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More Than Gold: Indonesia''s Environmental Demands Of The Grasberg Mine

 · The Grasberg Mine is the largest gold mine and third largest copper mine on the planet. This is why proposed changes to environmental regulations are so important. The Indonesian government is demanding that American mining company Freeport increase the mining waste (known as tailings) disposed on land from 50% waste to 95%. Currently, half of …

Gold Dust: the human cost of the Grasberg mine crisis

IndustriALL has released a documentary film on the effect of the strike at the Grasberg mine on workers and their communitiesThousands of workers at Freeport...

The $100bn gold mine and the West Papuans who say they ...

 · A 2012 report from Earthworks and MiningWatch Canada asserts that mine waste from Grasberg has "buried over 166 square kilometres of formerly productive forest and wetlands, and fish have ...

Grasberg Mine, Indonesia

Located in the Sudirman Mountains of the Irian Jaya province of Indonesia, the Grasberg complex (also known as the Freeport Mine) is one of the largest gold and copper mining operations in the world. The Sudirman Mountains form the western portion of the Maoke Range that extends across Irian Jaya from the west to the east-southeast.

With its $3.85b mine takeover, Indonesia inherits a $13b

 · With its $3.85b mine takeover, Indonesia inherits a $13b pollution problem. The Indonesian government has acquired a majority stake in …

West Papua: A history of exploitation | Environment | Al Jazeera

 · Observing the Grasberg mine via Google Earth, one sees a scar like no other: Located about 13,000 feet (4,000 metres) above sea level, open-pit (above ground) mining has bored a hole through the ...

Freeport, Rio formally yield control of giant Grasberg mine to ...

 · Grasberg, the world''s second-largest copper mine and fourth largest gold operation, is transitioning to an underground operation, set to reach full capacity by 2022, when it will produce 160,000 ...

Freeport at Grasberg: ''Devastated the river system''

 · The Grasberg mine tailings have apparently destroyed the rivers below the mine. These photos, taken in and around the Grasberg mine in the mid-1990s, appear to show a lack of environmental concern ...

Rio Tinto signs binding agreement for sale of Grasberg interest

The Grasberg mine in Indonesia is currently owned by FCX, who hold a 90.64 per cent interest, and the Government of Indonesia, who own the remaining 9.36 per cent. In line with a participation agreement signed on 11 October 1996, Rio Tinto currently has a right to 40 per cent of production above a pre agreed level and 40 per cent of all ...

Distraction or disaster? Freeport''s giant Indonesian mine

 · A state audit of operations at Indonesia''s Grasberg mine has cast a cloud over the government''s multi-billion-dollar deal to take a majority stake in the mine from Freeport McMoRan Inc and ...

Grasberg

Grasberg is a municipality in the district of Osterholz, in Lower Saxony, Germany is situated approximately 13 km southeast of Osterholz-Scharmbeck, and 20 km northeast of Bremen.. History. Before the cultivation and colonisation of the area comprising today''s Grasberg, the landscape was dominated by moorlands.The area belonged to the Prince-Archbishopric of …

PT Freeport Indonesia

Shovels dig up material from different areas in the open-pit mine, and load the material onto trucks to be hauled out of the open-pit mining area. PT Freeport Indonesia employees at the Grasberg open-pit mine. Ore is placed into …

This Mine Has $108 Billion in Gold and Copper, and You''ve …

 · The Grasberg open pit mine started operations in 1990 and is expected to produce through 2017. The DOZ underground mine was worked between 1989 and 1991, and was then reopened in 2000. It''s ...

Indonesia''s grand plan to sink world''s richest mine

 · A worker walks in an underground section of the Grasberg copper and gold mine. Photo: AFP/Antara Foto. Although PTFI''s 29,000-strong Grasberg work force has been hit by the Covid-19 outbreak, work on the $10 …

Grasberg, la plus grande mine d''or du monde

Située dans la providence de la Papouasie, la mine Grasberg se trouve à une altitude de 14.000 pieds dans les montagnes reculées de la chaîne de montagnes Sudiman. Dans sa première année d''exploitation, la mine Grasberg a produit 196.000 onces d''or, ce qui en fait un succès immédiat. Selon le rapport annuel de Freeport McMoRan, la ...

Grasberg Mine | Pacific Island Gold

 · The Grasberg Mine is a vast open pit mine in Papua, Indonesia, forming a crater an entire mile wide. For years it has been one of the most productive mines in the world, with massive reserves of gold and copper. Situated high in the rugged Sudirman Mountains near two rare equatorial mountain glaciers, it is also the world''s highest quarry ...

Freeport-McMoRan Could Lose Over $3 Billion In Revenues Due To Grasberg ...

 · For the full year, we expect Freeport-McMoRan''s revenues to decrease by over 21% to $14.7 billion in 2019 from $18.6 billion in 2018, followed by a slight recovery to $15.5 billion in 2020. This ...

Grasberg Mine – Tembagapura, Indonesia

 · Grasberg Mine is located in the village of Tembagapura in the Papua province of Indonesia. It''s about 60 miles north of Timika, and not far from Puncak Jaya, the highest mountain in Papua. Tours of...

