How our Asset Optimization System increased
production, Productivity, Efficiency & revenue
for BARRICK GOld.
Cortez is 100 kilometers southwest of Elko, Nevada, in Lander and Eureka counties. MPPIglobal were engaged to help developed an Asset Optimization initiative designed to help drive increased production, productivity and efficiency gains. The scope included Definition of Production OEE models for the Process Plant, Open Cut Haul Fleet, Underground Haul Fleet and Heap Leach operation. Definition of Downtime models for Drills, Bolters, Loaders, Trucks and all Process Plant Units were also conducted. The Technology landscape was revised and a Gap Analysis conducted. Presentation of findings and recommendations were made back to the Barrick Gold Board representatives with a follow improvement scope developed.