As the bar for admission to the Top 100 reached a new high, B.C.s biggest companies by revenue showcased the provinces broadbased economic strength in 2016 (see the complete list Top 100: 1 to 50, Top 100: 51 to 100).. British Columbia entered 2016
Fording River, Elkford Teck. 2012 revenue: $1.45 billion. Produces: Met and thermal coal.Live Chat
Abandoned Mines TOP 14 Mineral Processing Metallurgy
The currently abandoned Strattons Independence mine and mill is a historic gold deposit near Victor, Colorado (USA). Just between late 1893 and April 1899, the mine provided almost 200,000 ounces of gold. 11. Big Hole. The Big Hole is an openpit and also underground diamond mine located in Kimberley, South Africa. Its considered the largest hole excavated by man.
British Columbia is a national leader in mining and mineral production. B.C. has vast deposits of copper, molybdenum, gold, silver, lead, zinc and more than 30 industrial minerals. The large concentration of exploration companies and geoscience professionals is reflected in the number of major mine projects across the province.
The biggest, most amazing mines in British Columbiaand
The mining industry remains one of the crown jewels since its launch in the middle of the 19th century when the gold rush triggered the opening of dozens of mining explorations, all eager to cash in on the new discovery. The gold rush has long since ended, but British Columbias leadership in the global mining industry remains secure and solid.
Five of the biggest mines in BC in Elk Valley Mining
Total revenue generated by these mines was $4.75 Billion and of that, the five Elk Valley mines generated $3.048 Billion or 64%. Here is a list of the Top 10 Largest Mines in BC ranked by 2015 revenue: 1) Fording RiverElkford. Owned by Teck Resources Produced: 8.5 million tonnes of coal Mine Revenue: $1,097,000,000
This is an incomplete list of mines in British Columbia, Canada and includes operating and closed mines, as well as proposed mines at an advanced stage of development (e.g. mining permits applied for). Mines that are in operation are in bold.Past producers which are under reexploitation, redevelopment and/or repromotion are in italics.Also in italics are major projects under development or