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Arizona Mine Tour 2006 Mining History Association Tour

Jun 04, 2006 · Map of the Morenci and Metcalf Mining Areas, c1980, with Overlay of Old Mines and Railroads (Courtesy Phelps Dodge) Another major producer in the area, the Detroit Copper Company, was formed in the 1870''s to produce ore from mines near Joy''s Camp, later to become the first town of Morenci.

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NORTH AMERICA FreeportMcMoRan

FCX operates seven openpit copper mines in North America — Morenci, Bagdad, Safford, Sierrita and Miami in Arizona, and Chino and Tyrone in New Mexico. Molybdenum concentrate, gold and silver are also produced by certain of FCX''s North America copper mines. All of the North America mining operations are wholly owned, except for Morenci.

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NASA Visible Earth: Morenci Mine, Arizona

Massivescale natural resource extraction like openpit mining rarely proceeds without controversy. Among the more recent controversies involving Arizona copper mines is the decision by the Bureau of Land Management in 2005 to accept a land swap with Phelps Dodge, the company which operates the Morenci Mine.

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Clifton and Morenci Mining District (Images of America

Oct 19, 2015 · Clifton and Morenci Mining District (Images of America) [Robert A. Chilicky, Gerald D. Hunt] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Across America, from big cities to small towns and rural hamlets, there are many stories of challenges, historic events

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Morenci Mine Photographs Fine Art America

Choose your favorite morenci mine photographs from millions of available designs. All morenci mine photographs ship within 48 hours and include a 30day moneyback guarantee. Art Photos. 1 14 of 14 morenci mine photographs for sale. Keyword Morenci Copper Mine. Nasa. $52. Photo. Similar Designs More from This Artist. Copper Mine

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Freeport McMoRan Morenci Copper Mine Three Things

May 26, 2010 · Freeport McMoRan Morenci Copper Mine Even though we''re back home now, I still have more vaion photos to share. This post documents a special treat I enjoyed during our stay with the Pickle family: Steve showed me around his workplace. This is not just any workplace Steve works at one of the largest open pit mines in the world, that not

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Morenci Arizona eBay

RPPC Morenci Arizona, measures 5" x 3" album paper remnants on reverse. Please view all photos, they are of the exact item you will receive.%0a MORENCI RPPC DETROIT COPPER MINE, STORE PLAZA PARK BASEBALL ARIZONA POSTCARD . $48.95 too. Loion: Morenci Mine, Greenlee County, Arizona, USA. MORENCI RPPC MINING TOWN PHELPS DODGE MILL REAL

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The worlds deepest, biggest and deadliest open pit mines

Bingham Canyon Mine, loed near Salt Lake City, is the world''s deepest manmade open pit excavation. The mine is 2.75 miles (4,5km) across and 0.75 mile (1,2km) deep. Since mining operations started in 1906, Bingham Canyon Mine has been the granddaddy of all copper mines.

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Freeport McMoRan Morenci Copper Mine Three Things

May 26, 2010 · Freeport McMoRan Morenci Copper Mine Even though we''re back home now, I still have more vaion photos to share. This post documents a special treat I enjoyed during our stay with the Pickle family: Steve showed me around his workplace. This is not just any workplace Steve works at one of the largest open pit mines in the world, that not

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Morenci pals Public Group Facebook

Morenci pals has 4,675 members. Open to anyone from or who has an interest in the town and people of Morenci, Arizona and the surrounding communities. I Jump to. Sections of this page. wound it''s way around to the entrance of the open pit mine where our fathers toiled twentyeight days on, two days off blasting copper to give us homes

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Morenci Copper Mine, Arizona Mining Technology Mining

The Detroit Copper Company started mining at Morenci, 16km south of Silver City, Arizona, in 1872. Copper Queen Consolidated Mining bought the property in 1885, with the company name changed to Phelps Dodge in 1917. Ninety years later in March 2007, Phelps Dodge merged with Freeport McMoRan Copper

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Housing Morenci Town

Morenci is loed in Southeastern Arizona and is home to FreeportMcMoRan''s copper mining operation, the largest in North America and one of the largest copper mines in the world. The townsite of Morenci is comprised of approximately 1,600 homes as well as a business plaza, healthcare complex, recreational facilities and school district.

