ACOJE MINES: THE STORY OF ACOJE
Aug 10, 2007· The Acoje Mining Company was organized in 1935 to take over and operate the present group of claims, located in the municipality of Santa Cruz, Province of Zambales Philippines Islands. These claims were located by a group of prospectors during the big mining Boom that existed in the Islands just previous date.
[Press Release] Nickel mines blamed for mud floods in Sta ...
Oct 25, 2015· Nickel mines blamed for mud floods in Sta Cruz, Zambales after Typhoon Lando Locals, anti mining groups urge DENR-MGB to cancel mining contracts Sta Cruz, Zambales – Thick red mud attributed to nickel mining continue to flood homes and streets of several barangays in the mining-host municipality of Sta Cruz, Zambales after Typhoon Lando passed…
Zambales mines: A history of questionable practices | The ...
Case in point: Zambales. 2012: destructive mining In 2012, the Movement for the Protection of the Environment (Move Now!), accompanied by farmer and activist groups, went on a fact-finding mission on the effects of mining on communities in Sta. Cruz Zambales.
Santa Cruz, Zambales nickel mining impacts sustainable ...
To date, because of the nickel mining: Sta. Cruz, Zambales is losing 8,000 tons of palay (rice paddy) production annually worth Php 200-million (US$5M). It has also suffered an estimated loss of Php 20-million (US$ 0.5M) from fish production in three major rivers and at least Php 30-million (or US$0.75M) (each hectare earning a net of Php ...
SC issues writ vs 5 mining firms - The Manila Times Online
The respondents to the petition are Benguet Corporation Nickel Mines Inc. (BNMI), Eramen Minerals Inc. (EMI), LNL Archipelago Minerals Inc. (LAMI), Zambales Diversified Metals Corp. (ZDMC) and Shangfil Mining and Trading Corp. The petition was filed by concerned citizens of Sta. Cruz (Zambales) in connection with alleged mining practices.
Sta. Cruz, Zambales mining company denies supply of ...
Aug 08, 2016· UNTV tried to reach Benguetcorp Nickel Mines Incorporated for their side of the issue but their representatives refused to give interviews. (JOSHUA ANTONIO/UNTV NEWS & RESCUE) The post Sta. Cruz, Zambales mining company denies supply of …
1,500 workers deplore closure of 4 mining sites in Zambales
Aug 11, 2014· Around 1,500 mining workers deplored the closure of four mining sites in the province and sought for the protection of their rights as workers. The closure of the four mining firms, which was ordered by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), after waters off Sta. Cruz, Zambales,
Two firms lose license to mine in Zambales - CNN Philippines
Jul 09, 2016· Two firms lose license to mine in Zambales By ... were suspended in Sta. Cruz, Zambales on Friday. ... BenguetCorp Nickel Mines and Zambales Diversified Metals must also address issues with their ...
Zambales protesters’ Christmas wish: Close 4 mining firms ...
Residents affected by destructive nickel-mining operations in Sta. Cruz, Zambales have one wish this Christmas: Close the four mining companies in their town. Locals who are members of various rights groups there have vowed to continue their protest actions even during the holidays, until the Department of Environment and Natural Resources ...
Study says Zambales ‘red’ flood possibly linked to mining ...
“These mining companies have the historical records of violating environmental standards.” By DEE AYROSO Bulatlat.com. MANILA – A group of environmentalists and scientists has released the result of a study which links last year’s massive “red” flood in Zambales province to the open-pit mining in Sta. Cruz …
mining | Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism
ZAMBALES is not new to mining. Acoje Mining dug for chromite in Sta Cruz for 75 years beginning in the 1930s. In 1934, Benguet Corporation began to extract chromite from the mountains of nearby Masinloc town, and continued doing so for half a century.
Nickel Mines in the Philippines - PANDI Claims Management ...
Pax Libera Mining Inc. However, all nickel ore mining companies in the Philippines excluding the mining firms in Zambales are continuously producing, shipping and operating as usual at present time after filing an appeal to the Office of the President, and with the recent replacement of the appointed head of the DENR, the agency has shifted to ...
Mining Disasters in Zambales and Eastern Samar ...
This is why residents of Sta. Cruz, Zambales found it necessary to line up on the highway and block the trucks that come and go into the mining sites, only to be dispersed by armed personnel. This is why community in Manicani Island set up a blockade against the heavy equipment, resulting to the death of one mining worker, and one community leader.
SC stops Zambales mines; Chinese ‘invaders’ socked ...
Jul 24, 2013· The Zambales nickel miners in Masinloc and Sta. Cruz towns use sophisticated excavators, crushers, loaders, and explosives. Thousands of dump trucks laden with ore line up the national highway and ...
After crackdown, PH plans fresh mining curbs » Manila ...
