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Kennecott's Madison drilling delayed

Rio Tinto subsidiary Kennecott Exploration is set to start an expanded exploration drilling campaign on the Madison copper-gold project in Montana as soon as COVID-19-related restrictions ease, pushing the start of the campaign out by a couple of months to mid-July.

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Rio Tinto's Kennecott will soon start an expanded exploration drilling campaign at the Madison copper-gold project, Montana

The Rio Tinto unit is earning up to a 70% interest in Madison, which is being acquired from Madison Metals by American Pacific Mining. That transaction is set to close on June 22.