Jacobs receives contract from Aura Minerals for copper mine expansion
Wednesday, Dec 19, 2012
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced today it was awarded a contract by
Officials did not disclose the contract value, however noted the services are being provided from Jacobs' offices in
Under the terms of the contract, Jacobs is providing engineering services for the installation of a new fine ore stockpile withdrawal system, an additional primary ball mill, two tank flotation cells and a tailings thickener. The Aranzazu expansion project is expected to increase milling throughput rates from 2,600 tonnes per day to 4,000 tonnes per day by 2015.
Jacobs Group Vice President
Aura Minerals is a Canadian mid-tier gold and copper production company focused on the exploration, development and operation of gold and base metal projects in the
Jacobs is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional, and construction services.
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