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Los Pelambres Mine, Salamanca, Choapa Province, Chile

Minera Los Pelambres, Salamanca, Choapa, Coquimbo, Chile. A copper mine, one of the largest in the world, with some 2,100 million tonnes of reserves. Production began in late 1999 and is now running at a level of 320,000 tonnes of payable copper in concentrate annually. Los Pelambres has an estimated mine life of at least 30 years.

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Major Mines Projects Los Pelambres Mine

Mine Life. 2035. Los Pelambres Expansion project (Phase 1) is designed to increase plant throughput from the current capacity of 175,000 tonnes of ore per day to an average of 190,000 tonnes of ore per day. The project reached 45% overall project completion by the end of the year and is now expected to be completed in the second half of 2022.

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Los Pelambres copper mine Report Wood Mackenzie

Sep 04, 2020  The Los Pelambres operation comprises an open-pit mine and crushing plant located at 3050masl connected to a beneficiation plant at 1600masl. by a 12.7km long conveyor. Copper concentrate produced at the beneficiation plant is transported by a 120km pipeline to a filter plant at Punta Chungo, to the north of the port of Los Villos.

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Los Pelambres - Site Visit

– Large scale mining commenced in 1999 • Location – 240km north-east of Santiago • Facilities overview – Concentrator with 175ktpd throughput capacity • Production – 5th largest copper producer in Chile • Life of Mine – 23 years (Reserves ) Santiago Los Pelambres Cu Conc. C1 YTD Q3 016 Production (t) YTD Q3 2016 ($/lb ...

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Antofagasta flags water shortage risk at Los Pelambres ...

Jul 21, 2021  Antofagasta's Los Pelambres mine is a sulphide deposit 240km north east of Santiago ... Glencore stumbles in June quarter but copper price to the rescue. Copper News 30 JUL 2021.

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Los Pelambres Copper Mine - YouTube

Aug 18, 2009  Watch a video of Bechtel's latest project at the Los Pelambres copper mine high in the Chilean Andes. (2008)

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Workers at Los Pelambres copper mine reject contract offer ...

Mar 09, 2021  Workers at Antofagasta’s Los Pelambres copper mine in Chile on Tuesday voted to reject the company’s latest contract offer, paving the way for

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RANKED: World's top 10 biggest copper mines - MINING.COM

May 14, 2021  Just missing out on the top 10 rankings are the Antofagasta-managed Los Pelambres deposit near Santiago, Chile, and the Polar Division mine complex held by Russia’s Norilsk Nickel.

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Chilean dam can't hold back the hatred Guardian ...

Mar 21, 2014  Despite the miniscule concentrations of metals at the mine – in this case one half of 1% – modern industrial mining is executed on such a massive scale that profits from Los Pelambres totalled ...

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Mining Map Antofagasta PLC

Los Pelambres 60% Owned. Los Pelambres is a sulphide deposit in Chile’s Coquimbo region, 240 km north of Santiago. It produces copper concentrate (containing gold and silver) and molybdenum concentrate through a milling and flotation process. More on Los Pelambres

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Workers at Antofagasta's Los Pelambres copper mine in ...

Mar 23, 2021  B y Fabian Cambero. SANTIAGO, March 23 (Reuters) - Workers at Antofagasta's Los Pelambres copper mine in Chile have accepted a contract offer and abandoned the threat of

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Copper production of Les Pelambres in Chile 2018 Statista

Jul 02, 2021  The copper production of Los Pelambres mine, in Chile, amounted to 370.5 thousand metric tons in 2018. This represents an increase of approximately four percent in

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Workers at Antofagasta's Los Pelambres copper mine in ...

Mar 09, 2021  Workers at Antofagasta's Los Pelambres copper mine in Chile on Tuesday voted to reject the company's latest contract offer, paving the way for a strike, a union spokesman told Reuters.

