Soledad-Dipolos

Operations at Soledad-DipolosĀ remain suspended as a result of the court ruling to vacate the area at the site of the mine.

Ownership: Minera Penmont (100% Fresnillo plc)
Location: Sonora
Operational since: 2010
Commodity: Gold
Facilities: Open-pit, heap leach & Merrill-Crowe plant (smelting at Herradura)
Workforce: 405 employees, 388 contractors
Average ore grade in reserves: 0.64 g/t Gold
Total Reserves: 436,000 oz Gold

History

2007

Drilling commenced

2009

Construction commenced

2010

Commercial production