OZ's back to the future moment

OZ Mineral’s release of a scoping study into a A$1-1.3 billion conversion to block cave mining at its Carrapateena copper-gold project in South Australia’s outback was almost a back to the future moment, writes Barry FitzGerald.

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An aerial view of Carrapateena construction

The "almost'' qualifier is there because back in August 2014, three and a half years after acquiring the 2005 discovery from SA metallurgist Rudy Gomez and Canada's Teck Resources for US$250 million