Birla Nifty Operation Upgrade

Scope of Work

GR Engineering was appointed by Aditya Birla Minerals to provide engineering, design, procurement, construction and commissioning on a number of small projects within the concentrate plant at their Nifty Copper Operations. GR Engineering also provided capital estimates on a number of potential future works.

GR Engineering successfully completed the following packages:

  • Larox concentrate filter unit
  • Flotation circuit de-bottlenecking
  • Final concentrate screen and hopper facility
  • Potable water chiller system complete with safety shower circuitry pipework
  • Skim air facility
  • Regrind decommissioning report
  • Xanthate distribution system
  • Caustic distribution system
  • Process water circuit improvements
  • L Heap leach crusher refurbishment
  • Reagents storage facilities
  • Pebble crusher completions work
  • Regrind decommissioning works


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  • Client Aditya Birla Minerals

  • Award Date Aditya Birla Minerals

  • Completion Date October 2007

  • Location The Great Sandy Desert region of the East Pilbara in Western Australia, approximately 350 km east of Port Hedland

  • Project Manager Phil Pattinson