Client: Goldcorp Inc.
Location: Hoyle Pond / Porcupine, Ontario
Project Date: 1995-present
Description: 200,000 metric tonnes/month (220,000 tons/ month)
Custom Concrete Northern is contracted by Goldcorp in Northern Ontario to crush materials for a tailings dam. Tailings are commonly used in the production of paste fill, a product used to fill voids in active mines to increase the structural integrity of the mine walls. This includes various road material, 1 1/2 clear stone, A gravel, 8˝ minus, 6˝ minus, stemming material, and crush gold ore for the mill (6˝ minus down to 3/8˝).