Canadian Mining Journal

Taseko Mines Limited

  • FINANCIAL: Gross revenue for BC miners hits a record high of $12.3 billion

    May 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal.

    VANCOUVER – The BC mining sector posted positive results for the second consecutive year, coming after a period of lower commodity prices and reduced activity. According to PwC Canada’s BC Mine report, prices for most metals and minerals produced in the province improved in

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    COPPER: Taseko produces first copper at Florence test facility

    April 15, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Taseko Mines of Vancouver has produced the first copper from production test facility at its Florence mine midway between Phoenix and Tucson. This is an in situ project with 24 injection, recovery and monitoring wells. The pregnant solution

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    MINING PEOPLE: Detour Gold, Nevsun, Strongco, and Taseko

    January 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Detour Gold Corp. of Toronto has named Bill Williams as interim CEO, following the resignation of Michael Kenyon. The company is seeking a permanent executive. Following its takeover by Zijin Mining Group, Vancouver’s Nevsun Resources has announced these executive appointments:

  • GOLD-COPPER: Court decision allows Taseko to resume work at New Prosperity

    August 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Taseko Mines has successfully defended its First Nation consultation process. The Supreme Court of British Columbia Aug. 23, 2018, decision allowed the company to proceed with investigative work at its New Prosperity gold-copper project, located 125 km

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    COPPER: Taseko granted permit for Florence test facility

    September 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Taseko Mines of Vancouver now has the permit to proceed with the underground solution test plant at its Florence copper project 100 km southeast of Phoenix. The permit was issued following the decision of the Environmental Appeals Board

  • SILVER: Osisko pays $33M for Gibraltar silver stream

    February 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Taseko Mines of Vancouver said on Monday that Montreal-based Osisko Gold Royalties has agreed to pay US$33 million for a 75% share of the silver output from the Gibraltar copper-molybdenum mine. The mine, located about 65 km

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    COPPER: Taseko improves economics at Florence project

    January 16, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Taseko Mines of Vancouver has completed technical work at its Florence copper project 100 km southeast of Phoenix and significantly improved the project economics. Florence is an advanced in situ copper project. Most of the phase 1 operating

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    Southwest US snapshot: 9 projects to watch

    September 27, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The mineral bounty of California, Nevada, Utah and Arizona is legendary, but the hard work of finding new deposits continues. Here are nine new projects large and small that are catching attention … Barrick’s Goldrush, Capstone’s Pinto Valley, Crown Mining’s

  • COPPER: Stepping out at Gibraltar mine reveals a new high-grade zone

    September 20, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WILLIAMS LAKE: Taseko Mines Limited has just announced the discovery of a new high-grade copper zone northwest of the perimeter of the Extension Pit at its Gibraltar mine near Williams Lake, B.C. Diamond Drill Hole (DDH) 2015-001 was drilled to

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    Risks & rewards of an Arizona copper mine

    September 1, 2016 by D'Arcy Jenish

    Taseko takes on new risks by taking on Arizona copper project  D’Arcy Jenish  Taseko Mines Ltd. was incorporated in 1966 and for most of its first 50 years, the Vancouver-based company never strayed beyond the borders of British Columbia; initially

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    COPPER: Taseko given permit for Florence copper test plant

    August 2, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Taseko Mines of Vancouver has been granted the necessary permit to build, operate and close its Florence copper project test facility in the town of the same name. The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality authorized a 24-well in

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    SECOND QUARTER: Losses still plague Canadian miners

    July 28, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    This is the season of quarterly reports (one of four times annually), but importantly the end of June marks the mid-point of 2016. From the results so far, this year is going to be an exceedingly difficult one in which