MRC gold mine photo gallery

Moose River Consolidated Gold Mine Official Opening:

Photo left to right: Honourable Lloyd Hines, Nova Scotia Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal, Chairman & CEO Steven Dean, COO Maryse Belanger, and Chief Terrance Paul, Co-Chair of the Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Chiefs

 

General Manager Tony Woodfine, COO Maryse Belanger, and Chairman & CEO Steven Dean with The Royal Canadian Mounted Police. First Gold Bar at Moose River Consolidated Gold Mine.

 

Crushing circuit and coarse ore stockpile facility:

 

MRC gold mine aerial overview:

 

Detox area:

 

CIL & detox tank modules:

 
 

Ball mill feed conveyor:

 

Crushing circuit and coarse ore stockpile facility:

 

Plant site aerial July 2017:

 

Crushing area June 2017:

 

Primary crusher and screen installed:

 

Crushing circuit, screens, screen feed conveyor, control cabin, and stockpile walls:

 

HP 5 cone crushers:

 

CIL & detox tank module erection:

Plant site aerial
 

Ball mill drive assembly, ball mill feed chute:

Plant site aerial
 

CAT equipment at work:

 

Moose River Consolidated Gold Project Construction Update Photo Gallery
 

Mill shell assembled, bearing cap being installed on feed end of mill:

 
 

Acid wash column (left), elution column (center), and cyanide tanks(right):

Plant site aerial
 
 

Copper sulfate and sodium metabisulfite tanks with filling bins installed:

 
 

West pit from Moose River Mines Road:

 
 

Decant tower, located in the SW corner of the Tailings Management Facility:

 
 

Mill

  • Ball mill and its components arrived February 3rd.
Ball Mill
 

Grinding Building Area and CIL tanks

  • CIL tanks and cyanide destruction tanks complete.
  • Launders and bypass valves now installed.
  • Cladding including roof panel installation complete.
  • Concrete installation work completed for exterior walls and the scats bunker.
  • Detailed interior back fill work is ongoing for floor slab installation.
  • Structural installations completed and the 40- tonne overhead crane is installed.
  • Building electrical installations commenced for lighting and crane power.
CIL tanks and cyanide destruction tanks complete
 

Reagent Building

  • Concrete work substantially completed.
  • Lime silo base completed exterior to the building.
  • Final building fit-out commenced with door installations and opening installations.
Plant site aerialPlant site aerial
Reagent Building - Concrete Completion & Mechanical Installations
 

Exterior Concrete

  • Plant switch room foundation complete and stripped.
  • Lube room foundation completed; formwork to be stripped.
  • Gold room sump slab installed and final formwork for bund walls started.
  • Detox bund wall formwork commenced.
Plant site aerialPlant site aerial
Lube Room Area MCC Foundation
 

Leaching Area

  • Tank steel installed for all CIL & detox tanks.
  • Detailed interior and sluiceway installations commenced late in January.
CIL & Detox Tank Installations
 

Plant

  • Sheeting of the mill building is complete and work has started erecting steel work around the mill.
  • When the steelwork is complete the ball mill assembly will start.
Steelwork around mill and Mill Plinths
 

Domestic Buildings - Laboratory and Administration Buildings

  • Septic Field installation for the upper pad area completed and inspected by Nova Scotia Environment during January.
  • Exterior sheeting completed for the Laboratory.
  • Roofing completed.
  • Interior framing and electrical installation commenced in Laboratory.
  • Wall construction started for the Administration building.
Plant site aerialPlant site aerial
Laboratory building since January
 
Electrical installation commenced
 

ROM wall Installation

  • Completed to underside of truck dump slab.
  • Work on hold until spring for installation of truck dump slab.
ROM Wall Progression
 

 

Photo as of Jan 23, 2017
 
Plant site aerial
Plant site aerial
Photo as of Jan 23, 2017
 
Sheeting steel structure for grinding building
Sheeting steel structure for grinding building
 
Photo as of Jan 23, 2017
 
Touquoy pit
Touquoy pit
Photo as of Jan 23, 2017
 
Crushing circuit foundations
Crushing circuit foundations
 
Photo as of Jan 23, 2017
 
Laboratory building
Laboratory building
Photo as of Jan 23, 2017
 
Tailings management facility perimeter road
Tailings management facility perimeter road
 
Photo as of Jan 3, 2017
 
Sheeting steel structure for grinding building
Sheeting steel structure
for grinding building
Photo as of Jan 3, 2017
 
Plant Site aerial
Plant Site aerial
 
Photo as of Dec 5, 2016
 
Steel Structure for Grinding Building
Steel Structure for Grinding Building
Photo as of Dec 5, 2016
 
Laboratory Floor
Laboratory Floor
 
Photo as of Dec 5, 2016
 
Crushing circuit foundations
Crushing circuit foundations
Photo as of Nov 21, 2016
 
Crushing circuit foundations
Crushing circuit foundations
 
Photo as of Nov 21, 2016
 
Steel structure for the grinding building
Steel structure for the grinding building
Photo as of Nov 15, 2016
 
Steel Structure development for reagent building
Plant Site Aerial
 
Photo as of Nov 21, 2016
 
Steel Structure development for reagent building
Reagent building and CIL tank
sections being installed
Photo as of Nov 15, 2016
 
Steel Structure development for reagent building
Steel Structure for the Ball
Mill arrived
 
Photo as of Nov 21, 2016
 
Steel Structure development for reagent building
Reagent building and CIL tank
sections being installed
Photo as of Nov 7, 2016
 
Steel Structure development for reagent building
Sheeting the reagent building and
installing the roof is nearing
completion. First sections
of the CIL tanks on circular foundations
 
Photo as of Nov 7, 2016
 
Steel Structure development for reagent building
Reagent building half roofed. Ball
mill foundations and first leach
tanks on their foundations

 
Steel Structure development for reagent building
Steel Structure development
for reagent building
 
Steel Structure development for reagent building
Reagent building
Steel Structure development for reagent building
CIL tank bases
 
Steel Structure development for reagent building
Ball Mill Foundation
Plant Site
Plant Site
 
Plant Site
Project Site Overview
Moose River Consolidated Site Plan
Moose River Consolidated
Site Plan
 
Plant Site
Plant Site
Mining Fleet
Mining Fleet
 
Mining Fleet
Mining Fleet
Tailings Management Facility
Tailings Management Facility
 
Tailings Management Facility
Structural Steel Main Plant
Site Building