Site Operations and Maintenance U.S. Department of Energy

Staff are on site 7 days per week performing security and maintenance activities. Tailings excavation and conditioning operations run 4 days a week.

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 Fiscal Year 2019, more than 41,000 tons of debris was shipped to the Crescent Junction disposal cell.

In February 2019, the Moab Project increased weekly mill tailings shipments from two to four. In December, more than 58,000 tons of tailings were shipped to Crescent Junction for disposal, for a total to date of more than 10,200,000 tons shipped.

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