NEW YORK General Moly Inc. has started preliminary
construction activities at its Mount Hope molybdenum project in
The Lakewood, Colo.-based company has hired Burnsville,
Minn.-based Ames Construction Inc. to clear the administrative
office and mill site areas as well as the water pipeline
corridor, according to a company statement.
Heavy construction on the projected 40-million-pound-per-year
project is expected to start in the spring, chief executive
officer Bruce Hansen said in a statement.