Canadian Mining Journal


Copper Mountain Mining Corporation


  • News

    MINE OPENING: Ceremony held for Copper Mountain

    August 29, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – On Aug. 18, 2011, Copper Mountain Mining held the official opening ceremony for the Copper Mountain open pit mine, 15 km southwest of Princeton. About 1,700 people attended, enjoying a look at the pit from a special outlook…

  • Feature

    Red Metal Gets Hot Reception

    August 1, 2011 by Russell Noble

    Copper may end up on some “hot” lists thanks to its popularity with thieves but there’s certainly nothing criminal about how Copper Mountain Mining is stealing headlines around the world now that its Copper Mountain Mine has gone into production

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    COPPER MINING: Copper Mountain ships first concentrate to port

    July 12, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver’s Copper Mountain Mining made the first shipment of copper concentrate from its new mine near Princeton to the port of Vancouver. The concentrate is transported in 50-tonne super B train truck units. Port facilities…

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    COPPER MINING: Copper Mountain commissions primary crusher

    April 20, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Copper Mountain Mining Corp. of Vancouver has commissioned the new primary crusher and overland conveyor at its Copper Mountain project 15 km west of Princeton. Ore has been crushed and is stockpiled until the mill is…

  • 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.

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    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…

  • News

    COPPER DEVELOPMENT: Komatsu PC8000 rolled out at Copper Mountain

    November 23, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – When the Copper Mountain property near Princeton reopens next year, it will do so with two Komatsu PC8000 excavators supplied by SMS Equipment.. The fleet will also include seven Komatsu 240-tonne haul trucks. The project…

  • News

    COPPER DEVELOPMENT: Copper Mountain project on schedule for 2011 start

    September 1, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Development is progressing on schedule for a mid-2011 startup at the Copper Mountain projec…

  • COMMUNITY RELATIONS: Copper Mountain, USIB sign benefit agreement

    July 11, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Copper Mountain Mining of Vancouver and the Upper Similkameen Indian Band (USIB) have concl…

  • News

    COPPER DEVELOPMENT: Copper Mountain receives amended mining permit

    April 7, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Copper Mountain Mining of Vancouver has received its amended Mines Act Permit M29 from the …

  • News

    COPPER DEVELOPMENT: Copper Mountain work on schedule

    February 10, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Copper Mountain Mining of Vancouver says that construction work at the Copper Mountain copp…

  • News

    COPPER DEVELOPMENT: Mining equipment ordered for Copper Mountain project

    November 11, 2009 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA — Copper Mountain Mining of Vancouver has ordered the fleet for its Copper Mountain pro…