Mining Project

Bagdad Flotation and Thickener

OWNER
Freeport McMoRan
LOCATION:
Yavapai County, AZ
YEAR COMPLETED
September 2013
The Bagdad mine is located in Yavapai County, AZ. The project consisted of earthmoving and pipe installation for a major mine expansion project including mass excavation and foundation grading for new mill flotation cells and a tailings thickener structure along with constructing nine miles of road and pipeline corridor through the mountains for the new Upper Mammoth Dam and Tailings Storage Facility.