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Leinster nickel operation

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10 September 2018

Leinster nickel operation

Report summary

In August 2018, at the Diggers and Dealers conference in Kalgoorlie, BHP's Nickel West Asset President, Eduard Haegel announced that first production from the Venus deposit was slated for 2019. Approval had been obtained for further definition drilling at Venus, with first stope production targeted towards the end of Q2 2019 following the complete refurbishment of the shaft, winder and winder control system. In addition, development of the Leinster B11 block cave had commenced with final approval expected before the end of the year. 

Table of contents

  • Key facts
  • Summary and key issues
  • Location maps
  • Participation
  • Geology
  • Reserves and resources
    • Mining
    • Process
  • Production
    • Cashflow
  • Timeline

Tables and charts

This report includes 9 images and tables including:

  • Key facts: Table 1
  • Detailed map
  • Participation: Table 1
  • Reserves and resources: Table 1
  • Production: Table 1
  • Production: Image 1
  • Production: Image 2
  • Costs: Image 1
  • Costs: Table 1

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