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Xstrata Zinc shutters New Brunswick mine after 49 years ...

Apr 30, 2013  BATHURST, N.B.—Mining firm Xstrata Zinc is shuttering its New Brunswick mine after 49 years of operation. First announced in March 2012,

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Xstrata's Brunswick mine to be closed after almost 50 ...

Mar 28, 2012  Xstrata's Brunswick mine to be closed after almost 50 years Xstrata Zinc Canada, owned by Swiss miner Xstrata, has announced that the Brunswick mine, which produces zinc, lead, copper and silver,...

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Brunswick Mine closes Bathurst-area operation CBC News

May 01, 2013  Northern New Brunswick officially lost its largest private sector employer on Tuesday as Spanish mining giant Xstrata Zinc officially closed the Brunswick Mine just

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Environmental Management of Closed Sites in Xstrata Zinc ...

• Former underground/ open pit zinc lead mine closed in 1995, located in New Brunswick, 10 km from Heath Steele • Facilities; Groundwater interception ditch and pump station. Open pit acts as a buffer storage pond at the site. There is a retention dyke around

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Xstrata Zinc - Brunswick Smelter - Sulphuric Acid

The smelter has been uneconomic since the former Xstrata-owned Brunswick mine closed in 2013. Zinc and lead assets head Chris Eskdale said the company had "thoroughly assessed all options" but ultimately concluded "the smelter is simply not sustainable". He said the closure came regardless of the recent labour dispute.

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Brunswick Mine closes Bathurst-area operation

May 01, 2013  The Brunswick Mine, which went through several owners following its opening in 1964, was one of the world's largest and most profitable zinc mines during its time. Xstrata says more than 7,000 people worked at the site over the past 49 years, including 700 during the last year.

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ZINC: Brunswick safety winner again as last blast fired ...

Apr 03, 2013  ZINC: Brunswick safety winner again as last blast fired NEW BRUNSWICK – Xstrata Zinc 's venerable Brunswick zinc-lead mine near Bathurst took its last underground production blast yesterday. As the project winds down, the last tonne should pass through the concentrator on April 19, 2013, says general manager Greg Ashe.

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Noranda Lead and Zinc Mine - Brunswick - New Brunswick ...

Brunswick now operates within Xstrata’s zinc division, producing lead and zinc concentrates with byproduct copper, silver, gold, bismuth, antimony and cadmium. Employing around 800 people, Brunswick treats about 3.6Mt/y of ore, and is the world’s largest underground zinc mine with a cumulative output to the end of 2005 of over 110Mt of ore.

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Xstrata Zinc Brunswick Mine, Bathurst,New Brunswick

Apr 29, 2013  "End of an Era" Brunswick Mine.Shot and edited by Glen Ferguson for fergusonaudioproductionsA historical look at Northern New Brunswick's, Brunswick ...

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Xstrata Zinc Brunswick Mine, Bathurst,New Brunswick-“End ...

Oct 27, 2017  A historical look at Northern New Brunswick’s, Brunswick Mine. Once the world largest zinc mine, this long time economic staple our the region has recently closed. Over 50 years of unique history that changed the provinces Northern communities for ever and Over 7500 employees, thousands of contractors, students etc. worked the mine over its ...

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Brunswick Mine Closes on a High Note: Safety Award Caps 49 ...

Apr 30, 2013  BATHURST, NB, April 30, 2013 /CNW/ - After 49 years of operation, Xstrata Zinc's Brunswick Mine will close today. Located in northern New Brunswick approximately 30 kilometers southwest of the ...

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xstrata is planning to sustain its mount isa mine

Xstrata Outlines Plans for its North Queensland Operations xstrata zincs brunswick mine closes laspaghardierebe. Xstrata has announced plans to sustain the future of its Mount Isa operations in north Queensland through expanded mining and concentrate production while phasing out copper smelting at Mount Isa and copper refining at Townsville by the end of xstrata is planning to sustain its ...

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Noranda Lead and Zinc Mine - Brunswick - New Brunswick ...