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Grasberg Mine, Indonesia earthobservatory.nasa.gov

Jun 25, 2005 · Loed in the Sudirman Mountains of the Irian Jaya province of Indonesia, the Grasberg complex (also known as the Freeport Mine) is one of the largest gold and copper mining operations in the world. The Sudirman Mountains form the western portion of the Maoke Range that extends across Irian Jaya from the west to the eastsoutheast. These ranges were formed by ongoing collision of the

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Flickr: The Old Morenci, Arizona Pool

Nov 15, 2009 · Photographs and images from the mountain copper mining town of Morenci, Arizona from a time before the town was swallowed up by See more. 14 Photos. 8 Members. November 15th, 2009 Morenci Detroit Copper Mine by javazetti. Public School Building Morenci by javazetti. Postcard Morenci AZ Aerial View by javazetti.

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Identifiion of Southwest U.S. Turquoise TURQUOISE LAND

Morenci turquoise is mined in southeastern Arizona, Greenlee County. It is high to light blue in color with an unusual matrix of irregular iron pyrite or "fool''s gold" that when polished, often looks like silver. The name is derived from the large open pit Morenci copper mine where a great deal of turquoise from.

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morenci copper eBay

Other Collectible Contemporary Photos (1940Now) Collectible Arizona Postcards MORENCI RPPC DETROIT COPPER MINE, STORE PLAZA PARK BASEBALL ARIZONA POSTCARD . $48.95. Buy It Now. Pacific Rail News #271 1986 June Morenci Copper Mine Rails Caspar Lumber Iron Ho. PreOwned. $5.00. or Best Offer

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Morenci > Our Community > Historic Morenci > The Gallery

The Gallery Historic Morenci This space is for historic pictures in and around The City of Morenci. There are more than 100 pictures here and we are happy to share them.

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Arizona copper mine strike of 1983 Wikipedia

The Arizona copper mine strike of 1983 began as a bargaining dispute between the Phelps Dodge Corporation and a group of union copper miners and mill workers, led by the United Steelworkers.The subsequent strike lasted nearly three years, and resulted in replacement of most of the striking workers and decertifiion of the unions. It is regarded as an important event in the history of the

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Morenci Stock Photos & Morenci Stock Images Alamy

This ASTER image shows the Morenci openpit copper mine in southeast Arizona on July 14, 2007. ASTER uses short wavelength infrared bands to highlight in bright pink the altered rocks in the Morenci pit associated with copper mineralization. The Morenci openpit copper mine in southeast Arizona is North AmericaÕs leading producer of copper.

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Morenci Arizona eBay

RPPC Morenci Arizona, measures 5" x 3" album paper remnants on reverse. Please view all photos, they are of the exact item you will receive.%0a MORENCI RPPC DETROIT COPPER MINE, STORE PLAZA PARK BASEBALL ARIZONA POSTCARD . $48.95 too. Loion: Morenci Mine, Greenlee County, Arizona, USA. MORENCI RPPC MINING TOWN PHELPS DODGE MILL REAL

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The mill of the Morenci copper mine. Morenci, Arizona

The mill of the Morenci copper mine. Morenci, Arizona Contributor Names Lee, Russell, 19031986, photographer Created / Published All images can be viewed at a large size when you are in any reading room at the Library of Congress. In some cases, only thumbnail (small) images are available when you are outside the Library of Congress

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Grasberg Mine, Indonesia earthobservatory.nasa.gov

Jun 25, 2005 · Loed in the Sudirman Mountains of the Irian Jaya province of Indonesia, the Grasberg complex (also known as the Freeport Mine) is one of the largest gold and copper mining operations in the world. The Sudirman Mountains form the western portion of the Maoke Range that extends across Irian Jaya from the west to the eastsoutheast. These ranges were formed by ongoing collision of the

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The World''s 20 Largest Copper Mines thebalance.com

Jun 25, 2019 · Witold Skrypczak/Getty Images The Morenci mine in Arizona is the largest copper mine in North America. Operated by Freeport McMoRan, the mine is jointly owned by the company (85 percent) and Sumitomo Affiliates (15 percent). Morenci opened for operation in 1872 and is now made up of three mining pits.

