Management, Operational and Cost Controls at Denison Mines Limited, Uranium Division

CIM Bulletin, 1963


The uranium. producing division of Denison Mines Limited operates a 6,000-ton-per-day integrated mining unit in the Algoma area of Ontario. The property is located approximately one and one-half miles from Highway 108, eight miles north of the town of Elliot Lake. The property was staked in 1953, diamond-drilled in •late 1954 and 1955, and put into production in 1957. Since that date, the operation has produced $250,000,000 worth of uranium oxide from approximately 11,000,000 tons of ore milled, and paid $18,000,000 in dividends to its shareholders.
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