Mill shutdown impacts Pogo gold output
Alaska team "worked tirelessly" to repair mill in three weeks North of 60 Mining News – April 28, 2023
Last updated 4/27/2023 at 6:19pm
Northern Star Resources Ltd. April 26 announced that an unscheduled shutdown to repair the ball mill motor at Pogo resulted in a drop in gold production and increase in the per-ounce production costs at the company's Alaska operation.
When restarting the ball mill at the end of a routine mill shutdown in early March, the Pogo team discovered damage to the motor. At the time, Northern Star antic...