First production of finished zinc concentrate left MMG Limited’s (MMG) Dugald River mine near Cloncurry in Queensland’s North West today.
As quoted in the press release:
MMG Chief Executive Officer Jerry Jiao said that the opening and first concentrate from Dugald River was an important milestone for the Project.
“I’d like to take this opportunity to recognise and thank all those who have played their part in the successful commissioning of the Dugald River Project,” Mr Jiao said. “I congratulate MMG staff and contractors for their hard work in delivering the US$550 millionproject – under budget and ahead of schedule.”