That’s exactly what happened to Rio Tinto when the Argyle Diamond Mine in the Kimberley, Western Australia had unexpected floodwater entry into the underground system. NPE delivered emergency dewatering services.
Services provided in conjunction with this emergency mine dewatering project include: engineering, design, installation, commissioning and complete project management. In addition to the below equipment, we provided:
- Onsite dewatering personal
- Associated hoses, adaptors and manifolds
- Purpose designed and built pontoon skid for install and demob
- Purpose designed and built rock fall protection guarding
- Full telemetry control