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What Are The Three Main Copper Minerals Of Ok Tedi Mining

Oklahomas tremendous mineral wealth is distributed throughout the state These resources which include petroleum crude oil and natural gas coal and nonfuel minerals such as limestone gypsum salt clays iodine and sand and gravel are being produced in all seventyseven counties

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  • Mining And Minerals The Encyclopedia Of Oklahoma

    Mining And Minerals The Encyclopedia Of Oklahoma

    Oklahomas tremendous mineral wealth is distributed throughout the state These resources which include petroleum crude oil and natural gas coal and nonfuel minerals such as limestone gypsum salt clays iodine and sand and gravel are being produced in all seventyseven counties

  • Papua New Guinea Resources And Power Britannica

    Papua New Guinea Resources And Power Britannica

    Resources and power From 1970 onward major mineral discoveries transformed the economy of Papua New Guinea from one dependent on tropical crops to one based on minerals for most of its exports Large deposits of gold or of gold and copper led to major developments at Panguna on Bougainville at Ok Tedi in the Star Mountains in the western mainland area on Misima Island in

  • Pdf Grade Distribution Of The Giant Ok Tedi Cuau

    Pdf Grade Distribution Of The Giant Ok Tedi Cuau

    The Ok Tedi porphyry CuAu deposit in Papua New Guinea is a worldclass mineral deposit In its premining stage it contained 55 Mt Cu and 181 Moz Au skarn accounts for 80 of the current 19 Mt Cu and 77 Moz Au in total resources Two composite felsic stocks intruded a tectonostratigraphic sequence of clastic and carbonate rocks at 116 177 010 Ma in a postcollisional tectonic setting

  • The Ok Tedi Negotiations

    The Ok Tedi Negotiations

    legislation known as the Mining Ok Tedi Third Supplemental Agreement Act 1983 which amended the Principle Agreement of 1976 For the next decade BHP discharged 80 to 90 million tons of rock waste per year into the Ok Tedi River as copper and gold production increased

  • Ok Tedi Mining Limited

    Ok Tedi Mining Limited

    OK TEDI MINING LIMITED OTML IN PAPUA NEW GUINEA THE CUSTOMER The Ok Tedi mine owned and operated by OTML is a major producer of copper concentrate situated in the Star Mountains of PNGs remote Western Province OTML is the single largest contributor to the PNG economy accounting for 32 of export earnings and 229 Read More

  • Png A Big Tier 1 Mining Destination That Continues To

    Png A Big Tier 1 Mining Destination That Continues To

    Mar 05 2020nbsp018332Papua New Guinea is renowned for its rich mineral endowment evidenced by the large number of tier one coppergold projects incountry A prominent example is Ok Tedi which is the longest running open pit copper gold and silver mine in PNG It has produced 483 million tonnes of copper 138 million ounces of gold and

  • Ok Tedi Stands To Lose K100m With Covid19 Response Post

    Ok Tedi Stands To Lose K100m With Covid19 Response Post

    The countrys billion kina Ok Tedi mine will lose an estimated K100 million within the 14 day shutdown of operations due to the positive confirmation of seven Covid19 cases in Tabubil August 7 2020 The countrys billion kina Ok Tedi mine will lose an estimated K100 million within the 14 day

  • Ok Tedi Immunity Gone With Australian Mining

    Ok Tedi Immunity Gone With Australian Mining

    Oct 24 2013nbsp018332Remote Mount Fubilan near the source of Papua New Guineas Tedi River is once again the site of global controversy surrounding the Ok Tedi copper gold mine Since the late 1980s Ok Tedi

  • How Does Mining Affect The Environment Greentumble

    How Does Mining Affect The Environment Greentumble

    Dec 03 2016nbsp018332The Ok Tedi Mine is an open pit copper and gold mine in Papua New Guinea It is responsible for one of the greatest mining disasters ever known as the Ok Tedi environmental disaster which occurred between 1984 and 2013 In 1984 a tailings dam collapsed at the mine causing 80000 tons of pollution per day to run down into the Ok Tedi and Fly

  • Australia And Oceania Resources National Geographic Society

    Australia And Oceania Resources National Geographic Society

    Jan 04 2012nbsp018332Mining operations provide economic security to Papua New Guinea while also contributing to environmental degradation The Ok Tedi Mine for example produces copper and gold It also produces 80000 tons of waste rocks and 120000 tons of toxic runoff that flows into the Ok Tedi River system The fishery in the Ok Tedi River as well as

  • The Top 5 Mineralproducing States Usgs

    The Top 5 Mineralproducing States Usgs

    Arizona leads the country in copper production and is one of the primary sources of molybdenum as well In fact Arizonas molybdenum wealth is largely related to its copper wealth as the molybdenum is recovered as a byproduct of the copper mining Mineral Industry Value 556 billion Percent of US Total Value 745

