Articles Tagged "TSXV:BKM"

Teck Resources and Antofagasta Deny Merger Talks

Copper – Following a Bloomberg report put out Monday suggesting that Teck Resources and Antofagasta were in talks regarding a merger, both companies have put out press releases denying that claim. The article from Bloomberg stated that Teck and Antofagasta had conducted early-stage talks, although it noted that the miners both said they were not currently in negotiations.

Pacific Booker Minerals Submits Response to Mount Polley Panel Recommendations

Copper – Pacific Booker Minerals (TSXV:BKM) submitted a report to BC's Environmental Assessment Office, the Ministry of Energy and Mines and the Ministry of Environment responding to the Mount Polley Independent Technical Review Board Panel Report Recommendations resulting from the tailings dam failure at Imperial Metals' (TSX:III) Mount Polley Mine last year.

Pacific Booker Minerals Asked by BC Environmental Assessment Office to Comment on Mount Polley Investigation

Gold – Pacific Booker Minerals Inc. (TSXV:BKM,NYSEMKT:PBM) has been requested by Doug Caul, Associate Deputy Minister, BC Environmental Assessment Office to provide comments on the Mount Polley Investigation and Report in relation to the Morrison project in BC. Klohn Crippen Berger is preparing a response in behalf of Pacific Booker Minerals.

Pacific Booker Minerals Responds to Mount Polley Review Recommendations

Copper – Pacific Booker Minerals Inc. (TSXV:BKM) responded to the findings of the recently released report on the investigation into the Mount Polley Tailings dam breach and the resulting recommendations for future mine projects in BC. Specifically, Pacific Booker looked at the recommendation that a tailings storage facility (TSF) shoe be based on a bankable feasibility.

BC to Implement All Independent Panel Recommendations Following Mount Polley

Copper – The BC government said in January that it would "act immediately" on the results of an investigation into the tailings dam breach at the Mount Polley mine. On Wednesday, Bill Bennet, BC's minister of energy and mines, confirmed that the government will implement all recommendations from the panel.

Engineering Firm That Reviewed Pacific Booker’s Morrison Project is Set to Review Mount Polley Mine Tailings Dam Collapse

Gold – Pacific Booker Minerals Inc. (TSXV:BKM,NYSEMKT:PBM) reported that the B.C. Government awarded engineering firm Klohn Crippen Berger a $1.5-million contract to help with the investigation into Imperial Metals' Mount Polley mine tailings dam collapse. Klohn Crippen Berger is the same engineering firm that conducted the geotechnical, tailings and waste rock storage design and management, water management and environmental effects assessment for Pacific Booker’s Morrison Project.

Pacific Booker Minerals Reports Morrison Assessment Suspended Pending Mt. Polley Review Panel Outcome

Copper – Pacific Booker Minerals Inc. (TSXV:BKM,NYSE MKT:PBM) announced that the Honourable Mary Polak, Minister of Environment, has suspended environmental assessment of Pacific Booker's Morrison Copper/Gold project. The assessment has been suspended pending the outcome of the Independent Expert Engineering Investigation and Review Panel relating to the recent tailings dam breach at B.C.'s Mt. Polley mine.