BHP, workers at Escondida mine in Chile 'far from agreement'

Jul 05, 2018· Negotiations between workers and BHP Billiton Plc at the Escondida copper mine in Chile, the world's largest, are "far from reaching agreement" with less than three weeks to go before the negotiation deadline, a union official told Reuters on Thursday. The official, Carlos Allendes, said

Workers at BHP Billiton Copper Mine In Chile Go On Strike ...

Workers at BHP Billiton's majority-owned Minera Escondida copper mine in Chile went on strike Thursday following unsuccessful talks for a new collective bargaining agreement, a union official said.

BHP counting cost of Escondida strike; Chile sees it at $1 ...

Apr 05, 2017· BHP Billiton is still counting the costs of a six-week strike at one of its biggest mines. While the Escondida copper mine in Chile has resumed production, it's taking the restart "calmly" with ...

BHP formally asks for government mediation at Escondida ...

Aug 07, 2018· BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) says it formally requested government mediation with the union at its Escondida copper mine in Chile, causing the …

BHP Billiton digs deep at Escondida copper mine in Chile

BHP Billiton has approved an effective plant expansion at the giant Escondida mine in Chile that will provide an extra 150,000 tonnes of annual copper production for a development spend of just ...

BHP, workers at Escondida mine in Chile 'far from ...

Negotiations between workers and BHP Billiton Plc at the Escondida copper mine in Chile, the world's largest, are "far from reaching agreement" with less than three weeks to go before the ...

BHP Billiton looks for next big copper project | Financial ...

Nov 01, 2017· BHP Billiton is on the hunt for its next big copper project. The world's largest miner said it is looking to add more copper to its portfolio through exploration, as demand increases for the ...

BHP Union Leader Sees Good Prospects for Wage Deal at ...

Apr 04, 2018· Copper bulls battered by trade tensions have some more bad news to deal with from Chile, where the union at BHP Billiton Ltd.'s Escondida gave the strongest indication yet the giant mine …

Strike at BHP's Escondida mine takes toll on Chile's ...

Mar 03, 2017· An already three-week-long strike at BHP Billiton's (ASX, NYSE:BHP) (LON:BLT) Escondida mine in Chile, the world's biggest copper mine, dragged down the …

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Strikers at BHP's Escondida mine in Chile block restart ...

SANTIAGO, March 16 (Reuters) - Striking workers at BHP Billiton's Escondida copper mine in Chile, the world's largest, are blocking attempts by the company to renew operations at a key port nearby, BHP and an umbrella union said on Thursday, as the stoppage enters its sixth week.

BHP makes final pay offer to workers at Escondida ...

Jul 25, 2018· The price of copper edged higher on Wednesday after BHP Billiton, the world's biggest miner, presented its final wage offer to workers as its giant Escondida copper mine in Chile.

BHP begins halting operations at Chilean copper mine: Union

BHP Billiton has begun halting operations at its Escondida copper mine in northern Chile, the world's largest, ahead of a planned strike on Thursday, a union leader told Reuters on Wednesday.

BHP sees shiny future for copper - Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- To the layperson, copper may lack the glamour of gold and the shine of silver. But to the world's largest mining company, BHP Billiton, humble copper is precious indeed. In an interview ...

ATCO Building Workforce Housing Camp for Escondida Mine

BHP Billiton is the majority owner and operates the Escondida Mine, 1,200 km north of Santiago and 3100m above sea level. BHP Escondida awarded Tecno Fast ATCO S.A. a special safety award for working 1.6 million person hours without a lost time incident during previous construction activities at the Escondida …

Chilean copper miners on indefinite strike against BHP ...

Mar 04, 2017· About 2500 workers have been on strike since February 9 at the Escondida mine in Chile's north. Owned by two Anglo-Australian mining giants, BHP Billiton and Rio Tinto, Escondida is the largest producer of "red gold" in the world. The mine extracts about 900,000 tonnes a year. This represents 20% of copper production in Chile, the country with the largest copper reserves in

BHP Escondida mine workers in Chile start new wage talks ...

Jun 01, 2018· The union of workers at BHP's Escondida copper mine in Chile said on Friday it had kicked off the latest round of labour negotiations with a contract proposal that includes a …

Miners to end strike at BHP Billiton's Escondida copper ...

Workers at the world's largest copper mine, BHP Billiton's Escondida in Chile, have ended a lengthy strike that had caused turbulence on global markets. But the company (BHP) warned that the ...

BHP Sells Smallest Copper Mine in Chile for $320 Million

Jun 20, 2018· BHP Billiton Limited BHP has agreed to sell its smallest copper mine — Cerro Colorado in Chile to private equity manager, EMR Capital for as much as $320 million. Cerro Colorado is …

BHP Billiton approves final piece of Escondida expansion ...

The final piece of the puzzle needed to expand production at BHP Billiton's massive Escondida copper mine for the next decade is in place after the mining giant approved the expansion of a crucial ...

Union at BHP's Chile Escondida mine to end strike ...

Mar 24, 2017· Workers at BHP Billiton Ltd.'s majority-owned Minera Escondida mine in Chile will end a strike at the world's biggest copper operation this weekend, a union leader said Thursday.

Minera Escondida Copper Mine - fluor.com

BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto, JECO, and JECO2 Minera Escondida Copper Mine Fluor delivered multiple projects at the Escondida mine, 3,200 meters above sea level in the Chilean Andes Mountains. Escondida, operated by BHP Billiton, was the birthplace of large-scale mining projects for Fluor in Chile and a major portion of its history in South America.

BHP Sells Smallest Copper Mine in Chile for $320 Million ...

Jun 20, 2018· BHP Billiton Limited BHP has agreed to sell its smallest copper mine - Cerro Colorado in Chile to private equity manager, EMR Capital for as much as $320 million. Cerro Colorado is …

BHP - Wikipedia

BHP had better success with the giant Escondida copper mine in Chile, of which it owns 57.5%, and at the Ekati Diamond Mine in northern Canada, which BHP contracted for in 1996, began mining in 1998, and sold its 80% stake in to Dominion Diamond Corporation in 2013 as production declined.

Union at BHP's Escondida Copper Mine in Chile to End Strike

Workers at BHP Billiton Ltd.'s majority-owned Minera Escondida mine in Chile will end a strike at the world's biggest copper operation this weekend, a union leader said Thursday.

Escondida Copper, Gold and Silver Mine, Atacama Desert ...

The Escondida copper-gold-silver mine is located in the arid, northern Atacama Desert of Chile about 160km southeast the port of Antofagasta, at an elevation of 3,050m above sea level. The mine is a joint venture between BHP-Billiton (57.5%), Rio Tinto (30%), a Japanese consortium (10%) and the International Finance Corporation (2.5%).

Workers at Chile's Escondida give BHP deadline to avoid ...

The union at BHP Billiton's Escondida mine in Chile, the world's biggest copper mine, told the company on Thursday that it should improve its contract offer by August 6 or it would begin ...

BHP in for the long haul on Escondida strike as it eyes 30 ...

Feb 22, 2017· BHP in for the long haul on Escondida strike as it eyes 30-day wait ... to replace striking workers at the Escondida copper mine in Chile is a move aimed at ... a wage contract offer by BHP Billiton.