Brunswick now operates within Xstrata’s zinc division, producing lead and zinc concentrates with byproduct copper, silver, gold, bismuth, antimony and cadmium. Employing around 800 people, Brunswick treats about 3.6Mt/y of ore, and is the world’s largest underground zinc mine with a cumulative output to the end of 2005 of over 110Mt of ore.

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Bathurst mine to close in 2013 CBC News

Mar 28, 2012  A lead-zinc mine near Bathurst in northern New Brunswick will be shut down next March, mine owner Xstrata Zinc Canada announced on Wednesday. The mine employs 842 people, as well as 53 temporary ...

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Cementation

Brunswick Mine Aurora Quarrying had a significant presence at Xstrata Zinc's Brunswick Mine for many years. With the acquisition of Aurora in 2002, the Cementation group continued to carry out mine development and mine rehabilitation work; including, decline and level development, longhole drilling for ground support, and construction.

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Rockburst Support in High Stress Areas at Brunswick Mines

Introduction Xstrata Zinc Brunswick Mine • 1990’s – Severe regional instabilities. • Moved to pillarless pyramidal mining. • Paste backfill introduced. • Development of tunnels through paste backfill. • Destress and mass blasting methods. • Ground support improvements with shotcrete and modified cone bolts.

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Xstrata reboots zinc mines Sudbury Star

May 03, 2013  Xstrata reboots zinc mines. Xstrata Zinc is on track to reopen two mines in Sudbury by 2016 that would employ more than 250 people at its peak. The Errington and Vermillion mines, which have been closed for decades, are proving to be attractive again with a number of large zinc mines closing around the world.

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INTERIM MANAGEMENT STATEMENT AND FIRST

May 01, 2012  Xstrata Zinc announced that Brunswick Mine in Canada will close no later than March 2013, after almost half a century of mining operations In April, Origin Energy (Origin) acquired a 51% interest in the Energía Austral hydroelectric development company in Chile. Xstrata Copper will retain a 49% stake. At full capacity, Energía

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James Cormier - Reclamation Manager - Glencore LinkedIn

Brunswick Mine Xstrata Zinc 17 years 3 months Senior Advisor, Environment Risk Xstrata Zinc Dec 2008 - Aug 2011 2 years 9 months. Brunswick, Mine ... Closed Site Manager at Glencore Copper New Brunswick, Canada. Sherry Savoie Senior Buyer at Glencore Canada Corporation Greater Moncton Metropolitan Area ...

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Glencore – Page 37 – Republic of Mining

May 28, 2013  TORONTO (miningweekly) – After 49 years of operation, Xstrata Zinc’s Brunswick mine closed on a high note on Tuesday, as the company announced it had recently learned that it would be awarded this year’s John T Ryan Award for outstanding safety performance in the metal mine category in the Quebec and East Region.

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Daniel Vienneau - Tele remote scoop operator - Procon ...

I was employed at Xstrata zinc and worked at Brunswick mine camp since 1999. I started with the security and fire department. I then got a posting in 2006 as labor in the concentrator and shortly after was posted as the filter attendant.

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Glencore Canada

While Glencore was founded as a trading company in the 1970s, it has since inherited a strong Canadian footprint and history that dates back more than 100 years. Our assets include coal, copper, nickel and zinc mining operations and projects; agricultural facilities; and a consulting business.

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Glencore

Glencore. Nickel is an essential staple of our everyday lives, with uses in a range of products from cutlery to heavy machinery. It's also a vital material for powering the economy and transport of the future, thanks to its necessity for #EV batteries. Read more here. #GlencoreProduction.

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Xstrata Zinc Brunswick Mine, Bathurst,New Brunswick-“End ...

Oct 27, 2017  A historical look at Northern New Brunswick’s, Brunswick Mine. Once the world largest zinc mine, this long time economic staple our the region has recently closed. Over 50 years of unique history that changed the provinces Northern communities for ever and Over 7500 employees, thousands of contractors, students etc. worked the mine over its ...

