But for every down, there has been an up and generally an overall general and sustained improvement. We have this huge ore body with all its variables and we’ve been fine tuning our concentrator to deal with all its irregularities. And we believe we’re about 98% there. Now that we believe we finally figured out the guts of our SAG Mill and its mechanisms, we are now aggressively focusing on our mine to mill optimization initiatives.As you can see from about the third week of June, at the right side of the chart when we began working on our mine to mill optimization plans, along with new mill liners and ports incorporating all of that, we’ve learned over the past year we’ve moved back up towards 2,450 tons per hour. Some of you may say that we were there at mid-December, early February and we were in terms of mill tonnage, but we were not entirely sure why we were getting the throughput we were. Was it the pit or the concentrator?
Taseko Mines' CEO Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
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