boddington bauxite mine

Worsley Mine Development

 · bauxite mining and alumina refining operation in the South West of Western Australia with a proud track record spanning more than 35 years. The Worsley Mine Development is the next phase of bauxite mining near Boddington, providing access to future reserves and resources to sustain production at our Worsley Alumina refinery near Collie.


Newmont Corporation - Operations & Projects - Global ...

Newmont's Boddington mine is located within the Saddleback greenstone belt in Western Australia. A large gold and copper mine, Boddington is located 16 km from the rural farming town of Boddington and 120 km from Western Australia's capital city, Perth. Boddington was a three-way joint venture between Newmont, AngloGold Ashanti and Newcrest.


Photo Gallery: Saddleback Mine (Worsley), Boddington ...

Saddleback Bauxite Mine. Saddleback Mine, Boddington, Boddington Shire, Western Australia, Australia. The conveyor belt carries bauxite ore 51 kilometres south from the mine to the processing plant near Collie. Photo ID: 525146 Uploaded by: Kim Macdonald Approval date: View Count: 581 Status: Public galleries Type: Photo - 4928×3264 ...


Boddington Gold Mine (BGM), Western Australia (WA)

 · Boddington Gold Mine (BGM) is located about 130km south-east of Perth in Western Australia. Boddington Gold Mine (BGM) produced 741,000oz of gold and 69Mlb of copper in 2011. Image courtesy of Calistemon. The ore is initially produced by floatation, which produces copper/gold concentrate with approximately 18% copper.


Government of Department of Mines, Industry …

 · Rehabilitation of state forest areas at the South32 Worsley Alumina Boddington Bauxite Mine has developed and progressed over the past 40 years through a partnership between Worsley Alumina and. the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and …


Worsley Alumina Refinery Boddington Bauxite Mine Site …

 · 2017 worsley alumina refinery & boddington bauxite mine slide 2 • important notices • this presentation should be read in conjunction with the "financial results and outlook – year ended 30 june 2017" announcement released on 24 …


Optimal life-of-mine scheduling for a Bauxite mine ...

 · This paper describes a new optimized life-of-mine planning software tool called Bodor (Boddington Optimizer), developed for BHP Billiton's Boddington Bauxite mine in south Western Australia. Bodor minimizes pre-tax net present cost (capital and operational) over a specified mine life, and is applied to a mine model consisting of bauxite pods pre-designed to a fixed cut-off …


Major Mines & Projects | Worsley Alumina (Boddington ...

Boddington Bauxite Mine (BBM) mines the bauxite by shallow open pit mining methods from a number of open pits. The bauxite occurs in pods, close to the surface, with an ore thickness of up to 5 m. There are two mining areas at Boddington Bauxite Mine, the Saddleback Mining Envelope and the Marradong Mining Envelope.


Boddington Bauxite Project - ORELOGY

Boddington Bauxite Project. In 2007 ORELOGY was commissioned by Worsley Alumina Pty Ltd to undertake an assessment of mining fleet options suitable for their Boddington Bauxite Mine. This project was designed to assist them with …


PorterGeo Database - Ore Deposit Description

Worsley Alumina Pty Ltd, who also operated the nearby Boddington Bauxite Mine, managed the Boddington Gold Mine on behalf of a joint venture between Reynolds Australia Alumina Ltd (40%), the Shell Company of Australia Ltd (30%), BHP Minerals Ltd (20%) and Kobe Alumina Associates (Australia) Pty Ltd (10%). By 1994, after a series of corporate ...


Report of an AHS Boddington Bauxite Mine 2017

 · envelope for the Boddington Bauxite Mine into the Marradong and Saddleback Timber Reserves and adjoining farmlands which are located in the Shire of Boddington, Western Australia. These extensions are referred to as the Hotham Mining Extension and Marradong Mining Extension survey areas and are located 6km and 12km southwest of Boddington.


