Oyu Tolgio Gold and Copper Project, Mongolia
Rio Tinto, which has a 51% stake in Turquoise Hill Resources, has been operating and managing the development of the Oyo Tolgoi mine since 2010. An integrated development plan (IDP) suggests that the Oyu Tolgoi Mine will be capable of average annual production in excess of one billion pounds of copper and 330,000oz of gold for at least 35 years.
Rio and Mongolia bound for UN arbitration
Feb 21, 2020· Rio has operated the Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine in Mongolia for seven years, and a multibillion-dollar expansion of the mine is Rio's most important and controversial growth project.
Rio Tinto Shareholders: your dividends are plundered
Apr 08, 2020· The Centre for Research on Multinational Corporations (SOMO) together with the Mongolian NGO OT Watch investigate Rio Tintos activities in Mongolia, where the company majority owns and operates the Oyu Tolgoi (OT) gold and copper mine. For a full overview see our long read Undermining Mongolia. Controversial mining project
Oyu Tolgoi operations go from - International Mining
Jan 19, 2021· Despite the current issues regarding the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine and mining project between the Mongolian Government and Rio Tinto, which manages the operation, the mine continues to run very successfully both in terms of current open pit production and the ongoing underground project expansion, despite COVID-19 challenges.
Biodiversity Net Gain via the Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine
Location: Gobi Desert, Mongolia Primary stakeholders: Policy makers (the Government of Mongolia) and private sector (Rio Tinto and the International Finance Corporation (IFC)), supported by The Biodiversity Consultancy and The Nature Conservancy Sector/industry: Mining and minerals Primary extractive or damaging activities: Land use change, waste and pollution, hunting/harvesting, collisions
Oyu Tolgoi Archives - International Mining
Rio Tinto has said completion of the Oyu Tolgoi underground copper-gold mine, in Mongolia, could be delayed for several months as detailed geotechnical data has revealed the rock mass is more variable than previously envisaged. Oyu Tolgoi Underground is Rios major copper growth project.
Rio Tinto warned Oyu Tolgoi plans could be scrapped
Jan 13, 2021· Oyu Tolgoi is operated by Rio Tinto via the multinational miners majority ownership of Turquoise Hill Resources, which in turn owns 66% of Oyu Tolgoi with the remaining stake held by the Mongolian state. Open pit mining began at Oyu Tolgoi a decade ago, but Rio Tinto has long maintained that the bulk of the sites value sits underground.
Rio Tinto replaces Oyu Tolgoi plan, Golden Predator
Mar 05, 2021· Marathon plans to begin construction on the mine by 2022 and begin commercial production by 2024. Rio Tinto and the government of Mongolia have agreed to a new arrangement to finance the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine, after an earlier cost increase of US$1.45 billion had caused tensions between the two, as reported by Mining.
Mongolia: The Oyu Tolgoi Copper & Gold Mine Project
Oyu Tolgoi will use approximately 243 gallons of water a second. A number of surface rivers will be diverted and water will be abstracted for the OT mine, which will deny traditional water use to the nomads. Rio Tinto says it is committed to having a zero impact on community water sources. The
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Ivanhoe Mines approves US$2.3 billion budget for ongoing construction at Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mining complex in 2011; Ivanhoe Mines and Rio Tinto approve agreement to provide funding to continue full-scale construction toward early production in 2012 from first phase of Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold complex in Mongolia
Dividing up Mongolia's mining riches from Oyu Tolgoi - BBC
Mar 27, 2013· The Anglo-American mining giant Rio Tinto has spent $6.2bn so far on developing the site, which lies in the Gobi more than 300 miles south of
Oyu Tolgoi Mine - CEO Water Mandate
and Turquoise Hill Resources (66 per cent, of which Rio Tinto owns 51 per cent). Since 2010, Rio Tinto has also been the manager of the Oyu Tolgoi project. Summary of action Mongolias mining sector is a significant contributor to the economy as well as a key water user. The Rio Tinto managed Oyo Tolgoi copper and gold mine located
Rio Tinto, Mongolia to replace Oyu Tolgoi - MINING.COM
Mar 02, 2021· Rio Tinto (ASX, LON, NYSE: RIO) and the Mongolian government are said to have reached a new agreement governing the $6.75 billion expansion of the vast Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine in the Gobi Desert.
