Category - News

5
Jun

Another Succesfull Triathlon on the Mining Company access road

On May 28th the DASIA TRIATHLON 2017 was held. The bikers used the entrance road of the Mijnmaatschappij for their race.  

13
Dec

Mijnmaatschappij active for more than a century

Mijnmaatschappij meer dan een eeuw actief Bovenste beste kwaliteit zand, steenslagen fosfaat komt van boven uit Tafelberg De 197 meter Tafelberg bij de voormalige plantage Santa Barbara in oostelijk Curaçao geldt al sinds eeuwen als een baken voor de zeevaart. Voor de economie van het eiland is deze Tafelberg al meer dan een eeuw een …

13
Dec

New Introduction video

20
Oct

New CAT Quarry truck in Service

The Mining Company Curacao added a new piece of equipment to guarantee high value products for the growing local and Export market. This Caterpillar truck is so wide, it can only be used in the open mine pit and can haul 38 tons of rocks with ease.

28
Jul

Site visit Santa Rosa Limeworks ltd. Trinidad

On July 27 Mr. Andrew Fredericks and his wife Deborah were on a site visit at the Mining Company Curacao to inspect the first shipment of a new product tailored to the design criteria of their Lime kiln in Trinidad. After some years of testing, Mining Company Curacao invested in  additional screen equipment to be …

13
May

New Vessel for Bulk Export

Mining Company Curacao had the privilege this week to be the first to use a new comer in the self discharge bulk vessel fleet in the Caribbean. This vessel has a load capacity of 3700 mton of bulk material. A volvo Excavator on tracks can discharge up to 450 mt/hr. Her first job is exporting …

7
Jan

New ANFO Mix truck in 2015

In 2015 the mining Company Curacao started using a new system to mix Amonium Nitrate for theire blasting activities. A new mixing truck was imported from the US for this purpose.   Also Mr Cesar Santis did his first blast under supervision of Mr. Guiseppe LoFoWong (blasting expert at  MijnMaatschappij Curacao )