SNC says it had recently updated Codelco on the status of the project, including what it called delays "that were the responsibility of Codelco."
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Argentina is eyeing its first major new mining project in two decades, nudged forward by President Mauricio Macri’s market-oriented policies.
EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler has promised to steer clear of matters involving the controversial Pebble Mine, which his former employer Faegre Baker Daniels LLP had represented.
The move is part of an aggressive transformation of the Chilean state-miner, which is looking at adding fresh technologies to revitalizing some of its century-old mines.
The company says the acquisition of the St. Laurent project supports its strategy of exploring for battery and energy metals.
The Chilean state miner has terminated its contract with SNC-Lavalin at its Chuquicamata mine, accusing the engineering firm of failing to comply with work commitments.
Crystal Lake Mining is supposedly undertaking a private placement financing to fund the exploration program.
Peruvian authorities search for solutions to blockade affecting shipments from Las Bambas copper mine
For 48 days now, the Indigenous community of Nueva Fuerabamba has blocked Chinese miner MMG Ltd from using a national highway.
On the upside, the RNI report shows that 24 nations have seen improvements in their index performance.
Both companies are seeking to extend existing permits to draw water from Chile's water-constrained Salar de Atacama.
Vedanta has appointed Christopher Sheppard as the new chief executive officer for its Zambian unit Konkola Copper Mines.
The Silangan copper and gold mine could be Philex's biggest source of revenue after its 61-year-old Padcal mine in the north is expected to close in 2022.
The operation is expected to be the third-largest copper mine in the U.S., employing about 500 people and accounting for approximately 10% of the country’s total copper production.
The world’s largest miner has signed an earn-in and joint venture deal with Canada’s Luminex Resources over the Tarqui copper project.
The problem, says Amnesty, is that no country legally requires companies to publicly report on their cobalt supply chains.
The company says the data acquired in 2017 and 2018 demonstrates the presence of a 50-metre thick zinc-bearing unit with several high grade lenses.
Investors ‘flabbergasted’ at $1.1b stake taken in Red Chris mine by Australia’s Newcrest.
Inventories are down 55% this year and are on course to reach levels last seen in 1990.
Data scientists and geoscientists offered A$1m to predict next big mineral deposit in South Australia
The idea is to speed up the exploration lifecycle and allow miners to analyse information at a much faster rate than before.
The underground CSA mine, located in the state of New South Wales, produced 48,000 tonnes of copper concentrate last year.
The company had until the end of Tuesday to request government mediation to help reach a deal with the union of 520 workers.
The two companies will form of a committee to explore Wolfden’s Pickett Mountain volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) deposit in Maine.
The smelter has had its restart delayed because of issues related to Canadian construction firm SNC-Lavalin, contracted for the project.
The company has suspended production pending investigations.
Ecuador has tethered its economic fortunes to a burgeoning mining industry. Now it just needs to get bureaucrats and community leaders on board.