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Implementation of the Mine Closure Law in Chile - SRK

BACKGROUND OF THE MINE CLOSURE LAW IN CHILE Mining has been one of the main drivers of the Chilean economy in the 20th Century, representing only during the last decade 59% of exports of the country, 15% of gross national product and has generated 20% of tax collection (Cochilco, 2013).

NSW Mine Rehabilitation - NSW Mining

Please see the following fact sheet for more information regarding Mine Rehabilitation. Mine closure. The final stage in mining is mine closure and lease relinquishment, when mining equipment is decommissioned and removed and rehabilitation is completed.

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The ARC Industrial Transformation Training Centre for Mine Site Restoration (CMSR) is a new model for workplace integrated researcher training. It will deliver restoration-industry-ready professionals focused on the needs of the mining sector, to enhance the capacity of industry to deliver improved financial, social and environmental outcomes.

Land Use-Based Landscape Planning and Restoration in Mine ...

Abstract Landscape planning and restoration in mine closure areas is not only an inevitable choice to sustain mining areas but also an important path to maximize landscape resources and to improve ecological function in mine closure areas. The analysis of the present mine development shows that many mines are unavoidably facing closures in China.

Mine Rehabilitation and Closure Cost

mine closure. Given the order of magnitude of the costs of closure and the associated technical, financial, reputational and regulatory risks, closure costs deserve far more scrutiny. This report uses a series of contemporary case studies to illustrate that mining companies appear to consistently underestimate the cost of mine closure.

Mining Restoration - arc-cmsr.org

The Centre for Mine Site Restoration was featured in the ASIA Miner last week! A $6.7 million research centre based at Curtin University in Western Australia will partner with mining companies to apply world-class science to the rehabilitation of retired mine sites.

Lisheen Mine Closure, Restoration and Aftercare …

Lisheen Mine Closure, Restoration and Aftercare Management Plan 2016 Page 2 Statement from Management The following statements are taken from the Lisheen Mine Sustainability Report, 2014 – 2015, and highlight the commitment from Vedanta Resources and the General Manager at Lisheen Mine towards a successful Mine Closure.

Closure - Mining | Gannett Fleming

Ongoing water management is an integral part of mine post-closure. We assess, design, monitor, and report to regulatory agencies on the integrity of levees. Our experience includes solutions to manage tailings, mine waste, and the abatement of acid mine drainage through passive or …

Mine Closure, Reclamation, and Remediation - Tetra Tech

Mine Closure, Reclamation, and Remediation Tetra Tech provides services related to closing and reclaiming mining, milling, and smelter sites and facilities to allow post-mining land use and meet site divestiture goals. These services include site characterization studies, geochemical testing, in situ monitoring, remedial

Managing Mine Wastes for Ecosystem Restoration and Mine ...

Managing Mine Wastes for Ecosystem Restoration and Mine Closure; Managing Mine Wastes for Ecosystem Restoration and Mine Closure. Historically mine waste has been deposited in above-ground mine waste management impoundments which are conventionally reclaimed, using a combination of soil and vegetation covers. This technology works well for non ...

Case Studies of Successfully Reclaimed Mining Sites ...

Case Studies of Successfully Reclaimed Mining Sites. 6 Replies. Share this article ... in many countries, mining permits will not be granted without a complete mine closure plan with the funding secured to support the plan. ... Actually, Northumberlandia is considered a restoration-first project, wherein mining operations are ongoing while an ...

Post-closure | World Gold Council

Post-closure Gold mine reclamation Gold mining companies assume responsibility for the management of a site long after a mine has closed and been dismantled – typically for a period of five to ten years or more.

Remediation, Rehabilitation and Mine Closure

clean-up and closure of the mine site. If the mining company conducts the proper clean-up and site reclamation, the financial security deposit is returned to the company. South Africa The South African legislature has developed mechanisms to promote sound management of mine closure and rehabilitation by mining companies.

Extractives Short Course Managing Mine Closures

Module 1 - Regulation and governance from mine exploration to mine closure Module 2 - Designing, constructing and managing mine closures Module 3 - Mine closure planning and sustainability Module 4 - Reclamation, remediation, rehabilitation and restoration Module 5 - Water use, management and impacts, including acid mine drainage (AMD)

Coal Mining and Production - miga.org

mining begins, a mining plan and a mine closure and restoration plan must be prepared and approved. These plans define the sequence and nature of extraction operations and detail the methods to be used in closure and restoration. These plans should be updated regularly (every three to five years) as mining progresses. Development Plan

Land Use-Based Landscape Planning and Restoration in Mine ...

Landscape planning and restoration in mine closure areas is not only an inevitable choice to sustain mining areas but also an important path to maximize landscape resources and to improve ecological function in mine closure areas. The analysis of the present mine development shows that …

RESTORATION, CLOSURE & RECLAMATION - Midas Gold Corp

restoration activities concurrent with all mining phases • Minimize disturbance levels by siting facilities within existing disturbance to the extent practicable, and implementing concurrent and timely reclamation • Protect the public and wildlife through proper site closure, exclusion fencing …

About the Event | Mine Closure 2019

The ACG is delighted to host the 13th International Conference on Mine Closure in September 2019 in Perth, Western Australia. Conference Themes. ... the international journal "Soil Research" and an associate editor for the "Australian Journal of Botany" and "Restoration Ecology" and has recently published a book entitled "Mining ...

Encouraging responsible closure – ICMM

Following the 2008 closure of its Eskay Creek gold mine in British Columbia, Canada, operators Barrick embarked on a rehabilitation and restoration project to return the environment to a stable condition.

Contemporary Social Science - Taylor & Francis Online

Mine closure is not a one-off activity which begins only after a mine is closed and ends when the mine is reclaimed and restored in accordance with the approved Mine Closure Plan. Rather, it is a continuous process spanning the entire life of the mining activity as depicted in Figure 1 .

Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, Mine Closure and ...

Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, Mine Closure and Restoration Integral staff facilitated a multi-criteria decision analysis to support a Fortune 500 mining company in evaluating three alternative strategies for closure of a large copper mine.

Lisheen Mine Closure, Restoration and Aftercare Management ...

Lisheen Mine Closure, Restoration and Aftercare Management Plan 2016 Page 2 Statement from Management The following statements are taken from the Lisheen Mine Sustainability Report, 2014 – 2015, and highlight the commitment from Vedanta Resources and the General Manager at Lisheen Mine towards a successful Mine Closure.

Mining | GeoEngineers

Mine Development, Operations, Closure & Remediation Overview Our services span the entire life of a mine—including pre-mining baseline studies, permitting, operational compliance, pit dewatering, tailings dam monitoring, reclamation and mine closure.

Base Metal and Iron Ore Mining - IFC

requirements), and restoration. Mine Closure and Restoration Plan The closure and restoration plan should cover reclamation of tailings deposits, waste rock de-posits, any open pit areas, sedimentation basins, and abandoned mine, mill, and camp sites. Mine reclamation plans should incorporate the following: • Return of the land to conditions ...

Kilimapesa Gold Mine | Mining | Dam - scribd.com

There is urgent need to prepare closure plans for the existing mines; The Government to provide restoration funds to cater for restoration of abandoned mines where the perpatrators are not known. Recommendations cont.. There is need for further training in the mining industry in …