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GMC – Kupang Alloy Smelter Facility – Indonesia - Project Profile

GMC – Kupang Alloy Smelter Facility – Indonesia - Project Profile

Synopsis

"GMC – Kupang Alloy Smelter Facility – Indonesia - Project Profile" contains information on the scope of the project including project overview and location. The profile also details project ownership and funding, gives a full project description, as well as information on contracts, tendering and key project contacts.

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Summary

Gulf Minerals Corporation Limited (GMC) is undertaking an alloy smelter facility at 12 km South West of Kupang in Indonesia.

The project involves the construction of an alloy smelter facility comprising eight furnaces on 50ha of land with a total process capacity of 320,000 tonnes of manganese ore per annum and production capacity of circa 155,000 tonnes of high carbon premium quality ferromanganese alloy.

Each furnace will have an annual capacity of 20,000 tonnes of manganese alloy.

The project includes the construction of processing units, production units, warehouses and related infrastructure, and the installation of heat treatment facilities and related equipment.

In August 2014, SNC-Lavalin was appointed as Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Management (EPCM) contractor whose scope of work is to design, construct and manage the facility.

Como Engineers has been appointed as the project manager, and XRAM Technologies Pty Ltd(XRAM) as the consultant for the pyrometallurgical support.

In August 2016, GMC finalised an agreement with South African-based Transalloys Pty Ltd(TPL) for the acquisition and relocation of two ferromanganese smelting furnaces. The contract worth is US$1 million.

The smelters are to be shipped from their current location in South Africa in October 2016.

In October 2016, site approvals received.

In January 2017, XRAM has been awarded with EPCM contract. Under the terms of contract, XRAM will reconstruct the two smelters purchased from TPL and construct the new smelting hub.

Pre-construction works are underway.

Scope

The project involves the construction of an alloy smelter facility comprising eight furnaces on 50ha of land with a total process capacity of 320,000 tonnes of manganese ore per annum and production capacity of circa 155,000 tonnes of high carbon premium quality ferromanganese alloy in Indonesia.

The US$27 million project includes the following:

1. Construction of warehouses

2. Construction of production units

3. Construction of processing units

4. Construction of related infrastructure

5. Installation of equipmentReasons To Buy

  • Gain insight into the project.
  • Monitor the latest project developments.
  • Identify key project contacts.


1.Key Statistics
2.Key Dates
3.Sector
4.Operating metrics
5.Tender Information
6.Scope
7.Description
8.Latest update
9.Background
10.Key Contacts
11.General News, Project News
12.Appendix

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