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MINING AND NATURAL RESOURCES II: A GENERAL APPROACH TO COPPER MINING INDUSTRY

MINING AND NATURAL RESOURCES II: A GENERAL APPROACH TO COPPER MINING INDUSTRY

As we have said in the former post “mining and natural resources I: Size of the largest open pit mines” when I started to study open pit mines I wanted to obtain a general approach about mining activity through mining operations. This idea was a bit naive and I quickly […]

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Bingham Canyon Mine

MINING AND NATURAL RESOURCES I: SIZE OF THE LARGEST OPEN PIT MINES

As we have shown largely with airports in former city-lines posts (Europe Airports, North America Airports, Asia-Australia Airports, South America-Africa-Middle East Airports, UK Airports, does the size really matter?), we are really concerned with the impact of infrastructures in land occupancy. We really think that soil consumption impact is a […]

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