BLM Issues Environmental Review of Wyoming Uranium Mine
September 2012 by Associated PressIf all goes well before the BLM issues its final approval, Littleton, Colorado-based UR-Energy could start building the Lost Creek mine by early October, according to company and BLM officials.
At the peak of construction later this year, the mine will generate more than 6,000 direct and indirect jobs across the state with annual wages totaling more than $200 million...
“We feel that we can clean up an area that has been abandoned after 100 years of mining,” Lyon said.
Father’s Day in Australia was on September 2, and it’s a day a group of miners from “down under” won’t soon forget.
Back when I was in college, when I first started classes, the demand for new engineers was so strong that every graduate had multiple job offers without even trying.
Polymetallic skarn deposits are an interesting class of deposits that can contain a number of different types of metals.
So you think you have an ore deposit? The work has been long and hard, but there are a few drill holes, lots of samples and assays. The data is in a reliable computer and there may be a mine at the end of the tunnel. What is the likelihood of a profitable operation? Can you raise capital for development or exploration?
Choosing the right method to move your ore and waste is all about making the right choices. Sometimes more than one method may be used during the life of a mine as an operation expands and grows.
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