Rio Tintos ongoing Oyu Tolgoi woes - Mining Technology
Sep 08, 2020· Oyu Tolgoi, in the South Gobi region of Mongolia, has been touted by operator Rio Tinto as one of the worlds largest copper-gold deposits. But the mines underground extension project has had its share of problems recently, with the Covid-19 pandemic exacerbating development struggles and Rio Tinto confirming delays and a cost blow-out of up to $1.9bn earlier this year.
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Oyu Tolgoi mine design confirms project - Rio Tinto
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Mongolia to construct Rio Tinto's Oyu Tolgoi power plant
May 19, 2020· The Mongolian Government has notified Rio Tinto that it will develop a state-owned coal-fired power plant to fuel the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine.
General Manager, Oyu Tolgoi Technical & Strategic Mine
Since 2010, Rio Tinto has also been the manager of the Oyu Tolgoi project. As part of the Rio Tinto Copper Oyu Tolgoi team, you have the ability to contribute to something significant and learn and develop both personally and professionally. We offer a collaborative, high performing environment where success is achieved by working together.
The right management tools for Oyu Tolgoi - Mining Magazine
Sep 07, 2018· Safety measurements are at the top of the scale: in terms of Rio Tinto underground divisions, Oyu Tolgoi is the best in safety terms by 50%. On a mining project this size, it is easy to fall behind schedule and budget, but Oyu Tolgoi is on course with both.
Rio Tinto and Turquoise Hill reveal new Oyu Tolgoi mine plan
Aug 31, 2020· Higher production and lower mineral reserves are expected at Rio Tintos Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold project located in Mongolia, according to a new technical report filed by Turquoise Hill Resources on Aug. 31.
Rio Tinto and Mongolian government to replace Oyu Tolgoi
Jan 11, 2021· The Mongolian government is balking at the proposed $6.75 billion expansion plan at the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine. The mine is a joint venture between Turquoise Hill Resources, which is 50.8 per cent owned by Rio Tinto, and the Mongolian Government.
Oyu Tolgoi signs Project Finance agreement - Rio Tinto
Oyu Tolgoi is a copper-gold mine in the South Gobi region of Mongolia and is one of the largest undeveloped high-grade copper deposits in the world. Oyu Tolgoi has a workforce that is 95 per cent Mongolian and Oyu Tolgoi LLC has paid $1.3 billion in taxes, fees and other payments to the Government of Mongolia to date.
