Tailings Dam Design Review, Ilovitsa

PMC were contacted in 2014 to undertake a review of a tailings dam design for the Ilovitsa copper/gold project in Macedonia as part of a pre-feasibiltiy study for Euromax Resources.

PMC’s review covered the site characterization, tailings disposal options, tailings characterization, TMF design and construction, water balance and hydrology, geotechnical design aspects, seismic risk assessment, potential acid generating risk and capital and operating costs.