NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Fortune Minerals of London, ON, has awarded the detailed engineering and design contract for its NICO gold-cobalt-bismuth-copper project 160 km northwest of Yellowknife to Hatch Ltd. The contractor will address overall co-ordination of engineering for the open pit mine, underground mine, ore handling and storage, processing plant and facilities, concentrate production, storage and loading, tailings management, site support structures, water and power supplies, camp facilities, and all civil road and drainage designs needed to begin construction.
Hatch enjoys an enviable reputation for design and construction of all aspects of mining projects, especially in cold climates. Moreover, the company has successfully worked with and for Canada’s aboriginal peoples.
Fortune has already invested $110 million in the NICO project. Learn more at FortuneMinerals.com.