Facilities

A typical project generally includes the following:

  • General Arrangement Planning
  • Process Flow Diagrams
  • P&I Diagrams
  • Equipment Specifications
  • Concrete and Structural Design
  • Electrical Design
  • Mechanical Design

Infrastructure

Infrastructure is a major cost component of any mining project. Mine site facilities must be carefully planned and designed, incorporating operational sustainability to achieve a return on capital throughout the project life cycle.

Geosyntec has experience in the following areas:

  • Haul Road and Roadway Design
  • Rail Lines and Spurs
  • Overland Conveyance Systems
  • Shipping Facilities
  • Air Strips

Water and Waste Water

One of the critical challenges facing the mining industry is the need for sustainable water development and management. Our approach in addressing these challenges focuses on providing our mining clients cost-effective solutions, while utilizing the technologies to maximize production and safety.

Our services include:

  • Groundwater, Surface Water, and Water Balance Modelling
  • Water Management
  • Water Sustainability Reviews and Pre-Design Optimization Studies
  • Compliance and Permitting
  • Mine Process Design and Water Treatment Strategies
  • Water Quality Evaluation and Analysis
  • Water Treatment and Innovative Solutions (Biological and Physicochemical Treatment)
  • In-House Treatability Testing
  • Groundwater Quality Evaluation and Assessment
  • Water Supply Investigations and Design
  • Watershed Hydrology Analysis
  • Stormwater / Surface Water Erosion Control, Conveyance, and Diversion Design
  • Flood and Breach Analysis
  • Inundation Studies and Hazard Potential Classification
  • Tailing Delivery System Design
  • Decant Pump-Back Design
  • Pipeline Design and Analysis
  • Leach Irrigation Design