Antofagasta secures funding for Los Pelambres expansion project

The full $1.3 billion project cost is being debt financed by Los Pelambres.

Minera Los Pelambres continues to place its trust in Siemens: Gearless mill drives increase processing capacity for copper ore

Mining & Quarry World reports that since January 2010, ChileĀ“s Minera Los Pelambres Ltda. is operating a new SAG mill and a new ball mill equipped with gearless drives systems by Siemens…more at Mining & […]

CiDRA wins third expansion contract

CiDRA Minerals Processing, a company offering real time process monitoring equipment, has been awarded, through Bechtel Chile Ltda, its third expansion contract to supply SONARtracĀ® process monitoring systems to Minera Los Pelambres in Chile, one of the world’s largest copper mines. The SONARtrac systems will provide volumetric flow measurements on critical slurry lines within the [...]