Photo courtesy of Kennecott Mining has resumed at the Bingham Canyon mine despite massive infrastructure damage after a landslide in April. Related Links: Kennecott mining copper ore again On the last weekend in April, Kennecott Utah Copper reported it had resumed mining ore from its Bingham Canyon mine in Utah, less than a month after a massive landslide. Some 129,000 tons of ore were delivered to a crusher over a two-day period, a company spokesman said. The normal processing rate is 150,000 tons a day.Slightly two weeks after a landslide sent 165 million tons of earth down into the world’s
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