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Pascua Lama Project

The Pascua Lama Project is located at 13,100 feet above sea level in the Andes mountain range, in the department of Iglesia, San Juan province, Argentina and on the boundary area with Chile’s Atacama Region.

Knight Piésold’s role:

Knight Piésold was retained by Barrick Exploraciones Argentina S.A. to conduct a variety of environmental assignments on the project, including the fourth environmental impact report update for the exploitation stage and the addenda I and II.

Knight Piésold also performed the construction quality assurance for stage 1 of the tailings dam and its associated facilities and ensured compliance with Quality, Environment and Occupational Health and Safety standards.