The Pueblo Viejo mine is a multi-billion-dollar mining facility located in the central part of the Dominican Republic. The site, which is a sulfidic refractory gold deposit, is developed to a 24,000 ton-per-day design capacity. The mine features high-tech innovations, such as large-scale autoclaving, for processing the ore and mitigating environmental impacts.
Testing of 280 protective relays utilizing specialized test equipment
Customized work packages
Use of paperless documentation, including “as-found,” “as-left,” testing results and defect identification with pictures where needed
Protective relays as applied to 220 Kv, 34.5 Kv, and 4.16 Kv distribution systems
Inspection of instrumentation and electrical equipment
Defect identification (punch list)
DCS & PLC integrity checks
Calibration, loop checks, and I/O function checks
Reliable Controls Corporation was proud to be part of this large-scale, world-class mining project and enjoyed becoming our client’s go-to team in the field.