Bauxite - South32

Bauxite is an aluminium ore found in deposits around the world. Once the ore is mined out of the ground, the red bauxite rock is crushed and dissolved into a white alumina powder, using what is known as the Bayer process. This …


1240 WorsleyRefinery SubterraneanFaunaReview

 · Alumina Operation ( Boddington Bauxite Mine (BBM) and the Worsley Refinery) as part of the WME. The Primary Assessment Area (PAA) of the WME includes the Worsley Mining Development Envelope (WMDE), Bauxite Transport Corridor (BTC), Contingency Bauxite Mining Envelope (CBME) and maintenance within the Refinery Lease Area (RLA).


BODDINGTON GOLD DEPOSIT, WESTERN AUSTRALIA

 · Figure 2. Simplifi ed regolith-landform for the Boddington area. of the mineralization. Bedrock near the mine is felsic and ma fi c andes-ite to the E and schists to the W. REGOLITH The regolith consists of saprock, saprolite, ferruginous saprolite, a bauxite zone, ferruginous duricrust and loose nodules and pisoliths.


Australian Bauxite | The Australian Aluminium Council

Australia is the world's largest producer of bauxite. In 2020, Australian bauxite production was 102 million tonnes (Mt). 37 Mt of bauxite was exported, and the remainder converted to Australian alumina. The major Australian bauxite mines are: Boddington (Western Australia) – South32. Gove (Northern Territory) – Rio Tinto Aluminium.


Boddington Bauxite - OzLand

BHP Billiton's Boddington Bauxite Mine is located at Boddington Western Australia. Ozland has provided specialised pioneering drilling rigs, vehicles, maintenance support facilities and project management expertise to undertake drilling operations


Worsley Mine Development - South32

 · Boddington Bauxite Mine (BBM) and the Worsley Alumina refinery occur in different components of the Northern Jarrah Forest subregion. The refinery is in the more mesic south western portion in State Forest, while the BBM is located to the central east of the subregion in the drier zone within the highly disturbed agricultural region.


World's ten largest bauxite mines in 2020

3. Boddington Bauxite Mine. The Boddington Bauxite Mine is a surface mine located in Western Australia, Australia. Owned by South32, the greenfield mine produced an estimated 18.325 mtpa of bauxite in 2020. The mine will operate until 2034. 4. Sangaredi Mine


THE ALUMINA CHRONICLES …

 · bauxite mines in Grove, Northern Australia, and in Weipa, Queensland, whilst South32 operates a bauxite mine near Boddington, Western Australia. "The majority, more than 60%, of Australian bauxite is used domestically in Australia's alumina refi neries," indicated Ms. Johnson. "The balance is exported, with China being the main market. In


Worsley Mine Expansion – Revised Proposal | EPA Western ...

 · South32 Worsley Alumina Pty Ltd currently operates the Boddington Bauxite Mine (located approximately 5km south-west of Boddington), Worsley Refinery (located approximately 15 km north-west of Collie) and port operations at the Bunbury Port. The new proposal is for the: · expansion of the existing mining area and incorporation of new mining areas;


Environmental Protection Authority

 · The Boddington Bauxite Mine is primarily located on Mining Lease ML258SA, which was granted through the Worsley State Agreement. The Boddington Bauxite Mine is located approximately 5 kilometres (km) west-south-west of Boddington, and the Worsley Alumina Refinery is located approximately 15 km north-west of Collie (Figure 1).


Details | Boddington WA

We mine bauxite in the South West of Australia and transport it on an overland conveyor belt to a refinery where the bauxite is turned into white alumina powder. The alumina is then exported to smelters around the world. As part of the Worsley Alumina operations, bauxite is mined near the town of Boddington, 130 kilometres (kms) south east of ...


About Us | Boddington WA

Further mining followed with the opening of the Boddington Gold Mine in 1987. Together the Gold & Bauxite mines create a thriving rural mining town. Surrounding districts include Williams, Wandering, Quindanning and …


Boddington Bauxite - OzLand

Boddington Bauxite. BHP. BHP Billiton's Boddington Bauxite Mine is located at Boddington Western Australia. Ozland has provided specialised pioneering drilling rigs, vehicles, maintenance support facilities and project management expertise to undertake drilling operations ...