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Copper Mountain Mining announces installation of DFRs

Copper Mountain Mining Corp. has announced that it has successfully installed and commissioned the Direct Flotation Reactors (DFRs) at its Copper Mountain Mine on schedule and on budget.

 
 

Codelco suspends New Level Mine project

As part of its measures to combat COVID-19 in Chile and the O'Higgins region, Codelco will temporarily suspend the construction of the developments that are part of its structural New Level Mine project, Chile.

 
 

Chuquicamata to stop smelting

Codelco has decided to stop smelting at Chuquicamata, decrease the refinery’s endowment to ensure sanity measures and will operate at one third of its capacity.

 
 

A Miner’s Playground

Steven Chopade and Shaheen Mulani, QY Research, India, give an overview of the mining industry in South America.

 
 

Taseko and Indigenous Nation sign framework agreement

Taseko Mines Ltd has recently announced that it has entered into an agreement with an Indigenous Nation regarding the company's intentions to commence the regulatory approval process of the Yellowhead Copper Project.