Country Argentina 
Province Jujuy
Close to Salvador de jujuy
Surface 113 km² / 28,019 acres
Latitude / Longitude 22 S 41 / 66 W 29
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Produces Silver - Tin - Zinc -
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Risk and valuation analysis of the PIRQUITAS Project
Status Risk : Production
Country Risk : Moderate
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Title(s) of the PIRQUITAS Project
Silver Standard Resources Inc.
Owner: 100%
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Silver Standard Resources, though its wholly owned subsidiary Sunshine Argentina, Inc. (Sunshine) owns the mining properties and related real estate located in the Rinconada Department, Province of Jujuy, Republic of Argentina. Sunshine acquired th more...
Location of the PIRQUITAS Project
The Pirquitas Project is located in an historic mining district and is accessible by public roads. The Pirquitas Project is located approximately 850 kilometers by road from the port of Antofagasta in Chile and approximately 2,000 kilometers by road from the port of Buenos Aires in Argentina.
History of the PIRQUITAS Project
The Pirquitas area saw production from 1933 to 1990; dredging of tin placers occurred from 1933 to 1949, while underground exploitation of tin-silver deposits began in 1936 and continued through 1990. It is estimated that during these periods, 27,3 more...
Production history
SILVER (oz)6,302,000
1/7/2016(Silver Standard)Reports Production Records at Marigold and Pirquitas
4/17/2012(Silver Standard)Provides Q1 2012 Pirquitas Operations and Corporate Update
1/12/2012(Silver Standard)Provides Update on 2011 Pirquitas Operations and Announces 2...
6/14/2011(Silver Standard)Pirquitas Operations Update
Exploration and drilling
12/24/2011(Silver Standard)Files NI 43-101 Technical Report for Pirquitas Mineral Resou...
10/25/2011(Silver Standard)Pirquitas Ball Mill and Sales Contract Update
9/27/2011(Silver Standard)Pirquitas Mill Shutdown and Update
1/10/2011(Silver Standard)Pirquitas Achieves 2010 Production Goal
6/9/2010(Silver Standard)Pirquitas Mine and Exploration Project Update
2/10/2010(Silver Standard)Pirquitas Mine and Project Development Update
12/11/2009(Silver Standard)Pirquitas Silver Mine Production Guidance for 2010
12/7/2009(Silver Standard)Pirquitas Silver Mine Achieves Commercial Production
4/8/2009(Silver Standard)President of Argentina Inaugurates Pirquitas Mine
2/18/2009(Silver Standard)s Pirquitas Project
5/14/2008(Silver Standard)Increases Pirquitas Silver Reserves by 43%
1/8/2008(Cardero Res.)Options Mina Pirquitas Silver Project, Juyuy Province, Argen...
Discoveries and Drilling Results
9/21/2015(Silver Standard)Intersects High Grade Silver Mineralization at the Pirquitas...
9/11/2012(Silver Standard)Reports Silver and Zinc Mineralized Intercepts From Three Ta...
7/25/2012(Silver Standard)Reports Significant Silver and Zinc Mineralization in the Co...
11/26/2007(Silver Standard)Increases Pirquitas Reserves by 27% and Updates Capex
Data last updated on : 12/31/2009
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