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By Sarah Hurst
Mining News Editor 

Teck Cominco resolves smelter strike

Management expresses hope that fences can be mended after dispute that held up zinc concentrate from Alaska's Red Dog mine

 

Last updated 10/30/2005 at Noon



A strike at Teck Cominco's Trail smelter that left zinc concentrate from Red Dog mine stockpiled in Vancouver has ended after almost three months. Trail, in southeast British Columbia, is one of the world's largest fully integrated zinc and lead smelting and refining complexes. It closed in mid-July because of the strike by United Steelworkers. Senior Teck Cominco managers discussed this and ot...



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