Rio Tinto Continues Reclamation of Bingham Canyon Mine …

 · Rio Tinto Kennecott continued to chip away last year at one of the mining company''s long-term goals — making the giant waste-rock piles from its Bingham Canyon Mine less visible from throughout the Salt Lake Valley. But it''s going to take time, Rio Tinto Kennecott officials Steve Schnoor and Trevor Heaton said Wednesday in the company''s annual report to the …

Rio Tinto Kennecott and BYU researchers partner to improve reclamation …

 · Rio Tinto Kennecott and Brigham Young University (BYU) researchers are joining forces to develop innovative and sustainable solutions to improve reclamation at the Bingham Canyon Mine. In June 2020, a group of students and professors from the BYU Department of Plant and Wildlife Sciences broke ground on four research projects on land areas surrounding …

Bingham Canyon Mine

 · Rio Tinto Kennecott Friday offered a look at the progress being made on the multiyear Alternative View reclamation project at the Bingham Canyon Mine. The effort involves moving the south- and east-facing rock piles along the Oquirrhs Mountains.

Annual Presentation to Board of Oil, Gas and Mining

February 25, 2015 M/035/0002 3 Purpose of Presentation – 1978 Reclamation Contract M035002 Bingham Canyon Mine Reporting - Accounting The Operator agrees to provide to the Board and Division annually, a detailed report of reclamation work performed ...

Waste Rock Reclamation | Utah Construction | Wollam …

Wollam Construction took on a waste rock reclamation project in Bingham Canyon, Utah for regrading waste rock into a nominal slope. Learn more. This project included regrading approximately 1.3 million cubic yards of waste rock from a dumped condition to a ...

Rio Tinto Kennecott, BYU Researchers Will Improve Reclamation at Bingham Canyon …

 · Rio Tinto Kennecott and Brigham Young University (BYU) researchers have joined forces to develop innovative and sustainable solutions to improve reclamation at the Bingham Canyon mine located near Salt Lake City, Utah. In June 2020, a group of students and professors from the BYU Department of Plant and Wildlife Sciences broke ground on four ...

Rio Tinto Kennecott, BYU researchers partner to improve …

 · Bingham Canyon, 30 miles south of Salt Lake City, Utah has been mined since 1906. The mine has produced more copper than any mine in …

Bingham Canyon Reclamation Project

The Bingham Canyon Reclamation Project, in Utah, was a 1973 site-specific mine reclamation design that artist Robert Smithson submitted to the mine''s management company, Kennecott Copper Corporation. The design re-imagined Bingham Canyon Mine, the world''s largest open pit mine, as a monumental work of land art .

Bingham Canyon Reclamation Project

Robert Smithson, Bingham Copper Mining Pit—Utah / Reclamation Project (1973) Photostat, clear plastic overlay, grease pencil, and tape 18 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. (47 x 34.3 cm)

Alternative View Construction Project

Alternative View Construction Project. Since 2015, Rio Tinto Kennecott has been working on a project on the outer face of the Bingham Canyon Mine that will enhance the aesthetics visible from the Salt Lake Valley and provide optionality for mine-life extension. The Alternative View Construction Project is occurring on the south and east facing ...

Kennecott

Kennecott has been mining and processing minerals from the rich ore body of the Bingham Canyon Mine since 1903, and is even today one of the top producing mines in the world. Our operation also includes a concentrator, smelter and refinery. In 2019, after 75 years of operation, Kennecott retired its coal-fired power plant in Magna, Utah.

Rio, BYU partner for reclamation research – North American …

 · Rio Tinto''s Kennecott and one of the state''s schools, Brigham Young University, are collaborating together to look for ways to establish more sustainable reclamation techniques at the miner''s Bingham Canyon operation outside of Salt Lake City, Utah. In June 2020 ...

Rio Tinto Kennecott, BYU researchers partner to improve reclamation at Bingham …

 · Bingham Canyon, 30 miles south of Salt Lake City, Utah has been mined since 1906. The mine has produced more copper than any mine in history – more than 19 million tonnes. Rio Tinto bought Kennecott in 1989 and has invested more than $2 billion in modernizing the mine and another $450 million to clean up historic workings and ground water.

