Orogrande Mine District Maintenance Project

Project Overview

This was a small construction project to repair a removable hatch on a vertical bat gate that was recently vandalized.  The site is located between Alamogordo, NM and El Paso, TX near the old mining village of Orogrande, NM.

Scope of Work

Figure 1: Site Location
Figure 2: Existing Structure
Figure 3: Swinging Hatch to be Constructed


AML 42.10 in a vandalized condition   AML 42.10 vandalized
swinging hatch being constructed    


NOTE: Administrative and Technical questions and/or comments contact: Mike Tompson at 505.476.3430 or e-mail

Year Completed:  2013
Project Manager:
Randall Armijo

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