Compañia Minera Cerro Colorado Ltda., a Chilean subsidiary of multinational resource group BHP Billiton Ltd., is focused on the production of high grade copper cathodes. Minera Colorado is currently developing an operational continuity project at its mine, which includes the extension and deepening of the open pit; the dump site extension of Lastre Sur, Lastre Oeste and plant 2; changing the course of the Lagunillas-Cerro Colorado aqueduct, modifying power lines and relocating service infrastructure. It aims to prolong the lifespan of the mine until 2023, as well as securing the expansion of the water rights it currently has at the Lagunillas marsh.
|Corporate name||Compañia Minera Cerro Colorado Ltda.|
|Address||Av. Américo Vespucio Sur 100, piso 9, Las Condes, Santiago, Región Metropolitana, Chile|