bingham canyon expansion

  • Kennecott Utah Copper Adds Underground Resources | E & MJ

    Oct 19, 2011 · Kennecott will also need to generate or procure another 100 MW of electricity to power these improvements. The existing refinery and smelter will not require expansion. Announcement of the underground resource at Bingham Canyon coincided with .

  • Rio Copper Kennecott expansion seen at $2 $3 bln

    Sep 20, 2011 · LONDON -(MarketWatch)- Anglo-Australian miner Rio Tinto PLC RIO, +1.75% estimates that it will cost $2 billion to $3 billion to expand its Kennecott Utah Copper Bingham Canyon .

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  • AAPG Datapages/Archives: Bingham Canyon Mine Expansion ...

    Geology and Geologic Resources and Issues of Western Utah, 2009 Pages 125-132 Bingham Canyon Mine Expansion Evaluation. Kathleen Gundy, Todd Brobst, Megan Gaida. Abstract. The Bingham Canyon mine, located southwest of Salt Lake City, Utah, is wholly owned and operated by Kennecott Utah Copper Corporation (KUCC), a subsidiary of Rio Tinto.

  • PHOTOS: Bingham Canyon rebuilds after landslide - MINING.COM

    Nov 11, 2014 · MINING tours Rio Tinto Kennecott's Bingham Canyon mine 18 months after the largest non-volcanic landslide in history Bingham Canyon, 30 miles south of .

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  • The New Bronze Age - Pacific Standard

    Jun 14, 2017 · When a pit mine is young and shallow, that's easy. But, as any child playing in a sandbox quickly learns, to make a hole deeper, you have to make it wider. At Bingham Canyon, the latest expansion of the pit involves removing a wedge of rock a mile wide, 1,000 feet thick, and 3,500 feet tall from the pit's south wall.

  • Rio Tinto to spend $660M on Utah copper mine - The Salt ...

    Jun 27, 2012 · Rio Tinto Group, the world's third-largest mining company, has finally put a price tag on its proposed expansion of Kennecott Utah Copper's Bingham Canyon mine, .

  • 0002 Kennecott Utah Copper LLC Bingham Canyon Mine

    Cornerstone includes additional major expansion projects M035002 Bingham Canyon Mine Long Term Planning - Cornerstone February 22, 2012 M/035/0002 19 M/035/0002 Bingham Canyon Mine Facilities - Bingham Cornerstone –Long Term Planning Tailings Expansion Project M/035/0002 – .

  • Bingham Canyon Porphyry Cu-Mo-Au Deposit. III. Zoned ...

    Fluid inclusion microthermometry and laser-ablation ICPMS microanalysis are combined with geological and textural observations to reconstruct the spatial and temporal evolution of magmatic fluids that formed the subvolcanic porphyry Cu-Au(-Mo) ore deposit at Bingham Canyon, Utah. The Bingham Canyon orebody is exposed over ~1.6 km vertically and ...

  • Kennecott Copperfield Truck Shop Expansion - Utah CD ...Click to view on Bing1:34

    Dec 04, 2013 · This project consists of a 116,000 square-foot expansion on each side of Kennecott Utah Copper's existing Copperfield Truck Shop. The addition included 16 new offices, 12 service and repair bays ...