About Us

Because we are much more than copper, we lead a business of excellence with passion in order to build a better society.

What We Do

We operate one of the world’s largest copper deposits with an approach based on risk management and safety in order to develop a world-class mining operation.

Our People

We strive constantly to maintain constructive relations of permanent collaboration with our employees, providing opportunities for meeting and communication and fostering dialogue and mutual respect.

Sustainability

Sustainability is the Company’s central pillar and the framework which guides the way it does business and applies at all levels of the organisation, including people, projects, operations, installations and products

Communities

Collahuasi’s social investment focuses on areas such as education, local development, the promotion of tourism, conservation of heritage and the environment and the health of people where it can make a sustained contribution over time.

Collahuasi Educational Foundation

Collahuasi has channelled an important part of its social investment in recent years through the Educational Foundation it created in 2009.

Collahuasi at a glance

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    Energy

    The Pozo Almonte Solar photovoltaic plant (25 MW) supplies up to 13% of Collahuasi’s current electricity consumption during daylight hours.

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    Social Investment

    85% of social investment devoted to education, local development and job creation.

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    Copper

    455,320 tonnes of copper produced in 2015; 7.9% of Chile’s total output.

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    Educational Foundation

    28 educational establishments in the Tarapacá Region are supported by the Collahuasi Educational Foundation.

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    Efficient

    In 2015, we continued to be efficient in the use of water resources, with a 79.4% recycling rate at the concentrator plant.

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    GDP

    We contributed the equivalent of 17% of the Tarapacá Region’s GDP and 0.7% of Chile’s GDP in 2015.

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    Jobs 23,000

    Through the creation of direct and indirect jobs, we had a positive impact on over 23,000 people around the country in 2015.

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    Carbon Footprint

    We are the only mining company in Chile to assure its carbon footprint.

Línea Abierta Ley 20.393

Highlights

Sensible Fallecimiento Trabajador Empresa Colaboradora Eleccon: Raúl Muñoz Cañoles (Q.E.P.D.)

Con mucho pesar, comunicamos el sensible fallecimiento de Raúl Muñoz Cañoles (Q.E.P.D) de nuestra empresa colaboradora Eleccon, a la edad de 35 años.

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Raúl Codoceo expone sus dibujos en sala de arte Casa Collahuasi

“Asociaciones ilícitas para quebrar la Realidad” es el nombre de la muestra de trabajos que durante junio estará presente en sala de arte Casa Collahuasi.

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Más de seis mil personas visitaron Museo Esmeralda el 21 de Mayo

Más de 6.000 visitantes llegaron hasta el Museo “Corbeta Esmeralda” el 21 de Mayo, jornada en que la reproducción a escala real del buque del Comandante Prat y su heroica dotación, como ya se ha hecho tradición, abrió al público con acceso gratuito con motivo de las conmemoraciones de las Glorias Navales y su sexto […]

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Consejo asesor empresarial entrega plan anual de trabajo para especialidad industrial de liceo de Pica

Transmitir a los estudiantes los estándares del trabajo en el contexto industrial de Faena, forma parte del plan anual del Consejo Asesor Empresarial (CAE) de la especialidad de Mecánica Industrial con mención en mantenimiento electromecánico, del Liceo Padre Alberto Hurtado de Pica.

Images of Tarapacá and Collahuasi

  • Parinas
  • Camión tolva
  • Fiesta La Tirana
  • Liceo Minero
  • Panorámica faena mina
  • Oficina Salitrera Santa Laura
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  • Catados cobre
  • Bailes tinkus Camiña
  • Fase II Chancador Correas
  • Amanecer altiplano
  • Plan-Forestacion-Patache
  • Monjitas puerto Patache
  • Molino Planta Concentradora
  • Escuela San Andrés, Pica
  • Mina Rosario, vista aérea
  • Iglesia Isluga
  • Faenas Mina
  • Electrobtencion
  • Vista Planta Concentradora
  • Vicuñas en quebrada Jachu Ujina
  • Supervisor planta concentradora
  • Amanecer en desierto
  • Pescador de Chanavayita
  • Museo corbeta Esmeralda
  • Geoglifos Tamentica
  • Taller mecánico
  • Danza carnaval Mamiña
  • Track shop, Mina Rosario
  • Campamento La Grande, Rosario
  • Topografo en terreno
  • Cancha Guatacondo
  • Operador Camión Tolva
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  • Trabajadoras
  • Calle Baquedano, Iquique
  • Operaciones Mina Rosario
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  • Punta Patache, vista aérea