Results – Since the mine designs and enquiry documents were compiled by construction management expertise, and the fact that the contract miners competed with owner mining methods, gave cause to contract miners submitting tenders which were considerably competitive of nature. Aforesaid of which unit rates from the lowest tenderers, were more competitive than the previous contract. Following appointment of the contractor, Tacmin’s contract mining expertise, using their vast base of contract mining agreements, assisted the Client to compile a contract agreement of international standards.
During the annual LOM and reserves estimate for 2015 which formed part of Tacmin’s scope of work under the same assignment, Tacmin expertise conducted in-depth pit optimisation exercises and numerous case scenarios which amongst others contained mineral price sensitivity analysis. Aforesaid which gave cause to: