Kennecott Utah Copper-Bingham Canyon Mine

Kennecott Copper Mine | Utah.com

Kennecott is dedicated to educating the public about safe mining practices, sustainable development practices and the importance mining plays in modern life. Groups and individuals are invited to visit the mine’s visitor’s center to learn about Utah’s rich mining history and get a first-hand view of the operation.

Kennecott – Official Site

At Rio TintoÕs Kennecott Utah Copper, we mine essential elements that make modern living possible. From medicine, food and shampoo, to cell phones, computers, CAT scans and hybrid electric cars, nearly everything you use today relies on materials that we produce.

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Kennecott Utah Copper: Bingham Canyon Mine | Soapboxie

Mar 13, 2014 · Kennecott Utah Copper is now the largest producer of pollution in the state of Utah. The chemicals used and produced to extract copper and other metals from an ore are quite hazardous to the workers at these sites and the residents in the towns surrounding it, especially when being extracted from ores in an open pit like the Bingham Canyon Mine.

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Bingham Canyon Mine – Wikipedia

Location: Salt Lake County

Kennecott Utah Copper’s Bingham Canyon Mine

Since 1992, the Bingham Canyon Mine Visitors Center has generated $2.8 million for the Kennecott Utah Copper Bingham Canyon Mine Visitors Center Charitable Foundation, welcomed more than 3 million visitors, and served as a critical venue to communicate about Kennecott’s commitments and …

Location: Take I-15 to the 7200 South exit and follow 7800 South to the mine, Bingham Canyon, 84006

Kennecott Utah Copper-Bingham Canyon Mine – Atlas Obscura

*Kennecott’s Bingham Canyon Mine has produced more copper than any mine in history—about 18.1 million tons. *The mine is 2-3/4 miles across at the top and 3/4 of a mile deep.

Bingham Canyon Open Pit Copper Mine – tripadvisor.com

Oct 02, 2018 · Utah (UT) Bingham Canyon ; Things to Do in Bingham Canyon ; Bingham Canyon Open Pit Copper Mine Bingham Canyon Open Pit Copper Mine 10 minutes up the dirt road you will get a surprise not many know about and be able to look into the bottom of the Kennecott mine from More. 22 Thank cannonater . SledMan.

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Massive landslide damages Kennecott’s Bingham Canyon Mine

Watch video · A significant landslide occurred Wednesday night at the Bingham Canyon Mine, Kennecott Utah Copper officials confirmed. Its size is estimated to be …

COPPER MINE + GREAT SALT LAKE TOUR – TOURS of UTAH

Kennecott Utah Copper Mountain at Bingham Canyon: ascend into the Rocky Mountains to experience the largest open pit mine in the world Tailings Impoundment: Over one billion tons of leftover waste from the copper mining process, piled up high

Location: 369 900 South, Suite 400 Salt Lake City, UT, 84111 United States

Bingham Canyon, Copper Mine, Utah, USA – Mining Technology

For much of its life, Bingham Canyon was owned by Kennecott Copper Corp. However, during the post-1973 oil crisis shake-out, the company was acquired by British Petroleum, then sold on to Rio Tinto, which operates Bingham Canyon through its 100% subsidiary, Kennecott Utah Copper Corp. The facilities employ about 2,400 people.

Kennecott’s Bingham Canyon Mine – Utah Outdoor Activities

UPDATE: Due to monitored geotechnical movement of the Kennecott Utah Copper Bingham Canyon Mine over the winter, the Visitors Center and overlook plaza will not reopen as scheduled April 1. Short- and long-term plans are underway to relocate the Visitors Center.

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At Rio TintoÕs Kennecott Utah Copper, we mine essential elements that make modern living possible. From medicine, food and shampoo, to cell phones, computers, CAT scans and hybrid electric cars, nearly everything you use today relies on materials that we produce.

Kennecott Utah Copper LLC – UT DEQ

The operational and environmental cleanup activities at Kennecott Utah Copper LLC’s (Kennecott) Bingham Canyon Mine, Copperton Concentrator, Smelter, Refinery, Tailings Facility and the various ancillary facilities are regulated under a number of federal and State programs with authority to oversee the work pursued by Kennecott and other third parties.

Utah DEQ: Businesses: Kennecott: Notices: Air Quality

Kennecott Utah Copper LLC (KUC) is requesting a modification to the Bingham Canyon Mine (BCM) Approval Order DAQE-AN0105710032-13 to add a crushing and screening operation that will be located outside the pit. The crushers will process mined material while the pit is …