BRIEF-Xtract says underground ops at Chepica gold and copper mine to restart on Dec. 29

martes 29 de diciembre de 2015 03:09 GYT

Dec 29 (Reuters) - Xtract Resources Plc

* Two fatal accidents occurred on surface within gold processing plant at Chepica gold and copper mine in Chile on 24 December 2015

* After relevant authorities were notified of fatal accidents Inspector of Mines stopped all work on mine on 24 December 2015

* Underground mining operations will be allowed to recommence on 29 December 2015

* Fatal accidents occurred when an individual undertaking training at mine entered a restricted area without necessary safety equipment for unexplained reasons

* Inspector of Mines has now completed an investigation into fatal accidents and found that neither mine nor any of its workers were negligent Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: