Infracon was contracted by Anglo-American to complete the water management portion of their Roman Pit Expansion. Time lines were very tight on the project and there were significant liquidated damages for late completion and a bonus structure for completing early. Infracon achieved early completion bonuses by mobilizing a large fleet of equipment, including excavators (Cat 390, JD 800, 3 x 470’s, 4x 350, 1 x 200), dozers (3 x 850K, 2 x D8T), rock trucks (7 x 40 Tonne, 4 x 30 Tonne) a JD824K loader, a JD 772 grader and multiple packers and support equipment.
80,000 m2 of clearing and grubbing.
80,000 m3 of drilling and blasting to fill and disposal.
25,000 m3 of riprap production and placement.
3 km of collection ditches.
200,000 m3 of overburden excavation.
Construction of two detention ponds, including 45,000 m2 of bituminous geo-membrane liner.