Downer exits underground

Downer exits underground

Transitioning its $660 million Carrapateena contract to Byrnecut.

Development

20 JANUARY 2021
Polymathian lands grant for OZ work

Polymathian lands grant for OZ work

Looking to automate short interval control.

Technology / innovation

26 NOVEMBER 2020
OZ Minerals signs Whyalla port contract

OZ Minerals signs Whyalla port contract

Port to be used to ship Carrapateena copper concentrate.

Transport

16 JUNE 2020
OZ deferring $150M in growth spending

OZ deferring $150M in growth spending

Company focusing on low-cost metal production and jobs preservation.

Covid-19

31 MARCH 2020
Carrapateena gets cracking

Carrapateena gets cracking

Processing plant hits nameplate throughput rate.

Plant

04 MARCH 2020
Carrapateena gets cracking

Carrapateena gets cracking

First saleable copper-gold concentrate produced at Carrapateena.

Development

06 JANUARY 2020
Parts palaver delays Carrapateena concentrate

Parts palaver delays Carrapateena concentrate

Delay disappointing but not expected to affect the operation's ramp up.

Design / Build

12 NOVEMBER 2019
OZ looks to cobalt technology

OZ looks to cobalt technology

OZ Minerals looking to optimise Carrapateena output.

Operational Excellence

21 OCTOBER 2019
Carrapateena cracking on

Carrapateena cracking on

First saleable concentrate expected from Carrapateena next month.

Development

16 OCTOBER 2019
Carrapateena on track

Carrapateena on track

Total decline development at 15,127m and 46,000t of development ore stockpiled.

Development

23 JULY 2019
OZ launches renewable energy collaboration

OZ launches renewable energy collaboration

Energy collaboration looking at developing renewable energy and demand management technologies.

Power / Remote power

24 JUNE 2019
Sandvik buys Newtrax

Sandvik buys Newtrax

Better underground equipment management hopes.