The Bawl Mill
June 2009 by Staff• What the government wants the government gets...
• A drop in the ocean...
• Do we get a paycheck for this?
Asarco Inc. accepted a sweetened buyout offer from Phelps Dodge Corp., setting up a three-way, $2.9 billion deal that will make Phelps Dodge the world's largest copper producer.
Most small-scale miners want to know how they can set up a system much more cheaply. The difficulty is in the balance of putting together a decent small-scale system at a reasonable cost.
A while back I was given a very special opportunity to take my metal detector to one of the most famous gold mines in all of California, the Original Sixteen to One mine in Alleghany.
The objective was to pan down all the material from the three-gallon bucket, extract the gold into a small vial, and then signal completion. Every lost flake added a five-minute penalty.
• There’s no place like home...
• To comply or not to comply, that is the question...
Hardrock mining in the US has been hit by a tragic streak of mining accidents in recent months.
…the general investment community has turned away from mining shares over the past three years and moved whole-heartedly into conventional investments.
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