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Geometric Art: Cortez Gold Mine, the Pipeline and South Pipeline Open-Pit mine, Nevada, Open Pit Mining Art

 

Cortez Gold Mine, the Pipeline and South Pipeline
The Cortez Gold Mine is a large gold mining and processing facility in Lander and Eureka County, Nevada, United States, located approximately 120 kilometers southwest of Elko. It is owned and operated by Barrick Gold and comprises the Pipeline and South Pipeline deposits and the Cortez Hills deposit. Source: Wikipedia, Cortez Gold Mine, retrieved May 20, 2014
 
Open Pit
Open-pit mining is a surface mining technique of extracting rock or minerals from the earth by their removal from an open pit or borrow. Read more.

See also: Cortez Mine Map

 

 


 

 

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