Lost Creek Project

Project Highlights:

  • Geotechnical Investigation
  • Mine Planning
  • Hyrdology
  • Permitting Document Preparation

Tierra Group is assisting Millcreek Mining and Black Mountain Sand with the preparation of permitting documents for the Lost Creek Project; including a preliminary Stormwater Management Plan, preliminary Groundwater Monitoring Plan, and general permitting exhibits. Tierra Group conducted a site geotechnical investigation (drilling program oversight) to provide preliminary foundation recommendations for the proposed mine and processing facility near Roggen, CO. Tierra Group developed a laboratory testing program and used the laboratory testing results to provide preliminary foundation recommendations for processing facilities.  Tierra Group will also provide field oversight during an upcoming groundwater monitoring well installation program at the Project.

Project Highlights:

  • Geotechnical Investigation
  • Mine Planning
  • Hyrdology
  • Permitting Document Preparation

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