Musselwhite Mine

The Musselwhite Mine is an underground gold mine located near Opapamiskan Lake, approximately 500 km north of Thunder Bay, ON.

Project Scope

Commenced: 2019
Completed: In Progress
Client: Newmont Goldcorp

In August 2019 Nuna was awarded a surface support contract at Musselwhite involving the organization and relocation of several existing and ongoing ore stockpiles. The surface hauling portion of this contract involves loading ore into rigid frame haul trucks and transporting the ore approximately 2 km to permanent ore storage facilities. Nuna’s working equipment fleet primarily consists of a Caterpillar 988 loader, 3 Caterpillar 773 rigid frame rock trucks, and a Caterpillar D8 dozer.