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  Copper - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Europeans were mining copper in Connecticut as early as 1709.
El Chino open-pit copper mine in New Mexico.
Most copper ore is mined or extracted as copper sulfides from large open pit mines in porphyry copper deposits that contain 0.4 to 1.0 percent copper.
www.arikah.com /encyclopedia/Copper   (2351 words)

 El Chino Mine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The huge open-pit mine was once the largest in the world (see Chuquicamata) and is perhaps the oldest mining site still being used in the American southwest.
The present-day open-pit mining operation was begun in 1901.
A mill to process the low-grade copper ore was established in 1911 in nearby Hurley.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/El_Chino_Mine   (233 words)

 directopedia : Directory : Business : Mining and Drilling
Mining is the extraction of valuable minerals or other geological materials from the earth, usually (but not always) from an ore body, vein, or (coal) seam.
Turquoise was also mined in pre-Columbian America in the Cerillos Mining District in New Mexico, where a mass of rock 200 feet (60 m) in depth and 300 feet (90 m) in width was removed with stone tools; the mine dump covers 20 acres (81,000 m²).
Modern mining companies in many countries are required to follow strict environmental and rehabilitation codes, ensuring the area mined is returned to its original state, or an even better environmental state than before mining took place.
www.directopedia.org /directory/Business-Mining_Drilling.shtml   (2058 words)

 Coal mining: Most deadly job in China   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The frequency of coal mine accidents in China is still very high, said Wang at the meeting that ended Friday in Beijing.
Following the present situation, the death toll in coal mine accidents this year is expected to drop by 1,400, or 22 percent over last year, said Wang.
El dato, publicado hoy, domingo, por el diario oficial "China Daily", convierte a las minas del país asiático en las más peligrosas del mundo, con unos 7.000 muertos al año, según el Gobierno, aunque organizaciones de derechos humanos elevan la cifra a 20.000 víctimas mortales.
www.minesandcommunities.org /Action/press487.htm   (859 words)

 Bob Miner   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Mining is the extraction of valuable iner als or other geological materials from the earth, usually (but not always) from an ore body, vein, or (coal) seam.
Another early mining operation was the turquoise mine operated by the ancient Egyptians at Wady Maghareh on the Sinai Peninsula.
Turquoise was also mined in pre-Columbian America in the Cerillos Mining District in NewMexico, where a mass of rock 200 feet (60 m) in depth and 300 feet (90 m) in width was removed with stone tools; the minedump covers 20 acres (81,000 m²).
www.super8filmmaking.com /tail/30307-bob-miner.html   (400 words)

 China Mine Accident Kills More Than 200   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The explosion, on Monday afternoon at the mine in Fuxin city, injured 28 miners and 13 were still trapped, the official Xinhua news agency said on Tuesday.
China's mining industry is the world's biggest and its most deadly despite being the target of regular government campaigns to enhance safety and clean up the poorly regulated sector, the main source of fuel for the world's seventh-biggest economy.
El accidente se produjo a 242 metros de profundidad, en la explotación de Sunjiawan, según la Oficina de Supervisión de la Seguridad de Lianoning, que precisó que la explosión ocurrió el lunes a las 15.00 horas (07.00 GMT).
www.minesandcommunities.org /Action/press550.htm   (2218 words)

 Mining Became Big Business in the Southwest
The Spanish abandoned the mines in 1837 when white traders precipitated a brutal massacre of native Apaches and the Indians began to avenge the deaths of their families.
Mining, milling and smelting of tin occurred on the eastern side of the mountains from 1910 through 1915.
For 100 years, the smelter was a landmark in El Paso, and the community that grew up around it was named "Smeltertown." In 1999, ASARCO was put on a "care and maintenance order," and the city lost a major employer.
www.epcc.edu /ftp/Homes/monicaw/borderlands/21_mining.htm   (1570 words)

 Untitled Document
She was El Chino's neighbor and, when he came across her at La Providencia Club, he invited her to go to his bar.
For her El Chino was a bohemian, and the bar Ñthanks to its architectureÑ still preserves its bohemian identity.
He preferred to sing hard tangos, but El Chino asked him to sing "milongas", which are beautiful and flowing, to make the atmosphere more enjoyable and since then he's the one who gives the show a funny touch.
www.barelchinofilm.com.ar /characters.html   (1195 words)

 chino mine
In 1939, a smelter was built and Chino became a fully integrated copper mining and processing center.
The mine itself is one of the largest open-pit copper mines in the United States.
Phelps Dodge Corporation, owners of Chino, is the nation’s largest copper producer, one of the State’s largest private employers, and one of the State’s largest private landholders.
www.agmc.info /chino_mine.htm   (827 words)