A truck loads rocks and soil containing nickel-ore minerals into a barge in the mining town of Sta Cruz Zambales in northern Philippines February 8, 2017. (REUTERS/Erik De Castro/File Photo/ Manila Bulletin) ... The nickel mining operations of a subsidiary of second-ranked Global Ferronickel Holdings Inc cover 4,376 hectares.
DMCCI MINING CORP. IN BOLITOC,STA.CRUZ,ZAMBALES - YouTube
Apr 21, 2008· Bolitoc, Sta. Cruz, Zambales. A3 UNA is a holder of a small-scale mining permit and, as such, is only allowed to extract not more than 50,000 metric tons of nickel ore annually.
Mining mayhem triggers eco-disaster in Zambales ...
STA. CRUZ, ZAMBALES – Nickel is not doing too well in the world market these days, but residents here do not seem to mind, even though nickel has become one of this town’s major revenue earners. That’s because whenever nickel commands top dollar, red dust smothers the town’s main highway and ...
No to Mining in Palawan - facebook.com
Hiding behind the threat of arms and the veil of legitimacy provided by the Aquino government, DMCI, ZDMC, BNMI, and Nickel Mining, have continued to prosper at the expense of the Zambalenos. Most recently, the provincial government has issued a moratorium against mining in Sta. Cruz, Zambales.
Zambales - Wikipedia
Barretto, Olongapo which focus to the southern part of Zambales and Sta. Cruz, Zambales which focus on the northern part of Zambales. they value Christian Character like any other Catholic Schools as a Christ-centered but competing institution. they offer academic programs within their reach.
SC issues writ on Zambales mining | Inquirer News
Jun 22, 2016· SC issues writ on Zambales mining. By: ... issued a writ of kalikasan in favor of a community in Sta. Cruz, Zambales province, who had accused five mining …
Contratistas De Dmci Mining Zambales - turnkeyproject.eu
Also, DMCI Mining has increased: 4/5. issues on nickel mining in sta cruz zambales . Chatear con ventas. A view of nickel ore stockpiles at DMCI Mining . A view of nickel ore stockpiles at DMCI Mining Corporation's mine in Sta Cruz Zambales in northern Philippines February 7, . …
Environmental destruction continues in Zambales due to ...
Last January 3, 2018, the CA issued its decision not to grant an Environmental Protection Order (EPO) to stop nickel mining in the town of Sta. Cruz in Zambales. The petition was filed by the Concerned Citizens of Sta. Cruz (CCOS), a community organization based in the province.
CA junks plea for writ of kalikasan vs. Zambales mining ...
Jan 28, 2018· MANILA-- The Court of Appeals (CA) denied the motion for reconsideration filed by some residents of Sta. Cruz, Zambales to reverse its earlier ruling denying their petition for the issuance of a writ of kalikasan with permanent environmental protection order (PEPO) against all mining operations in …
Mining, Bane NOT Boom in Sta. Cruz, Zambales - YouTube
Jan 20, 2014· Since the nickel mining operations started several years ago, unprecedented environmental destruction affecting several thousands of farmers and fisherfolks happened. However, in …
Mining (Coal and Nickel) - DMCI Holdings Inc.
It involves surface mining and direct shipping of nickel laterite ore and is conducted through simple benching operation using excavators and trucks in Sta. Cruz and Candelaria, Zambales. In October 2012, DMCI Mining acquired 17% stake of Daintree Resources Limited in Toledo Mining …
Residents urge Zambales gov't to stop provincial mining ...
Residents urge Zambales gov't to stop provincial mining operations. The appeal is submitted by Concerned Citizens of Sta. Cruz, Zambales (CCOS) and other Peoples’ Organizations in the area who ...
Zambales residents seek mining halt in province | Philstar.com
Jan 08, 2018· Earlier, the CA issued its decision not to grant an Environmental Protection Order (EPO) to stop nickel mining in the town of Sta. Cruz in Zambales which was filed by the Concerned Citizens of Sta ...
SC to Zambales mining firms: Prove you're not harming ...
SC to Zambales mining firms: Prove you're not harming environment (UPDATED) The Supreme Court finds merit in the petition filed by the residents of Zambales, who say mining operations have caused ...
Closure of Zambales mines affects local economy - Manila ...
Closure of Zambales mines affects local economy ... Economic losses mounted and crime rate rose in the mining town of Sta. Cruz, Zambales, as some 3,000 displaced workers and families failed to find decent jobs after the government suspended nickel mining operations last year. ... A coalition of miners and mining workers from four nickel mining ...
Drone captures sorry state of Zambales mountains allegedly ...
Aug 08, 2016· A statement by Zambales governor, Amor Deloso became hot topic when he revealed that the Chinese government is allegedly using Philippine soil extracted from the mountains of Sta. Cruz, Zambales to build their artificial islands on Scarborough Shoal. UNTV News & Rescue travelled to Zambales to personally