Hochschild trialling Novamera narrow-vein drilling

Hochschild trialling Novamera narrow-vein drilling

SMD technology combines directional drilling equipment with ground penetrating radar technology.

Technology / innovation

02 FEBRUARY 2021
Anglo American deploys electric shovel in Peru

Anglo American deploys electric shovel in Peru

Project aims to produce 300,000 t/yr copper equivalent in the first 10 years of operation.

Fleet

13 JANUARY 2021
Three Freeport sites earn Copper Mark

Three Freeport sites earn Copper Mark

Peru, Chile, Spain assets entered framework for responsible production.

Sustainability

14 DECEMBER 2020
Mota-Engil bags €365M contracts

Mota-Engil bags €365M contracts

Company secured mining and construction contracts in Peru and South Africa.

Logistics

27 NOVEMBER 2020
Pan American restarts Huaron, Morococha

Pan American restarts Huaron, Morococha

Operations had been in care and maintenance since mid-July due to several COVID-19 cases.

Atlas Copco light towers for Iscaycruz

Atlas Copco light towers for Iscaycruz

OEM's HiLight V5+ light towers significantly increased reliability at Peru operation.

Logistics

02 SEPTEMBER 2020
Jetti aims to deliver copper's Holy Grail

Jetti aims to deliver copper's Holy Grail

A technology breakthrough aims to provide the key to process low-grade copper.

Innovation

05 AUGUST 2020
ABB to supply automation platform to Nexa

ABB to supply automation platform to Nexa

Automation platform will form the basis of deeper digital transformation.

Pan American halts Huaron, Morococha

Pan American halts Huaron, Morococha

Miners at both mines have tested positive for COVID-19.

Black Tulip turns to solar power for ore processing

Black Tulip turns to solar power for ore processing

The lightweight system will be integrated with a diesel engine.

Power / Remote power

20 JULY 2020
Inca One launches gold data project in Peru

Inca One launches gold data project in Peru

XplorTracker will plot artisan miner mapping data against sample information.

Mitsui restarts Peru zinc mines

Mitsui restarts Peru zinc mines

The mines have implemented safety measures to protect workers.

Covid-19

06 JULY 2020