Kennecott gives Bingham production update

Oct 18, 2013 | 05:25 PM | Andrea Hotter

Tags  Kennecott Utah Copper, Bingham Canyon, copper mine, landslide, Andrea Hotter

NEW YORK — Kennecott Utah Copper expects to finish remediation work at its Bingham Canyon Mine in Utah by the end of 2015 and hopes production will be back at pre-slide levels by 2016.

The company, owned by London-based miner Rio Tinto Plc, suffered a massive slide at the mine in April (amm.com, April 11) and has since been operating on a significantly reduced basis.....





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