August 2013 - NT - McArthur River Mine - Rougher Floataion cct

The McArthur River mine is one of the world's largest zinc, lead and silver mines, situated about 70 kms southwest of Borroloola, near the Gulf of Carpentaria in the north eastern Northern Territory. It is operated by McArthur River Mining (MRM), a subsidiary of the Swiss mining company Xstrata, the mine is currently in Phase 3 of an expansion to become the world’s largest mine of its type. ICE were awarded the contract to deliver the Electrical and Instrumentation for the Rougher Flotation circuit, this project is our first major Mining project in the NT and will provide work for our team that recently demobilised from the BHP Billiton Ore Body 24 project in WA.



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