Toquepala

Toquepala

 

a settlement in Peru, in Tacna Department. Industries include the mining and dressing of copper ore. Copper from Toquepala is smelted in the city of Ilo.

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In 2018, we will complete the Peruvian Toquepala expansion project adding 100,000 tons to our annual copper production, allowing us to reach one million tons of annual copper production capacity with an even lower cash cost per pound of copper," said German Larrea, the chairman of Southern Copper.
A representative of Southern Copper Corp said there were no reports of damage at its Cuajone and Toquepala mines in the regions of Moguegua and Tacna.
GE Power was chosen by Southern Copper Corporation (SCC) to provide the harmonic filter for its Toquepala Concentrator located in southern Tacna, Peru.
Some of the main projects are the expansion of Toquepala, the construction of Linea Amarilla, the construction and operation of the Shahuindo mine, the development and construction of La Arena Project, the construction of the Aloft Hotel, among others.
Key projects include MMG's Las Bambas mine, Freeport's expansion at the Cerro Verde mine and Southern Copper's ramp up plan at Toquepala.
En el Periodo Litico (12 000-6 000 aC), los primeros cazadores-recolectores, que eran nomades, dejaron restos de su presencia en Talara, Cumbe, Paijan, La Cumbre, Quishkipuncu, Lauricocha, Ambo, Ranracancha, Pachamachay, Panalacua, Ancon, Chivateros, Tres Ventanas, Pikimachay, Puente, Jaimamachay, Huanaqueros, Sumbay, Toquepala (7).
Southern Peru Copper's Toquepala copper mine is investing in brownfield optimization and expansion projects.
Accidentes fuera del trabajo: Analisis en el campamento minero de Toquepala 2002-2003".
Duena de las minas de Cuajone y Toquepala y de una refineria en lio, en el sur peruano, la compania mexicana anuncio en 2007 que destinaria mil 500 millones de dolares (22 mil 630 millones de pesos) para extraer 120 mil toneladas de cobre anuales de Tia Maria, en el Valle del Tambo, una de las zonas agricolas mas ricas de Arequipa.
En el norte de Chile y sur del Peru, aunque se reconoce la presencia o uso de pigmentos desde el Arcaico Temprano, en sitios tales como Las Cuevas, Toquepala, Caru, Quebradas Los Burros, Patapatane, Hakenasa, Acha-2, Acha-3 y Mani-12 (Santoro y Nunez 1987; Standen y Santoro 2004; Standen et al.
Ampliacion de la Concentradora Toquepala y Recrecimiento del Embalse de Relaves de quebrada Honda.