Codelco restarting operations

Codelco restarting operations

Chiliean producer will bring mines back online after pandemic fears.

GHH gets Codelco order for maintenance vehicles

GHH gets Codelco order for maintenance vehicles

German OEM outfits Chuquicamata with four maintenance machines.

Fleet

29 JULY 2020
Epiroc wins Codelco contract

Epiroc wins Codelco contract

Solutions include the Rig Control System, which makes equipment ready for automation.

Logistics

28 MAY 2020
Chuquicamata underground hits 1Mt

Chuquicamata underground hits 1Mt

Ramp up progressing ahead of schedule

Development

21 MAY 2020
Mining slows down in Chile

Mining slows down in Chile

Chile miners shutting down to prevent virus spread

Covid-19

23 MARCH 2020
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