(Facility) Buick Smelter

Plant in Iron county in Missouri, United States with commodities Copper, Lead, Smelter, Silver, Zinc, Smelter

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10220090
MAS/MILS ID 0290930009
Record type Site
Current site name (Facility) Buick Smelter
Alternate or previous names Amax-Homestake Buick Smelter

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Plant
Geographic coordinates: -91.13183, 37.63426 (WGS84)
Elevation 427
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Missouri Iron

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Lead, Smelter Primary
Silver Secondary
Zinc, Smelter Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Plant (1) -91.13183, 37.63426

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Processing Plant
Development status Plant
Commodity type Metallic
Significant Yes
Plant type Smelter

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Operator
    Owner Doe Run Co.
    Home office Missouri
    Year 1994
  • Type Owner
    Owner Renco Group 30 Rockefeller Plaza, Ny, Ny 10112
    Interest 100
    Home office New York
    Year 1994

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0290930009

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    EMJ 1974 DIRECTORY: MINE CAPACITY 4830 TPD. SMELTER CAPACITY

  • Deposit

    140000 TPY

  • Deposit

    EMJ 1974 DIRECTORY: MINE CAPACITY 4830 TPD SMELTER & SULFUR

  • Deposit

    ACID PLANT CAP-50000 TPD

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 07-OCT-96 Missouri Department Of Natural Resources Mc U.S. Bureau of Mines