Mount Isa Mines is the second largest copper producer in Australia and a key asset in Glencores global mining portfolio. We produce copper at our Enterprise and X41 underground mines in Mount Isa, which form some of the largest networks of underground mine development in the world.
Who owns Mount Isa mine?
Glencore Mount Isa Mines/Parent organizations
What industry is Mount Isa in?
Industry in the city is based around Glenores Mount Isa Mines, one of the worlds top ten producers of lead, copper, silver and zinc and one of the top two largest copper mining and smelter operations in the country.
Is it safe to live in Mount Isa?
The Queensland Government has always maintained the mining city is a safe place to live, but Health Minister Steven Miles conceded that having a population on the doorstop of a mining operation is far from perfect.
Can you drink the tap water in Mount Isa?
Is Mount Isas water safe to drink? Yes. Mount Isas water is safe. The Mount Isa Water Board conducts more than 10,000 water-quality tests per year to ensure the water meets Australian Drinking Water Guidelines.
Whats it like to live in Mount Isa?
Mt Isa is a good country town for families. It has a fantastic family fun park, great swimming pool as well as lots of activities for parents and kids. Mt Isa has quality resturants and bars. Overall I loved my time living in Mt Isa.