Gold Mining in Chile INN Investing News Network

2015-10-3  Gold mining in Chile dates back to the end of the sixteenth century, when a series of rich alluvial deposits produced an estimated 1 metric tonne to 2 metric

gold in chile lost mines

2015-11-5  Gold mining in Chile dates back to the end of the sixteenth century during the Colonial Period (1541- 1820) when Pedro de Valdivia’s prime objective in Chile was to conquer all the territory down to the Straits of Magellan, not the quest for gold. However he knew that his success in Chile depended on finding sufficient gold

Gold Mining in Chile Wealth Daily

2008-2-26  Once in operation, Cerro Casale is expected to produce 1 million ounces of gold and 150,000 tons of copper annually. Kinross also owns a 100% interest in

Gold mine production Chile 2019 Statista

2020-6-5  Gold mine production in Chile amounted to approximately 38 metric tons in 2019, up from 36 tons a year earlier. In the past decade, production of gold in the country peaked in 2012 and 2013, with...

Andacollo Gold Mine Near Illapel, Chile The Diggings™

The Andacollo Gold Mine is near Illapel, Chile. The Andacollo Gold Mine was closed at the time of data entry with no known plans to re-open. Production size when active was considered to be small. The ore mined is composed of gold and malachite.

Relincho Gold Mine In Atacama, Chile The Diggings™

The Relincho Gold Mine is in Atacama, Chile. The Relincho Gold Mine was closed at the time of data entry with no known plans to re-open. Production size when active was considered to be small. Mine operations consist of underground workings.

A history of gold in Chile Economic Geology

1991-10-1  Although Chile is less famous as a gold producer than either Peru or Mexico, it was discovered in the quest for gold, its exploration was financed by gold, and in 1810, on the eve of its independence, it was producing as much gold as Peru and Mexico combined.The ancient Chilean cultures made little use of gold, but during their brief domination of parts of Chile the Incas developed

The Different Methods to Aquire a Mining Concession

2019-4-22  Copper is the most important mining product for Chile, being the world’s number one copper producer. Furthermore, Chile is a major producer of gold. As Chile

Bastion seeks long-lost Chilean mineral elephants

2021-3-16  The Capote Project consists of 15 exploration licences, 21 exploitation licences and +44km 2 of granted Mining Licences surrounding the historic San Juan Gold Mine in the Atacama Region, Chile. There is an extensive outcropping vein system and shallow historical workings at the project and the company is planning surface sampling, drilling and

The Chinchillas and the Gold Mine Undark Magazine

2020-10-12  Gold Fields’ environmental permit for the Salares Norte mining project — which has an $860 million construction price tag — hinged on it finding a way to move the chinchillas, which are protected under Chilean law. The result is a kind of mini Noah’s Ark initiative high in the mountains of northern Chile.

Chile gold mine gets some sunshine with solar power

2021-1-26  A gold mine that sits at a height of 4,500 metres in the Andes will be fitted with a 25.9MW hybrid solar PV and thermal system in a bid to save energy and cut carbon.

Gold Fields begins construction of Chile project

2021-1-22  South African miner Gold Fields (JSE, NYSE: GFI) has formally begun construction of the mining infrastructure for its Salares Norte project, in northern Chile

Tesoro getting confident of gold mine development

2020-12-22  TESORO Resources is confident it has got a gold mine on its hands at El Zorro in Chile following more promising drill results. The company said it remains focused on progressing the El Zorro project "through to development as quickly as possible" after confirmatory drilling at the Ternera prospect hit 267m grading 1.

Gold production in Chile by region 2019 Statista

2020-7-3  Gold mine production and recycled gold supply worldwide 2012 Brazil: gold mine production value 2015-2018 Chile: copper export volume 2019, by destination in Europe

A history of gold in Chile Economic Geology

1991-10-1  Although Chile is less famous as a gold producer than either Peru or Mexico, it was discovered in the quest for gold, its exploration was financed by gold, and in 1810, on the eve of its independence, it was producing as much gold as Peru and Mexico combined.The ancient Chilean cultures made little use of gold, but during their brief domination of parts of Chile the Incas developed

Austral Gold EXPLORATION GUANACO /

Austral Gold controls a large portfolio of properties in the Paleocene gold belt, in northern Chile region, around Guanaco and Amancaya Au-Ag mine, II Region, Chile. Exploration in this region is focused in brownfield exploration at the mine areas. Exploration at this historic Au-Ag (and Cu) mine is concentrated in extending known epithermal

