Tailings dam – Quellaveco Project In progress

General Information

Client Anglo American Quellaveco / Fluor
Location Moquegua, Peru
Date 2018 - 2022

Scope

  • Tailings deposition, classification and distribution.
  • Water recovery, monitoring wells and operation roads.
  • Tailings deposit OC.
  • OC seepage collection.
  • Water recovery from the dam clarification pond, which is part of the water recovery system.

Project data

4MM m3
Earthwork
229K m2
Geo membrane
4.5km
Pipes
2MM m3
Massive backfill
244MM m3
Excavation of trench cutter