resolution copper bhpresolution copper is one of the largest undeveloped copper projects in the world and has the potential to become one of the world´s largest and most competitive copper mines. owned by rio tinto (55%) and bhp (45%), the resolution copper project is located in the copper triangle, three miles east of superior, arizona. explore our global locationsresolution minerals ltd (asxrml) copper drill targetsresolution minerals ltd (asxrml) is a mining company engaged in the acquisition, exploration and development of precious and battery metals such as g, copper, cobalt, and vanadium. the company is led by managing director duncan chessell and an experienced team with proven success in corporate finance, marketing, metallurgy and geoscience.resolution copper mine no. 9 shaft deepening projectthe resolution copper deposit lies nearly 7, feet (or 1.3 miles) below the earths surface. it is one of the world's largest undeveloped copper deposits. the most viable way to recover the resource is by going deep underground, and to do so, resolution is using the block caving processone of the most economical underground mininggeneral plan of operations resolution copper project andmay 09, · in november , resolution copper mining, llc (rcm) submitted the proposed general plan of operations (gpo) to the tonto national forest, to develop and mine a coppermolybdenum deposit. tonto national forest deemed the gpo to be complete in december see letter of completion. a plan of operations is a forest service permit, whichmining stocks gleam as copper, the red metal, becomes thesep 04, · the resolution project is a 55/45 joint venture between mining stocks rio tinto and bhp group. a copper deposit was discovered in the tonto national forest in 95. rio tinto and bhp have invested over 2 billion into the resolution copper project since the early 2s.careers resolution copperreclaiming the past for a better future in the copper triangle superior is known for its rich mining history, and at resolution copper we want to continue this legacy cleanly and safely. in 05, resolution copper began the lengthy task of reclaiming the site of the magma mine, a fixture in the copper triangle area since 10.resolution copper summaryoverviewproject historyresponsesee alsofurther readingexternal links
resolution copper (rcm) is a joint venture owned by rio tinto and bhp formed to develop and operate an underground copper mine near superior, arizona, u.s. the project targets a deepseated porphyry copper deposit located under the now inactive magma mine. rio tinto has reported an inferred resource of 1.624 billion tonnes containing 1.47 percent copper and 0.037 percent molybdenumat depths exceeding 1,300 metres (0.81 mi). the proposed mine is one of the largest copper resources in north america. followin · text under ccbysa license
resolution copper update usdathe resolution copper project is a proposed underground copper mine near the town of superior, arizona. the project would create one of the largest copper mines in the united states. the mine is projected to create about 1,450 jobs and pay about 9 million annually. additionally, the mine is estimated to generate between 80 and 1 millionhome resolution copperreclaiming the past for a better future in the copper triangle superior is known for its rich mining history, and at resolution copper we want to continue this legacy cleanly and safely. in 05, resolution copper began the lengthy task of reclaiming the site of the magma mine, a fixture in the copper triangle area since 10.
superior mayor mila besich says copper mine necessary forapr , · resolution copper, a joint venture of global mining giants rio tinto and bhp, was set to receive a parcel of land in the tonto national forest in midmarch.baseline reports resolution copper project and landbaseline meteorological and air quality data report resolution copper mining project april 1june 30, . this report summarizes the meteorological, nitrogen dioxide (no2), sulfur dioxide (so2), ozone (o3), and particulate matter (... view details.project overview resolution copperhistorypermittingthe permitting processlearn morethe area around superior, arizona, has a long mining history dating back to the 70s. the magma mine, located in the town of superior, started production in 10 and operated until 96. the potential to develop a rich new copper deposit near superior and reuse the already disturbed historic magma mine kept the site active and alive after closure. in 04, resolution copper mining assumed control of the magma mine site. resolution copper started the us permitting process in , and since the us forcurrent status resolution copperin , resolution copper submitted a mine plan of operations (mpo) to the united states forest service (usfs), which the agency deemed complete the following . an associated land exchange and conservation act passed in under the obama administration.mining method resolution copperthe most viable way to recover the ore body is by a wellestablished underground mining method called block caving. block caving is safe, environmentally sound, and costeffective for mining a large, deep orebody. in block caving, a large section of ore is initially undercut by drilling and blasting, causing it to collapse under its weight.resolution copper is ready to go. give us a shot at miningjan , · resolution copper could support roughly 3,700 direct and indirect jobs, paying around 270 million per in total compensation, largely to people whoproject update resolution copper project and landtonto national forest (tonto) officials released the final environmental impact statement (feis) along with a draft record of decision (drod) for the resolution copper mine and land exchange project on january , . at six volumes, the feis describes the potential environmental effects from two proposed actions