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Fimiston Open Pit “Super Pit” Gold Mine

Location

South-east edge of the Kalgoorlie-boulder, approximately 600km east of Perth, Western Australia

Reserves

8.84Moz (proven and probable)

Geology Type

Sheared and faulted

Mineral Type

Breccia dominated veins and open space-filling vein textures

Mining Equipment

PC 8000 hydraulic shovels and Caterpillar 793 haul trucks

Mine Life

Until 2017

Operator

Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines

Owners

Barrick Gold Corporation and Newmont Mining Corporation
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