Canadian Mining Journal


Taseko Mines Limited


  • GOLD-COPPER: Taseko to appeal New Prosperity rejection

    November 4, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency has taken another look at plans for Taseko Mines’ proposed New Prosperity gold-copper mine, and again refused to give the project its stamp of approval, saying the mine would…

  • News

    COPPER: Gibraltar output up 30% for quarter

    October 7, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – With the recent completion of the second concentrator at the Gibraltar copper-molybdenum project, 75% owner Taseko Mines of Vancouver said that Q3 output was up 30% this year compared to a year earlier. Gibraltar…

  • Feature

    New Prosperity for the Tsilhqot’in First Nation

    October 1, 2013 by Russell Hallbauer*

    Taseko Mines is proposing to build a $1 billion dollar gold-copper mine in British Columbia. The New Prosperity mine plan includes $300 million to save Fish Lake in response to local First Nations concerns.

  • News

    Six years and $700M later, Taseko celebrates a new, improved Gibraltar mine

    September 24, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    WILLIAMS LAKE, BC – When Taseko Mines (TSX: TKO) re-opened Gibraltar near Williams Lake in 2006, the 36-year old mine had enough ore to feed its 30,000-t/d mill for just over three years.

  • News

    The Prosperity mine battle begins again

    July 25, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. – Two very different scenes played out on opposite sides of the building hosting the public hearing on the proposed New Prosperity mine in the hours before the hearing got started.

  • News

    COPPER: Gibraltar production jumps 21% in Q2

    July 9, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Taseko Mines of Vancouver says that Q2 2013 copper production from its Gibraltar mine was 28.1 million lb, a 21% jump over the preceding quarter. Molybdenum production was 333,000 lb during the most recent quarter.

  • News

    COPPER: Taseko hedges bets

    April 16, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver’s Taseko Mines, 75% owner of the Gibraltar copper mine near Williams Lake, has extended its copper hedging program to include 40% of its share of production for the first quarter of 2014. The book has a strike…

  • News

    AGREEMENT: Taseko, band ink co-operation deal

    April 4, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Operator of the Gibraltar copper-molybdenum mine, Taseko Mines of Vancouver and the Williams Lake Indian Band (WLIB) have signed a participation and co-operation agreement. The deal calls for creation of an…

  • News

    Taking a closer look at Taseko’s options

    February 13, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Taseko Mines could become a consolidator in British Columbia and also prey to companies like Lundin Mining, Capstone Mining or Teck Resources, Chris Chang of Laurentian Bank Securities says.

  • News

    Roundup 2013: HDI’s Thiessen sees ‘mining renaissance’ in B.C.

    January 29, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER — It has been a busy 24 hours as the Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia (AME BC) kicked off its Mineral Exploration Roundup 2013 on Jan.27 in Vancouver, BC. Billed as the world’s premier technical mineral…

  • News

    COPPER-MOLY: Commissioning new mill begins at Gibraltar

    December 18, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Commissioning of the new mill at the Gibraltar copper-molybdenum project 65 km north of Williams Lake reports owner Taseko Mines of Vancouver. The new 30,000-t/d concentrator is part of the $325-million Gibraltar…

  • News

    Taseko hedges its bets

    November 12, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    In mid-September, Taseko Mines made a second attempt at permitting its US$1.1-billion New Prosperity copper-gold project in British Columbia, submitting a revamped environmental impact statement with a US$300 million plan to salvage Fish Lake…