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Resolution Copper is working with the community as we safely and responsibly develop one of the largest copper mines in North America, bringing jobs and long-term economic benefits to Arizona’s Copper Triangle region. Here is some important information about the project: Click here.

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Careers - Resolution Copper. Reclaiming the Past for a Better Future in the Copper

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Resolution Copper BHP

Resolution Copper is one of the largest undeveloped copper projects in the world and has the potential to become one of the world´s largest and most competitive copper mines. Owned by Rio Tinto (55%) and BHP (45%), the Resolution Copper Project is located

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Project Update Resolution Copper Project and Land ...

2021-8-28  Tonto National Forest (Tonto) officials released the final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) along with a draft Record of Decision (DROD) for the Resolution Copper Mine and Land Exchange Project on January 15, 2021. At six volumes, the FEIS describes the potential environmental effects from two proposed actions:

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Current Status - Resolution Copper

In 2013, Resolution Copper submitted a Mine Plan of Operations (MPO) to the United States Forest Service (USFS), which the agency deemed complete the following year. An associated land exchange and conservation act passed in 2014 under the Obama administration.

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Major Mines Projects Resolution Mine

Resolution Copper proposes to mine the copper deposit under the Oak Flat Federal Parcel using a method known as panel caving. Operational projections are removal of 1.4 billion tons of ore and production of 40 billion pounds of copper using a mining technique known as panel caving.

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Leadership - Resolution Copper

Project Director, Resolution Copper Andrew leads the Resolution Copper team and its work to plan and permit a safe, environmentally sensitive mine. Before he came to Resolution Copper, Andrew led the La Granja copper project in Peru. He has led operational and technical teams across the globe, working in Peru, Madagascar and Australia.

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Resolution Copper takes another ... - International Mining

2021-1-15  The Resolution Copper Project is operated by Resolution Copper Mining, which is a limited liability company owned 55% by Resolution Copper Company (a Rio

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US approves copper mine land swap on Native American

2021-1-18  The Forest Service's final environmental impact statement finalizes a swap of land at Oak Flat in Arizona for Rio Tinto Group's Resolution Copper mine, which has received increased scrutiny from...

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Resolution Copper Mine — No. 9 Shaft Deepening Project

2020-8-11  The Resolution copper deposit lies nearly 7,000 feet (or 1.3 miles) below the earth’s surface. It is one of the world's largest undeveloped copper deposits. The most viable way to recover the resource is by going deep underground, and to do so, Resolution is using the block caving process—one of the most economical underground mining ...

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Project Update Resolution Copper Project and Land ...

2021-8-28  Because the Resolution Copper Mine and Land Exchange Project was directed under the 2015 National Defense Authorization Act, long term protection of the site will likely require an act of Congress. USDA and the Forest Service cannot give a precise length of time for completing the re-initiation of consultation but consultations such as this ...

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Resolution Copper Project, Arizona Province of USA

The Resolution copper project is a deep-earth mining operation under development at Arizona, US. Considered as one of the world’s biggest undeveloped copper projects, the Resolution mine has the potential to become one of the world’s largest copper mines when it starts production.

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Resolution Copper project enters next phase of public ...

Resolution Copper is committed to continuing its engagement with Native American Tribes and working to seek consent before any decision on the development of the project, consistent with the International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) Statement on Indigenous Peoples and Mining. Resolution Copper started the permitting process in 2013 ...

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Projects - Rio Tinto

The Resolution Copper project is a proposed underground copper mine in the Copper Triangle, approximately 60 miles east of Phoenix, Arizona, in the western United States. More Resolution has the potential to supply up to 25% of US copper demand, and create several thousand direct and indirect jobs, with an economic value of approximately $1 ...

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Resolution Copper takes another ... - International Mining

2021-1-15  Resolution Copper says it welcomes the next phase of public review and comment with the release by the US Forest Service (USFS) of its Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the Resolution Copper Project. The Resolution Copper Project is operated by Resolution Copper Mining, which is a limited liability company owned 55% by Resolution ...

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US approves copper mine land swap on Native American

2021-1-18  The Forest Service's final environmental impact statement finalizes a swap of land at Oak Flat in Arizona for Rio Tinto Group's Resolution Copper mine, which has received increased scrutiny from ...

