Cyanco Resumes Cyanide Production after Hurricane Harvey

September 7, 2017 Cyanco update on its operations following Hurricane Harvey: Cyanco has fully resumed cyanide production in its Alvin, Texas facility The Port of Houston has reopened and shipping operations resumed with no restrictions for vessels (typically used for sodium cyanide shipments) Road and rail routes have been restored and product can be loaded…

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Cyanco’s Cadillac Sodium Cyanide Terminal Recertified Under ICMC

April 7, 2017 The International Cyanide Management Institute (ICMI) announced today that Cyanco’s sodium cyanide transloading terminal in Quebec, Canada has been recertified in full compliance with the International Cyanide Management Code (Cyanide Code). The Cadillac sodium cyanide transloading terminal was initially certified in full compliance with the Cyanide Code in January 2007, and was…

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Cyanco Delivers Solution Sodium Cyanide to Colorado Mine

March 17, 2017 CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Cyanco is now delivering cyanide to Newmont Mining Corp.’s Cripple Creek and Victor Mines (Colorado) from a new terminal in Cheyenne, Wyoming. The solution sodium cyanide comes from Cyanco’s Winnemucca plants via Union Pacific rail cars. Then TransWood transfers the sodium cyanide at the terminal to the trucks that…

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Cyanco Joins Aurora Gold Mine to Educate Locals in Guyana about Cyanide Incident Response Best Practices

March 9, 2017 Cyanco’s Environment, Health, Safety and Security Director Max Jones explaining the Incident Command System The need for a coordinated response  approach in the event of a cyanide spill in Guyana was underscored when Aurora Gold Mine (AGM) hosted an emergency response seminar on Wednesday. The seminar, which brought together representatives from government…

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Cyanco’s Cheyenne Transload Facility Certified Under International Cyanide Management Code

February 02, 2017 The International Cyanide Management Institute (ICMI) announced today that Cyanco’s Cheyenne Transload Facility in Cheyenne, Wyoming, was pre-operationally certified in compliance with the International Cyanide Management Code (the Cyanide Code). ICMI has received and accepted a Detailed Audit Findings Report prepared by an independent professional third-party auditor who evaluated Cyanco’s Cheyenne Transload…

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A solid new cyanide solution for Africa

HOUSTON – Jan 2, 2014 – Cyanco, the largest global producer of sodium cyanide with a total capacity of 148,000 metric tons, is pleased to announce its strategic new partnership for Africa with Nowata Limited a Metallurgical Consultancy and Mining Reagent Supplier, a distributor with a 30-year history of delivering cyanide across the continent. Focusing…

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Cyanco announces plans to build a new sodium cyanide plant at Ascend’s site in Alvin, Texas

HOUSTON – April 27, 2011 – Cyanco Holding Corporation (“Cyanco”) and Ascend Performance Materials (“Ascend”) today announce plans for Cyanco to construct a new 55,000 metric ton per year sodium cyanide plant at Ascend’s Alvin, Texas site. Cyanco and Ascend have executed long-term agreements under which Ascend will supply hydrogen cyanide, utilities and services to…

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Cyanco announces completion of Nevada expansion

1888 days ago RENO – April 25, 2011 – Cyanco Holding Corporation (“Cyanco”) announced today that it completed two expansion projects at its sodium cyanide plant in Winnemucca, Nevada, thereby increasing total production capacity from 40,000 to 70,000 tonnes per year. This completes the company’s effort, which was initiated two years ago, to increase Cyanco’s…

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