Bingham Canyon Corp

Type: Company
Name: Bingham Canyon Corp
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

LaVerl (Rick) D. Mecham

LaVerl D. Mecham also known as Rick, passed away at the age of 74, Sept. 13, 2014, at his home in Wallsburg.He was born Nov. 22, 1939, in Salt Lake City, to Dazel A. and Enid Clayburn Mecham. He lived in Bingham Canyon, UT. Later moving to West Jordan. ... [Published Wasatch Wave - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Bingham Mine Jonas Lie

The Bingham Canyon Mine, near Salt Lake City, Utah, is the largest excavation in the world. Since 1906 it has produced millions of tons of copper and a fortune in gold, silver, and molybdenum, but it has also contaminated local ecosystems with lead and ... [Published Journal of the American Medical Association - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Copper to Shift into Deficit by 2016, 2017: Stefan Ioannou

With the scandal surrounding Chinese shadow lending earlier this year and a flurry of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) this summer, the copper space has certainly seen some excitement this year. But now that calls for a surplus have been replaced with cries ... [Published TheStreet.com - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Kennecott hopes project will change mountain color to green

Some homeowners are concerned about a project on the Kennecott Copper Mine. They are concerned about the dust, noise and lights from trucks working on a reclamation project. Kennecott officials think most people won't notice the project until it is done ... [Published Deseret Morning News - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Wednesday's agenda: Iron ore to dominate Rio Tinto update

There is a big mining theme to Wednesday’s results, with Hochschild, Fresnillo and Rio Tinto set to update the market. Rio’s quarterly production report should see a strong showing on iron ore, according to UBS, which is predicting output (on an ... [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom RSS feed - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Living History: Bingham was a happening place before the days of ore

Before Utah Copper Co. (Kennecott) expanded the Bingham Canyon Mine into one of the world’s largest open-pit copper mines and consumed the ground beneath the towns and homes of the people who helped build it, Bingham Canyon was noisy, dusty, vital and ... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jun 14 2014 - Updated Jun 14 2014 - 1 reports

Living history: In 1912, unions and strikes were part of life in Bingham Canyon

In the summer of 1912, labor organizers, "Wobblies" from the Western Federation of Labor, agitated for industrial unions and equity in the culturally diverse town of Bingham Canyon, where Utah Copper Company was one of the country’s leading copper pr ... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Jun 14 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

This date in science: Landslide at Bingham Canyon Mine

April 10, 2013. On this date – a year ago today – a towering wall of dirt and rocks gave way and crashed down the side of Bingham Canyon Mine in Utah. The landslide was to be one of the largest non-volcanic landslides in the history of North America. ... [Published EarthSky - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Monitoring can warn of impending slides — at a cost

In the weeks before the Oso mudslide, Shari Brewer and her husband noticed a change in the bluff that towered over the North Fork of the Stillaguamish.A crack at the top of the slope was widening, but it didn’t seem like anything to be alarmed about. ... [Published Seattle Times - Apr 04 2014]

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...According to early Bingham resident and writer Marion Dunn, Bingham was a town "attached to a mine [with] an umbilical cord [called] Main Street, a long, twisty thoroughfare that was simultaneously entrance and exit."
...Within three months, the numbers soared to 2,500. Grievances were many, and according to historian Philip Notarianni, "strikes became almost a way of life for most workers and company personnel."
"We don’t know of any case until now where landslides have been shown to trigger earthquakes" said Jeff Moore, an assistant professorprofessor of geology and geophysics at the U "It’s quite commonly the reverse."

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LaVerl (Rick) D. Mecham [Published Wasatch Wave - Sep 18 2014]
Bingham Mine Jonas Lie [Published Journal of the American Medical Association - Sep 16 2014]
Copper to Shift into Deficit by 2016, 2017: Ste... [Published TheStreet.com - Sep 16 2014]
Kennecott hopes project will change mountain co... [Published Deseret Morning News - Aug 30 2014]
Wednesday's agenda: Iron ore to dominate Rio Ti... [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom RSS feed - Jul 15 2014]
Living History: Bingham was a happening place b... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Jul 05 2014]
Living history: In 1912, unions and strikes wer... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Jun 14 2014]
This date in science: Landslide at Bingham Cany... [Published EarthSky - Apr 10 2014]
Monitoring can warn of impending slides — at a ... [Published Seattle Times - Apr 04 2014]
Kennecott landslide so big it triggered earthqu... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Jan 06 2014]
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