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Northern BC Natural Resources Forum

Northern BC Natural Resources Forum

  The 9th Annual Northern BC Natural Resources Forum http://www.bcnaturalresourceforum.com/is scheduled for January 11 and 12 in Prince George, BC.  This event is combined with the Business and Technology Show highlighting the business ventures of Northern BC. No longer covering just forestry companies, this event looks at mining, oil &…

Serengeti Resources Prepares for their PEA for Kwanika

Serengeti Resources Prepares for their PEA for Kwanika

Serengeti Resources (TSX-V:SIR) has started prelimary research work for their Preliminary Economic Assessment (PEA) study on the higher grade portion of the copper-gold resource at the Company’s 100% owned Kwanika project located in British Columbia. The study will investigate a 15,000 tonne per day, combined open pit and underground operation…

Tumbler Ridge on verge of rebirth as companies bet on a bright future

Tumbler Ridge on verge of rebirth as companies bet on a bright future

Tumbler Ridge on verge of rebirth as companies bet on a bright future Vancouver Sun The mine, located about 20 kilometres south of the town in northeastern BC, was closed in 2000 after operating since 1982 and Teck is now in the final phase of a feasibility study to get…

Gibraltar Reserves Increase 80% to 802 Million Tons

Gibraltar Reserves Increase 80% to 802 Million Tons

May 10, 2011, Vancouver, BC — Taseko Mines Limited (TSX: TKO; NYSE Amex: TGB) (“Taseko” or the “Company”) announces an 80% increase in mineral reserves from 445 million tons to 802 million tons at its Gibraltar Copper-Molybdenum mine near Williams Lake, British Columbia. The reserve evaluation maintained a 0.20% copper…

Silver Quest Reports Significant Geochemical Results from Capoose Project, BC

Silver Quest Reports Significant Geochemical Results from Capoose Project, BC

Silver Quest Reports Significant Geochemical Results from Capoose Project, BC Vancouver, BC – Silver Quest Resources (TSX.V: SQI) (“Silver Quest” or “the Company”) is pleased to report the discovery of a significant gold-in-soil anomaly, referred to as Rusty Creek, at the Capoose Project, located approximately 185 km southwest of Prince…

Thompson Creek Announces Completion Of $132 Million Equipment Financing

Thompson Creek Announces Completion Of $132 Million Equipment Financing

Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc. (“Company” or “Thompson Creek”), a growing, diversified North American mining company, today announced that it has completed a $132 million equipment financing facility with Cat Financial Services Limited (“Cat Financial”), pursuant to which Cat Financial has agreed to underwrite up to $132 million in mobile…

Timberspan Increases Production for Mount Milligan Mine

Timberspan Increases Production for Mount Milligan Mine

Timberspan Timberspan Wood Products has recently increased production of Douglas Fir Bridge Timbers for the Mount Milligan Mine. Timberspan Wood Products is currently supplying Douglas Fir bridge timbers measuring 8 inches x10 inches x 16 feet for the road construction for the mine entrance. Working with Formula Contractors of Prince…

Teck Buys Into Lorrainne Copper

Teck Buys Into Lorrainne Copper

Teck Resources has recently earned a 51% interested in the Lorraine Copper Project located in the Quesnel Terrane region approximately 250 km northwest of Prince George, BC. Teck originally optioned the property in 2005 and has the ability to increase it’s share up to 65%. This project is approximately 100…