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PNL Services:  Radiography, Phased Array Ultrasonic Inspection, Magnetic Particle Testing, High Strength Bolt, Visual and Coating Thickness Inspections

Mining Projects

Project:             Freeport-McMoRan Morenci Metcalf and Molybdenum Plant Expansion

Location:          Morenci, AZ United States

Dates:               2013 to 2015  

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Project Scope: Morenci is one of the largest open pit copper mines in the world. The Metcalf Mill Expansion increased copper production by 225 million pounds per year. 


Project Challenges: PNL supplied 4-6 technicians onsite to perform the required testing and inspections demanded by the project schedule. In addition PNL was asked to perform all the welder qualification testing for the welders on the project. 


Summary: PNL completed all the testing and inspection services on time and within budget requirements. PNL continues to provide NDE services to Freeport-McMoRan Inc. at their other mine sites.