Monthly Production

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The diagram shows the material production rate per month. The gold processing plant will process 100,000 tons of Mine Waste per month. From that amount, 80% percent will be used as mine’s backfill and 20% will be used in the production of construction materials. A hundred tons will be used the produced an amount of 100,000 bricks monthly which accounts for 40 houses of 180 squared meters each. The rest (19,900 tons) will be used in the production of 3D printed houses. Approximately, 284 houses of 180 squared meters can be 3D printed monthly.


Sanne van den Breemer
Filip Geerts
Ilmar Hurkxkens

Director of Studies

Salomon Frausto


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