Grasberg: The World''s Largest Gold Mine | Mining Digital

 · While the Grasberg mine still holds the title as largest mine in the world, the outlook is uncertain. Freeport is attempting to secure a 20-year extension to their existing mining contract in Indonesia while the government is trying to shop for a better deal based on the 2009 Mining Law. The government is targeting for more revenue from ...

Grasberg Copper-Gold Mine

The Grasberg mine operated by Freeport McMoRan and jointly owned by Freeport and Rio Tinto is one of the largest mining clusters on the globe. The mine is located in the very remote highlands of the Sudirman mountain range …

Grasberg mine: PT Freeport Indonesia must respect workers'' rights

 · Since September 15, thousands of workers have been on strike at Grasberg, in West Papua, the world''s largest gold mine. Grasberg is exploited by PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI), a branch of the US-based company Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold. The International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and the Commission for the Disappeared and Victims of …

Major Mines & Projects | Grasberg Complex

Summary: The Grasberg minerals district is a copper, gold, and silver porphyry skarn deposit located in the remote highlands of the Sudirman Mountain Range in the eastern province of Papua, Indonesia, on the western half of the island of New Guinea. The district includes the following operating underground mines: Grasberg Block Cave (GBC), Deep ...

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History of Freeport in West Papua: How the Company Has Boost ...

 · About four-kilometer west of Puncak Jaya or Carstensz Pyramid lies a huge mining and exploration complex internationally known as the Grasberg mine. Owned by PT Freeport Indonesia with shares distributed between both the Government of Indonesia and Feeport-McMoRan Inc. (Freeport), the operation has impacted West Papua significantly.. …

Indonesia''s grand plan to sink world''s richest mine

 · JAKARTA – When Indonesia''s government took majority control of the legendary Grasberg mine from American mining giant Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold (FCX) two years ago, visions of an onrushing gravy train obscured the cost realities of operating one of the world''s richest copper and gold complexes in Papua''s mist-shrouded central highlands.

Kurt Friehauf

Grasberg Mine Area. In addition to working in the pit, we were very lucky to hitch a ride on the company huey helicopter. The ride was pretty smooth, in spite of the high altitude. Of course, the guys took the opportunity to tell us all about the World War II plane wrecks that litter the area and the ghost stories of some of the victims ...

Grasberg, la plus grande mine d''or du monde

Située dans la providence de la Papouasie, la mine Grasberg se trouve à une altitude de 14.000 pieds dans les montagnes reculées de la chaîne de montagnes Sudiman. Dans sa première année d''exploitation, la mine Grasberg a produit …

Mina Grasberg

Las partes y equipamiento del complejo de la mina Grasberg incluyen una enorme mina a cielo abierto, una mina subterránea y cuatro concentradores.La mina a cielo abierto – que forma un cráter de 1.6 km de diámetro en su superficie– es una operación de gran volumen y bajo costo, que produce más de 67 millones de toneladas de mineral y suministró más del 75% del …

The Grasberg Mine of Papua, Indonesia | Committee …

Secondly, the environmental impacts of Grasberg have been widespread. As a result of the gradual steepening of slopes associated with open-pit mining, Grasberg has experienced a high rate of landslides. Likewise, mining activity …

Major Mines & Projects | Grasberg Mine

Summary: PT-FI began open-pit mining of the Grasberg ore body in 1990. The final phase of the Grasberg open pit was mined during 2019, including the removal of the open pit ramps. In aggregate, the Grasberg open pit produced over 27 billion pounds of copper and 46 million ounces of gold in the 30-year period from 1990 through 2019. Processing

INDONESIA | Freeport-McMoRan

Through its subsidiary, PT-FI, FCX mines one of the world''s largest copper and gold deposits in the Grasberg minerals district in Papua, Indonesia. In addition to copper and gold, PT-FI produces silver. FCX has a 48.76 percent interest in …

The Grasberg Mine of Papua, Indonesia | Committee on …

Secondly, the environmental impacts of Grasberg have been widespread. As a result of the gradual steepening of slopes associated with open-pit mining, Grasberg has experienced a high rate of landslides. Likewise, mining activity has damaged several neighboring rivers, discharging 230,000 tons of waste rock daily into the Aghawagon River alone.

Grasberg Block Cave Underground Mine

The proven and probable ore reserves at the Grasberg Block Cave underground mine were estimated to be 963 million tonnes (Mt) grading 0.96% copper and 0.72g/t gold as of December 2018. The mine is estimated to contain 17.2 billion pounds of copper and 14.1Moz of gold in recoverable reserves.

Ertsberg-Grasberg Mill In Indonesia | The Diggings™

The Ertsberg-Grasberg Mill is a surface and underground mining operation. Initial production took place in 1972. Mine operations consist of 8 distinct surface and underground workings. There is one known shaft. The mining method is open pit. As of 1982 there were two known tabular shaped ore bodies one of which extends 250 meters (820 feet ...