processing space, Austmine members Ausenco and Petra Data Science explore the future process plant in operation.
Ausenco has been selected as a finalist in the 2013 PACE Zenith Awards
Ausenco Limited (ASX: AAX) today announced it had been awarded a contract to provide project management and engineering support services for Bandanna Energy Limited’s (ASX: BND) Springsure Creek Coal Project in Queensland’s Bowen Basin.
Ausenco Downer JV secures EPC contract with OZ Minerals for their Carrapateena copper gold project.
Ausenco commences $91 million EPC contract with Atlantic Gold
Ausenco Limited (ASX: AAX) today confirmed it is the preferred Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) contractor for Atlantic Gold Corporation’s (TSX-V: AGB) Moose River Consolidated gold project (the Project) in Nova Scotia, Canada.
Ausenco Limited (ASX:AAX) has been awarded a CAD12 million contract to provide engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for the refurbishment, upgrade and maintenance of an existing gold processing facility in North Africa.
Ausenco Limited (ASX: AAX) and its strategic alliance partner, Spanish multinational Duro Felguera S.A. (DF) (BMAD: MDF), have executed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to deliver Royal Nickel Corporation’s (TSX: RNC) Dumont Nickel Project in Québec, Canada on an Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) basis.
Customized tailings facility design and construction ensures the unique geographical, geotechnical, environmental and physical characteristics of each site are considered to deliver cost effective and environmentally friendly outcomes.
Port site selection for mineral resources projects, is a complex and exciting process that needs to consider the entire transportation logistics of moving the resource from the “pit to port”.
Project success can be significantly improved when the Project Team ensures all team members work in a collaborative manner. Not doing so results in a loss of trust and negative project outcomes. Ron Douglas explains how.
An alliance between a contractor and Owner can be most successful when their approach is based on team work, risk sharing, problem solving and reward transparency, cooperation and joint success.
How will technology and ever-increasing ship sizes change design and management of ports? Katrina Dodd explores industry thinking.
For efficient project execution establishing high quality process design and associated data at an early stage, and in a consistent manner, is essential. Fraser Johnstone explains Ausenco’s approach.
Paul Staples discusses potential design pitfalls of SAG milling circuits treating competent ores and subsequent consequences.
Reducing slurry foam before it arrives at the centrifugal pump suction nozzle in the iron ore processing plant froth flotation circuit improves pumping capacity and efficiency. Find out how.
A Ausenco executou uma gama completa de serviços de engenharia, em diversas fases do projeto Minas-Rio para o cliente Anglo American. O Minas-Rio é o maior mineroduto para transporte de minério de ferro do mundo.
Ausenco's system throughput simulation study helped Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal optimise their yard management strategy.
Ausenco performed a full range of pipeline engineering services on the Minas-Rio iron project for Anglo American. The pipeline is the longest iron concentrate pipeline in the world, with the largest tonnage.
For the Las Bambas copper mine in Peru we integrated a modern multi-modal containerised bulk handling system into a conventional bulk terminal logistics system.
Innovative and frugal thinking during minerals processing plant design can significantly reduce project capital costs. Paul Staples explores the impacts of design thinking on costs and Ausenco’s successful approach.
Ausenco's optimised mineral processing comminution circuit designs significantly reduce cost and carbon footprints compared with typical engineering company designs. Find out how.
The first large scale application of modern heap leach technology was in the early 1980’s at the Lo Aquirre Project in Chile
Do EPC or EPCM contracts drive stronger outcomes? Our EVP Project Delivery Ron Douglas explores some of the key dimensions project owners should consider in choosing their project contracting strategy.
Quellaveco Mine Project
A sit down interview with PM Mark Cornwell to discuss the Moose River Consolidated Gold Project where Ausenco undertook the delivery of the 2 mtpa carbon-in-leach (CIL) processing plant and associated infrastructure. The project is located ~85 km north-east of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Determining an ideal pit to port solution involves a holistic view of the project
How we're delivering innovation within the mining industry
In the second of a three-part Insight, we talk to Ausenco’s Chief Technical Officer Greg Lane about his passion for comminution and how he sees the minerals processing industry developing over the next five years.
In this Insight, we have connected with the Project Director, to discuss our work on the project and find out how Ausenco is delivering an appropriate, fit-for-purpose solution for our client.
At Ausenco, we are committed to providing our minerals and metals clients with exceptional end-to-end services at all stages of a project to ensure that from ‘pit-to-port,’ our clients’ project needs are not only met but exceeded.
Kinsevere solvent-extraction electrowinning plant
In this first of a three-part series, we ask Greg Lane, Ausenco’s Chief Technical Officer, to look back at what’s changed during his time in the industry.
Ausenco is embracing the latest when it comes to visualization technology (e.g. VR/AR) to enhance solutions for clients
In this Insight we share a personal profile of Elie Accad, Director, Africa Region, Minerals & Metals
Improving project value through ore sorting
Process plant layout optimized
How we're using our Integrated Technology Solutions platform to deliver maximum revenue, identify opportunities and minimise risks.
In this Insight we share a personal profile of Ben Patterson, Project Manager, Minerals & Metals
Knowledge and confidence are central to being different in the market. As a global company with a reputation for providing innovative solutions to our clients, Ausenco actively cultivates behaviours that foster innovation. Chief Technical Officer, Greg Lane and Graduate Electrical Engineer, Jason Bullock offer an example of how that’s done.
A sit-down interview with Juan Carlos Duarte – Director, Asset Optimization South America, to discuss Ausenco’s asset optimization capabilities and operations in South America.
Our experts outline how to adapt your comminution circuit’s operating strategy to reduce operating cost.
Paper presented by Dr. Rajiv Chandramohan at Future Mining 2019, Sydney, Australia, 19 November, 2019
Paper presented by Richard Whittering at Procemin-Geomet 2019 Conference, Santiago, Chile, 21 November, 2019
Paper presented by Alisson Vidal at the Rio Pipeline Conference 2019, Rio de Janeiro, 4 September 2019.
Paper presented by Roberto Jesus Flores at Perumin 2019 - Arequipa, Peru.
Paper presented by Ben Patterson at Canadian Mineral Processors Conference (CMP) 2019
Paper presented by Maedeh Tayebi-Khorami at the AusIMM Complex Orebodies conference in Brisbane in November 2018
Paper presented by Maedeh Tayebi-Khorami at AusIMM Life of Mine Conference, Brisbane, 26 July 2018.
Paper presented by Dr. Rajiv Chandramohan at Comminution '18, Cape Town, South Africa, April 2018
Paper presented by Dr Jeff Claflin at MetPlant2017, Perth, September 2017
This paper challenges some of the paradigms associated with concentrator design and summarizes the value associated with good decisions when compared with using “standard" designs. Presented by Niresh Deonarain at Procemin 2016.
In Proceedings Metplant 2015 pp 163–174 (The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy: Melbourne).
Paper presented at the Tailings and Mine Waste Conference, Vancouver, October 2015
Paper presented at the World Gold Conference, South Africa, 2015
Paper presented at the IBP-organised Rio Pipelines 2015 Conference, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.