Codelco desal plant contract goes to Marubeni consortium

Codelco desal plant contract goes to Marubeni consortium

BOOT contract for initial 840L/s desalination plant has been awarded

Sustainability

05 NOVEMBER 2019
SNC-Lavalin, Codelco reach settlement

SNC-Lavalin, Codelco reach settlement

SNC-Lavalin says it has reached a "full and final settlement" with Codelco over a plant contract

Plant

14 OCTOBER 2019
Codelco's Chuqui UG opens

Codelco's Chuqui UG opens

Mine to continue operations for decades

Operational Excellence

15 AUGUST 2019
Codelco adds a hybrid LHD at El Teniente

Codelco adds a hybrid LHD at El Teniente

El Teniente gradually going electric

Innovation

26 APRIL 2019
Sandvik to automate and digitalise Chuquicamata underground mine

Sandvik to automate and digitalise Chuquicamata underground mine

Sandvik will deliver AutoMine and OptiMine solutions to Codelco's Chuquicamata mine in Chile

Copper art

Copper art

After 102 years, Chuquicamata lays claim to being the largest surface pit in the world

Mine of the month

11 DECEMBER 2017
MECS supplies tech to Codelco plants

MECS supplies tech to Codelco plants

MECS will supply sulphuric acid production technology for Codelco's two new plants

Plant

04 APRIL 2017
SNC-Lavalin bags Codelco EPC contracts

SNC-Lavalin bags Codelco EPC contracts

SNC-Lavalin has been awarded two EPC contracts by Codelco for Chuquicamata

Design / Build

23 NOVEMBER 2016
Codelco builds arsenic reduction plant

Codelco builds arsenic reduction plant

Codelco is investing US$371 million to build an arsenic reduction plant in northern Chile

Base metals

10 NOVEMBER 2016
Metso signs landmark deal with Codelco

Metso signs landmark deal with Codelco

Metso has won a significant deal to support the conversion of Chuquicamata to a large-scale underground...

Design / Build

15 AUGUST 2016
ABB to automate Chuquicamata conveyor system

ABB to automate Chuquicamata conveyor system

ABB will automate one of the world's most powerful conveyor belt systems at the Chuquicamata mine

Transport

05 MAY 2016
TAKRAF to supply Chuquicamata conveyor system

TAKRAF to supply Chuquicamata conveyor system

TAKRAF has been awarded the supply of the principal ore transportation system for the Chuquicamata underground...

Transport

18 APRIL 2016