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Northern N.B. mine to close after almost 50 years CTV News

Mar 28, 2012  Xstrata Zinc Canada announced Wednesday that the mine, which produces zinc, lead, copper and silver, will close by March 2013 After almost 50 years in

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xstrata is planning to sustain its mount isa mine

Xstrata Outlines Plans for its North Queensland Operations xstrata zincs brunswick mine closes laspaghardierebe. Xstrata has announced plans to sustain the future of its Mount Isa operations in north Queensland through expanded mining and concentrate production while phasing out copper smelting at Mount Isa and copper refining at Townsville by the end of xstrata is planning to sustain its ...

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Zinc - nrcan.gc.ca

New Brunswick Xstrata Zinc Canada owns the Brunswick zinc and lead mine located 21 km southwest of Bathurst. In 2008, the mine produced 3.31 Mt of ore, down from 3.43 Mt in 2007, resulting in the production of 242 478 t of zinc in concen-trate, down from 251 795 t in 2007 (Production Report, December 2008). The mine is expected to close in 2010 or

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Glencore to permanently close Brunswick smelter facility ...

Nov 14, 2019  Glencore Zinc Lead Assets head Chris Eskdale said: “The decision to cease lead smelting operations at our Brunswick Smelter was a very difficult one. Despite years of efforts by committed employees and a strong management team, the smelter has been uneconomic since the closure of the Brunswick Mine in 2013.

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Observation of ore pass system performance at Brunswick mine

The Brunswick mine, operated by Xstrata Zinc, is an underground lead-zinc-copper-silver mine that has been in operation since 1964 and produces almost 10,000 t/d. The orebody consists of close to ...

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Xstrata reboots zinc mines Sudbury Star

May 03, 2013  Xstrata reboots zinc mines. Xstrata Zinc is on track to reopen two mines in Sudbury by 2016 that would employ more than 250 people at its peak. The Errington and Vermillion mines, which have been closed for decades, are proving to be attractive again with a number of large zinc mines closing around the world.

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Rockburst Support in High Stress Areas at Brunswick Mines

Introduction Xstrata Zinc Brunswick Mine • 1990’s – Severe regional instabilities. • Moved to pillarless pyramidal mining. • Paste backfill introduced. • Development of tunnels through paste backfill. • Destress and mass blasting methods. • Ground support improvements with shotcrete and modified cone bolts.

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Glencore – Page 37 – Republic of Mining

May 28, 2013  TORONTO (miningweekly) – After 49 years of operation, Xstrata Zinc’s Brunswick mine closed on a high note on Tuesday, as the company announced it had recently learned that it would be awarded this year’s John T Ryan Award for outstanding safety performance in the metal mine category in the Quebec and East Region.

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INTERIM MANAGEMENT STATEMENT AND FIRST

May 01, 2012  Xstrata Zinc announced that Brunswick Mine in Canada will close no later than March 2013, after almost half a century of mining operations In April, Origin Energy (Origin) acquired a 51% interest in the Energía Austral hydroelectric development company in Chile. Xstrata Copper will retain a 49% stake. At full capacity, Energía

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Photo Courtesy: Trevali Mining Corporation COMEBACK KID

Spanish-based Xstrata Zinc closed Bathurst’s Brunswick mine in May of 2013, putting roughly 1,000 people out of work. With the Caribou mine expected to employ approximately 275 people, it won’t completely fi ll the void left by Brunswick’s closure, but it’s a start for Bathurst. What’s more, Trevali has other mineral prospects in

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Xstrata Mines • Brits • Noordwes •

Xstrata Nickel's mining operations include mines and processing facilities in Ontario and ... Xstrata Nickel also has a highly promising portfolio of growth ... Xstrata really digs minerals. The company exports coal from and produces ferrochrome and vanadium in

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Brunswick miners get a fresh start in 2010

Brunswick zinc and lead mines operated by Xstrata in Bathurst, New Brunswick, are scheduled to close in 2010, putting 800 employees out of work. SIAST will train New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) faculty to develop assessments for advanced placement in Underground Mining and Process Operations college programs.

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Zinc and Lead - Glencore

Zinc and Lead. Back to Metals Minerals. Our zinc and lead assets in Canada consist of CEZinc, General Smelting of Canada, Kidd Operations and Matagami Mine. The CEZinc Refinery in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Quebec is the second largest zinc refinery in North America. CEZinc has been an important part of the community since 1963 and employs 574 ...

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