Efficient diagnosis improves operation at Constancia copper mine

Project
Constancia Copper Project
Timeframe
2014
Industry Sector
Minerals & Metals
Location
Chumbivilcas, Peru
Client
Hudbay Peru SAC
Commodity
Copper
Service Area
Plant Operations & Maintenance; Mining Consulting; Process Plants; Project Delivery
Solutions
Maintenance Strategies; Production Optimisation; Conceptual & Feasibility Studies; Copper & Mineral Processing Plants; Commissioning; Contract Operations; EPC/EPCM Contracting; Lump Sum Turn Key; Program Management

The Constancia copper-molybdenum project is located in the Andes in south-eastern Peru and is positioned 4200m above sea level.

Ausenco is providing engineering, procurement and construction management services to design, construct, and commission a 25 mt/y concentrator and associated infrastructure for this high-altitude project.

Ausenco has also applied the ASM* guidelines for the project's Process Control System.