Latest Kiewit Stories

2014-04-29 08:25:19

ALPINE, UT, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Clifton Mining has been informed by its partner, Desert Hawk Gold Corp., that its heap leach project at Kiewit is well ahead of schedule. The next step involves laying 450 tons of plastic liner (which has just arrived) for the leach pad. Photographs and short narrated films of the site have been posted on Clifton's web site, www.cliftonmining.com. It is an impressive project. Clifton trades on the U.S. OTC: (CFTN). Note: Any...

2014-03-06 08:24:40

ALPINE, UT, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Clifton Mining Company's partner Desert Hawk Gold Corp. has broken ground on the construction of a heap leach precious metals operation on the Kiewit Zone. A picture of Rick Havenstrite, President of Desert Hawk, on a dozer officially starting the construction process, is now available on Clifton's website under the new tab Kiewit Project Pictures. The funding for the project is already in place. The large scale mining permits and bonds...

2014-02-25 12:22:45

ALPINE, UT, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Desert Hawk Mining, Clifton Mining's partner on the Kiewit project, has just received the final tranche of a financing to place Kiewit into production. All necessary permits have been received, and the $5.7 million will fund the construction of a heap leach operation. A bond of $1.3 million has just been posted with the State of Utah. We are hopeful that construction will begin within weeks. Desert Hawk has announced that it plans to...

2007-11-30 06:00:46

By Steve Jordon, Omaha World-Herald, Neb. Nov. 30--Peter Kiewit Sons' Inc. of Omaha is changing its employee ownership status so that it would not have to file public financial reports with the Securities and Exchange Commission. About 1,800 Kiewit employees own the company's stock. Although the shares are not publicly traded and can't be sold to outsiders, SEC rules state that companies with more than 500 stockholders must follow public reporting requirements. Last month, Kiewit...

2007-09-07 12:00:48

By Steve Jordon, Omaha World-Herald, Neb. Sep. 7--The 91-year-old Blackstone building at 36th and Farnam Streets is being purchased by a longtime neighbor: Peter Kiewit Sons' Inc. The construction and mining company said Thursday it is in the process of buying the former luxury hotel, now an office building that has some Kiewit employees already. "It is an opportunity for us to own a significant amount of property adjacent to our headquarters building," said Kiewit spokesman Kent...

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