Cobre Panama

Client

First Quantum Minerals

Location

Panama

Completion

2019

Requirement

  • Fast track the design and construction of a range of structures at the undeveloped, remote site
  • Minimise the time to operation start up
  • Design and build a state-of-the-art control room facility to attract city workers to remote location
  • Strict environmental preservation requirements with regards to the control room construction and location as well as access road design and construction

Highlights and Achievements

  • CPC expertise and systems used to design a state-of-the-art facility at the remote, jungle location
  • Speed of delivery for FQM with no site visits and including management of outsourced expertise
  • Provision of efficient and accurate inventory and drawings to support effective logistics and efficient construction
  • Minimised impact on the environment

Benefits for Client

  • Able to develop project as design as evolving to fast track project
  • The fast delivery enabled operation earlier than is standard practice