Yamana Gold

Audit, diagnosis and solutions to the physical stability of the tailings dam in operation – Yamana Gold

Alhué, Región Metropolitana

The main objective of this project was to support Minera Florida to maintain the construction of its tailings dam with a good level of safety, in compliance with the provisions of Decree No. 248 of the Ministry of Mining, “Regulation for the Approval of Projects of Design, Construction, Operation and Closure of Tailings Tanks “.

During the operation, Geotecnia Ambiental contributed to Minera Florida in which the following control requirements were met, thus ensuring a good quality in the construction of the sand wall through granulometric and compaction control.