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The PhelpsDodge Copper Strike in CliftonMorenci, 1983

Mar 09, 2012 · (Tucson, Arizona) – This year, 2012 marks nearly 30 years of the Phelps Dodge copper strike in CliftonMorenci. On that fateful morning of July 1, 1983 several hundred families of copper miners in Clifton and Morenci awoke to a New World. On midnight of June 30, the contract between the 13 unions representing workers at

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22 Best Morenci AZ images in 2019 Arizona, Bisbee

May 23, 2019 Home of the largest open pit mine in North America!. See more ideas about Arizona, Bisbee arizona and Shorpy historical photos.

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Morenci Turquoise Durango Silver Company

The Morenci mine is the largest copper mine in the US and produces over 750 million pounds of copper a year. It stretches for miles across the landscape. It is thousands of feet from the top of the mountains to the dug out bottoms and shades of bluishgreen from the richness of copper that first led miners to the area are still present.

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Morenci Home 2 Official Website

Morenci is loed in Southeastern Arizona and is home to FreeportMcMoRan''s copper mining operation, the largest in North America and one of the largest copper mines in the world. The townsite of Morenci is comprised of approximately 1,600 homes as well as a business plaza, healthcare complex, recreational facilities and school district.

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Morenci Mine (Morenci pit Phelps Dodge Morenci Mine

Description: There were 4 characteristics used in making the Chalcophanite identifiion. First is the tetragonal crystal habit, second is the elongated, columnar habit when you view any of the broken crystalized areas from the side, color is another, when seen as individual tiny, free standing crystals they are jet black and the last is the hardness, they are about 2.5 on the mohs scale.

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Freeport Mcmoran Stock Photos and Images alamy.com

May 5, 2015 Papua, Indonesia Toxic mining waste in the river near the Grassberg mine in Freeport, Timika, Papua, Indonesia. The Grassberg mine is the world''s largest gold and copper mine and is operated by The Phoenix based company Mcmoran copper and gold inc.According to human rights organization the company is responbile for pollution and destruction of the area around the mine by

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Morenci Turquoise Turquoise Skies

The Morenci turquoise mine is loed in Greenlee County, Arizona. The Morenci mine was initially mined for its copper deposits. Equipment operators would "lunch box" blue highquality turquoise away from the mine and sell to collectors. The turquoise found at Morenci eventually became worth more than the copper.

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The PhelpsDodge Copper Strike in CliftonMorenci, 1983

Mar 09, 2012 · (Tucson, Arizona) – This year, 2012 marks nearly 30 years of the Phelps Dodge copper strike in CliftonMorenci. On that fateful morning of July 1, 1983 several hundred families of copper miners in Clifton and Morenci awoke to a New World. On midnight of June 30, the contract between the 13 unions representing workers at

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Freeport McMoRan Morenci Copper Mine Three Things

May 26, 2010 · Freeport McMoRan Morenci Copper Mine Even though we''re back home now, I still have more vaion photos to share. This post documents a special treat I enjoyed during our stay with the Pickle family: Steve showed me around his workplace. This is not just any workplace Steve works at one of the largest open pit mines in the world, that not

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Morenci Mine Amazing Places

This open pit mine in southeast Arizona is so large that it swallows up U.S. Route 191. Travelers driving south along the highway will be surprised to emerge from upland pine forests into a desolate, Martianlike landscape. This is the Morenci Mine, one of the largest copper mines in the world.

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FreeportMcMoRan l FCX

FCX operates large, longlived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold and molybdenum.

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Morenci Open Pit Copper Mine, eastern Arizona AZGS

The Morenci copper mine, operated continuously since the 1880s, is Arizona''s most productive copper prospect. It transitioned from an underground mine to one of the world''s largest open pit mines. Morenci is the flagship of the FreeportMcMoRan mining company. For a detailed history of the Morenci mine, see Dave Briggs'' 72 page contributed report, which includes images, maps,

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Arizona Mine Tour 2006 Mining History Association Tour

Jun 04, 2006 · Map of the Morenci and Metcalf Mining Areas, c1980, with Overlay of Old Mines and Railroads (Courtesy Phelps Dodge) Another major producer in the area, the Detroit Copper Company, was formed in the 1870''s to produce ore from mines near Joy''s Camp, later to become the first town of Morenci.

