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By Sarah Hurst
Mining News Editor 

Corps launches Red Dog Mine port plans

Draft EIS recommends constructing a trestle and dredged channel to improve navigation and reduce fuel transportation costs

 

Last updated 12/25/2005 at Noon



The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has published a draft Environmental Impact Statement for navigation improvements to the DeLong Mountain Terminal, the port that serves the Red Dog Mine in Northwest Alaska. The public review period continues until Dec. 27. The corps' "tentatively recommended" plan is to construct a 1,450-foot-long trestle from shore to a new off-shore loading platform and a 3.5-...



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