Given the rapid advance in the rate of infections by COVID-19, mining companies have taken measures to try to contain the virus, and continue operating relatively normally. From reducing the staff to making donations of medical supplies in the areas where they operate, besides temporarily halting some projects, among others.
How long does the SARS-CoV-2 virus last on different surfaces? The question was recently answered in an article published by the New England Journal of Medicine, where scientists sprayed the virus on different surfaces, to check its durability in the environment.
EY and CESCO have decided to cancel the face-to-face forum "The 10 risks of Mining" this year due to the contingency.
For the Center for Copper and Mining Studies, the welfare and safety of the attendees who participate each year in both Cesco Week Santiago and Cesco Dinner is our top priority. Due to the uncertainty generated by the current situation of Covid-19, we have made the difficult decision to cancel
The Breaktrough Energy Ventures investment fund - which has the participation of Bill Gates as Chairman of the Board of Directors - made an investment of USD $ 20 million in the company Lilac Solutions, which promises to revolutionize the way to extract lithium from brines for the preparation of
It was at the end of 2016 that Codelco announced the creation of its Codelco Tech subsidiary, born from the merger of three other innovation subsidiaries that were operating at that time: Biosigma, IM2 and Codelco Lab. This, in order to centralize in one place Research development.
Escondida reported that gave up their request to extend their rights to use fresh water in the Salar de Atacama, a resource that will be replaced by the production from its desalination plants.
Codelco reported today the creation of the Vice Presidency of Foundries and Refineries, under the company's executive president, which will begin its functions from March 1. As vice president, the current general manager of the Ventanas Division, José Sanhueza Reyes, will assume. The new vice-presidency will be in charge of
The event, which will take place on March 25, will be attended by more than a thousand people from the mining industry.

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