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NORTH AMERICA FreeportMcMoRan

FCX operates seven openpit copper mines in North America — Morenci, Bagdad, Safford, Sierrita and Miami in Arizona, and Chino and Tyrone in New Mexico. Molybdenum concentrate, gold and silver are also produced by certain of FCX''s North America copper mines. All of the North America mining operations are wholly owned, except for Morenci.

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NASA Visible Earth: Morenci Mine, Arizona

Massivescale natural resource extraction like openpit mining rarely proceeds without controversy. Among the more recent controversies involving Arizona copper mines is the decision by the Bureau of Land Management in 2005 to accept a land swap with Phelps Dodge, the company which operates the Morenci Mine.

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Clifton and Morenci Mining District (Images of America

Oct 19, 2015 · Clifton and Morenci Mining District (Images of America) [Robert A. Chilicky, Gerald D. Hunt] on Amazon . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Across America, from big cities to small towns and rural hamlets, there are many stories of challenges, historic events

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Morenci Mine Photographs Fine Art America

Choose your favorite morenci mine photographs from millions of available designs. All morenci mine photographs ship within 48 hours and include a 30day moneyback guarantee. Art Photos. 1 14 of 14 morenci mine photographs for sale. Keyword Morenci Copper Mine. Nasa. $52. Photo. Similar Designs More from This Artist. Copper Mine

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Freeport McMoRan Morenci Copper Mine Three Things

May 26, 2010 · Freeport McMoRan Morenci Copper Mine Even though we''re back home now, I still have more vaion photos to share. This post documents a special treat I enjoyed during our stay with the Pickle family: Steve showed me around his workplace. This is not just any workplace Steve works at one of the largest open pit mines in the world, that not

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Morenci Arizona eBay

RPPC Morenci Arizona, measures 5" x 3" album paper remnants on reverse. Please view all photos, they are of the exact item you will receive.%0a MORENCI RPPC DETROIT COPPER MINE, STORE PLAZA PARK BASEBALL ARIZONA POSTCARD . $48.95 too. Loion: Morenci Mine, Greenlee County, Arizona, USA. MORENCI RPPC MINING TOWN PHELPS DODGE MILL REAL

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The worlds deepest, biggest and deadliest open pit mines

Bingham Canyon Mine, loed near Salt Lake City, is the world''s deepest manmade open pit excavation. The mine is 2.75 miles (4,5km) across and 0.75 mile (1,2km) deep. Since mining operations started in 1906, Bingham Canyon Mine has been the granddaddy of all copper mines.

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Freeport McMoRan Morenci Copper Mine Three Things

May 26, 2010 · Freeport McMoRan Morenci Copper Mine Even though we''re back home now, I still have more vaion photos to share. This post documents a special treat I enjoyed during our stay with the Pickle family: Steve showed me around his workplace. This is not just any workplace Steve works at one of the largest open pit mines in the world, that not

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Morenci pals Public Group Facebook

Morenci pals has 4,675 members. Open to anyone from or who has an interest in the town and people of Morenci, Arizona and the surrounding communities. I Jump to. Sections of this page. wound it''s way around to the entrance of the open pit mine where our fathers toiled twentyeight days on, two days off blasting copper to give us homes

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Morenci Copper Mine, Arizona Mining Technology Mining

The Detroit Copper Company started mining at Morenci, 16km south of Silver City, Arizona, in 1872. Copper Queen Consolidated Mining bought the property in 1885, with the company name changed to Phelps Dodge in 1917. Ninety years later in March 2007, Phelps Dodge merged with Freeport McMoRan Copper

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Housing Morenci Town

Morenci is loed in Southeastern Arizona and is home to FreeportMcMoRan''s copper mining operation, the largest in North America and one of the largest copper mines in the world. The townsite of Morenci is comprised of approximately 1,600 homes as well as a business plaza, healthcare complex, recreational facilities and school district.

