Tailings, Heap Leach & Waste Management

SRK Consulting has extensive experience with the design and operations of tailings and waste facilities. Our expertise covers projects for precious and base metals, using wet and dry disposal techniques, and for a range of climatic conditions. We can provide cost effective, practical and reliable solutions for your project.

Our design team provides a comprehensive range of services including site selection and feasibility studies, geotechnical and site investigations, detail design, contract administration and project management and closure. Specialized services include safety audits, flowslide analyses and risk assessments.

We also assist clients in the management of tailings operations, ensuring that the ongoing construction activities and stewardship of the facility is in accordance with the design philosophy and in compliance with permit conditions.
We assist in the design and implementation of performance monitoring systems including the selection and procurement of instrumentation.

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SRK Consulting has extensive experience with the design and operations of tailings and waste facilities. Our expertise covers projects for precious and base metals, using wet and dry disposal techniques, and for a range of climatic conditions. We can provide cost effective, practical and reliable solutions for your project. Our...
Ore placement and solution management greatly influence the design and layout of earthworks for a heap leach facility. At SRK Consulting, our approach is to assess and optimize earthwork and lining requirements based on the topographical and geotechnical characteristics of the site, the engineering characteristics of the ore, and the...
SRK provides landfill design, hazardous waste management, environmental monitoring, and closure services for municipalities, mines, and industry.
Our engineering and environmental specialists have extensive experience with the disposal of solid and hazardous wastes. Previous projects include waste stream investigations, feasibility and site selection studies, geotechnical investigations, permitting, detailed design, contract documentation and management including construction quality assurance. We also provide monitoring and environmental audit services for operating...
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