Blasting for Reduced Process Plant Costs at Argyle Diamond Mine

Smallnone P, ; Walker B,
Organization: The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy
Pages: 10
Publication Date: Jan 1, 1998
Mining of the AKI lamproite pipe at the Argyle Diamond Mine (ADM) commenced in 1985. Originally designed to mine ore at a rate of 3.6 Mt per annum, the project has gone through two major plant expansions to a designed production rate of 8.7 Mt
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