Sedgman awarded construction contract for Blackwater Gold project

Sedgman awarded C$318M EPC contract for Artemis Gold’s Blackwater Gold project.

Australian mineral processing company Sedgman, a member of CIMIC Group, has been awarded the C$318M construction (EPC) contract to deliver services for Artemis Gold at the Blackwater Gold project in British Columbia, Canada.

“Sedgman and Artemis have already commenced initial design and procurement work at the project, helping Artemis to unlock the value of this key gold project and work towards its first gold pour in 2024,” says CIMIC Group Executive Chairman Juan Santamaria.

Sedgman will design and construct the processing and non-processing infrastructure for a six million tonne per annum carbon in leach gold plant at the project.

Sedgman Managing Director Grant Fraser said: “We are pleased to be working with Artemis Gold on this exciting project and look forward to continuing our strong working relationship to ensure successful outcomes for both Sedgman and Artemis.”

Work is expected to be completed in the third quarter of 2024.

CIMIC Group comprises construction businesses CPB Contractors, Leighton Asia and Broad; mining and mineral processing companies Thiess (joint control) and Sedgman; services specialist UGL; and public private partnerships arm Pacific Partnerships

Leave a comment