Case 3: Cumulative costs of Losugen solution vs traditional solution

Customer: BHP, Olympic Dam Mine

Issue: Svedala Screen under pan and diverter gate is in need of repair every scheduled shutdown. Ceramic is traditionally placed over worn rubber, ceramics then fall off and wear out.

Previous estimated cost of repairs

Estimated cost of repairs : $400,000 per year
Other Issues : Confined spaces with people working above; getting access is timely and is a big issue.
Time issue has been around : 5 years
Cost of Losugen solution : $60,000 Diverter Gate
: $35,000 under flow chute
Cost to maintain Losugen Solution : $95,000 every 3- 4 years

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