Northern Star Resources is preparing for the Fimiston South growth project at KCGM Operations which will result in the widening and deepening the southern end of the Super Pit at Kalgoorlie-Boulder in Western Australia’s Goldfields. The Super Pit is one of the world’s largest open pit gold mines with a mineral resource of 27 million ounces and an ore reserve of 11.9 million ounces. The Fimiston South Project is scheduled to begin in 2023 and will extend the life of the mine to 2034. It includes a new Tailings Storage Facility, extended waste rock landform, topsoil stockpiles, relocating and modifying the environmental noise bung and other supporting infrastructure.
Delonix Solutions provided engineering design for the following areas of the project: