|Resource:||Copper (Cu) - Gold (Au)|
OZ Minerals (formed in 2008 through a merger of Oxiana Ltd and Zinifex Ltd)
Open pit mine (Malu); a conventional crushing, grinding and flotation processing plant
Underground operation (Ankata) - an extension to the open pit mine
The Ankata undergound operation will mine deep extensions of thick, mineralised hematite breccias characteristic of Prominent Hill Shear Zone mineralisation and adjacent ore doians, and extensions ot hematite altered Cu-Au-bearing breccias directly beneath the eastern gold zone and eastern margin of the Malu open cut pit.
|Tenement information:|| |
Tenement information is available through the South Australian Resources Information Geoserver (SARIG).
Resource estimates and production estimates:
Production statistics are available from OZ Minerals' website
|Approval process:|| |
The 2009 revised MARP included environmental and social impacts associated with construction, operation and closure of Ankata (Prominent Hill underground mine).
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Mining and Rehabilitation Compliance Reports (MARCRs)
Annual MARCRs summarise compliance monitoring activities and are intended to provide evidence that the lease is compliant with regulatory requirements, including achieving all social and environmental outcomes