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Governor Ducey Response To Resolution Copper Project ...

2021-3-1  PHOENIX — The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced it has directed the U.S. Forest Service to rescind critical federal documents needed to move forward with the Resolution Copper Project, a mine that will be located near Superior,

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Resolution Copper Mine: Venturing 7,000 feet below

2020-2-29  The gaping mouth of Resolution Copper Mining’s No. 10 shaft is 28 feet across and opens into a sheer drop of nearly 7,000 feet, making it the deepest continuous mine shaft in the United States.

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USDA puts brakes on land transfer for Arizona copper mine

2021-8-25  Resolution Copper, a joint venture of global mining companies Rio Tinto and BHP, said it has invested $2 billion so far on the project but actual mining wouldn’t start for at least 10 years after the land transfer. Eventually, the mine will swallow Oak Flat.

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Resolution Copper Mine Privatization of Public Lands ...

2021-8-7  Resolution Copper Mining, a subsidiary of multinational mining conglomerates Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton, is planning to develop one of the nation’s largest copper mines in central Arizona. The mine’s footprint would include Oak Flat, a part of the Tonto National Forest that has been protected from mining by a public land order from ...

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Resolution Copper Mine — No. 9 Shaft Deepening Project

2020-8-11  The Resolution copper deposit lies nearly 7,000 feet (or 1.3 miles) below the earth’s surface. It is one of the world's largest undeveloped copper deposits. The most viable way to recover the resource is by going deep underground, and to do so, Resolution is using the block caving process—one of the most economical underground mining ...

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Profiling the Resolution Copper mine in Arizona as land ...

2021-1-8  Brief history of the Resolution Copper mine in Arizona Resolution Copper is a joint venture between Anglo-Australian miners Rio Tinto and BHP, which hold a 55% and 45% interest respectively. Discovery of the copper deposit in the Tonto National Forest, south-east Arizona, was made in 1995, and during the 2000s a series of exploration studies ...

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Project Update Resolution Copper Project and Land ...

2021-8-28  Because the Resolution Copper Mine and Land Exchange Project was directed under the 2015 National Defense Authorization Act, long term protection of the site will likely require an act of Congress. USDA and the Forest Service cannot give a precise length of time for completing the re-initiation of consultation but consultations such as this ...

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Resolution Copper project enters next phase of public ...

Resolution Copper is committed to continuing its engagement with Native American Tribes and working to seek consent before any decision on the development of the project, consistent with the International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) Statement on Indigenous Peoples and Mining. Resolution Copper started the permitting process in 2013 ...

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Governor Ducey Response To Resolution Copper Project ...

2021-3-1  PHOENIX — The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced it has directed the U.S. Forest Service to rescind critical federal documents needed to move forward with the Resolution Copper Project, a mine that will be located near Superior,

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Resolution Copper Mining LLC

2019-12-21  Resolution Copper Mining LLC Resolution Copper Project Near West Tailings Storage Facility Geotechnical Site Characterization Report Appendix I - Drill Hole and Test Trench Details . 171020AppI-DrillHole-TestTrench.docx Page I-2 M09441A18.730 October 2017 . Hole ID Northing (State Plane NAD 83) Easting (State Plane NAD 83) Hole Top

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Resolution Copper is ready to go. Give us a shot at mining

2021-1-21  Resolution Copper has been modified and vetted. We just need the opportunity to mine Opinion: Resolution Copper could generate millions in taxes each year for Arizona.

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Projects - Rio Tinto

The Resolution Copper project is a proposed underground copper mine in the Copper Triangle, approximately 60 miles east of Phoenix, Arizona, in the western United States. More Resolution has the potential to supply up to 25% of US copper demand, and create several thousand direct and indirect jobs, with an economic value of approximately $1 ...

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USDA puts brakes on land transfer for Arizona copper mine

2021-8-25  Resolution Copper, a joint venture of global mining companies Rio Tinto and BHP, said it has invested $2 billion so far on the project but actual mining wouldn’t start for at least 10 years after the land transfer. Eventually, the mine will swallow Oak Flat.

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