ArgentinaDon Otto

General Information

Country Argentina
Facility Location (Site) Don Otto Mining and Mill
Province Salta
Data Source IAEA Technical Meeting on NFCIS, 2008
IAEA Ref. No. 436 - MILL
Last Update 2008-11-12  
Last Source Date 2008-11-12  

Activity

Facility Type Uranium Ore Processing
Design Capacity 40 t U/year
Status Stand by 
Scale Commercial 
Start of Operation 1964 
Permanent end of Operation 1981 
Remarks  

Process

Process Heap Leaching / IX 
Feed Material Heap Leaching / IX 
Product Material Heap Leaching / IX 

Company Information

Ownership 70 %, Comision Nacional de Energia Atomica (CNEA)

 

30 %, Private Industry 

 

 
Operator Comision Nacional de Energia Atomica (CNEA)
Website  
Ref. No. Source Year
1316  IAEA Technical Meeting on NFCIS  2008 
1286  "Worldwide U3O8 Producer Profiles", NAC International Fuel Trac Topical Report, September 2003.  2003 
1279  OECD NUCLEAR ENERGY AGENCY, INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY, Uranium 2001 - Resources, Production and Demand, OECD, Paris (2002) ("The Red Book")  2002 
1077  Worldwide U3O8 Producer Profiles", NAC International Fuel Trac Topical Report, December 1999.  1999 
1031  NAC INTERNATIONAL, Fuel Trac, August 1999.  1999 
790  "Worldwide U3O8 Producer Profiles", NAC International Fuel Trac Topical Report, September 1998.  1998 
773  NAC INTERNATIONAL, Fuel Trac, August 1998.  1998 
673  OECD NUCLEAR ENERGY AGENCY, INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY, Uranium 1997 - Resources, Production and Demand, OECD, Paris (1998) ("The Red Book").  1998 
464  "World nuclear industry handbook", Nucl. Eng. Int., 1997  1997 
418  INTERNATIONAL ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY, 1994 Questionnaire on Nucl. Fuel Cycle Facilities in Member States.  1994 

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