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Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mine (Cresson Mine)
The Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mine, or Cresson Mine, is a gold mine located near the town of Victor, in the Cripple Creek mining district in the US state of Colorado. It is the largest current producer of gold in Colorado. It is fully owned and operated by AngloGold Ashanti through its subsidiary, the Cripple Creek
& Victor Gold Mining Company, CC&V.
The mine is an open pit operation. The gold is recovered from the ore by heap leaching. CC&V's heap leach pad is one of the biggest in the world.
Source: Wikipedia, Cripple Creek
& Victor Gold Mine.
Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.
Headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa, the company has 21 operations on 4 continents and a number of exploration programmes in both the established and new gold-producing regions of the world.