aguablanca nickel and copper mine spain

aguablanca nickel and copper mine spain

Aguablanca Mine (Agua Blanca Mine), Monesterio, Badajoz ...

Aguablanca Mine (Agua Blanca Mine), Monesterio, Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain : The Aguablanca nickel mine is Rio Narcea's first nickel sulphide mine in Western Europe, producing nickel-copper-PGM concentrate. The deposit is hosted by a subvertical magmatic breccia. Main ore ...

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Major Mines & Projects | Aguablanca Mine

In March 2021, the Aguablanca mine was acquired by Phi4tech from Sacyr's Valoriza Minería. The Aguablanca deposit consists of magmatic sulphide mineralization hosted by the gabbro and gabbro-norite units. Sulphide mineralization is predominantly represented by pyrrhotite, pentlandite, chalcopyrite and pyrite with minor marcasite and covellite.

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Aguablanca | Bus Ex

The Aguablanca nickel-copper sulfide deposit is located in the province of Badajoz in southern Spain. The extensive deposits, which were not discovered until the early 1990s, lie almost exposed on an inconspicuous hill that looks very much like any of the other similar hills that break up the plains in the dry, arid lands to the east of Andalucia.

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The Aguablanca Ni-Cu-PGE Ore Deposit, Spain: A Case of ...

Presur - Atlantic Copper S.A. (a joint-venture between the Spanish State, represented by Presur, and Atlantic Copper S.A., formerly Rio Tinto Minera S.A.) in 1993 during a gold exploration program. A regional exploration survey carried out by Presur found a geochemical nickel anomaly related to a gossan developed on altered gabbros.

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Aguablaca: A new nickel mine in a potential new Ni-Cu ...

Located 80 km north of Seville, Spain, Aguablanca represents SW Europe’s only known Ni sulfide deposit. Rio Narcea Gold Mines, Ltd. (Rio Narcea) acquired Aguablanca from Atlantic Copper S.A. and Presur in July 2001 and completed a bankable feasibility

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The Aguablanca Ni-Cu-PGE Ore Deposit, Spain: A Case of ...

Presur - Atlantic Copper S.A. (a joint-venture between the Spanish State, represented by Presur, and Atlantic Copper S.A., formerly Rio Tinto Minera S.A.) in 1993 during a gold exploration program. A regional exploration survey carried out by Presur found a geochemical nickel anomaly related to a gossan developed on altered gabbros.

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Spanish nickel mine could be suspended - Stainless Steel ...

May 21, 2009 · The CEO of Lundin Mining Corp. has announced that production at the Aguablanca nickel and copper mine in Spain could be suspended later this year if there isn’t a “substantial improvement” in nickel prices. The Toronto-based miner has taken several steps to reduce costs in the face of lower base metals prices, including selling its ...

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Lundin Mining Recommences Production at Aguablanca

Aug 27, 2012 · TORONTO, ONTARIO-- - Lundin Mining Corporation is pleased to announce that production at the wholly owned Aguablanca nickel/copper mine in Spain has restarted ahead of the previously announced schedule. While full production ramp-up is expected to be achieved in Q4/2012, the mill is treating a substantial ...

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Integrated piloting of a thermophilic bioleaching process ...

The Aguablanca Mine The Aguablanca Mine is an open-pit nickel-copper sulphide mine, located in the province of Badajoz, about 80 km north of Seville in southern Spain (Figure 1a). The mine currently produces a bulk, low-grade copper-nickel concentrate for sale to a smelter. Aguablanca was the first nickel sulphide mine in production in Western ...

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Integrated piloting of a thermophilic bioleaching process ...

The Aguablanca Mine The Aguablanca Mine is an open-pit nickel-copper sulphide mine, located in the province of Badajoz, about 80 km north of Seville in southern Spain (Figure 1a). The mine currently produces a bulk, low-grade copper-nickel concentrate for sale to a smelter. Aguablanca was the first nickel sulphide mine in production in Western ...

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Lundin Mining Corporation: Exhibit 1 - Prepared by TNT ...

Aguablanca Mine. Commercial production started in January 2005 and the first nickel/copper concentrate was sold in May 2005. The Aguablanca nickel/copper sulfide deposit is located in the province of Badajoz, in the municipality of Monesterio, five kilometres west of

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Our Company | Lundin Mining Corporation

Acquire Rio Narcea Gold Mines, Ltd. – primary asset is the nickel-copper Aguablanca Mine in Spain. 2006. Merge with EuroZinc Mining Corporation – principal assets are the copper-zinc Neves-Corvo Mine and zinc Aljustrel Project both in Portugal. 2005.

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Europe's mining revival – a regional overview

Oct 22, 2013 · Lundin’s Aguablanca nickel and copper mine located approximately 100km north of Seville is another newish production in Spain. It came on line in 2005, with a brief shut down in 2011. It has estimated remaining mineral reserves for production for another five years. Portugal –

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Rio Narcea Gold Mines, Ltd.

Rio Narcea Gold Mines, Ltd. is a growing Canadian mineral resource company with operations, development projects and exploration activities in Spain, Mauritania and Portugal. The Company currently produces nickel and copper at its Aguablanca

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Lundin Mining Corp. Stock News and Filings

Lundin Mining Corporation is a diversified base metals mining company with operations in Portugal, Spain, Sweden and the DRC. The Company currently has four mines in operation producing copper, cobalt, nickel, lead and zinc (Neves-Corvo in Portugal, Zinkgruvan in Sweden, Aguablanca in Spain and Tenke Fungurume in the DRC).

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Introduction to this Special Issue on Tailings Storage ...

Feb 10, 2021 · A photograph of the Aguablanca nickel and copper mine tailings storage facility in Spain. Full size image. ... In this context, Ivan Carrasco (Spain) provided a paper on the Las Cruces copper mine in Spain. This mine has faced important challenges during its 20-year history. Its design and planning were highly influenced by the earlier nearby ...

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Lundin dreams of $10-billion empire - The Globe and Mail

Apr 12, 2007 · Last week the company tacked on nickel to its portfolio with a $1-billion all-cash offer for Rio Narcea Gold Mines Ltd., which owns the Aguablanca nickel

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History – CB Gemstone Group

Announce expansion plans to quadruple zinc production at Neves-Corvo Mine and commence copper production at Zinkgruvan MineAcquire Rio Narcea Gold Mines, Ltd. – primary asset is the nickel-copper Aguablanca Mine in Spain

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UPDATE 2-Lundin operating profit hurt by lower sales | Reuters

Jul 28, 2010 · Revenue dropped 6 percent to $183.1 million as copper, zinc, lead and nickel production fell due to a strike at Lundin’s Neves-Corvo copper-zinc mine in

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The Aguablanca Ni–(Cu) sulfide deposit, SW Spain: geologic ...

Oct 07, 2006 · Spiering ED, Rodriguez Pevida L, Castelo JM, Garcia Nieto J, Martinez C (2005) Aguablanca: a new nickel mine in a potential new Ni/Cu and IOCG belt of southern Spain and Portugal. Proceedings Geological Society Nevada. Symposium 2005. Stacey JS, Kramers JD (1975) Approximation of terrestrial lead isotope evolution by a two stage model.

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Spanish nickel mine could be suspended - Stainless Steel ...

May 21, 2009 · The CEO of Lundin Mining Corp. has announced that production at the Aguablanca nickel and copper mine in Spain could be suspended later this year if there isn’t a “substantial improvement” in nickel prices. The Toronto-based miner has taken several steps to reduce costs in the face of lower base metals prices, including selling its ...

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Lundin Mining Recommences Production at Aguablanca

Aug 27, 2012 · TORONTO, ONTARIO-- - Lundin Mining Corporation is pleased to announce that production at the wholly owned Aguablanca nickel/copper mine in Spain has restarted ahead of the previously announced ...

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Introduction to this Special Issue on Tailings Storage ...

