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Collahuasi Expansion, Phases I & II

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In Construction
Operation
Current Stage In production
Start:12/2013
Project Details

Description

The US$750mn Collahuasi expansion project aims to increase throughput to 170,000tpd and maximize copper recovery. It is also is expected to increase copper concentrate production to 600,000t/y. The project will require 2,500 workers during the construction phase and then generate 300 long-term jobs during the ensuing operational phase. It is slated to have a useful life of 24 years.

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Key Specs

Full Name
Collahuasi Expansion, Phases I & II
Project Type
Copper, Open pit mining
Development Phase
In production
Project Status
Active
Project Capacity
650,000  t/y (tons per year)  Copper
 Open pit mining
Investment
US$ 750mn
Completion Date
2013
Lifespan
24
Location

The Collahuasi expansion project is located in Pica, some 200km southeast of Iquique city in region I's Iquique province.

* The map coordinates provided above represent the approximate latitude and longitude, and not the exact location, of the project in question.


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VP, Business Development, Latam
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Corporative Issues Manager
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