University Professor Emma Sepulveda has mentored hundreds of students during her academic career at UNR, but she never thought that she would have the opportunity to mentor a Chilean miner’s daughter. Her name was Scarlette Sepulveda (no relation) and her dream was to go back to school one day, get a college degree, and learn to speak English. (more…)
Nevada Cement Company in Fernley, NV, has been awarded by Barrick Gold of North America a three year cement supply contract. Barrick Gold has been in the mining business since 1983 and is the largest gold mining company by production and reserves. Nevada Cement will be supplying product to various Barrick Gold properties throughout the northern Nevada region.
The mining industry in Nevada has been beneficial to the support industries involved. Since the economic downturn gold mines have been the driving economic force in northern Nevada. This three year cement supply contract helps sustainable employment at Nevada Cement. Nevada Cement values the mining industry as we are a mining company and supplier.
Nevada Cement has been a longstanding and active member of the Nevada Mining Association. We value our customer base and are always looking for ways to expand our relationships with all those involved in the construction and mining industry