Golden Sunlight's Tailings Reprocessing Project a Model for Sustainable Closure
February 16, 2022
The pioneering Tailings Reprocessing Project at Barrick's end-of-life Golden Sunlight Mine was officially opened today in a ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by Montana Governor Gianforte, Barrick president and chief executive Mark Bristow, representatives of the Montana federal congressional delegation, and members of the community.
The opening of the facility is the culmination of more than a year's work that has already created more than 75 jobs.
It has the potential to generate tens of millions of dollars in tax revenue and benefits for the state over the next decade, while removing a s...