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Rio Tinto cuts 2020 copper targets on Kennecott delay ...

19/08/2020  Rio Tinto (ASX, LON, NYSE: RIO) has cut its refined copper production target for fiscal 2020 due to delays in restarting a smelter at its Kennecott mine in Utah.

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Rio Tinto cuts 2020 copper guidance on Covid-19,

Rio Tinto has cut its 2020 copper production guidance due to the Covid-19 pandemic and an earthquake last month at its Kennecott operations in the US state of Utah. Mined copper production this year is now expected to be 475,000-520,000 tonnes, down from 530,000-570,000 tonnes previously, while guidance for refined copper production has been cut to 165,000-205,000 tonnes from 205,000-235,000 ...

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Rio Tinto: Update on refined copper guidance

MELBOURNE, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rio Tinto’s Kennecott mine in Utah has experienced delays to the restart of the smelter due to unexpected issues that appeared following planned maintenance. We are working closely with our customers to limit any disruptions and expect to have the smelter fully operational in two months. As a result, Rio Tinto group production guidance for refined ...

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Rio Tinto cuts 2020 refined copper outlook on smelter ...

Rio Tinto on Wednesday cut its refined copper outlook for fiscal 2020, citing a delay in restarting a smelter at its mine in the U.S. state of Utah.

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Kennecott - Rio Tinto

In 2020, the Kennecott operation became the first in the world to be awarded the Copper Mark, ... -- Rio Tinto’s Kennecott mine in Utah has experienced delays to the restart of the smelter due to unexpected issues that appeared following planned maintenance. We are working closely with our customers to limit any disruptions and expect to have the smelter fully operational in two months. As a ...

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Rio Tinto halts Utah’s Kennecott copper mine operations ...

19/03/2020  Global mining firm Rio Tinto has temporarily halted operations at its Kennecott copper mine in Utah, US, due to a magnitude 5.7 earthquake close to the town of Magna. Kennecott mine is an integrated copper mining operation located just outside Salt Lake City. According to the company, all the employees have been safely accounted for and evacuated from the major risk areas. Rio Tinto has ...

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Rio Tinto cuts 2020 refined copper outlook on smelter ...

18/08/2020  Rio Tinto on Wednesday cut its refined copper outlook for fiscal 2020, citing a delay in restarting a smelter at its mine in the U.S. state of Utah. The Anglo-Australian miner said the delays in restarting the smelter at its Kennecott mine were due to planned maintenance and expected it to be running in two months.

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Rio Tinto Cuts 2020 Refined Copper Production Outlook

19/08/2020  (RTTNews) - Rio Tinto (RTPPF.PK, RIO.L, RIO, RTNTF.PK) said that it cut its 2020 refined copper production guidance, due to a delay in restarting a smelter at its Kennecott mine in Utah.

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Rio's Kennecott copper problems to last a year -

Rio Tinto mined 557,400 tonnes of copper in 2019, a 5% drop over the year before due to lower grades, which the Anglo-Australian giant could only partially offset with higher throughput.

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Rio Tinto plowing $1.5B into Utah, extending thousands of ...

03/12/2019  Rio Tinto is investing $1.5 billion in the Salt Lake City-based Kennecott copper mine to extend its life until at least 2032. The move reinforces its bet on America and will guarantee job security ...

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Rio Tinto cuts 2020 copper guidance on Covid-19,

Rio Tinto has cut its 2020 copper production guidance due to the Covid-19 pandemic and an earthquake last month at its Kennecott operations in the US state of Utah. Mined copper production this year is now expected to be 475,000-520,000 tonnes, down from 530,000-570,000 tonnes previously, while guidance for refined copper production has been cut to 165,000-205,000 tonnes from 205,000-235,000 ...

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Rio Tinto halts Utah’s Kennecott copper mine operations ...

Global mining firm Rio Tinto has temporarily halted operations at its Kennecott copper mine in Utah, US, due to a magnitude 5.7 earthquake close to the town of Magna. Kennecott mine is an integrated copper mining operation located just outside Salt Lake City. According to the company, all the employees have been safely accounted for and evacuated from the major risk areas. Rio Tinto has ...

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Rio Tinto cuts 2020 refined copper outlook on smelter ...

Rio Tinto on Wednesday cut its refined copper outlook for fiscal 2020, citing a delay in restarting a smelter at its mine in the U.S. state of Utah.

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Rio Tinto temporarily closes Utah copper mine after ...

19/03/2020  Rio Tinto temporarily closes Utah copper mine after earthquake. Allen Sykora Thursday March 19, 2020 08:04. Kitco News. Share this article: Editor's Note: With so much market volatility, stay on top of daily news! Get caught up in minutes with our speedy summary of today's must-read news and expert opinions. Sign up here! - Rio Tinto has temporarily halted operations at its big Kennecott mine ...

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Rio Tinto cuts 2020 refined copper outlook on smelter ...

18/08/2020  Rio Tinto on Wednesday cut its refined copper outlook for fiscal 2020, citing a delay in restarting a smelter at its mine in the U.S. state of Utah. The Anglo-Australian miner said the delays in restarting the smelter at its Kennecott mine were due to planned maintenance and expected it to be running in two months.

