Engineering company appointed to refurbish and restart the Chatree Gold Mine
Kingsgate Consolidated Limited (ASX:KCN) (“Kingsgate or the Company”) is pleased to advise that the scope of work for the refurbishment of Plant #2 has been finalised, and CR3 (formerly CR Asia), a leading energy engineering solutions company, has been appointed to refurbish and restart the Chatree Gold Mine (“Chatree”).
CR3 has over 30 years’ experience in providing energy engineering solutions to customers in mining, energy production, chemical processing, power, and other asset-intensive industries.
Since 1991, CR3 has supported owners and operators of these plants and facilities with a comprehensive portfolio of industrial maintenance, plant revamp, and shutdown services.
CR3 has provided significant engineering, refurbishment, and modification projects for clients in Asia, and has long-term relationships with several mining customers including:
- LXML Sepon, Laos;
- Phu Bia Mining, Laos; and
- Nui Phad Mining, Vietnam.
Mobilisation of CR3 Thailand personnel to Chatree is expected through June with work to commence in July.
In conjunction with the finalisation of the scope of work with CR3, Kingsgate can also advise that the “long lead” items required to refurbish the plant have now been ordered.
Ross Smyth-Kirk OAM
Kingsgate Consolidated Limited