  • The Environmental Effects Of Mining Waste Disposal At

    The Environmental Effects Of Mining Waste Disposal At

    urging from the World Bank to the government of PNG that it should shut down the OK Tedi gold and copper mine The PNG government is caught in a difficult bind between environmental and economic pressures The Ok Tedi mine experience highlights this The PNG government has a 30 stake in the Ok Tedi mine Imhof 1996

  • Panguna Frieda Amp Ok Tedi Three Mines That Can Change

    Panguna Frieda Amp Ok Tedi Three Mines That Can Change

    Jul 11 2016nbsp018332Panguna OK Tedi and Frieda provides a unique opportunity to correct everything that is wrong about Mining in PNG The three mines provides an opportunity for the GoPNG and the affected Provincial Governments of East amp West Sepik Bouganville and Fly River to look at newer models of Mining Development Contracts and renegotiate a new compact on

  • Ok Tedi Mine World Resources Institute

    Ok Tedi Mine World Resources Institute

    The main source of trouble has been the Ok Tedi mine situated deep in the rainforestcovered Star Mountains of Papua New Guineas Western Province Since the mid1980s the large copper and gold mine has released about 30 million tons of mine tailings a fine sand of crushed rock and metals into the Ok Tedi tributary of the Fly

  • The Dirtiest Mine In The World Green Left

    The Dirtiest Mine In The World Green Left

    Australias quotquiet achieverquot BHP is a major shareholder and the manager of what is probably the dirtiest mine in the world the Ok Tedi open cut copper mine of Papua New Guinea The mine consortium Ok Tedi Mining Limited OTML is owned by BHP 30 Amoco Minerals of the USA 30 and the PNG government and a German consortium with 20 each

  • Geology Of The Worldclass Antamina Copperzinc Skarn

    Geology Of The Worldclass Antamina Copperzinc Skarn

    Jan 10 2019nbsp018332Other major economic skarn deposits worldwide include the Ok Tedi mine in Western Province Papua New Guinea owned by Ok Tedi Mining OTMLPNG and the Bingham Canyon Mine in Utah USA owned by Rio Tinto NYSERIO Similar features between these deposits and Antamina include their association with mineralized porphyry copper intrusions

  • Grade Distribution Of The Giant Ok Tedi Cuau Deposit

    Grade Distribution Of The Giant Ok Tedi Cuau Deposit

    Feb 08 2020nbsp018332The Ok Tedi porphyry CuAu deposit in Papua New Guinea is a worldclass mineral deposit In its premining stage it contained 55 Mt Cu and

  • Department Of Mining And Petroleum Destination Png

    Department Of Mining And Petroleum Destination Png

    Ok Tedi in Western Province started as a gold mine in 1984 and began extracting copper in 1987 It is now a major world producer of premium copper concentrate Misima on Misima Island in Milne Bay Province had a history of alluvial gold mining that went back to the early years of the century and had underground mines before the war

  • Support Operations Ok Tedi Mining Limited

    Support Operations Ok Tedi Mining Limited

    Ok Tedi Mining Limited OTML operates the Ok Tedi Mine the longest running openpit copper gold and silver mine in Papua New Guinea Our registered office is located in Tabubil Western Province PNG We also have a representative office in Port Moresby PNG and a

  • Tribes Halt Major Copper Mine On Ancestral Lands In

    Tribes Halt Major Copper Mine On Ancestral Lands In

    Nov 15 2019nbsp018332Mining corporation Hudbay Minerals proposed to dig a milewide openpit copper mine in the Santa Ritas burying dozens of sites sacred to the Tribes under 18 billion tons of toxic waste The mines construction would raze ancestral Hohokam burial grounds a historic Hohokam village and vital mountain springs

  • The Politics Of Mine Closure And Sustainable

    The Politics Of Mine Closure And Sustainable

    MMSD Mining Minerals and Sustainable Development Project MOA Memorandum of Agreement MRA Mineral Resources Authority MRDC Mineral Resource Development Company MROT2 Mineral Resources Ok Tedi No2 Limited MRSM Mineral Resources Star Mountains Limited MWMP Mine Waste Management Project MWTP Mine Waste Tailings Project

  • Mineral Resources Potential And Mining In The Pacific

    Mineral Resources Potential And Mining In The Pacific

    occurred onland processing facilities for terrestrial minerals can be modified to extract the target minerals Many terrestrial minerals issues are similar to marine minerals issues hence the new deep sea minerals industry has a lot to learn from onland mining exploration exploitation policy

  • Papua New Guinea Mineral Sector

    Papua New Guinea Mineral Sector

    In addition to this Ok Tedi has continued to record success at its Townsville prospect about 4km north of the mine This coppergold mineralisation which extends to at least 600m from the surface could provide substantial satellite ore reserves for Ok Tedi in the future Harmony Golds Kili Teke greenfield porphyry coppergold discovery in

  • Papua New Guinea To Lift Lockdown Despite Surge In Covid

    Papua New Guinea To Lift Lockdown Despite Surge In Covid

    Aug 11 2020nbsp018332The OK Tedi copper and gold mine is midway through a twoweek suspension of production which the miner said is likely to reduce government revenue by 40 million after last week reporting seven