Feb 10, 2021 · A photograph of the Aguablanca nickel and copper mine tailings storage facility in Spain. Full size image. ... In this context, Ivan Carrasco (Spain) provided a paper on the Las Cruces copper mine in Spain. This mine has faced important challenges during its 20-year history. Its design and planning were highly influenced by the earlier nearby ...

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Rio Narcea Gold Mines, Ltd. - Mining News | KITCO

Aguablanca nickel operation The Aguablanca nickel mine produced 3.6 million pounds of nickel and 3.6 million pounds of copper during the first quarter of 2007 compared to 3.5 million pounds of nickel and 3.4 million pounds of copper in the same period of 2006. The treatment plant processed 406,800 tonnes of ore in the three month

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European mining jobs | Talascend

The Aguablanca mine, Spain, consists of an open pit mine used for nickel and copper; The Neves-Corvo mine, Portugal, is an underground mine which produces zinc and copper; The Chelopech mine, Bulgaria, is an underground mine which produces gold and copper; The Galmoy mine, Ireland, is an underground mine which produces zinc; The Pyhäsalmi mine ...

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A GAME OF RISK - The Globe and Mail

May 25, 2007 · This April, he made an offer for Toronto-based Rio Narcea Gold Mines Ltd. for just under $1 billion, gaining the Aguablanca nickel and copper

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Celsius Names Mining And Legal Specialists As Non ...

Nov 09, 2021 · He was most recently the COO of Appian Capital – Brazil, overseeing the restart of the Mirabela Nickel Mine and the construction of the greenfields Serrote Copper Mine. Prior to this he was the Managing Director, Iberian Operations for Lundin Mining with responsibility for the Neves-Corvo and Aguablanca base metal mines in Portugal and Spain ...

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Corcel, Galicia - Spain | Eurobattery Minerals

Corcel. Galicia, Spain. 43°06'56.1"N 8°46'34.0"W. Castriz is part of the Corcel project, which was acquired by Eurobattery Minerals in 2019. The project is located in the mining-friendly jurisdiction of Galicia, northwest Spain, near the town of La Coruña. The rock types at Corcel are ultramafic and mafic layered intrusive rocks which are ...

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Lundin Mining - Wikipedia

Lundin Mining Corporation is a Canadian company that owns and operates mines in Sweden, United States, Chile, and Brazil that produce base metals such as copper, zinc, and nickel. Headquartered in Toronto, the company was founded by Adolf Lundin and operated by Lukas Lundin.While it was incorporated to pursue an interest in a diamond mine in Brazil, the company re-structured and raised

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Canadian Market Roundup - Week of 4/6/07 | Casey Research

Apr 05, 2007 · Rio Narcea offers Lundin Mining exposure to the red hot nickel market with its Aguablanca nickel-copper mine in southern Spain. Rio Narcea also has assets in Portugal and Mauritania, as well as a 20% equity interest in Chariot Resources. Investors liked the move with Lundin Mining ending the week up C$2.34 at C$15.19 and shares in Rio Narcea ...

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Who We Are - Kabanga Nickel

Located in the north-west of Tanzania, the Kabanga nickel project hosts the world's largest development-ready nickel sulphide deposit, unmatched in scale and grade, with a mineral resource of some 2 million tonnes 1 of contained nickel equivalent. Our strategy is to sustainably deliver high-grade Class 1 nickel, copper and cobalt products to feed increasing demand from Electric Vehicle (EV ...

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Nickel Mining | Mining Company Exploration

Dec 02, 2010 · Production at Aguablanca for 2010 is now expected to be 6,150 metric tons of nickel and 5,200 tons of copper, down from previous targets of 6,500 tons of nickel and 5,500 tons of copper. The mine, located in the Extremadura region of Spain, suffered a significant slope failure on the southwest wall its open pit which affected the main access ramp.

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Appetite for 'green energy metals' drives deals - MINING.COM

Oct 18, 2021 · The mine is expected to produce 180,000 tonnes of copper, 5,000 tonnes of molybdenum, 54,000 oz. gold and 1.6 million oz. silver (214,000 tonnes copper-equivalent) in

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