Walford Creek proves a win for Aeon

February 15, 2017

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A preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for the Walford Creek metals project, in Queensland, has estimated a projected life-of-mine revenue of some A$579-million.

ASX-listed Aeon Metals has reported that the project is expected to have a life-of-mine production of 38 000 t of copper, 29 000 t of zinc and 3 000 t of cobalt metals in concentrate over a six-year mine life, based on a resource of 3.6-million tonnes, grading 1.15% copper, 1.06% zinc, 0.18% cobalt and 26 g/t silver.

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