Canadian Mining Journal


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  • News

    OIL SANDS: Fort Hills to produce first bitumen for Suncor, Teck, Total

    January 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – The Fort Hills oil sands project is ready to produce its first barrel of oil by the middle of this month, reports the operator Suncor Energy of Calgary. The project is located about 90 km north of Fort

  • News

    COPPER-ZINC: Teck buys out San Nicolas partner

    October 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MEXICO – Vancouver’s Teck Resources has bought out the 21% of the San Nicolas copper-zinc project owned by Goldcorp, making Teck the sole owner of the project in Zacatecas. Goldcorp will receive US$50 million for its share. The arrangement allows

  • News

    BOOK: Keevil pens memoir, “Never Rest on Your Ores”

    September 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Teck Resources and McGill-Queen’s University Press are jointly publishing a new book, “Never Rest on Your Ores: Building a Mining Company One stone at a Time”. Written by Teck chairman Norman B. Keevil, the book is a lively

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Great Panther Silver, Osisko Metals, and Teck

    August 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The new president and CEO of Great Panther Silver in Vancouver is Jim Bannantine, effective Aug. 16, 2017. He was most recently the chief executive of Aura Minerals. Bannantine replaces Robert Archer, a co-founder of the Great Panther, who will

  • POWER: BC Hydro to buy Teck’s share of Waneta Dam

    August 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – BC Hydro has exercised its right of first offer to buy out Teck Resources’ two-thirds interest in the Waneta hydroelectric dam in Trail. Hydro has agreed to pay $1.2 billion, matching an earlier offer from Fortis Inc.

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    AWARDS: Corporate Knights names 50 best corporate citizens

    June 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Corporate Knights has once more released its annual list of the Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada. Several mining companies that take social responsibility seriously made the cut. Here they are: Cameco Corp. No.5 (with an overall score

  • ZINC-LEAD: Teck sells interest in Waneta Dam for $1.2B

    May 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Teck Resources has agreed to sell its two-thirds interest in the Waneta hydroelectric dam and related transmission assets to Fortis Inc. for $1.2 billion cash. Power from the Waneta Dam is used at Teck’s Trail, B.C.,

  • News

    COPPER: High water halts mining at Highland Valley

    May 8, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Teck Resources of Vancouver says that unusual spring weather conditions and rapid snow melt have resulted in flooding to parts of the Lornex and Valley open pits at the Highland Valley Copper operations. Mining has been temporarily

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    BIGGEST: MINING.com lists 50 largest miners by capitalization

    April 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Thanks to the diligent work of MINING.com and IntelligenceMine, we now have a list of the world’s largest mining companies by capitalization (reported in U.S. dollars). “At the end of the first quarter this year the top 50

  • News

    OIL SANDS: Fort Hills on track for production late this year

    February 9, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – The new Fort Hills oil sands project was 76% complete at the end of last year, putting it on track to begin producing oil late in  2017. The project is owned 50.8% by Suncor Energy (the operator), 20.0%

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    GOLD: New Gold signs El Morro streaming deal with Goldcorp

    February 8, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO and VANCOUVER – New Gold has agreed to sell its 4% gold stream from the El Morro deposit to Goldcorp for $65 million in cash. The El Morro deposit is part of NuevaUnion project, a 50:50 joint venture of

  • Feature

    Top 10 most important mine builders in Canadian history

    February 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

      As Canada celebrates the 150th anniversary of the signing of Confederation this year, it is a great time to remember the enormous contributions the mineral sector has made to our past and highlight the Top 10 Mining Men in