Site Operations and Maintenance U.S. Department of Energy

Staff are on site seven days per week performing security and maintenance activities. Tailings excavation and conditioning operations run four days a week.

In February 2020, more than 57,000 tons of tailings were shipped to Crescent Junction for disposal, for a total to date of nearly 10.4 million tons shipped.

In addition to excavating and conditioning mill tailings, the Project has excavated and sorted a portion of the mill building debris that was buried in the southern end of the tailings pile. In 2019, more than 53,000 tons of debris was shipped to the Crescent Junction disposal cell.

line (animated artwork)