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Grasberg Mine, Indonesia earthobservatory.nasa.gov

Jun 25, 2005 · Loed in the Sudirman Mountains of the Irian Jaya province of Indonesia, the Grasberg complex (also known as the Freeport Mine) is one of the largest gold and copper mining operations in the world. The Sudirman Mountains form the western portion of the Maoke Range that extends across Irian Jaya from the west to the eastsoutheast. These ranges were formed by ongoing collision of the

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Flickr: The Old Morenci, Arizona Pool

Nov 15, 2009 · Photographs and images from the mountain copper mining town of Morenci, Arizona from a time before the town was swallowed up by See more. 14 Photos. 8 Members. November 15th, 2009 Morenci Detroit Copper Mine by javazetti. Public School Building Morenci by javazetti. Postcard Morenci AZ Aerial View by javazetti.

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Identifiion of Southwest U.S. Turquoise TURQUOISE LAND

Morenci turquoise is mined in southeastern Arizona, Greenlee County. It is high to light blue in color with an unusual matrix of irregular iron pyrite or "fool''s gold" that when polished, often looks like silver. The name is derived from the large open pit Morenci copper mine where a great deal of turquoise from.

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morenci copper eBay

Other Collectible Contemporary Photos (1940Now) Collectible Arizona Postcards MORENCI RPPC DETROIT COPPER MINE, STORE PLAZA PARK BASEBALL ARIZONA POSTCARD . $48.95. Buy It Now. Pacific Rail News #271 1986 June Morenci Copper Mine Rails Caspar Lumber Iron Ho. PreOwned. $5.00. or Best Offer

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Morenci > Our Community > Historic Morenci > The Gallery

The Gallery Historic Morenci This space is for historic pictures in and around The City of Morenci. There are more than 100 pictures here and we are happy to share them.

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Arizona copper mine strike of 1983 Wikipedia

The Arizona copper mine strike of 1983 began as a bargaining dispute between the Phelps Dodge Corporation and a group of union copper miners and mill workers, led by the United Steelworkers.The subsequent strike lasted nearly three years, and resulted in replacement of most of the striking workers and decertifiion of the unions. It is regarded as an important event in the history of the

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Morenci Stock Photos & Morenci Stock Images Alamy

This ASTER image shows the Morenci openpit copper mine in southeast Arizona on July 14, 2007. ASTER uses short wavelength infrared bands to highlight in bright pink the altered rocks in the Morenci pit associated with copper mineralization. The Morenci openpit copper mine in southeast Arizona is North AmericaÕs leading producer of copper.

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Morenci Arizona eBay

RPPC Morenci Arizona, measures 5" x 3" album paper remnants on reverse. Please view all photos, they are of the exact item you will receive.%0a MORENCI RPPC DETROIT COPPER MINE, STORE PLAZA PARK BASEBALL ARIZONA POSTCARD . $48.95 too. Loion: Morenci Mine, Greenlee County, Arizona, USA. MORENCI RPPC MINING TOWN PHELPS DODGE MILL REAL

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The mill of the Morenci copper mine. Morenci, Arizona

The mill of the Morenci copper mine. Morenci, Arizona Contributor Names Lee, Russell, 19031986, photographer Created / Published All images can be viewed at a large size when you are in any reading room at the Library of Congress. In some cases, only thumbnail (small) images are available when you are outside the Library of Congress

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Grasberg Mine, Indonesia earthobservatory.nasa.gov

Jun 25, 2005 · Loed in the Sudirman Mountains of the Irian Jaya province of Indonesia, the Grasberg complex (also known as the Freeport Mine) is one of the largest gold and copper mining operations in the world. The Sudirman Mountains form the western portion of the Maoke Range that extends across Irian Jaya from the west to the eastsoutheast. These ranges were formed by ongoing collision of the

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The World''s 20 Largest Copper Mines thebalance

Jun 25, 2019 · Witold Skrypczak/Getty Images The Morenci mine in Arizona is the largest copper mine in North America. Operated by Freeport McMoRan, the mine is jointly owned by the company (85 percent) and Sumitomo Affiliates (15 percent). Morenci opened for operation in 1872 and is now made up of three mining pits.

