BCMJV Bags EPCM Contract for Canadian Mine

8 August 2011 (Last Updated August 8th, 2011 18:30)

British Columbia Mining Joint Venture (BCMJV) has reached a final agreement with Terrane Metals to provide mining services at Mt. Milligan copper-gold project in Canada. A joint venture between Flour Canada and AMEC Americas, BCMJV will provide complete engineering, procurement and c

British Columbia Mining Joint Venture (BCMJV) has reached a final agreement with Terrane Metals to provide mining services at Mt. Milligan copper-gold project in Canada.

A joint venture between Flour Canada and AMEC Americas, BCMJV will provide complete engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for $375m.

British Columbia, Fluor and AMEC are jointly providing EPCM services for the 60,000 tonnes-per-day copper flotation process plant, tailings storage facility, ancillary plant facilities, 92km of electric power transmission lines and 600-personnel.

The Mt. Milligan project is a conventional truck-shovel open pit copper-gold mine and is located about 150km north-west of Prince George, British Columbia.