September 2013
Volume 65    Issue 9

Nevada gold mines eyes rebirth: Historic mine near Searchlight could be producing by September

Mining Engineering , 2013, Vol. 65, No. 9, pp. 62-62


The Quartette Mine near Searchlight, NV, a mine that first operated in the 1890s, could begin processing ore again by September.

Jetco Enterprises Inc. plans to work through the tailings and ore close to the surface followed by plans for an openpit mine. It is one of at least three new mining efforts in the region, the Associated Press reported. Another is north of Searchlight, with yet another across the Colorado River in Arizona, east of Bullhead City.

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