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Los Pelambres (MRDS #10279943) CU, MO

Deposit. METALLOGENIC MAP OF CHILE, 1990, P.99 (NO. 121). Reserve-Resource. WORLD MINING, ANACONDA RETURNS TO CHILE; PELAMBRES WILL BE. Reserve-Resource

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Los Pelambres copper mine Report Wood Mackenzie

Sep 04, 2020  The Los Pelambres operation comprises an open-pit mine and crushing plant located at 3050masl connected to a beneficiation plant at 1600masl. by a 12.7km long conveyor. Copper concentrate produced at the beneficiation plant is transported by a 120km pipeline to a filter plant at Punta Chungo, to the north of the port of Los Villos.

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Los Pelambres, Porphyry copper deposit

Sillitoe, R.H., 1995c, Los Pelambres, Chile, in Exploration and discovery of base- and precious-metal deposits in the Circum-Pacific region during the last 25 years: Tokyo, Society of Resource Geology, Resource Geology Special Issue 19, p. 14 16.

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Antofagasta flags water shortage risk at Los Pelambres ...

Jul 21, 2021  Antofagasta's Los Pelambres mine is a sulphide deposit 240km north east of Santiago ... Glencore stumbles in June quarter but copper price to the rescue. Copper News 30 JUL 2021.

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Antofagasta board approves $1.3bn Los Pelambres mine expansion

Nov 16, 2018  UK-headquartered mining firm Antofagasta’s board of directors has given the go-ahead for a $1.3bn expansion of the Los Pelambres copper mine in Chile. The expansion will allow the company to increase production from the mine by around 60,000t of copper per year over the first 15 years of operation.

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Los Pelambres copper mine expansion on hold due to COVID-19

Apr 07, 2020  The Los Pelambres copper mine expansion project will remain on care and maintenance for an estimated maximum period of 120 days The Los Pelambres copper mine in Chile. (Credit: Antofagasta plc.) Antofagasta Minerals has temporarily suspended the $1.3bn Los Pelambres copper mine expansion project in Chile owing to the coronavirus outbreak.

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Copper Miners Reject Wage Offer at Antofagasta’s Top Chile ...

Mar 09, 2021  Members of the main union at the Los Pelambres mine voted 98% in favor of downing tools, although under Chilean labor rules the two sides now have the

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Minera Los Pelambres Antofagasta Minerals

MINERA LOS PELAMBRES. 60% DE PROPIEDAD. Minera Los Pelambres es un yacimiento de sulfuro ubicado en la región de Coquimbo, en Chile, a 240 kilómetros al norte de Santiago. Los Pelambres produce concentrado de cobre –que contiene principalmente oro– y concentrado de molibdeno, mediante un proceso de molienda y flotación.

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Mining and logging companies 'leaving all of Chile without ...

Apr 24, 2013  Los Pelambres copper mine near Los Caimanes town, north of Santiago. Copper exports account for one-third of government revenue. Photograph: Victor Ruiz Caballero/Reuters

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Field Engineer Mechanical (Rigging) 1

Minera Los Pelambres is an existing copper mine north of Santiago, Chile. Bechtel built the original project and subsequent expansions. Since 2016, Bechtel has been working on the development of a brownfield expansion of the existing copper concentrator that will add 40,000 tpd to its current production, and in September 2017 commenced the ...

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Global Business Reports - Chile’s Copper Project Development

Jun 04, 2020  Building off the company’s success, the board of directors approved a US$1.3 billion expansion of the Los Pelambres copper mine in November of 2018. With the expansion the company will be able to increase production from the mine by around 60,000 t/y of copper

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Workers at Antofagasta's Los Pelambres copper mine in ...

Mar 23, 2021  SANTIAGO, March 23 (Reuters) - Workers at Antofagasta’s Los Pelambres copper mine in Chile have accepted a contract offer and abandoned the threat of a strike, the union said on Tuesday. Members ...

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Quilos, Morro, Chile Map with Wikipedia Places

#4 Los Pelambres mine Mine Updated: 2017-09-02 The Los Pelambres mine is a large copper mine located in the north-central of Chile in Coquimbo Region. Los Pelambres is one of the largest copper reserves in the world, having estimated reserves of 4.9 billion tonnes of ore grading 0.65 copper. Distance: 23.6 mi. (38.0 km)

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Antofagasta Dodges Strike at Biggest Copper Mine in Chile

Mar 23, 2021  Another Los Pelambres union, representing 89 concentrator plant workers, is also in the final stages of the collective bargaining process. The mine produced 372,100 metric tons of copper last year ...

