The Doe Run Company Mining News

Doe Run Peru to be liquidated after rejected restructuring of La Oroya smelter

Metals producer Doe Run Peru’s creditors rejected a restructuring plan the company presented with a view to restarting operations at the La Oroya smelter, said in a statement the Energy and Mines Ministry, Jorge Merino Tafur.

Doe Run workers clash with police as protestors block Peru's Central Highway

Negotiations between protesting miners and regional authorities resulted in an agreement to create a high-level commission to investigate the continued closure of the La Oroya mining complex in Peru.

Doe Run submits new proposal to Peru’s Government to restart operations at La Oroya

Peru's Minister of Energy and Mines Jorge Merino Tafur said the government is working hard on creating social programs for the communities and towns of La Oroya, which has been severely affected by the closure of Doe Run’s metallurgical complex three years ago.

Lead Smelting Going Green with New Technology from Doe Run

The lead smelting process is getting greener thanks to new technology unveiled recently by The Doe Run Company.