Reshaping underground project delivery

Leo Kaid, vice president, business development and strategy, mining & metals at Fluor, looks at the challenges associated with delivering underground projects

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Underground mines often present unique challenges during project delivery

The mining capital projects market is shifting. Demand for global commodities, such as copper and gold, is increasing, necessitating additional development. At the same time, most high-quality orebodies that can be accessed with surface mines have already been developed and are in operation. To meet demand, mining companies are turning attention to underground mines to access new, high-quali...