Report: Fire breaks out at Las Bambas

Report: Fire breaks out at Las Bambas

The fire is located in a mining camp near the planned Chalcobamba pit

Natural resources

01 JUNE 2022
Peru unable to mediate truce for MMG restart

Peru unable to mediate truce for MMG restart

It is the fourth attempt by the government to resolve tensions

Transport

20 MAY 2022
Report: Newmont plans on expanding Peru mine

Report: Newmont plans on expanding Peru mine

A formal decision will be made later this year

Underground mining

11 MAY 2022
MMG's Las Bambas suspended due to protest

MMG's Las Bambas suspended due to protest

Protesters entered the property on April 14.

Transport

19 APRIL 2022
Peru approves Las Bambas extension

Peru approves Las Bambas extension

Chalcobamba will be an open pit, and will be commissioned over the next five months

Development

25 MARCH 2022
MMG to extend Kinsevere copper mine

MMG to extend Kinsevere copper mine

It expects to invest between US $550-600 million in the expansion

Surface mining

25 MARCH 2022
Nexa Resources resumes mining after Peru blockade

Nexa Resources resumes mining after Peru blockade

Neighbouring mine Las Bambas said it would halt production on December 18.

Transport

17 DECEMBER 2021
MMG suspends La Bambas due to blockade

MMG suspends La Bambas due to blockade

Production will end in mid-December due to a lack of key resources, MMG said.

Transport

06 DECEMBER 2021
Las Bambas trying out MaxiFlox

Las Bambas trying out MaxiFlox

Peru copper mine will trial MaxiFlox in tailings thickener

Chemicals / Reagents

16 JANUARY 2020
Dugald River delivers on schedule

Dugald River delivers on schedule

MMG's Dugald River zinc operation in Queensland, Australia, achieved commercial production on May 1

Development

09 MAY 2018
Dugald mine opens doors

Dugald mine opens doors

MMG opens Dugald River near Cloncurry, Queensland, Australia

Logistics

10 NOVEMBER 2017
Pitram goes live at Dugald River

Pitram goes live at Dugald River

MICROMINE has successfully implemented Pitram at MMG's Dugald River zinc mine

Innovation

07 AUGUST 2017