Oyu Tolgoi operations suffer COVID-19 impacts

Oyu Tolgoi operations suffer COVID-19 impacts

Mill throughput was also impacted by reduced personnel numbers

Surface mining

16 JULY 2021
Oyu Tolgoi halts shipments over COVID-19

Oyu Tolgoi halts shipments over COVID-19

Miner had to declare force majeure on concentrate contracts

XCMG delivers its largest dozer to Mongolia

XCMG delivers its largest dozer to Mongolia

Delivery marks full access for Mongolia mining industry to XCMG's entire product line

Fleet

07 DECEMBER 2020
Oyu Tolgoi earns Copper Mark

Oyu Tolgoi earns Copper Mark

Mongolia mine meets 30-plus factors for responsible production award.

Operational Excellence

15 OCTOBER 2020
Steppe hits commercial production at ATO

Steppe hits commercial production at ATO

Company exceeds 15,000 ounces sold.

Development

07 JULY 2020
Steppe starts gold, silver sales

Steppe starts gold, silver sales

Ore processing is also on a roll at Mongolian operation

Development

13 MAY 2020
Steppe runs ahead with gold production at ATO

Steppe runs ahead with gold production at ATO

Mongolian gold operation now processing ore

Development

26 MARCH 2020
Oyu Tolgoi hits COVID-19 hurdles

Oyu Tolgoi hits COVID-19 hurdles

Rio still on track to complete mine design in H1 2020

Covid-19

17 MARCH 2020
Feasibility study submitted for Oyu Tolgoi coal power plant

Feasibility study submitted for Oyu Tolgoi coal power plant

Rio Tinto is obliged to secure domestically sourced power for the Oyu Tolgoi copper mine in Mongolia...

Power / Remote power

18 FEBRUARY 2020
Barloworld on Mongolia buying spree

Barloworld on Mongolia buying spree

Logistics group agrees to pick up all of Wagner Asia, nearly half of SGMS

Supply chain management

07 FEBRUARY 2020
Oyu Tolgoi progressing well, Rio says

Oyu Tolgoi progressing well, Rio says

Shaft No.2 in final commissioning phase

Development

01 NOVEMBER 2019
Shaft 4 at Oyu Tolgoi progresses

Shaft 4 at Oyu Tolgoi progresses

GCR Mongolia recently completed the installation of the stage into shaft 4 on the Oyu Tolgoi project...

Development

22 OCTOBER 2019