Olympic Dam Lasta 3 Filter Installation

Construction site
Roxby Downs, SA

KAEFER was engaged by BHP for installation of the Lasta 3 Filter into the existing Lasta Building at the Hydromet area of the Olympic Dam Mine.

Our Scope
  • Early Contractor Involvement – Providing value through constructability and design reviews
  • Detailed earthworks
  • Concrete works including foundations and installation of pre-cast panels
  • Supply and fabrication of structural and piping work
  • Installation of steelwork including floor framing, FRP grating, handrails, kickplates, stairs and maintenance platform
  • Deconstruction of existing roof and floor levels
  • Installation of new roof structure
  • Modifications to water wash, acid wash & filtrate tanks
  • Tie-ins for instrument air, gland water, safety showers
  • Installation of new concentrate leach filter and associated infrastructure including discharge hopper, concentrate leach conveyor, overhead monorail & hoist for maintenance, diaphragm squeeze water pump & GRP diaphragm squeeze water tank
  • Modifications to existing equipment including concentrate leach thickener overflow pumps, neutral pulp transfer pumps, reflotation feed pumps
  • Electrical & instrumentation works for all equipment including new LV switchroom, new transformers and tie-ins to existing HV system

KAEFER Integrated Services
Delivering across full asset lifecycles, from construction to asset integrity, maintenance & shutdowns.
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