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Mine collapse hits Freeport-McMoRan 2Q net income

Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. said Tuesday that its net income fell 32 percent in the second quarter as a mine collapse in Indonesia curtailed its gold production. Full story

Freeport Indonesia resumes underground mining, shipments

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Freeport McMoRan Copper and Gold Inc <FCX.N> has resumed copper shipments from its Grasberg mine in Indonesia as it restarts open-pit and underground mining, but expects output this year to drop by a fifth following a near two-month stoppage. Full story

Indonesia allows Freeport to restart underground mining

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Freeport McMoRan Copper and Gold Inc <FCX.N> received Indonesian government permission on Tuesday to resume underground operations at the world's second-biggest copper mine, nearly two months after a tunnel cave-in that killed 28 people. Full story

Analysis: CB&I has early-bird edge as U.S. approves LNG export plants

(Reuters) - Engineering companies like Chicago Bridge & Iron <CBI.N> and their shareholders are salivating at the prospect of more U.S. natural gas exports as regulators begin to sign off on the plants needed to move gas abroad. Full story

Freeport mine in Indonesia seen shut for two months: company

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia has told Freeport McMoRan Copper and Gold Inc it cannot resume production at its huge copper mine until the result of an investigation into an accident is complete, a government official said on Saturday, adding to doubt about how long the company can supply the metal. Full story

Freeport Indonesia union says new mine collapse, urges members to stop work

JAKARTA (Reuters) - A worker was fighting for his life after a new tunnel collapse on Friday at Freeport McMoRan Copper and Gold Inc's Indonesian mine, a union official said, calling on members to stop work at the huge copper mine after the second major accident in just over two weeks. Full story

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File photo of workers from Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc gathering during a protest near the mining area in Tembagapura
File photo of workers from Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc gathering during a protest near the mining area in Tembagapura

Workers from Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc gather during a protest over an accident where 39 workers attending an underground training were trapped when a tunnel collapsed, at Mile 72, near the mining area in Tembagapura of Papua province in this May 15, 2013 file photo. Freeport-McMoRan Copper

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A nest of invasive European green crabs uncovered by clammers along the edge of a clam flat is pictured in Freeport

A nest of invasive European green crabs uncovered by clammers along the edge of a clam flat is pictured in Freeport.

Freeport workers gather around the coffins of their colleagues who died from a tunnel collapse, in Timika of the Papua province
Freeport workers gather around the coffins of their colleagues who died from a tunnel collapse, in Timika of the Papua province

Freeport workers gather around the coffins of their colleagues who died from a tunnel collapse at the world's second largest copper mine run by Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc's Indonesian unit, before the bodies are sent to their home villages, in Timika of the Papua province, May 22, 2013. REUT