Tailings reprocessing projects could extend life of mine
September 18, 2019
A tailings reprocessing project could breathe new life into the Barrick Golden Sunlight Mine near Whitehall.
At last week's Community Transition Advisory Committee Meeting, Steve Lloyd said the TSF 1 and 2 Tailing Projects are gaining lots of traction, adding they will be meeting soon with Barrick officials to get a yes or no answer on moving forward.
According to Lloyd, the TSF 1 project could produce more than 200,000 ounces in 12 years and both projects could last between 30 and 32 years.
Lloyd told committee members if the projects are approved, the employment at the mine would be simil...