Plutonic is an operating underground gold mine located 170km north of Meekatharra, some 13km from the Great Western Highway. Employees operate on a FIFO (fly in fly out) basis. Water for processing is piped from 31km away. Mill capacity exceeds the current mining rate and operates on a campaign basis. Wood Mackenzie’s asset reports are built from the bottom up, incorporating a number of granular data metrics to ultimately produce our industry standard cash operating costs. This report contains a detailed asset note giving you a holistic view of the asset, including an operational overview through to a timeline of events from inception to now. This qualitative analysis is supplemented by the associated Excel download which enables interrogation of a whole series of cost and production metrics over the life of the asset.