The Resolution Copper project is a proposed copper mine that can supply the world with the copper it needs to support ongoing technological and environmental innovation. The mine will generate sustainable benefits for Arizona, creating several thousand direct and indirect jobs located in Arizona’s Pioneer Mining District, with an economic.
Resolution Copper is committed to continuing its engagement with Native American Tribes and working to seek consent before any decision on the development of the project, consistent with the International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) Statement on Indigenous Peoples and Mining. Resolution Copper started the permitting process in 2013.
Proposed Resolution Copper Mining Project and Southeast Arizona Land Exchange. We are currently evaluating the TNF’s responses to our recommendations contained in that letter, provided pursuant to 36 CFR 800.9(a), regarding the USFS’s compliance with Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation.
Nov 29, 2019 Resolution Copper, the massive project in Arizona jointly owned by Rio Tinto and BHP, has no reserves outlined yet, although resources come in at than 10m tonnes contained copper.
Jan 15, 2021 The project partners have spent over $2 billion (Rio Tinto share $1.1 billion) to date to develop and permit the Resolution Copper project, including reclamation of the historic Magma Copper Mine.
May 05, 2021 Biden only has the power to block mining for 20 years in the region, though Congress can permanently block it. In March, Vilsack moved to temporarily block another controversial copper mine, Rio Tinto Plc's Resolution Copper project in Arizona. (Reporting by Andrea Shalal in Washington and Ernest Scheyder in Houston Editing by Marguerita Choy).
Jan 08, 2021 The Resolution Copper deposit sits in the Tonto National Forest in Arizona, US (Credit Resolution Copper BHP Rio Tinto) On 15 January, the US Forest Service will publish an environmental impact assessment for the Resolution Copper project in Arizona – paving the way for the next stage of development of a vast mine, tipped to supply a quarter.
Sep 29, 2021 Rio CEO seeks ‘win-win’ for Resolution copper project. Town of Superior Apache Leap. (Image source Resolution Copper) A key Native American leader in.
The Resolution copper deposit lies nearly 7,000 feet (or 1.3 miles) below the earth’s 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 process—one of the most economical underground mining.
Mar 28, 2021 The land exchange would facilitate a copper mine project proposed by Resolution Copper. As the agency required by law to transfer the property, the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) is responsible for carrying out the Section 106 review and consultation regarding the proposed Resolution Copper Project and Southeast Arizona Land Exchange.
Jan 15, 2021 The 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 $149 million annually.
Sep 13, 2021 The bill includes a provision that reverses a land swap from the federal government to private copper mining interests in Oak Flat, an area within Arizona’s Tonto National Forest. A provision in the 2015 national defense authorization law provided than 2,000 acres of Oak Flat to Resolution Copper, a joint venture of mining companies Rio.
Mar 05, 2021 The U.S. is a hub of copper exploration and home to some of the most valuable copper mines in development, including the Resolution project, according to Market Intelligence data. A recovery in global copper demand is forecast to push the market into deficit in 2021 and result in a further spike in copper prices.
Jan 15, 2021 A general plan of operations for development of a large-scale underground copper mine by Resolution Copper Mining, LLC. A related, legislatively-mandated land exchange The document analyzes several alternatives to the proposed action submitted by Resolution Copper to the Tonto.
Ref Resolution Copper Mining Project and Land Exchange Tonto National Forest, Pinal County, Arizona ACHP Project Number 012344 Dear Mr. Torres On January 26, 2021, the U.S. Forest Service (USFS), Tonto National Forest (TNF) forwarded the final Programmatic Agreement (PA) for the referenced undertaking for the Advisory Council on Historic.
Project Overview. As Resolution Copper Mining (RCM) constructed the No. 10 Shaft, they encountered a unique condition over 7,000 feet underground. The air temperature exceeded MSHA safety standards for human occupation.
Mar 02, 2021 The project is being developed by Resolution Copper Mining (RCM), a joint venture owned by Rio Tinto (55 ) and BHP (45 ). In January 2021, the Forest Service released the final environmental impact statement (FEIS) and draft record of decision (ROD) for the copper project and land exchange involved for its development.
Feb 11, 2021 Resolution is one of the largest undeveloped copper deposits in the world. Resolution will be mined by underground methods at a mining rate of 120kt d. In 2008, Rio Tinto announced that a $652 million pre-feasibility report for the project was scheduled for release in 2012. As at Q4 2015, the pre-feasibility study was in progress.
Mar 01, 2021 PHOENIX — The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced it has directed the U.S. Forest Service to rescind critical federal documents needed to move forward with the Resolution Copper Project, a mine that will be located near Superior, Arizona and is projected to create about 1,450 jobs and generate about $149 million annually in total employee compensation.
Mar 18, 2021 The copper deposits range from 5,000 to 7,000 feet below the surface, according to Andrew Lye, Resolution Copper project director. The project is estimated to.
Mar 02, 2021 Rio owns 55 per cent of Resolution Copper and is the developer, while BHP owns 45 per cent. In a statement, the miners said they would evaluate the recinding of the environmental study.
Oct 01, 2021 Resolution Copper mine would use at least 250 billion gallons of water over the life of the mine. Much of this water will be pumped from the East Salt River Valley, about 15 miles west of the mine. Resolution Copper’s groundwater use would make nearly 3,500 acres of the Superstition Vistas Planning Area, a proposed 175,000-acre future.
May 09, 2016 General Plan of Operations Page viii Resolution Copper Mining Initial Submittal November 2013 Revised September 23, 2014 Page Modified January 12, 2016.
Mar 01, 2021 Resolution Copper, a joint venture of global mining companies Rio Tinto and BHP, said it has invested $2 billion so far on the project but actual mining wouldn't start for at least 10 years after the land transfer. Eventually, the mine will swallow Oak Flat.