Canadian Mining Journal


Taseko Mines Limited


  • Taseko takes a second swing at New Prosperity

    September 27, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER — Nearly two years after its initial environmental impact statement (EIS) was rejected, Vancouver-based Taseko Mines is stepping up to the plate for a second attempt at permitting its US$1.1-billion New Prosperity copper-gold…

  • ENVIRONMENT: Taseko wins reclamation award

    September 26, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The British Columbia Technical and Research Committee on Reclamation (TRCR) has given its latest award for Metal Mine Reclamation to Taseko Mines of Vancouver.

  • Feature

    Forty of our Finest

    August 1, 2012 by Marilyn Scales

    Reports have been read. Numbers crunched. Comparisons made. Now our annual look at Canada’s Top 40 mining companies is ready.

  • News

    MILL EXPANSION: Taseko updates Gibraltar work

    July 17, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    the capacity of the Gibraltar concentrator to 85,000 t/d has spent $190 million of its $235 million budget. (New mining equipment accounts for $90 million of the total budget.) Commissioning will begin in December this year and ramp up to…

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    COPPER EXPANSION: Gibraltar mine, mill increase on track for year-end start

    January 11, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The expansion of the Gibraltar copper-molybdenum mine and mill to 185 million lb of copper annually is on track for completion by the end of 2012. The project, located 65 km north of Williams Lake, is owned by Taseko Mines…

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    GOLD-COPPER DEVELOPMENT: Prosperity project remains contentious, Taseko goes to court

    November 15, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The Prosperity gold-copper project 125 km southwest of Williams Lake continues to be a source of friction between owner Taseko Mines of Vancouver and the local Tsilhqot’in Nation. Taseko filed documents in court on Monday,…

  • Feature

    Barrick Leads Top 40 List

    August 1, 2011 by Marilyn Scales

    The numbers have been crunched, the results tabulated, and CMJ is proud to announce this year’s top Canadian mining company is the world’s biggest gold producer, Barrick Gold. Thanks in part to the historic high price of gold, the company had…

  • News

    COPPER-GOLD PROJECT: Taseko amends, resubmits Prosperity proposal

    June 7, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Taseko Mines of Vancouver has amended and resubmitted to the federal government the project description for the Prosperity gold-copper development near Williams Lake. The Canadian government refused to permit the work in…

  • News

    COPPER PROCESSING: Taseko to build second mill at Gibraltar

    February 16, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA -The board of Vancouver’s Taseko Mines has approved spending to boost production by 30,000 t/d at its Gibraltar copper-molybdenum mine by building a second concentrator at the site. The original concentrator treats 55,000 t/d.

  • News

    PERSPECTIVE: Copper to be hottest metal in 2011

    December 23, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    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…

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    PERSPECTIVE: Did leak sink Taseko shares?

    November 25, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Did someone in Ottawa leak news of an Environment Canada decision more than two weeks before it was made public? That is what regulators would like to know, and they have begun investigating.

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    GOLD-COPPER PROJECT: End of road for Taseko’s Prosperity development

    November 3, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Environment Canada has refused authorization for Taseko Mines of Vancouver to proceed with …