Canadian Mining Journal


HudBay Minerals Inc


  • Feature

    Barrick Leads Top 40 List

    August 1, 2011 by Marilyn Scales

    The numbers have been crunched, the results tabulated, and CMJ is proud to announce this year’s top Canadian mining company is the world’s biggest gold producer, Barrick Gold. Thanks in part to the historic high price of gold, the company had…

  • News

    GOLD-BASE METAL DEVELOPMENT: HudBay commits to new concentrator at Lalor project

    July 6, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – HudBay Minerals of Toronto has completed the optimization study for its Lalor gold-copper-zinc project and decided to build a new concentrator and paste fill plant at the mine site near Snow Lake. Results of the study indicate that…

  • News

    COPPER RESOURCE: High grades at VMS’s Reed Lake deposit

    May 16, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – Vancouver-based VMS Ventures (30%) and partner HudBay Minerals (70%) of Toronto have filed a 43-101 report estimating that the Reed Lake polymetallic deposit near Snow Lake contains an indicated resource of 2.55 million tonnes that…

  • WATER TREATMENT: HudBay promises $2-M for plant in Snow Lake

    April 25, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA –  HudBay Minerals has committed $2 million to the Town of Snow Lake to assist funding the municipality’s portion of a new wastewater treatment plant. The total cost of the project is $7 million of which the municipality is…

  • News

    SHAFT SINKING: Redpath wins contract for Lalor ventilation shaft

    April 4, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – The Redpath Group of North Bay, ON, has been awarded the sinking contract for the ventilation shaft at HudBay’s Lalor gold-zinc mine near Snow Lake. Completion is expected by April 2012.

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    COPPER RESOURCES: Reed Lake shaping up for HudBay, VMS

    April 4, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – Joint venture partners VMS Ventures (30%) of Vancouver and HudBay Minerals (70%) of Toronto have released a 43-101 report for their Reed Lake polymetallic deposit near Snow Lake. In the indicated category, they estimate there are 2.6…

  • News

    PERSPECTIVE: Copper tops $10,000 per tonne

    February 3, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The price of copper set an all-time record on Feb. 3, surging above US$10,000 per tonne. Or if you prefer a manageable unit such as a pound, the price translates to over US$4.50/lb.

  • News

    ACQUISITION: HudBay sets sights on Norsemont

    January 10, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – HudBay Minerals has set its sights on acquiring Norsemont Mining in a cash and share deal worth $520 million. The deal will bring Norsemont’s Constancia copper development project in Peru into the HudBay portfolio. Its addition will…

  • News

    PERSPECTIVE: Copper to be hottest metal in 2011

    December 23, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Analysts are predicting the copper will be the hottest metal in 2011. And why not? The metal hit an all-time high of over US$4.27 per pound the week of Dec. 30, 2010. The rising copper price correlates positively with a healthy global…

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    ZINC-COPPER MINING: HudBay outlines production, spending plans for 2011

    December 13, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – HudBay Minerals is looking forward to next year with optimism and plans to produce between 70,000 and 90,000 tonnes of zinc plus 40,000 and 55,000 tonnes of copper. Reduced production at Trout Lake will be offset by a full year of…

  • News

    GOLD-ZINC DEVELOPMENT: Manitoba premiere attends Lalor project kick-off

    October 6, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – As the Lalor gold-zinc development gets underway, HudBay Minerals of Toronto held the project kick-…

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: HudBay, Orsa Ventures and Tamerlane

    August 15, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Toronto-based HudBay Minerals has made three key appointments. Long-time HudBay employee Tom Goodman has been …