RANGER TAILINGS STORAGE FACILITY

CLIENT
Energy Resources of
Australia (ERA) Limited

PROJECT
Ranger Tailings Storage Facility

LOCATION
Ranger Mine, Northern Territory

CONTRACT AWARD VALUE
$10.5 million

START DATE
September 2013

COMPLETION DATE
November 2013

 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

The Ranger Uranium Mine is located in the Northern Territory, 250 kilometres east of Darwin.

NRW undertook works involving capping and the construction of the tailing storage facility, which included using geo cloth laying and sheeting.

The project required 2.5 metres of capping (approximately 850,000 BCM).

At its peak there were 93 personnel involved in the works to ensure the tight schedule end dates were achieved prior to the wet season.