Rio Tinto approves development of Oyu Tolgoi underground mine
Rio Tinto and its partners, the Government of Mongolia and Turquoise Hill Resources, have approved the next stage in the development of the world-class Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine in Mongolia. The development of the underground mine will start in mid-2016 following the approval of a $5.3 billion investment by the partners and the recent
Rio Tinto: Oyu Tolgoi Completes Updated Feasibility Study
Jul 03, 2020· (RTTNews) - Rio Tinto Plc (RTPPF.PK, RIO.L, RIO, RTNTF.PK) said Oyu Tolgoi LLC has completed an updated feasibility study (OTFS20) and is in the process of submitting this to the Government of
Mongolian government 'wants Rio to terminate Oyu Tolgoi
Feb 08, 2021· The government of Mongolia is seeking Rio Tintos mutual agreement to terminate the deal that underpins the rolling out of the Oyu Tolgoi mines $6.75bn underground copper mine expansion project, the Financial Times reported on February 7, citing sources with knowledge of the situation.. The new Mongolian Prime Minister, Luvsannamsrain Oyun-Erdene, was very vocal against the mining
Why 2020 could be the pits for Rio's Oyu Tolgoi
Oct 04, 2019· Rio Tinto says it has no plans to halt mining in the Oyu Tolgoi open pit, even as declining copper and gold grades challenge the mine's ability to
Mongolia, overseas investigators probe Oyu Tolgoi
Jan 29, 2019· Mongolia is working with overseas investigators to look into claims of corruption at its giant Oyu Tolgoi copper mine, the country's anti-graft body said on Tuesday, after the re-arrest of a
Oyu Tolgio Gold and Copper Project, Mongolia
Rio Tinto, which has a 51% stake in Turquoise Hill Resources, has been operating and managing the development of the Oyo Tolgoi mine since 2010. An integrated development plan (IDP) suggests that the Oyu Tolgoi Mine will be capable of average annual production in excess of one billion pounds of copper and 330,000oz of gold
Rio Tinto: No Progress, Only Hollow Talk Gold Equity
Apr 12, 2021· In line with Rio Tintos recent willingness to renegotiate the Oyu Tolgoi Underground Mine Development and Financing Plan, an admission of the need to renegotiate the OTIA could allow Rio and the GoM to reach a fairer division of the mines revenues, allowing for economic justice for Mongolia and a more stable relationship between the
Oyu Tolgoi mine design confirms project schedule and cost
Jul 06, 2020· Oyu Tolgoi LLC has completed an updated feasibility study (OTFS20) and is in the process of submitting this to the Government of Mongolia. The OTFS20 has been prepared in accordance with Mongolian regulations and standards which require mining companies to submit updated feasibility studies every five years. The updated study incorporates a new mine
Ivanhoe Mines Oyu Tolgoi Copper Mine: Fluor Project
Ivanhoe Mines and Rio Tinto, two of the world's leading mining companies, and the Mongolian Government formed a strategic partnership for construction and operation of the Oyu Tolgoi project. The project consisted of open-pit and underground mines, a copper concentrator, and supporting infrastructure to produce high-quality copper-gold concentrate.
Rio Tinto cuts reserves at Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine
Jul 03, 2020· The mining major has cut the estimated reserves it plans to mine at the copper-gold project after taking into account a new mine design for Panel 0 of the Hugo Dummett North underground mine at the Oyu Tolgoi project. According to Rio Tinto, the new design also confirms that the caving method of mining continues to be valid.
Oyu Tolgoi Underground Archives - International Mining
Apr 09, 2021· Under the HoA, subject to securing approval by Oyu Tolgoi LLC, the project joint venture, and any required support from the Government of Mongolia, Turquoise Hill and Rio Tinto will: Pursue re-profiling of existing project debt to better align with the revised mine plan, project timing and cash flows to reduce the currently projected funding
Oyu Tolgoi mine design confirms project schedule and cost
Jul 06, 2020· Oyu Tolgoi LLC has completed an updated feasibility study (OTFS20) and is in the process of submitting this to the Government of Mongolia. The OTFS20 has been prepared in accordance with Mongolian regulations and standards which require mining companies to submit updated feasibility studies every five years. The updated study incorporates a new mine design for
Rio Tinto outlines Oyu Tolgois path forward - MINING.COM
Dec 18, 2020· Rio has said Oyu Tolgois underground expansion is its most important growth project. (Image courtesy of Erdenes Oyu Tolgoi LLC.) Rio Tinto
Mongolia threatens to cancel Oyu Tolgoi - MINING.COM
May 04, 2021· Oyu Tolgoi, the worlds largest copper-gold-silver mine, was already at the center of a protracted dispute between Turquoise and its top shareholder, Rio Tinto,
Class action against Rio Tinto over Oyu Tolgoi - mining
Mar 25, 2021· A new claim filed in a US court on Thursday over Rio Tintos (ASX, LON, NYSE: RIO) handling of the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine expansion in Mongolia alleges the mining