Mining and minerals

Mining and minerals

Tetra Tech Proteus provides expert support for the complete mine life cycle.

We provides consulting and engineering services, procurement support, construction services, and construction management for new and existing mines (open cut and underground) to assist mining companies and mineral exploration companies throughout the complete mine life cycle.

We offer mining, geological, metallurgical, environmental, and cultural consulting services. Our engineering services include civil, mining, geotechnical, water resource, mechanical, electrical, structural, and architectural design. We also provide procurement support, construction services, and construction management.

Exploration

Tetra Tech Proteus provides mining consulting, mineral resource evaluations, and mine due diligence during mine exploration for mineral and ore potential identification.

Pre-development

We provide mining consulting for pre-development and mine development to define the mining opportunity with preliminary economic assessments, scoping studies, and pre-feasibility and feasibility studies. Tetra Tech Proteus also works with mining companies and the financial community to perform mine and financial due diligence as opportunities move through the mining life cycle.

Approvals and permitting

Our services include environmental and cultural resource consulting for environmental and mine permitting and mine closure reporting.

Construction

Tetra Tech Proteus provides process plant, mine, and civil engineering design; mine water treatment; tailings management; heap leach facilities; and project delivery, including engineering, procurement, construction, and construction management (EPC and EPCM) services to build, improve, or expand a mine.

Operations

Our services include engineering and in-plant engineering support to plan, design, and implement mine sustaining capital and capital expansion projects; facility and process improvements; mine water management and waste handling design; and process optimisation support.

Reclamation, remediation and closure

Tetra Tech Proteus’ engineers, ecologists, geochemists, and reclamation specialists provide support for mine reclamation, mine remediation, mine closure, and monitoring to prepare mine sites for appropriate post-mining use.