Canadian Mining Journal


NorZinc Ltd


  • ZINC: NorZinc rejigs Prairie Creek plans after road delay

    February 4, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Despite receiving the go-ahead to build a 170-km all-season road to its Prairie Creek project in the Northwest Territories in November, NorZinc won’t be able to begin construction this year as planned, forcing the company to reschedule its

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    NorZinc hits permitting milestone on road to Prairie Creek

    January 6, 2020 by David Perri

    Since taking the reins at NorZinc in 2018, CEO Don MacDonald admits he has spent more time than he expected on permitting. But with all the major permits now in hand to put the Prairie Creek zinc-lead-silver project into production, he’s

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    Finding the metals that will power the future

    January 1, 2020 by Magda Gardner

    The rise of EVs could fuel the development of these battery and base metals projects

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    MINING PEOPLE: ABB Canada, Argo Gold, Aurion, Calibre, Copper Lake, Genesis, Golden Predator, NorZinc, Osisko Gold, AME

    December 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

              ABB Canada has announced Eric Deschenes as country manager and head of electrification business effective Jan. 1, 2020. Eric joined the company in 2017 as executive vice-president of the electrification business. He is a professional

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    ZINC-LEAD: NorZinc receives permits for Prairie Creek mine and road

    November 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Vancouver-based NorZinc, owner of the Prairie Creek zinc-lead project 200 km west of Fort Simpson, has received the water licence and land use permit from Parks Canada for its portion of the all-season road to the mine

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    MINING PEOPLE: Canada Cobalt, Colonial Coal, Great Bear, Goldsource, and NorZinc

    November 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Canada Cobalt Works, based in Coquitlam, B.C., has named Matt Halliday its new VP exploration, effective in mid-December. A graduate of Dalhousie University, he is currently working for Kirkland Lake Gold. Calum Morrison is joining Great Bear Resources as its

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    ZINC-LEAD: NorZinc receives draft road permits for Prairie Creek project

    August 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – NorZinc of Vancouver has received the draft permits for an all-season road to its Prairie Creek zinc-lead project 200 km west of Fort Simpson. The permits were issued by the Mackenzie Valley Land and Water Board.Preview (opens

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    MINING PEOPLE: ICMM and NorZinc

    April 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Prof. Bruno Oberle will chair an independent mine tailings review for the  International Council on Mining and Metals in London, U.K. the Principles for Responsible Investment and the United Nations Environment Program. He will over all aspects of the review

  • ZINC-LEAD: NorZinc signs land use agreement with Dene

    January 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Vancouver-based NorZinc has signed a traditional land use agreement with the Nah?a Dehé Dene Band in Nahanni Butte. The agreement covers the construction and operation of an all season road connecting the Prairie Creek zinc-lead-silver mine and

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    New mines coming to Yukon, NWT and BC

    January 1, 2019 by Marilyn Scales

    Gold, copper, cobalt, silver, zinc, lead and bismuth producers on horizon

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    MINING PEOPLE: Bridgestone Americas, NorZinc, SilverCrest, and Stornoway

    November 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Bridgestone Americas recently named Rob Seibert the new executive director of off-the-road sales at Bridgestone Americas Tires Operations. He was previously the company’s director of marketing, OTR, United States and Canada. He joined Bridgestone in 2015 after five years with

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    ZINC-LEAD: NorZinc gets good news for all-season road to Prairie Creek

    October 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Vancouver-based NorZinc has received a positive recommendation for its proposed all-season road to the Prairie Creek zinc-lead mine 200 km west of Fort Simpson. The project has the backing of the Mackenzie Valley Review Board, subject to