Panoramic Resources (ASX:PAN) operational update for the Savannah nickel-copper-cobalt Project shows a number of challenges in 2018 such as storm damage, delays in recruiting various personnel and mobile equipment availability.
The ramp up of the mining and processing operations continued during January and February albeit at slower than expected rates.
Improvement initiatives are being implemented to address productivity predominantly in mining and a significant project milestone of the first shipment of concentrate was achieved in mid-February.
Iron ore production was being below forecast in January and only 60 per cent of forecast for February 2019 due to a number of factors
Paste placement will now ramp up, which will allow mining rates to improve.
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