Construction of an effluent treatment plant for the Wabush Mine, Labrador Usine de traitement des effluents pour la mine Wabush, Labrador
In order to comply with environmental standards, mining company Cliffs Natural Ressources decided to proceed with the construction of a permanent treatment plant on the effluent discharge at Knoll Lake. The turnkey project consisted in the design and construction of a plant with pumping station, mechanical treatment and physico-chemical treatment functions designed exclusively for the composition of mining effluent produced by the Wabush mine.
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Cliffs Natural Resources
Total project cost
7 M$
Mode de réalisation
Engineering-Procurement-Construction Management (EPCM)
Location
Wabush, Labrador

 

Nature of services

  • Simultaneous engineering and construction with an integrated design approach
  • Design of preliminary and final plans and specifications for all
    works
  • Procurement and contract management
  • General contracting and construction management
  • Monitoring services
  • Quality control and assurance
    Inspection during construction
    Environmental monitoring
  • Commissioning and technical support
  • Operation manual

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Project features

  • Installation of a pumping well
  • Installation of submersible pumps
  • Installation of mechanical separation stations using hydro-cyclones
  • Installation of conditioning stations including storage
    and distribution of chemical agents

Quai Multiusager, Port de Sept-Iles Usine de traitement des effluents pour la mine Wabush, Labrador

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