BHP Billiton
BHP Billiton is an Anglo-Australian multinational mining, metals and petroleum company headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. It is the world's largest mining company measured by 2013 revenues.BHP Bil...
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Rio Tinto espionage case
The Rio Tinto espionage case began with the arrest on 5 July 2009, of four staff in the Shanghai office of the Rio Tinto Group, in the People's Republic of China, who were subsequently accused of brib...
CupruMin
CupruMin is a company based in Abrud, Alba County, Romania specialised in the production of copper and copper ore. The company ownes and operates the Roşia Poieni copper mine which represents the larg...
Codelco
CODELCO (Corporación Nacional del Cobre de Chile or, in English, the National Copper Corporation of Chile) is a Chilean state owned copper mining company. It was formed in 1976 from foreign-owned copp...
Tyrone, New Mexico
Tyrone is a census-designated place in Grant County, New Mexico, United States. Its population was 637 as of the 2010 census.Tyrone is located 5 miles (8.0 km) northeast of the original town of T...
China Minmetals
China Minmetals Corporation is a Chinese metals and mineral trading company. It is a state-controlled corporation existing under the laws of the People's Republic of China, is a diversified metals and...
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Orebodies 18, 23 and 25 mine
The Orebodies 18, 23 and 25 mine is an iron ore mine located in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, 8 kilometres east of Newman.The mine is majority-owned (85 percent) and operated by BHP Billito...
Adastra Minerals
Adastra Minerals Inc (formerly America Mineral Fields Inc), was a London-based mining company with notable operations in central Africa (Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Zambia), particularly...
Charles C. Krulak
Charles Chandler Krulak (born March 4, 1942) served as the 31st Commandant of the Marine Corps from July 1, 1995 to June 30, 1999. He is the son of Lieutenant General Victor H. "Brute" Krulak, USMC, w...
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McEwen Mining
McEwen Mining Inc (TSX: MUX, NYSE: MUX) explores for gold, silver and copper in the Americas.The objective of McEwen Mining is to be a profitable gold & silver producer in S&P 500. M...
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Africo Resources
Africo Resources is a Canadian mining company whose main property is the copper and cobalt Kalukundi Mine in Katanga Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Africo was founded in 2006 as a spi...
ZCCM Investments Holdings
ZCCM Investments Holdings is a successor company to Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines Limited (ZCCM Ltd), of Zambia.
Prior to privatization in 2000, ZCCM Ltd was a consolidated copper-mining conglo...
Yarrie mine
The Yarrie mine is an iron ore mine located in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, 90 kilometres north-east of Marble Bar.The mine is majority-owned (85 percent) and operated by BHP Billiton, and...
Grupo México
Grupo México is the largest mining corporation in Mexico and the third largest copper producer in the world through ASARCO.Ferrocarril Mexicano (Ferromex), the company's rail transport division, opera...
Tenke Mining
Tenke Mining Corporation was a mining company with head offices in Canada. The company's operations took place in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and in South America. Tenke Mining was based in...
Falconbridge Ltd.
Falconbridge Limited was a Toronto, Ontario-based natural resources company with operations in 18 countries, involved in the exploration, mining, processing, and marketing of metal and mineral product...
Kidd Mine
Kidd Mine is an underground base metal mine in the city of Timmins, Ontario, Canada. It is owned and operated by Xstrata Copper, following the August 2006 takeover of Falconbridge Ltd. Ore from the Ki...
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Mwana Africa
Mwana Africa is a mining company based in Johannesburg and London. According to its website, it is the first African-owned and African-managed business to be listed in the Resources sector of the Lon...
Argyle Pink Jubilee
The Argyle Pink Jubilee is a rough pink diamond and the largest rough pink diamond unearthed in Australia. It was found at the Rio Tinto Argyle diamond mine in Western Australia.Large stones like the ...
Xstrata
Xstrata plc was an Anglo-Swiss multinational mining company headquartered in Zug, Switzerland and with its registered office in London, United Kingdom. It was a major producer of coal (and the world's...
Mount Keith Mine
Mount Keith Mine is an open pit nickel mine in Western Australia. It is operated by BHP Billiton. The site's closest landmark is the town of Wiluna, 85 kilometres (53 mi) to the north.
The mi...
Kvikne Copper Works
The Kvikne Copper Works at Kvikne in Hedmark, Norway were operated from 1630, and were the largest copper works in Norway in the mid-1600s. The ore discovery was reported in 1629. The first mines were...
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Bisbee Deportation
The Bisbee Deportation was the illegal kidnapping and deportation of about 1,300 striking mine workers, their supporters, and citizen bystanders by 2,000 members of a deputized posse on July 12, 1917....
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OZ Minerals
OZ Minerals (ASX: OZL) is an Australian mining company, formed from the merger of Oxiana Limited and Zinifex in 2008.In 2009, Chinese state owned China Minmetals proposed a purchase of the heavil...
Yandi mine
The Yandi mine is an iron ore mine located in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, 90 kilometres north-west of Newman. It should not be confused with Rio Tinto's nearby Yandicoogina mine, which is...