 Open-pit mining - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Adams Mine – controversial abandoned mine in Kirkland Lake, Ontario.
Cerrejón – coal mine in Guajira Department, Colombia.
El Chino Mine – copper mine in Grant County, New Mexico, United States
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Open-pit_mine   (1162 words)

 NM Environmental Law Center
See the Law Center's representation of Picuris Pueblo against the Oglebay Norton mica mine operation for a case study in how the Mining Law of 1872 is affecting New Mexico and the West currently.
The Law Center, along with the other member of the Mining Act Network, is fighting to keep regulators true to the intent of the law, so that the NMMA truly protects the environment of New Mexico and gives citizens the ability to protect their air, water, habitat and landscapes for years to come.
Many of our current cases are testing the provision of the Mining Act that companies must restore the land and waters of their mines to an ecosystem that supports wildlife once their operations are shut down.
www.nmenvirolaw.org /issues/mining.htm   (682 words)

 Mining (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.tamu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The El Chino Mine located near [[Silver City, New Mexico is an open-pit copper mine]] Mining is the extraction of valuable minerals or other geological materials from the earth, usually (but not always) from an ore body, vein, or (coal) seam.
Mining in a wider sense can also include extraction of petroleum and natural gas.
The science of extractive metallurgy is the study of beneficiation and extraction of valuable metals and minerals from their ores.
mining.iqnaut.net.cob-web.org:8888   (601 words)

 green fire case updates
Slogans such as "Stop Raping Mother Earth," "No Mine, No Mill, No Mas," and "20 Years of Lax NMED Enforcement," were emblazoned on signs held aloft by residents of villages that line the route between the Oglebay Norton (ON) mica mine north of Picuris Pueblo, and Velarde, home of the company's mill.
Protestors massed at the entrance of the mine on the morning of November 14th, marking with second time that the Pueblo has protested the operation that is destroying the tribe's traditional clay pits.
Since the New Mexico Mining and Minerals Division approved and signed Molycorp's closeout plan and permit for the molybdenum mine in Questa, New Mexico, the closeout plan is now in the implementation phase.
www.nmenvirolaw.org /news/gfrwinter03/updates1.03.htm   (2440 words)

 Chino Hills
Chino hills can give you th e ride of your life, and the last ride of your life....2 riders have died this year.
I have ridden Chino for over 10 years, as well as every other trail in SoCal, this place is among the top.
Chino Hills brings back many memories of weekday evenings with the place to myself back then.
www.mtbr.com /trails/California-L.A.Area/ChinoHills.html   (2745 words)

 An MBendi Profile - Organisation: Phelps Dodge Mining Company   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The mining and metals division of Phelps Dodge Corporation, Phelps Dodge Mining Company, is the world's number two leading producer of copper and molybdenum and is the world's largest producer of continuous-cast copper rod.
Ambatovy Mine - Nickel Mine / Quarry in Antananarivo, Madagascar
El Abra - Copper Mine in Chile (51%)
www.mbendi.co.za /orgs/cbik.htm   (530 words)

 Drums,Drumming,Drum Lessons,Videos,CDs,Drum Books
I was born in Havana in Cerro, a hot neighborhood, a neighborhood full of tradition you know, "el Cerro tiene la llave", "Cerro has the key." Santeria, abakwa, rumba, paleros, it's all here in Cerro.
I would tell El Chino, man I really want to play but I've got problems because of the color of my skin.
Chino would tell them, hey he's with me, he's a good person, and he can play.
www.chucksilverman.com /lalyhavana.html   (2191 words)

 BBC NEWS | Europe | Madrid bombing suspects
On 16 November he was sentenced to six years in a juvenile detention centre, followed by five years under police surveillance, for stealing and transporting explosives used in the attacks.
Abdelilah El Faoual El Akil: Moroccan, detained in the Spanish enclave of Ceuta in North Africa on 2 April, 2004
Investigators say he was in telephone contact before and on the day of the attacks with most of the suspects who have either been arrested or who are now dead.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/europe/3560603.stm   (1578 words)

 Hard Rock and Open Pit Mines
Hard rock mining is used for mining many ore types such as gold, copper, zinc and diamonds.
There are a number of mining methods that are used to extract the mineral bearing rock from the host rock.
The El Chino mine located near Silver City, New Mexico is an open-pit copper mineOpen-pit mining refers to a method of extracting rock or minerals from the earth by their removal from an open pit or borrow.
www.arizonagoldprospectors.com /Hard-Rock-Open-Pit-Mines.html   (521 words)

