Working with Thiess
Oyu Tolgoi Boxcut and Decline – Gobi Desert, Mongolia
Challenge Construction ventilation optimisation
Solution EIC Activities optimised ventilation for drill and blast construction of twin 6.5km declines. The team participated in value engineering meetings with selected vendors and assured technical system compliance and the introduction of design enhancements. The solution reduced fan power (50%), heating (20%) and ensured capital cost remained to budget.