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Astorius engages mining consultants Ecuadorian copper project

Photo: Astrorius Resources
Photo: Astrorius Resources
Published by
Simon Matthis - 16 Mar 2018

Astorius Resources announces that alluvial mining consultants, Velrub Ltd. (“Velrub”), have been hired to perform exploration work on both the Company’s Condor and Osos1 concessions located in Ecuador. Velrub currently has crews of 8 people on each concession completing an additional phase of exploration.

The results of the exploration activities will be filed with the Ecuadorian Government by the end of March as required by law and will be announced to the public after receipt of technical approval from the Company’s Qualified Person.

Since the completion of the first test shipments in July 2018, Rio Tinto increased the number of autonomous tours along the Groups iron ore lines in Western Australia in a controlled manner. Now, Rio Tintos trains have travelled over one million kilometres completely autonomously. Photo credit: Rio Tinto company
Since the completion of the first test shipments in July 2018, Rio Tinto increased the number of autonomous tours along the Groups iron ore lines in Western Australia in a controlled manner. Now, Rio Tintos trains have travelled over one million kilometres completely autonomously. Photo credit: Rio Tinto company

The world's first mining-related railway network for autonomous trains was opened

"improves productivity"

The mining company Rio Tinto's AutoHaul ™ program, which is expected to cost $ 940 million, is...