British Columbia

British Columbia is a province with a rich mining history and a wealth of mining potential yet undiscovered. Early mining operations brought gold and coal to the surface; today, these and many other valuable minerals are bringing prosperity to B.C. communities.

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Autumn trees in background, distant mountain, equipment and tools in foreground of picture.
Mining Insider, Exploration, Mines, British Columbia Geoscience BC calls for project proposals to generate new minerals research and data

Projects resulting from the RFPs will deliver new earth science and baseline data for prospectors, explorers, mine developers, governments & community leaders.

The Brucejack Mine in northern B.C.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Brucejack Mine Q2 2018 production update; steady-state production achieved

Pretivm is emerging as the premier low-cost intermediate gold producer with production at the high-grade underground Brucejack Mine in northern British Columbia

Sue Craig.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Appointment of Sue Craig as Vice President of Community & Environment

Kutcho Copper Corp. is a Canadian resource development company focused on expanding & developing the Kutcho high grade copper-zinc project in northern B.C.

TNDC's new Caterpillar CAT 349F hydraulic excavator
Mining Insider, Products & equipment, British Columbia TNDC renews construction contract with Red Chris Mine — new units added to heavy equipment fleet

Red Chris Tailings Impoundment Area (TIA) construction agreement has been renewed for three construction seasons, through to December 31, 2020.

The Kutcho property is located in the Liard mining division of northern British Columbia.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Kutcho Copper begins drilling at Kutcho High Grade Copper-Zinc Project

The drilling program at Kutcho will be conducted with two drill rigs and consists of a combination of expansion drilling efforts.

Ms. Edie Thome, President and CEO of AME.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia AME responds to BC Professional Reliance Report

AME is the lead association for the mineral exploration and development industry based in British Columbia.

The DP World Prince Rupert Fairview Container Terminal.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Next phase of Prince Rupert Fairview Terminal Expansion unveiled

The project will have significant economic impact on Prince Rupert and the surrounding region, creating approximately 300 additional full-time positions.

Shaun Stevenson, new President and CEO of the Prince Rupert Port Authority.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Prince Rupert Port Authority appoints Shaun Stevenson as CEO

The selection is the result of an international search that began in October, following the retirement of long-time President and CEO Don Krusel.

Kevin Urbanski, Founder and CEO of Rithmik Solutions, spends a lot of time outside.
Rock Stars, Mines, British Columbia Rock Star: Rithmik Solutions founder and CEO Kevin Urbanski

The founder and CEO of Rithmik Solutions, Kevin Urbanski, talks about focusing on your passions and his journey of founding the Fernie, B.C.-based AI company

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The Kirkham Property in British Columbia.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Kyba hits the Red-Line Trail at Metallis’ Kirkham Property

The Phase 1 program will focus intensely on the central and southern Kirkham area blocks which are situated at lower elevations with more moderate weather.

Teck’s $1 million donation to College of the Rockies will support construction of the new trades training facility at the College’s Cranbrook campus, in addition to establishing a scholarship fund for trades students and helping to revitalize the Fernie campus. Classes in the new trades facility are scheduled to start in early August.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Teck Donates $1 Million to College of the Rockies

Investment in facilities and student scholarships boosts regional trades training

Celebrating the 50% completion of the Trail Operations No.2 Acid Plant with Minister Michelle Mungall and Minister Katrine Conroy. The new plant is an important investment to further improve operational and environmental performance.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Teck Trail’s new state-of-the-art acid plant hits the halfway mark of construction

Trail Operations houses one of the world’s largest smelting and refining complexes.

Close-up picture of CN Rail engine.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia CN investing approximately $340 million to expand and strengthen B.C.’s rail infrastructure in 2018

The B.C. investments are part of CN’s record $3.4 billion capital program for 2018 and include key track expansion projects that will boost capacity.

New high visibility signage greets Komatsu customers in Sparwood.
Company Profiles, Mines, Products & equipment, British Columbia A peek inside Komatsu’s new Sparwood facility

Komatsu in Sparwood has successfully merged four separate operations and buildings into one newly updated, modern facility.

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Map of the Forrest Kerr Gold Property, located in northwestern BC's Golden Triangle region.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Aben Resources to begin Forrest Kerr Drill program in BC’s Golden Triangle Region

The Company is planning a 5000 metre diamond drill program commencing in mid-June.

Cover of Geoscience BC's Peace Project report.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia New Geoscience BC Peace Project data key to water management and responsible resource development

The report provides significant new knowledge about groundwater in the Peace region.

Metallis President and CEO, Fiore Aliperti.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia Metallis & Talhtan Central Government execute Communications Agreement

The Communications Agreement covers Metallis Resources Inc.'s 100% owned Kirkham Property located within the prolific Golden Triangle in BC's northwest.

Aerial view of the Courageous Lake gold project.
Mining Insider, Mines, British Columbia, Northwest Territories Seabridge discovers new gold zones at Courageous Lake

Seabridge Gold holds a 100% interest in several North American gold resource projects.

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