The Mt Cuthbert processing plant, located near Leichardt in Queensland is producing copper cathode, utilising the proven heap-leach and solvent extraction-electrowinning process (SX-EW).
From the final commissioning phase, Ausenco provided complete Operations and Maintenance services, assuming full responsibility for the plant’s production and operational workforce.
Ausenco’s scope in the project included:
Ausenco also provided competency based training to operations personnel to ensure consistent performance against national competency standards.
Under Ausenco’s Operations and Maintenance management, plant production consistently met its production target from the outset.