Environmental Strategies in the Mining Industry: One Company …

Another environmental cleanup of historic wastes was completed in the Lark area, immediately east of the Bingham Canyon Mine. This project consisted of the relocation of over 1.7 million cubic yards of potentially acid-generating waste rock and the reclamation

Rio Tinto Kennecott to Spend $150 Million on Bingham Canyon Mine Reclamation Project…

 · The south-eastern edge of the Bingham Canyon Mine will look completely different after a $150 million reclamation project by Rio Tinto Kennecott. "The end goal is that it is going to look much more natural much like the surrounding hillside," Rio Tinto Spokesperson Kyle Bennett said. ...

Guidebook for Evaluating Mining Project EIAs

Cover image: Bingham Canyon Mine, U.S. Library of Congress, by Andreas Feininger Page design and production by Joshua Keith Vincent ISBN# 978-0-9821214-36 Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide (ELAW) 1877 Garden Avenue ...

Bingham Canyon, Copper Mine, Utah, USA

Project is improving environmental performance and the aesthetics of east facing historic waste rock piles South Jordan, Utah (June 22, 2018) – Rio Tinto Kennecott continues advancing reclamation of waste rock piles on the lower-outer face of the Bingham Canyon Mine as part of the Alternative View Project.

【ベストコレクション】 ビンガムキャニオン 597725-ビンガ …

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Innovations: The Secret to Staying Young

The Bingham Canyon Mine reached its peak in 1980, with 2,500 miners drilling, blasting and hauling 370,000 tons of ore and overburden every day. An additional 5,200 Kennecott Utah Copper employees worked in concentrating, smelting and refining operations to produce more than 300,000 tons of pure copper each year.

Highlights from BYU Colleges: Professors study off-cycle elections, researchers improve Bingham Canyon reclamation …

 · Students participate in reclamation work at Bingham Canyon. By the end of the project 656 new trees and shrubs will be planted in the area. (Rio Tinto Kennecott) BYU research students teamed up ...

Kennecott reclamation project making progress

 · Rio Tinto Kennecott Friday offered a look at the progress being made on the multiyear Alternative View reclamation project at the Bingham Canyon Mine. The effort involves moving the south- and east-facing rock piles along the Oquirrhs Mountains.

Ecological restoration progress revealed at giant copper mine …

Workers inspect lifeless expanse of the Bingham Copper Mine prior to reclamation project. Kennecott has spent $150 million on the project since it began in 2015. As part of the project, Kennecott has moved approximately 350 million tons of …

Reclamation research blossoms at Bingham Canyon

 · Reclamation research blossoms at Bingham Canyon. Rio Tinto Kennecott and Brigham Young University (BYU) researchers are trialling agriculture-based remediation methods at the Bingham Canyon copper mine in Utah, US. Some 5,900 acres (2,388ha) of land at the mine has already been reclaimed. Asset Management > Life-cycle-end-of-life-management.

Managing environmental impacts through concurrent reclamation …

Managing environmental impacts through concurrent reclamation. At Rio Tinto Kennecott, we''re committed to minimizing our environmental impacts with an eye on the future. We''re actively doing that through our concurrent reclamation efforts which can be seen in action on the historic east-facing waste rock piles of the Bingham Canyon Mine.

GROUNDWATER QUALITY DISCHARGE PERMIT STATEMENT OF BASIS Kennecott Bingham Canyon …

In addition to the EWRE, a reclamation project referred to as the South Waste Rock Reclamation (SWRR) project began in 2014 which modified portions of the water collection system associated with the South Dumps, primarily in Butterfield Canyon.

Projects

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Highlights from BYU Colleges: Professors study off-cycle elections, …

 · Students participate in reclamation work at Bingham Canyon. By the end of the project 656 new trees and shrubs will be planted in the area. (Rio Tinto Kennecott) BYU research students teamed up ...

Rio Tinto Kennecott, BYU researchers partner to improve reclamation at Bingham …

 · Rio Tinto Kennecott and Brigham Young University (BYU) researchers are joining forces to develop sustainable solutions to improve reclamation at the Bingham Canyon Mine June 2020, a group of ...