ENVIRONMENT

Overloaded plant falls apart

A BUILD-UP of solidified zinc concentrate in the rougher launder of a mill has caused it to dislodge from the rougher and land on the concrete mezzanine floor below.

 The Regulator's image of the incident

The Regulator's image of the incident

The floor then failed and cantilevered over before coming to a rest in the basement under the cell. Luckily there were no workers in the area at the time. The regulator blamed the incident on excessive...

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