Our proven history of successfully executing complex mine reclamation projects under demanding schedules has put Ames at the forefront of the mining industry for more than 35 years.

We have performed environmental and remediation projects including tailings remediation and sludge removal projects. Our mine reclamation expertise includes excavation, disposal, waste hauling, top soil placement, and planting. Ames crews are accustomed to working in extreme climates, high altitudes, remote locations, and rough terrain, and our massive equipment fleet can be mobilized quickly to support your project with the resources you need, when you need them.

Azusa Quarry & Reliance Landfill

Reclaimed half of a California quarry and prepared the other half for future mining activities.

San Manuel Mine Closure

Performed the largest ever open pit reclamation in the state of Arizona.

Mine Site Reclamation

Performed mine reclamation including leach pad and waste dumps in Utah.

Flambeau Copper Mine

Performed mine development and reclamation work at a sensitive Wisconsin site.

Black Pine Gold Mine

Performed mine development including valley leach pad construction in Idaho.