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U.S. relationships with Asia-Pacific region: A confluence of imperatives for Alaska

...from Alaska annually. In 2009, Sumitomo Metal Mining Co. and Sumitomo Corporation purchased full ownership of the Pogo gold mine. Japanese corporations have continued making significant investments in other mining projects across the state, and...
State OKs permits for Pogo gold mine

State regulators have issued all the permits needed for operators to begin work on the Pogo Mine near Delta Junction. Once federal permits are issued early next year, the consortium of companies proposing the $250 million mine would then decide whether to move forward.
Boom brings opportunities for miners, dilemmas for mines

...South Dakota, gave up a job in Montana to work at the Pogo gold mine outside Delta Junction. He said the pay is better and...which hit a 25-year high in May. Construction on the Pogo gold mine started in January 2004, and the mine poured its first...
Northwest Digest

Mine's complaints ruled legitimate FAIRBANKS - A complaint by the operator of Pogo Gold Mine over a contract with a Fairbanks utility has enough merit to warrant an investigation, the Regulatory Commission of Alaska has...
Companies renew interest in gold

FAIRBANKS - Interior Alaska saw a surge of new mining claims last year with prospects north of Big Delta near the Pogo Gold Mine leading the way. Sound off on the important issues at New mining claims around Fairbanks increased 53 percent last...
Delta Junction gold mine likely to get approval

FAIRBANKS - A draft environmental impact statement due in January likely will provide the go-ahead for the huge Pogo gold mine near Delta Junction, according to federal environmental regulators. "It's looking that way," said Bill Riley...
Fairbanks mining employment drops

...Mining employment in Fairbanks slipped the first three months of the year, the result of the end of construction at the Pogo gold mine near Delta Junction, officials said. Sound off on the important issues at The average number of mining and natural...
Learn from Interior mine dispute

...problems often warrant big solutions, and that's what happened with the positive outcome of the dispute over the Pogo gold mine's federal wastewater permit. This was one disagreement that the region could not afford to have drawn out, which...
Moose caught in power lines

...Mine Road. The moose apparently became tangled in electrical wires while the line, under construction to the Teck Pogo gold mine about 80 miles southeast of Fairbanks, was close to the ground. Workers noticed something wrong after tightening...
Mines aim to keep workers happy, reduce turnover

...6. The situation has now been turned around, and productivity levels are rising, according to managers of the Pogo gold mine, located east of Fairbanks, and the Greens Creek mine near Juneau. Pogo is an underground gold mine owned by Sumitomo...


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