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The PhelpsDodge Copper Strike in CliftonMorenci, 1983

Mar 09, 2012 · (Tucson, Arizona) – This year, 2012 marks nearly 30 years of the Phelps Dodge copper strike in CliftonMorenci. On that fateful morning of July 1, 1983 several hundred families of copper miners in Clifton and Morenci awoke to a New World. On midnight of June 30, the contract between the 13 unions representing workers at

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22 Best Morenci AZ images in 2019 Arizona, Bisbee

May 23, 2019 Home of the largest open pit mine in North America!. See more ideas about Arizona, Bisbee arizona and Shorpy historical photos.

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Morenci Turquoise Durango Silver Company

The Morenci mine is the largest copper mine in the US and produces over 750 million pounds of copper a year. It stretches for miles across the landscape. It is thousands of feet from the top of the mountains to the dug out bottoms and shades of bluishgreen from the richness of copper that first led miners to the area are still present.

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Morenci Home 2 Official Website

Morenci is loed in Southeastern Arizona and is home to FreeportMcMoRan''s copper mining operation, the largest in North America and one of the largest copper mines in the world. The townsite of Morenci is comprised of approximately 1,600 homes as well as a business plaza, healthcare complex, recreational facilities and school district.

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Morenci Mine (Morenci pit Phelps Dodge Morenci Mine

Description: There were 4 characteristics used in making the Chalcophanite identifiion. First is the tetragonal crystal habit, second is the elongated, columnar habit when you view any of the broken crystalized areas from the side, color is another, when seen as individual tiny, free standing crystals they are jet black and the last is the hardness, they are about 2.5 on the mohs scale.

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Freeport Mcmoran Stock Photos and Images alamy

May 5, 2015 Papua, Indonesia Toxic mining waste in the river near the Grassberg mine in Freeport, Timika, Papua, Indonesia. The Grassberg mine is the world''s largest gold and copper mine and is operated by The Phoenix based company Mcmoran copper and gold inc.According to human rights organization the company is responbile for pollution and destruction of the area around the mine by

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Morenci Turquoise Turquoise Skies

The Morenci turquoise mine is loed in Greenlee County, Arizona. The Morenci mine was initially mined for its copper deposits. Equipment operators would "lunch box" blue highquality turquoise away from the mine and sell to collectors. The turquoise found at Morenci eventually became worth more than the copper.

Get price

The PhelpsDodge Copper Strike in CliftonMorenci, 1983

Mar 09, 2012 · (Tucson, Arizona) – This year, 2012 marks nearly 30 years of the Phelps Dodge copper strike in CliftonMorenci. On that fateful morning of July 1, 1983 several hundred families of copper miners in Clifton and Morenci awoke to a New World. On midnight of June 30, the contract between the 13 unions representing workers at

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Freeport McMoRan Morenci Copper Mine Three Things

May 26, 2010 · Freeport McMoRan Morenci Copper Mine Even though we''re back home now, I still have more vaion photos to share. This post documents a special treat I enjoyed during our stay with the Pickle family: Steve showed me around his workplace. This is not just any workplace Steve works at one of the largest open pit mines in the world, that not

Get price

Morenci Mine Amazing Places

This open pit mine in southeast Arizona is so large that it swallows up U.S. Route 191. Travelers driving south along the highway will be surprised to emerge from upland pine forests into a desolate, Martianlike landscape. This is the Morenci Mine, one of the largest copper mines in the world.

Get price

FreeportMcMoRan l FCX

FCX operates large, longlived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold and molybdenum.

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Morenci Open Pit Copper Mine, eastern Arizona AZGS

The Morenci copper mine, operated continuously since the 1880s, is Arizona''s most productive copper prospect. It transitioned from an underground mine to one of the world''s largest open pit mines. Morenci is the flagship of the FreeportMcMoRan mining company. For a detailed history of the Morenci mine, see Dave Briggs'' 72 page contributed report, which includes images, maps,

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