Bingham Canyon Corp

Type: Company
Name: Bingham Canyon Corp
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Block Caving: Mining Specialization

While block caving is not a new concept, it needs the right combination of geology and technology to make it work successfullyWriting the introduction to a special edition of the Transactions of the U.K.’s Institution of Materials, Minerals and Mining ... [Published Engineering And Mining Journal - Jul 07 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 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

Ride the scenic switchbacks to the Oquirrh Overlook

Every time I travel to a different place for work, I always look for something unique to do or see during my off hours. I look for a place that not everyone knows about, or isn’t often visited.We are fortunate in Tooele Valley to have one such place nearby. ... [Published Tooele Transcript Bulletin Online - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 1 reports

Global Copper Outlook: Set To Miss The Forest For The Trees

Summary After a multi-year hiatus, resumption in the annual growth of global mine production started in 2012, and now has the market for refined copper poised to enter into surplus supply. Further urbanization and industrialization of China, and to ... [Published Seeking Alpha - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 1 reports

These Coal-Fired Power Plants Could Be Collecting Social Security

When the coal-fired power plant at the Bingham Canyon copper minein Utah started up, Franklin D. Roosevelt was running for his fourthterm as president. The top music hits were sung by Bing Crosby,Jimmy Dorsey and Dinah Shore. D-Day was still a couple ... [Published HighBeam Research - Jun 18 2014]
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 1 reports

News roundup: Only 16 percent approve of Congress

Poll: Only 16 percent approve of Congress. BLM hasn't inspected 'high risk' oil and gas facilities. UDOT plans oil pipeline.Happy Monday. In a few months, Americans will head to the polls to decide on congressional races but a new poll shows most voters ... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Jun 16 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 1 reports

2013 Top 10 Copper-producing Countries

, 4:15pm PDTBy Staff Writer+ - Exclusive to Copper Investing NewsIn terms of copper production, it’s Chile that accounts for the lion’s share of world output. However, there are still several other countries with significant operations, including neighboring ... [Published Shanghai Metals Market - Jun 17 2014]
Entities: Copper, Peru, Zambia
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 Jun 13 2014 - Updated Jun 13 2014 - 1 reports

A dilemma with aging coal plants: Retire them or restore them?

By ,When the coal-fired power plant at the Bingham Canyon copper mine in Utah started up, Franklin D. Roosevelt was running for his fourth term as president. The top music hits were sung by Bing Crosby, Jimmy Dorsey and Dinah Shore. D-Day was still a ... [Published Washington Post - Jun 13 2014]
First reported Jun 10 2014 - Updated Jun 10 2014 - 1 reports

Seabridge Gold Begins New Drill Program at KSM

Drilling to Focus on Expanding Deep Kerr and Discovering Additional Higher Grade Core ZonesTrading Symbols:TSX: SESeabridge Chairman and CEO Rudi FronkAdditional MT geophysical surveys have recently been completed by Quantec Geoscience Ltd of TorontoThe ... [Published Cincinnati.com - Jun 10 2014]
First reported Jun 05 2014 - Updated Jun 05 2014 - 1 reports

Seabridge Gold’s Big Discovery, 2014 Drilling Kicking Off, Environmental Permit Milestones

The exploration program paid off with the discovery of strong copper and gold hits that same year under the Kerr component of the KSM project. Two years later the company has already established the new discovery, called Deep Kerr, as a half-a-billion-tonne ... [Published GoldSeek.com - Jun 05 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]

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...Then we’d wait to see if Dad would drive down in his car and pull us back up the road," she said. "When Kennecott built a vehicular tunnel under the mountain joining Copperfield to Bingham, we’d put on gloves and roller-skate down the sidewalk clear through the mile-and-a-half-long tunnel."
...Manning, currently serving 35 years in prison for leaking classified government information, penned an editorial to The New York Times , saying, "I believe that the current limits on press freedom and excessive government secrecy make it impossible for Americans to grasp fully what is happening in the wars we finance" in reference to the war in Afghanistan and the current war breaking out in Iraq. [ Time ] Check out her full editorial here. [ NYTimes ]
...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."
...This target remains a priority for testing. "The Seabridge exploration team believes the 2014 program will be our best yet. The excitement level is really palpable as the drilling begins" Fronk said

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Block Caving: Mining Specialization [Published Engineering And Mining Journal - Jul 07 2014]
Living History: Bingham was a happening place b... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Jul 05 2014]
Ride the scenic switchbacks to the Oquirrh Over... [Published Tooele Transcript Bulletin Online - Jun 26 2014]
Global Copper Outlook: Set To Miss The Forest F... [Published Seeking Alpha - Jun 19 2014]
These Coal-Fired Power Plants Could Be Collecti... [Published HighBeam Research - Jun 18 2014]
2013 Top 10 Copper-producing Countries [Published Shanghai Metals Market - Jun 17 2014]
News roundup: Only 16 percent approve of Congress [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Jun 16 2014]
Living history: In 1912, unions and strikes wer... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Jun 14 2014]
A dilemma with aging coal plants: Retire them o... [Published Washington Post - Jun 13 2014]
Seabridge Gold Begins New Drill Program at KSM [Published Cincinnati.com - Jun 10 2014]
Seabridge Gold’s Big Discovery, 2014 Drilling K... [Published GoldSeek.com - Jun 05 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]
SolGold sees world class copper-gold project at... [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom RSS feed - Feb 25 2014]
Today's Market View Including SolGold, KEFI Min... [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom RSS feed - Feb 10 2014]
Kennecott landslide so big it triggered earthqu... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Jan 06 2014]
Mine access road opens at Rio Tinto Kennecott [Published Rio Tinto - Dec 09 2013]
Utah regulators OK plan to improve Wasatch Fron... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Dec 05 2013]
UTA probes light rail injury crash caused by de... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Nov 07 2013]
RJC announces Rio Tinto's Kennecott Refinery ha... [Published Rio Tinto - Oct 25 2013]
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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. ...
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