CASINO PROJECT: INTERACTIVE DESIGN OF A LARGE
CASINO PROJECT: INTERACTIVE DESIGN OF A LARGE TAILINGS DAM TO ACHIEVE MINE WASTE MANAGEMENT OBJECTIVES Sanne Brinkman, Knight Piésold Ltd., Vancouver, B.C., Canada Graham R. Greenaway P. Eng., Knight Piésold Ltd., Vancouver, B.C., Canada ABSTRACT: The Casino Project is a proposed copper-gold-molybdenum mine in the southwest Yukon.Cadia Gold Mine - another tailings dam failure - The,,Cadia Gold Mine – another tailings dam failure. On Friday a tailings dam collapse occurred at the Cadia Gold Mine, operated by Newcrest Mining, in Orange, New South Wales, Australia.. Cadia is one of the largest open cur gold and copper mines in Australia.Technical Report: Design and Evaluation of Tailings Dams,,Design and Evaluation of Tailings Dams 1 DESIGN AND EVALUATION OF TAILINGS DAMS 1. INTRODUCTION In order to obtain the metals and other minerals needed for industrial processes, fertilizers, homes, cars, and other consumer products, large quantities of rock are mined, crushed, pulverized, and processed to recover metal and other mineral values.