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Capricorn Copper

Jan 29, 2021
Capricorn Copper invests in future as site ramps up

Capricorn Copper invests in future as site ramps up

Capricorn Copper has achieved production gains of about 10 per cent in the past six months as the operation ramps up to a target output of 30,000 tonnes of copper in concentrate per annum. The North West Queensland mine also installed significant pumping infrastructure recently and is working with key stakeholders on an updated tailings… ...

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Jun 29, 2020
Capricorn Copper poised to step up a notch

Capricorn Copper poised to step up a notch

Capricorn Copper is looking to step up production at its North West Queensland mining operation, aiming to hit about 30,000 tonnes of copper in concentrate per annum in 2021. The former Mount Gordon copper mine was mothballed in 2013 but was brought back online in 2017 under the ownership of EMR Capital. The new owners… ...

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Nov 08, 2019
Cobalt future beckons for Capricorn Copper

Cobalt future beckons for Capricorn Copper

Capricorn Copper is keen to add cobalt to its product line after modelling proving the extent of the resource at its copper operation, 125km north of Mount Isa. Chief executive officer Brett Fletcher said the company was excited about the potential to produce and sell cobalt, which is expected to generate increasing demand as one… ...

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May 30, 2019
Capricorn Copper looks to the future

Capricorn Copper looks to the future

Capricorn Copper expects to add about five years to the operation’s mine life as it re-evaluates its resources and reserves. The copper mine, 125km north of Mount Isa, has ramped up over the past year to achieve a steady production rate of 1.7mtpa to 1.8mtpa of ore. That translates to an output of 26,000 to… ...

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