Canadian Mining Journal


HudBay Minerals Inc


  • News

    COPPER STUDY: Reed PFS looks at 1,300 t/d longhole open stoping

    May 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – The pre-feasibility study of the Reed copper deposit near Snow Lake demonstrates that indicated resources can be converted to reserves and that production by longhole open stoping at a rate of 1,300 t/d is economically viable….

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    FINANCING: HudBay to issue notes worth $400-M

    May 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – HudBay Minerals has announced its intention to offer senior unsecured notes in the aggregate principal amount of US$400 million. They will be due in 2020. The company’s brief news release said it intends to use the…

  • News

    Foran jumps into action in Saskatchewan

    May 2, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    FLIN FLON, Manitoba — Foran Mining is gaining steam at its flagship McIlvenna Bay volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) project in east-central Saskatchewan, west of Flin Flon, MB.

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    COPPER STUDY: Reed PFS puts start-up in Q3 2013

    April 2, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – Start-up of the Reed copper underground mine could come as early as Q3 2013, according to the pre-feasibility study prepared for Toronto’s HudBay Minerals (operator and 70% owner) and Vancouver’s VMS Ventures (30%…

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    CORPORATE IMAGE: HudBay aligns all operations under single brand

    February 27, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – HudBay Minerals Inc. is uniting all of its operations under the HudBay brand to position itself for continued growth and expansion. The move to a single brand was made to align new projects and acquisitions and to strengthen…

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    FUNDING: Northern Shield to get $2.5-M boost from HudBay

    January 31, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    OTTAWA  – Northern Shield Resources has entered into private placement with HudBay Minerals of Toronto. HudBay will buy 11.3 million units of Northern Shield at a price of $0.22/unit for gross proceeds will be $2.5 million. When the deal…

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    VMS DEVELOPMENT: Bulk sampling next at Reed copper deposit

    January 26, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – The Manitoba government has approved the advanced exploration permit, closure plan and development plans for the Reed copper joint venture of Toronto-based HudBay Minerals (70%) and Vancouver-based VMS Ventures (30%). The exploration…

  • Feature

    Getting Ready

    October 1, 2011 by Russell Noble

    Snow Lake will soon be living up to its name as another Manitoba winter sets in, but regardless of the weather, it won’t slow things down for HudBay Minerals as it pushes on to get its $704-million Lalor project to start initial production by…

  • Feature

    Truck Size and Speed

    October 1, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Sustainability is achieved when the least amount of energy exerted results in the greatest productivity outcome.

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    UNDERGROUND TRUCK: MT6020 cuts costs for HudBay

    September 15, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA  – Sustainability is achieved when the least amount of energy exerted results in the greatest productivity outcome. This philosophy is key to the management at HudBay Mineral’s Chisel North zinc mine near Snow Lake. The company…

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: BioteQ, Coal Association, First Nickel and HudBay

    September 13, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BioteQ Environmental Technologies of Vancouver has named Jonathan Wilkinson its CEO. He will join the company on Oct. 11, 2011, replacing retiring CEO, Brad Marchant.

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    NICKEL SALE: HudBay unloads Guatemalan ferro-nickel project

    August 8, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    GUATEMALA – Toronto-based HudBay Minerals announced the sale of its Fenix ferro-nickel project to the Russians. The Solway Group has agreed to pay US$140 million in cash at closing and US$30 million upon the satisfaction of certain conditions…