Totaled US$854 million between January and June 2014.
Work will be carried out by joint forces.
(Español) El político y economista chileno ha ocupado el cargo dos veces anteriormente; a la fecha era vicepresidente de Recursos Humanos de Codelco.
The state mining company posted profits of US$1.3 billion for the first half, down US$486 million from 2013. Production rose to 877,000 fine metric tons.
The portfolio of projects for the period 2014-2023 is valued at US$105 billion, down from US$112 billion predicted previously.
The acquisition will create a group with approximately 45,000 employees, annual revenues of around C$10 billion and a backlog of approximately C$13 billion, according to 2013 figures.
Steel production rose to 476,656 tons.
Buenavista copper mine spilled 40,000 cubic meters of acidified copper sulfate.
The project consists of 50 turbines, has an installed capacity of 115MW and a useful life of almost 30 years.
The extractive sector’s combined projects total US$103.9 billion, representing 45% of planned investment, according to UNIP.