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Rio Tinto Lowers Copper Production Guidance for 2020

On Tuesday, Rio Tinto announced it was lowering its group production guidance for refined copper for 2020 to 135,000 metric tons (mt) to 175,000 mt from 165,000 mt to 205,000 mt. The decrease was attributed to delays to the restart of the smelter at the Kennecott mine in Utah.

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Rio's Kennecott copper problems to last a year -

Rio Tinto mined 557,400 tonnes of copper in 2019, a 5% drop over the year before due to lower grades, which the Anglo-Australian giant could only partially offset with higher throughput.

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Rio Tinto suspends Kennecott operations following ...

19/03/2020  Rio Tinto has felt the impact of a 5.7-magnitude earthquake at the Kennecott copper mine near Salt Lake City, Utah in the United States. The company

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Shakeup for Kennecott Utah management Business ...

03/01/2021  SALT LAKE CITY -- London-based Rio Tinto PLC is announcing an executive shakeup at Kennecott Utah Copper Corp. after an April landslide damaged an ore pit

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Kennecott Utah Copper - Wikipedia

Kennecott Utah Copper LLC (KUC), a division of Rio Tinto Group, is a mining, smelting, and refining company. Its corporate headquarters are located in South Jordan, Utah.Kennecott operates the Bingham Canyon Mine, one of the largest open-pit copper mines in the world in Bingham Canyon, Salt Lake County, Utah.The company was first formed in 1898 as the Boston Consolidated Mining Company.

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Rio Tinto halts Utah’s Kennecott copper mine operations ...

Global mining firm Rio Tinto has temporarily halted operations at its Kennecott copper mine in Utah, US, due to a magnitude 5.7 earthquake close to the town of Magna. Kennecott mine is an integrated copper mining operation located just outside Salt Lake City. According to the company, all the employees have been safely accounted for and evacuated from the major risk areas. Rio Tinto

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Rio Tinto Lowers Copper Production Guidance for 2020

On Tuesday, Rio Tinto announced it was lowering its group production guidance for refined copper for 2020 to 135,000 metric tons (mt) to 175,000 mt from 165,000 mt to 205,000 mt. The decrease was attributed to delays to the restart of the smelter at the Kennecott mine in Utah.

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Rio Tinto suspends Kennecott operations following ...

19/03/2020  Rio Tinto has felt the impact of a 5.7-magnitude earthquake at the Kennecott copper mine near Salt Lake City, Utah in the United States. The company endured limited damage to the operation and ...

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Rio Tinto again lowers 2020 refined copper guidance after ...

19/08/2020  Rio Tinto's 2020 production guidance for refined copper now stands at 135,000-175,000 tonnes. The latest downward adjustment, follows a previous downgrade in April to 165,000-205,000 tonnes - from 205,000-235,000 tonnes previously - after a 5.7-magnitude earthquake in March damaged the flash converting furnace at Kennecott. which then required a full furnace rebuild.

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Rio Tinto PLC cuts copper guidance after Utah smelter ...

Rio Tinto PLC has cut its refined copper guidance for the year after problems with a smelter at its Kennecott mine near Salt Lake City, Utah.. The mine has experienced delays to the restart of the ...

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Rio's Kennecott copper problems to last a year -

Rio Tinto mined 557,400 tonnes of copper in 2019, a 5% drop over the year before due to lower grades, which the Anglo-Australian giant could only partially offset with higher throughput.

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Rio Tinto Cuts Copper Output Guidance on Kennecott

18/08/2020  Rio Tinto Cuts Copper Output Guidance on Kennecott Setback. 18/08/2020 11:56pm Dow Jones News. Rio Tinto (LSE:RIO) Historical Stock Chart. From Aug 2020 to Oct 2020. By David Winning SYDNEY--Rio Tinto PLC downgraded its guidance for annual production of refined copper following setbacks at its Kennecott mine in Utah. Rio Tinto said it now expects to produce between 135,000

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Rio Tinto's Kennecott operations rattled by earthquake ...

19/03/2020  Rio Tinto has suspended the Kennecott copper operations near Salt Lake City, Utah in the United States after a 5.7-magnitude earthquake hit close to the town of Magna. The company evacuated its employees from the potential risk areas and they have all been safely accounted for. Rio Tinto employs more than 1900 people at Kennecott.

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Shakeup for Kennecott Utah management Business ...

03/01/2021  SALT LAKE CITY -- London-based Rio Tinto PLC is announcing an executive shakeup at Kennecott Utah Copper Corp. after an April landslide damaged an ore pit

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Rio Tinto - Kennecott Utah Copper Smelter

Kennecott and its parent company, Rio Tinto, takes the health and safety of its employees very seriously. Regardless of cost the best personal protection equipment (PPE) available is used and replaced without question if worn out or damaged. The heavy aluminized leather tapping gear shown here completely protects the tapper from head to toe from the heat and molten material splatter. A full ...

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