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Altonorte Copper Smelting Plant Wastewater

Client

Noranda

Main contractor

Cascal

Project designer

Cascal

Capital investment cost

US$ 6 million

Pipeline contractor

Montec

Pumping station contractor

Montec

Electrical equipment supplier

IMO

Project cost

US$ 6 million

Water transmission elevation

600m above sea level

Completion date

April 2002

Pipeline type

Gravity system

Pipeline length

40km

1st Stage length

12km

1st Stage route

Grandon reservoir to Salar del Carmen

1st Stage capacity

120 l/s

2nd Stage

Two pumping stations

2nd Stage

70m to 600m above sea level

3rd Stage

Gravity system

3rd Stage route

Salar del Carmen to Noranda facilities

3rd Stage length

27km
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