Chile court shuts gold mine over environmental fears

2020-9-17  Chile's environmental court confirmed Thursday a final order to close Canadian company Barrick Gold's huge Pascua Lama mining project, on hold since 2013 over environmental concerns. The court dismissed a legal challenge from the company and confirmed a 2018 environmental authority ruling, ordering the "total and definitive closure" of the mine

Kinross Gold halts Maricunga mine in Chile, lays off

2016-8-26  Kinross Gold (TSE:K) (NYSE:KGC), the world’s fifth largest miner of the precious metal by output, has suspended operations at its main mine in Chile earlier than planned after a court upheld the

Escondida Mine, Chile NASA

2000-4-23  This Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) image covers 30 by 23 km (full images 30 x 37 km) in the Atacama Desert, Chile, and was acquired on April 23, 2000. The Escondida copper, gold, and silver open-pit mine is at an elevation of 3050 m, and began operations in 1990.

The Chinchillas and the Gold Mine Undark Magazine

2020-10-12  Gold Fields’ environmental permit for the Salares Norte mining project — which has an $860 million construction price tag — hinged on it finding a way to move the chinchillas, which are protected under Chilean law. The result is a kind of mini Noah’s Ark initiative high in the mountains of northern Chile.

Tesoro getting confident of gold mine development

2020-12-22  TESORO Resources is confident it has got a gold mine on its hands at El Zorro in Chile following more promising drill results. The company said it remains focused on progressing the El Zorro project "through to development as quickly as possible" after confirmatory drilling at the Ternera prospect hit 267m grading 1.

Gold production in Chile by region 2019 Statista

2020-7-3  Gold mine production and recycled gold supply worldwide 2012 Brazil: gold mine production value 2015-2018 Chile: copper export volume 2019, by destination in Europe

Chile court shuts gold mine over environmental fears

2020-9-17  Chile's environmental court confirmed Thursday a final order to close Canadian company Barrick Gold's huge Pascua Lama mining project, on hold since 2013 over environmental concerns. The court dismissed a legal challenge from the company and confirmed a 2018 environmental authority ruling, ordering the "total and definitive closure" of the mine

Chile's Maricunga belt set to revive country's gold

2020-7-27  Kinross Gold’s Maricunga gold mine in Chile, which authorities ordered shut down over environmental concerns. Credit: Kinross Gold. The company has now begun work on a feasibility study, which it hopes to complete by December next year, after which it will progress to permitting, with construction planned for 2025.

Xtract Resources PLC Chepica Gold Mine

2016-8-31  Chepica Gold Mine Operational Update . Further to the notification by Xtract Resources Plc (AIM:XTR) on 17 August 2016 the Company provides an update regarding the Company’s Chepica gold and copper mine in Chile (“Chepica”). Highlights · Refurbishment of the

NGEx Resources, Undeveloped Copper-Gold Mine in

2017-4-26  NGEx Resources (TSX: NGQ) NGEx is a Canadian mineral exploration company with exploration projects in Chile and Argentina. The Company's shares are listed on the TSX and on Nasdaq Stockholm under the symbol "NGQ". The Company's focus is on advancing its Project Constellation which contemplates the integrated development of two large copper-gold

Chile: La Coipa Mine QueensMineDesignWiki

2019-6-28  La Coipa Mine Overview. La Coipa is an open pit gold and silver mine located in Region III (Atacama) northern Chile 140 km NE of Copiapó. When it opened in 1991, La Coipa was one of the first large-scale precious metals mining operations in Chile.

Austral Gold COMPANY OVERVIEW

Austral Gold is a growing gold and silver mining producer building a portfolio of quality assets in the Americas. The Company produces gold and silver from its Guanaco and Amancaya mines in Chile (100% interest) and holds a 26% interest in the Rawhide Mine (Nevada, USA), gold and silver producer.

Tesoro Resources expands gold footprint in Chile

2020-8-4  Tesoro Resources (ASX: TSO) has announced assay results from two prospects at its El Zorro project in Chile show it is continuing to deliver “outstanding” results including one sample returning 2m at 19.98 grams per tonne gold. The company has been carrying out channel and rock chip sampling at the Ternera and Drone Hill prospects within the El Zorro ground.