pit run

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gravel as found in natural deposits

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Given high yields of 80% and a 15 million tonne per annum indicative open pit run of mine (ROM), Stage 2 production of as much as 12 million tonnes per annum of coking coal is possible with a rail connection to Erdenet and the Trans Mongolian Railway.
When a driver overslept for the early morning pit run Heber would drive the coach at 5am.
The intent is to contract the purchase and placement of pit run gravel to construct a gravel
Pit run material is crushed to a predetermined size and the finely crushed product is fed through a large efficient sluice box that uses water to float lighter rock to separate the gold, silver and heavy metals including gold bearing arsenic from the crushed material without using chemicals and with recycled water, causing no discharge.
Approximately 14,000 tons of pit run ore grading over 2 grams per ton were placed on the re- usable leach pad.
But his chilling message to his gutted team is that the pit runs even deeper - and it's up to them to haul themselves out before they plunge into a relegation scrap at the bottom.