Canadian Mining Journal


Hillsborough Resources Limited


  • Feature

    Five new coal mines proposed for B.C.

    May 1, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    As mentioned above, here’s a brief description of the five projects proposed for British Columbia.

  • News

    COAL: Public comments invited on Echo Hill mine

    February 11, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Hillsborough Resources of Vancouver has advanced the Echo Hill coal mine project to the stage that the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency is inviting public comments on the project. The project is located 44 km…

  • News

    Positive trends for Canadian coal

    May 28, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    As president of the Coal Association of Canada (CAC) and representing the broad spectrum of companies engaged in the exploration, development and transportation of coal, Ann Marie Hann has a unique window on the trends occurring in…

  • News

    SALE: NEMI sheds interest in Peace River Coal

    September 29, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – NEMI Northern Energy and Mining Inc. of Vancouver has sold its 12.18% interest in the Peace River Coal LP to Anglo American of Britain for a cash price of $73 million. Anglo, the operator, now holds a 86.18% interest in the…

  • News

    MERGER: Hillsborough and Vitol execute agreement

    November 8, 2009 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER — Hillsborough Resources, owner and operator of several coal mines including Quinsam mine on V…

  • News

    COAL RESOURCE: Belcourt reserves could support mining for 15 years

    March 18, 2009 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The latest 43-101 numbers for the Belcourt coal property include 86 million tonnes of proven res…

  • News

    COAL MINING – Quinsam to restart mining at 2 South pit

    December 16, 2007 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – HILLSBOROUGH RESOURCES of Vancouver says it will begin mining again this month from the 2 South …

  • News

    DEVELOPMENT UPDATES – News from across Canada

    November 21, 2007 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    A few years of strong commodity prices is bolstering not only the exploration industry but also the ranks of mine d…

  • News

    COAL PARTNERSHIP – Hillsborough bows out of Peace River program

    July 29, 2007 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – HILLSBOROUGH RESOURCES of Vancouver has decided not to participate in the 2007 operation or budg…

  • News

    COAL MINING – Hillsboro considers two new mines

    July 1, 2007 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Strong foreign markets for thermal coal have Vancouvers HILLSBOROUGH RESOURCES contemplating tw…

  • News

    COAL MINING – Trend mine to boost output to 2M t/y

    January 31, 2007 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – PEACE RIVER COAL (PRC) has received a permit allowing it to take the Trend mine to full producti…

  • News

    COAL DEVELOPMENT – Wapiti mine and generator proposed

    January 21, 2007 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – HILLSBOROUGH RESOURCES of Vancouver and AESWapiti Energy Corp. are obtaining regulatory and perm…