Bauxite Hills Mine

Metro Mining Decreased Production And Increased Shipping in August As Wet Season Approaches

Metro Mining Decreased Production And Increased Shipping in August As Wet Season Approaches

Australia’s Metro Mining Ltd. announced production results for the month of August on Tuesday. As the firm was making preparations for the coming wet season, it reduced production in the quarter while ramping up shipments to global buyers. In August, Metro mined...

Metro Mining Sets Monthly Bauxite Production And Shipping Records In July

Australia’s Metro Mining Ltd. released production and shipping results for the month of July yesterday. Metro turned in monthly records for both mining and shipping bauxite ore thanks in large part to capital improvements made at Bauxite Hills Mine during this year’s rainy season. In July, Metro mined 443 thousand wet metric tons (WMT), an […]

Metro Mining Increases Bauxite Hills Reserve Estimate By 18.8 Percent

Australia’s Metro Mining Ltd. updated investors on its reserves and resources yesterday, one year on from commencement of operations at its Bauxite Hill Mine. Per the firm, the new numbers translate into potentially extending the mine’s life to 2037, three years beyond previous estimates. In its update, Metro said its total reserve estimate for Bauxite […]

Unexpected Swell Conditions Hamper Metro Mining’s June Bauxite Shipments

Australia’s Metro Mining Ltd. updated investors on operations at Bauxite Hills Mine yesterday, noting that adverse weather conditions led to issues with delivering the volume of bauxite ore projected for the current month. Upon resuming production after an unexpected pause resulting from a late-season cyclone, Metro completed expansion at the site with the on-time installation […]

Metro Mining To Restart Operations At Bauxite Hills Within Weeks

With the area’s rainy season behind it, Australia’s Metro Mining Ltd. said yesterday that it will soon restart bauxite mining operations at Bauxite Hills later this month. The firm said it is soon to return to production after a planned shut-down in December that coincided with the beginning of the region’s rainy season. Though mining […]