 The Element Copper -- Copper Atom
open pit mines in deposits that contain less than one percent copper.
Copper concentrate is the resulting product after mine ore (containing less than 1 percent copper) has been crushed, milled and concentrated.
Copper cathode is 99.97% copper in sheets of dimensions: 96 cm x 95 cm x 1 cm, with a mass of about 100 kg.
www.worldofmolecules.com /elements/copper.htm   (805 words)

 Top 20 Encyclopedia (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab1.tamu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Materials commonly recovered by mining include bauxite, coal, copper, diamonds, iron, gold, lead, manganese, magnesium, nickel, phosphate, platinum, rock salt, silver, tin, titanium, uranium, and zinc.
Black gun powder in mining was first time used in a shift Bartolomej in mines under the town Banská Štiavnica, Slovakia in 1627.
Modern mining companies in many countries are required to follow strict environmental and reclamation codes, ensuring the area mined is returned to its original state, or an even better environmental state than before mining took place.
encyc.connectonline.com.cob-web.org:8888 /index.php/Mining   (887 words)

 BBC NEWS | World | Europe | Madrid bombing suspects
His telephone number was found in the debris of the flat in Leganes where several suspects died in an explosion on 3 April, 2004.
Foreman from the Conchita mine where explosives used in the attacks are said to have come from.
Mine worker arrested on suspicion of helping steal explosives for the attacks.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/world/europe/3560603.stm   (1578 words)

 Western Mine Engineering - MCS Index Shows Welcome Decrease in Mining Cost
The December MCS index for surface mine operating costs, pegged at 106.9, actually showed a slight decrease compared to December a year ago.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics index for mining labor showed an increase in mining wages of 5.4%, compared to less than 3% for most other categories of workers.
Most recently, Cominco announced plans to close the Highland Valley Mine in British Columbia; Phelps Dodge announced plans to close one mine in New Mexico and another in Chile, and to reduce production at its Chino Mine in New Mexico; and ASARCO closed its El Paso, Texas smelter for a projected three years.
www.westernmine.com /MCS299.htm   (474 words)

 1929 Phelps Dodge Corporation
As time went on, the company began it own mining operations as the western United States frontier expanded, and its mineral wealth, especially copper, started being discovered.
Today, Phelps Dodge Corporation has large copper mining operations in Bagdad, Arizona, Morenci, Arizona, Sierrita, Arizona, Miami, Arizona, and Tyrone, New Mexico, and at the El Chino mine in New Mexico.
Presently, Phelps Dodge Corporation is initiating all required local and federal processes to open a new mine located near Safford, Arizona, and will employ approximately 350 people.
www.thesharegallery.co.uk /1929_Phelps_Dodge.htm   (920 words)

 Hispanic American Center for Economic Research - Jesse Jackson and Danny Glover promote racial conflict in Venezuela   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Escobar was known as El Negro Federico, because he was ebony fl.
Landaeta was called El Chino Landaeta because he had strong Chinese features.
El gato, the cat, is usually someone light on his feet or with yellow eyes.
www.hacer.org /current/Vene032.php   (1556 words)

 Santa Rita, New Mexico, and the Kneeling Nun
In particular, opponents of the mine expansion have argued that the Kneeling Nun is a historically- significant landmark and, further, that it is, in effect, sacred ground.
Although "El Cobre" apparently was a known landmark as early as 1785, the Kneeling Nun monolith had not acquired a name toward the close of the eighteenth century.
Its northwest terminus is abrupt, and is marked by a singular perpendicular stone known as the Kneeling Virgin, owing to the resemblance it bears to a draped female figure kneeling before an altar.
www.huntel.com /~artpike/rita7.htm   (2695 words)

 IndustryPlayer - Entrepreneur Game - License Info Copper (METAL)
When a copper body is discovered, drilling is undertaken to determine the size of, and proportion of copper in the orebody zones (called the grade of copper).
First the copper ore from a open pit mine is blasted, loaded and transported to the primary crushers.
Then the ore is crushed and screened, with the fine sulphide ore going to froth flotation cells for recovery of copper.
www.industryplayer.com /licenceinfo.php?licid=001070   (773 words)

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 Chino Valley singles - Chino Valley dating - Chino Valley personals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
If you're want to search outside Chino Valley, Arizona click the appropriate state and the appropriate city you live in.
Well, I moved to the Chino Valley area over a 3years ago, and I love the area.
A good friend of mine recommended that I try the internet, so her...
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