Fix or Replace, Depreciate or Write-Off
June 2010 by Mark E. BattersbyIn today’s economy, the question is often not whether to fix or replace equipment, fixtures, business assets or even the building housing the mining operation or mining-related business, it is which path is affordable.
Why couldn’t we take some cold river water, pass it through some cooling coils and cool the air in the mine? This thought came to me one Sunday afternoon while fishing, knee deep, in the cold Coeur d’Alene River just west of Kellogg, Idaho.
• "I would like to be included..."
• "No claim in the world can be economically exploited without mechanical means."
Gold mining companies are being conservative in asset valuations despite recent spikes in gold prices in terms of US dollars, according to a survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers.
What are the steps for filing a mining claim?
- Prospector banned from college campus
- Early retirement...
Q: The Arizona BLM state office has started sending out registered letters to association placer claim holders...
I set up my dry washer on the north side of the cut and sampled the bed rock and dumps around me. As I was only sampling, I ran for 20-30 minutes, shoveling from a variety of areas.
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