Two killed, 31 trapped in Grasberg collapse

May 15, 2013 | 11:20 AM | Shivani Singh

Tags  PT Freeport Indonesia, Grasberg Mine, copper, gold, tunnel collapse, Rozik Soetjipto, Shivani Singh

SINGAPORE — A tunnel collapse at PT Freeport Indonesia’s Grasberg copper-gold mining operations has killed two workers and left 31 trapped.

The collapse occurred May 14 at an underground training facility (amm.com, May 14). About 40 workers were in a classroom when the tunnel collapsed at the facility, located about 0.3 miles from the entrance of the company’s Big Gossan Mine,....





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