Glencore records 'modest' cobalt production boost

Glencore records 'modest' cobalt production boost

The company lowered its guidance for the second half of this year for zinc

Plant

30 JULY 2021
Freeport-McMoRan submits sites for Copper Mark appraisal

Freeport-McMoRan submits sites for Copper Mark appraisal

Freeport-McMoRan has submitted five US sites across Arizona and New Mexico

Sierra Metals secures Yauricocha expansion permit

Sierra Metals secures Yauricocha expansion permit

Yauricocha is located in the Yauyos province in western central Peru

Development

17 JUNE 2021
Dynacor's Veta Dorada plant expansion on track

Dynacor's Veta Dorada plant expansion on track

New plant expansion will enable a 43% nameplate increase in ore processing capacity

Plant

07 MAY 2021
Anglo targets 100% renewables in S America by 2022

Anglo targets 100% renewables in S America by 2022

Anglo American has set a target of reducing its greenhouse gas emissions by 30%

Power / Remote power

16 APRIL 2021
Dynacor starts fully-funded plant expansion in Peru

Dynacor starts fully-funded plant expansion in Peru

Dynacor processes ore purchased from artisanal and small-scale miners

Plant

25 MARCH 2021
Sierra get environmental OK for Yauricocha increase

Sierra get environmental OK for Yauricocha increase

Peru operation's plant will be upping throughput by 20%

Plant

17 MARCH 2021
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.