DRA Global (“DRA”) has been awarded the Process and Engineering design of the Definitive Feasibility Study (DFS) contract for the JSC Tin One Mining (Tin One), Syrymbet Project, the largest undeveloped tin deposit in the world, located in Northern Kazakhstan.

The project is focused on implementing the only tin production plant in Central Asia using the most advanced technologies through the best environmental practice. The CIS Region is a net-importer of tin and tin products, which positions Tin One as the leading tin supplier for the region and neighboring countries

The DRA scope of work includes the concentrator plant design and immediate process related infrastructure and facilities. DRA will also provide all the necessary services to develop the project capital cost (CAPEX) The DFS is currently being produced and is expected to be completed by the end of 2019.

Lawrence Rossouw, of Tin One commented that “DRA has an impressive studies track record, with several thousand studies completed across all commodities, the Tin One leadership team is confident that DRA will deliver a comprehensive technical and economic report, that will allow Syrymbet to progress closer to achieving full production”.

Pierre Julien DRA Global Executive Vice President states “The DRA AMER team is excited to be partnering with Tin One on the Syrymbet Project. DRA has a unique insight into developing tin projects, as the EPCM provider on the Alphamin APH (JSE) Bisie Tin project, the team can draw on invaluable experience to provide a detailed DFS on time and within budget”.

About DRA /

DRA Global is a diversified global engineering, project delivery and operations management group headquartered in Perth, Australia, with an impressive track record spanning more than three decades. Known for its collaborative approach and extensive experience in project development and delivery, as well as turnkey operations and maintenance services, DRA Global delivers optimal solutions that are tailored to meet clients’ needs.

With expertise in the areas of project development, mining, mineral processing, plant optimisation, operational readiness, systems integration, operations and maintenance and related water, energy, industrial and infrastructure requirements, DRA Global delivers truly comprehensive solutions to the resources sector. DRA Global employs over 4500 people and offers flexible engineering and operations management services worldwide through 18 offices.

Christo Visser
Senior Vice President - DRA Global