Key Facts

Production Started: 2005
Mining Method: Open Pit
Processing Technology: Heap Leach Plant
Expected Mine Life: 25 years

Lagunas Norte is a traditional open-pit truck-shovel heap leach operation that has been in continuous production since 2005. Up until June 2021, the mine has been operated by Barrick Gold Corporation and has produced over 10 Moz of gold.

Under Boroo’s ownership the property is expected to produce around 4 Moz of gold, with a life of mine of 25 years.