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Utah Copper Mine Landslide Triggered Earthquakes
2014-01-06 07:39:40

University of Utah Record-breaking slide would bury Central Park 66 feet deep Last year's gigantic landslide at a Utah copper mine probably was the biggest nonvolcanic slide in North America's modern history, and included two rock avalanches that happened 90 minutes apart and surprisingly triggered 16 small earthquakes, University of Utah scientists discovered. The landslide – which moved at an average of almost 70 mph and reached estimated speeds of at least 100 mph – left a...

2011-11-01 20:30:00

Acquisition transaction includes all mining related assets from Western Utah Copper Company and Copper King Mining Corporation along with settlement of all relevant litigation. CS Mining exits bankruptcy with new operational team and strategy. Columbus, OH / Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 01, 2011 Empire Advisors, LLC (âœEmpireâ) and Clarity Partners, L.P. (âœClarityâ) announced today that CS Mining, LLC...

2011-05-20 07:00:00

HILTON HEAD, S.C., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Senetek Plc (OTCBB: SNKTY) is pleased to announce the appointments of Mr. John J. May and Mr. Bobby Cooper to the Board of Directors of the Company. Mr. John May is a professional accountant and long-time business entrepreneur. Mr. May is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He is Chairman and Policy Director of the Small Business Bureau Limited and Policy Director of "The Genesis Initiative Limited",...

2011-04-26 12:13:00

ST. LOUIS, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Peabody Energy announced today it has appointed Scott P. Lawson as Senior Vice President - Engineering Services. Based in St. Louis, he will lead engineering, environmental, geology, and design and construction services across the company's global operations. Lawson will report to Executive Vice President - Technical Services Jeane L. Hull. "We look forward to the more than 25 years of experience Scott brings with him," said Hull. "His...

2009-08-18 16:31:00

ISHPEMING, Mich., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- A Michigan administrative law judge today affirmed the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality's (MDEQ) decision to issue two permits to the Kennecott Eagle Minerals Company for its proposed Eagle nickel and copper mine in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. The determination is the most recent in a series of favorable legal decisions, and moves the Eagle mine project closer to construction, which will require hundreds of local workers. The State...

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