Gisborne was awarded the work associated with the structural / mechanical / piping scopes relating to the new D3 Mill Upgrade being done at the Highland Valley Copper Mine site approximately 60k outside of Kamloops, near Logan Lake BC. Highland Valley Copper Mine is 100% owned by Teck Resources and it produces approximately 100,000 tonnes of product a year with reserves proven up to the year 2028. The D3 Mill upgrade will increase mill throughput by 5% and increase copper recoveries by over 2%.
Scope: Demolition of existing mechanical / structural and piping to make room for the installation of approximately 230,000 kg of structural steel to allow for a new splitter box, E-Room and Ball Mill. Installation of a all new ball mill, motors, pumps, chute-works and associated piping
Gisborne Industrial Construction Ltd selected as Silver Award Winner
The Vancouver Regional Construction Association (VRCA) has announced the Silver Award winners in its 2018 Awards of Excellence. These project-specific awards recognize the regional construction association’s finest member companies and features industrial, commercial and institutional projects from across British Columbia.
The Silver Award winners will be honoured at the Awards of Excellence Gala on October 23 at the Vancouver Convention Centre West. At the gala, one Silver Award winner from each project category will be announced as the Gold Award winner in the respective category.
Gisborne Industrial Construction Ltd was selected to receive the award for their work at the BC Hydro Wahleach Fire Protection Upgrade Project near Hope BC.