Vale is a global mining company, transforming natural resources into prosperity. Headquartered in Brazil and present in about 30 countries, we employ approximately 110,000 people between direct employees and permanent contractors.
Mining inventory of 13.9 Mt grading 2.0% nickel, 0.82% copper and 0.07% cobalt for a contained 276 000 tonnes nickel, 114 000 tonnes copper and 9300 tonnes cobalt, Definitive feasibility study on track to be completed by mid-2014 enabling underground development and on-site construction to start in the third quarter of 2014.
The Ramu Nickel Mine is a large scale nickel-cobalt asset with total estimated reserves of 1 billion pounds of nickel and 100 million pounds of cobalt. Management of Highlands currently estimates a mine life of 30+ years. Ramu produces approximately 3% of annual global mined cobalt as a …
URU Metals owns of The Zebediela Nickel Sulphide Project following the completion of the acquisition of shares of Umnex Minerals Limpopo (Pty) Ltd ("UML") in April 2014. The project is located in the Limpopo Province of South Africa close to the platinum mining town of Mokopane.
Initial 43-101 Resource Estimate. Initial Resource Estimate for the Camp Zone (indicated + inferred) resources is 248 Million tonnes hosting 262.52 Million lbs. Molybdenum and 351.31 Million lbs. Copper @ 0.035% cut-off.
Building out the Salobo mine — known as the Salobo 3 project — would likely take about three years to complete and add about 50,000 tons to capacity at the mine in Para state, the person said, asking to remain anonymous because the talks are confidential. Salobo currently produces about 200,000 tons …
Vale is the world's largest producer of nickel, one of the most versatile metals in existence. Hard and malleable, nickel resists corrosion and maintains its mechanical and physical properties even when subjected to extreme temperatures.