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Antofagasta board approves $1.3bn Los Pelambres mine expansion

Nov 16, 2018  UK-headquartered mining firm Antofagasta’s board of directors has given the go-ahead for a $1.3bn expansion of the Los Pelambres copper mine in Chile. The expansion will allow the company to increase production from the mine by around 60,000t of copper

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Workers at Antofagasta's Los Pelambres reject contract offer

Mar 10, 2021  Workers at Antofagasta's Los Pelambres copper mine in Chile on Tuesday voted to reject the company's latest contract offer, paving the way for

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Los Pelambres Tailings Stewardship Tierra Group ...

Tierra Group implemented a Corporate Tailings Stewardship Program at Antofagasta Minerals’ Los Pelambres Copper Mine in the Coquimbo Region of Chile. The program included data acquisition, a dam safety inspection, site-specific operations training, and improvement recommendations in tailings management practices.

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Workers at Antofagasta's Los Pelambres copper mine in ...

Mar 23, 2021  By Fabian Cambero. SANTIAGO, March 23 (Reuters) - Workers at Antofagasta's Los Pelambres copper mine in Chile have accepted a contract offer and abandoned the threat of a strike, the union said on Tuesday. Members of the union voted 70.65% in favor and 29.35% against accepting the contract offer, union secretary Luis Silva said.

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Copper Miners Reject Wage Offer at Antofagasta’s Top Chile ...

Mar 09, 2021  Members of the main union at the Los Pelambres mine voted 98% in favor of downing tools, although under Chilean labor rules the two sides now have the

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Los Pelambres Expansion Approved News Mitsubishi ...

Nov 15, 2018  Los Pelambres Expansion Approved. Mitsubishi Materials Corporation (President: Naoki Ono, Equity: 119.4 billion yen), which indirectly holds a 10% interest in the Los Pelambres copper mine in Chile, has reviewed an expansion project to increase its copper production and the expansion project is now approved by the shareholders. The construction ...

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Union at Antofagasta's Los Pelambres mine in Chile willing ...

Mar 16, 2021  A union of workers at Antofagasta's Los Pelambres mine in Chile will agree to extend government-mediated labor talks into next week in a bid to ward off a strike at the sprawling copper

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Field Engineer Mechanical (Rigging) 1

Minera Los Pelambres is an existing copper mine north of Santiago, Chile. Bechtel built the original project and subsequent expansions. Since 2016, Bechtel has been working on the development of a brownfield expansion of the existing copper concentrator that will add 40,000 tpd to its current production, and in September 2017 commenced the ...

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Los Pelambres Airport - Wikipedia

Los Pelambres Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Los Pelambres, (ICAO: SCNK)) is an airport serving the town of Salamanca and the Los Pelambres copper mine in the Coquimbo Region of Chile.. The airport is 35 kilometres (22 mi) east of the town, which is in the narrow Choapa River valley. The mine and runway are in an adjoining valley running north from the river.

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Implementation of Los Pelambres Copper Mine Expansion

Nov 15, 2018  The Los Pelambres Copper Mine is one of the world’s top mines in terms of both the scale and grade of its mineral deposits. The copper concentrate derived from the mine has a high copper grade, with few arsenic or other impurities.

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The World's Top 10 Biggest Copper Mines in 2019 Kitco ...

Oct 13, 2020  Los Pelambres copper mine. Source: Antofagasta. Antofagasta’s Los Pelambres is a copper mine in Chile’s Coquimbo region, 240 km north-east of Santiago. It produces copper concentrate (containing gold and silver) and molybdenum concentrate through a milling and flotation process.

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Antofagasta: drought in Chile may affect Copper production ...

Jul 22, 2021  Los Pelambres copper mine is one of the largest copper mines in the world. The company said it was still expected to produce 73-760000 tons of copper this year, compared with 733900 tons in 2020. The company explained: "the yield guidance assumes that the minimum requirement for precipitation is to recover during the year-round balance, so it ...

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