First Quantum plans 'world's largest' truck trolley fleet of Liebherr T 284s

First Quantum plans 'world's largest' truck trolley fleet of Liebherr T 284s

First Quantum has ordered three trucks for Sentinel copper mine in Zambia and eight for Cobre Panama...

Fleet

15 SEPTEMBER 2021
No more COVID idles, says First Quantum

No more COVID idles, says First Quantum

Cobre Panama op now at full production with no COVID-19 cases since May.

Life-cycle / End of li...

18 SEPTEMBER 2020
Cobre Panama gets back to work

Cobre Panama gets back to work

First Quantum resuming production in Panama

Cobre Panama closed after COVID-19 death

Cobre Panama closed after COVID-19 death

Temporary closure announced after worker death from virus

Covid-19

08 APRIL 2020
Cobre Panama worker dies after contracting COVID-19

Cobre Panama worker dies after contracting COVID-19

A worker at First Quantum Minerals' Cobre Panama mine dies of COVID-19

Covid-19

07 APRIL 2020
Cobre Panama workers contract COVID-19

Cobre Panama workers contract COVID-19

Operations continue, though ramp-up might slow down

Covid-19

26 MARCH 2020
Cobre Panama starts up gearless mill drive systems

Cobre Panama starts up gearless mill drive systems

Manufacturer ABB has commissioned six units at copper op

Operational Excellence

29 OCTOBER 2019
The processing plant at Cobre Panama

First ore introduced for processing at Cobre Panama

Ore has been introduced to the processing plant at First Quantum Minerals' Cobre Panama project

Operational Excellence

14 FEBRUARY 2019
M&C installs motors at Cobre Panamá

M&C installs motors at Cobre Panamá

Marthinusen & Coutts recently executed the sub-assembly of six gearless mill drives for Cobre Panamá...

Comminution

15 JANUARY 2018
Putting Panama on the mining map

Putting Panama on the mining map

Cobre Panama is a giant project that is set to be one of the largest ever in Central America

Mine of the month

25 AUGUST 2017
Turbo-charged

Turbo-charged

ACTOM Turbo Machines recently installed gensets for a new open-pit copper mine in Panama

Snapshot

02 AUGUST 2017
Jameson Cells selected for Cobre Panama

Jameson Cells selected for Cobre Panama

It is the second Jameson Cell project to be installed in South America in the last six months

Plant

03 JULY 2017