Carbones del Cerrejón operates an open pit coal mine, 150 km rail line, and the Puerto Bolivar export terminal.
In a series of studies, Ausenco examined expansion options to increase exports to 40 Mt/y. We developed a detailed supply chain model to evaluate the proposed expansion options.
We evaluated key metrics including:
Our model included all operations from the run-of-mine stockpiles to the port and was based on extensive analysis of actual operating data.