• Foundation: Brazil's Samarco to Pay $5125M to Disaster

    Brazil sued Samarco, a 50-50 iron ore joint venture between Brazil's Vale SA and Australia's BHP Billiton Ltd, after an iron ore tailings dam at its mine in Brazil's Minas Gerais state burst in.

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  • BHP Provides Update for Incident at Samarco Iron Ore

    9/11/2020· BHP Billiton (ASX:BHP,NYSE:BHP,LSE:BLT) provided an update for the incident at the Samarco Mineração SA iron ore operation on November 5, which both BHP and Vale (NYSE:VALE) hold a 50 percent.

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  • Samarco Iron Concentrate Pipeline System

    The Samarco project is an integrated open pit mine, pipeline and port operation in Brazil The project includes the longest iron concentrate pipeline system in the world, which currently spans 1,197km with a peak altitude of 1,150 metres above sea level (masl).

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  • Dam burst at Samarco mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil

    Dam burst at Samarco mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil DAC Beachcroft Brazil November 6 2015 It is reported that at 420pm local time yesterday a dam was breached at the Samarco Alegria iron-ore.

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  • ‘Pointless’: BHP slams $9b UK suit over Samarco dam

    Mining Iron ore Disaster and Emergency Courts & Justice WA News Indigenous Australians World News ‘Pointless’: BHP slams $9b UK suit over Samarco dam failure in Brazil Kirstin Ridley and Zandi Shabalala Reuters Thu, 23 July 2020 8:16AM Play Video.

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  • Brazil prosecutors charge 21 with homicide for Samarco

    13/11/2020· A general view of the work site of a iron ore mine operated by Samarco owned by Vale SA and BHP Billiton Ltd in Mariana, Brazil, November 11, 2015 The charges follow what is.

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  • Samarco Archives

    Vale and BHP cleared for Samarco iron ore restart 28th October 2019 Environmental , Mine operation news , Mineral processing , Mineral project development , Mining equipment , Mining policy , Mining safety , Steel and iron ore , Water management BHP , Brazil , Germano , Iron ore , Minas Gerais , Samarco , tailings , Vale Daniel Gleeson.

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  • Samarco iron ore mine could reopen this year

    The Samarco iron ore mine in Brazil is likely to resume operations before the end of the year or early 2019 Vale (NYSE:VALE) executives told investors on Wednesday At 30 million tonnes per year.

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  • Brazil Dam Disaster Could Delay Settlement for 2015’s

    30/1/2019· Brazil’s deadly tailings dam collapse is likely to complicate a settlement for a similar disaster less than four years ago at the Samarco iron ore mine, owned jointly by Vale SA and BHP Group.

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  • Samarco: Dealing with Disasters

    Environment The 2015 dam collapse at Samarco iron ore mine in Brazil killed 19 people and devastated the Doce River Valley Could the companies involved have done more at the time? And three years on, what has been done to remediate the valley? Chris Lo reports It’s now been more than two and half years since the Fundão tailings dam collapsed in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais, flooding.

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  • Vale halts operations at another Brazil iron ore mine

    Vale (VALE-09%) says it has suspended operations at the Alegria iron mine in Brazil's Minas Gerais state, which may remove as much as 10M mt/year from the marketVale says it took the preventive.

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  • Samarco Iron Concentrate Pipeline System

    The Samarco project is an integrated open pit mine, pipeline and port operation in Brazil The project includes the longest iron concentrate pipeline system in the world, which currently spans 1,197km with a peak altitude of 1,150 metres above sea level (masl).

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  • BHP may restart the Samarco mine in Brazil next year

    BHP says mining at the Samarco iron ore mine in Brazil, the site of a fatal accident last year, could restart next year 76-year-old farmer Jose Pascual walks through an area.

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  • Samarco dam collapse: one year on from Brazil's worst

    15/10/2016· Samarco dam collapse: one year on from Brazil's worst environmental disaster Rivers Guardian , the Gualaxo do Norte river in the south-eastern state of Minas Gerais still runs iron-ore red.

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  • Brazil: Five years on from Samarco Dam disaster

    19/11/2020· When the Fundão tailings dam at the Samarco mine collapsed at around 1530 on 5 November 2015, millions of cubic meters of mine waste spilled out The ensuing toxic mudflow killed 20 people The villages of Bento Rodrigues, Paracatu de Baixo.

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  • Brazil mining company Samarco suspended over dams

    Brazil dams burst: Search for missing in Minas Gerais Published 7 November 2015 Brazil dam burst: One dead in Samarco iron ore mine dam burst near Mariana Published 6 November 2015 Top Stories.

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  • BHP disaster unfolds in Samarco mine in Brazil

    BHP Billiton was last night facing one of the worst disasters in its 130-year history after sludge from two burst mining dams at the Samarco iron ore joint venture in Brazil destroyed.

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    Samarco Mineracão's Alegria iron ore mine is in Brazil's Iron Quadrangle, about 45km north of the depleted Germano deposit Two pump stations and two valve stations regulate internal pressures and maintain flows at an average speed of 6km/h with a flow rate of 1,200m³/h.

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  • BHP, Vale cleared to resume Samarco operations

    Samarco joint venture partners BHP and Vale have received a licence to continue iron ore operations in the state of Minas Gerais in Brazil This licence, which was approved by Minas Gerais.

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  • Brazil's Samarco to restart in 2020 as BF, DR iron ore

    Samarco, owned 50% by Vale and 50% by BHP Billiton, is focused on preparing the Alegria Sul pit to be the landfill for wet iron ore tailings produced in the beneficiation stage Work started in October with the pit set to be ready by July 2019, the company source sa.

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  • BHP-Vale’s Samarco To Pay $262M For Brazil Dam Burst

    Samarco Mineracao SA, the mining company responsible for Brazil’s fatal dam burst earlier this month, has agreed to pay $262 million in compensation, public prosecutors said Monday The incident.

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  • Brazil to sue Samarco mining firm for $52bn over dam

    Brazil to sue Samarco mining firm for $52bn over dam burst Published 28 November 2015 image copyright , for the environmental damage caused after a waste water dam at an iron-ore.

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  • Samarco mine: BHP, Vale create emergency fund for

    BHP Billiton and Vale's iron-ore joint venture in Brazil is creating a fund for rebuilding and to help victims of a massive mudslide triggered by the bursting of dams Samarco's insurance coverage.

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  • Alegria mine

    The Alegria mine is a large iron mine located in southeast Brazil in Minas GeraisAlegria represents one of the largest iron ore reserves in Brazil and in the world having estimated reserves of 124 billion tonnes of ore grading 422% iron metal References.

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