Tomingley Gold Project - Project Profile
Client: Alkane Resources Limited
Industry: Metalliferous Mining
Status: Approved and Operating
Local Government Area: Narromine LGA
The Tomingley Gold Project comprises mining of gold ore from three open cut and one underground mine, together with construction and operation of associated infrastructure, including overburden emplacements, a processing plant and office area, residue storage facility, water management structures, amenity bunds, internal roads, a 46km water pipeline and underpass of the Newell Highway.
The Project was approved in July 2012 and construction commenced in late 2012. The Mining Operations Plan for the Project was approved in May 2014 with the first production of gold expected in late 2014. Subject to ongoing review of mineable gold reserves, with the potential for extension of mining operations in the future, the Tomingley Gold Project will have a life of between 10 and 12 years.