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Pretium applies for Brucejack expansion

North of 60 Mining News – January 1, 2018

Pretium Resources Inc. Dec. 21 announced plans to increase the production at its Brucejack gold mine in northwestern British Columbia by roughly 40 percent. The company has submitted an application to BC regulatory agencies to increase the mine's production rate to 3,800 metric tons per day.

The mill at Brucejack has a nameplate capacity of 2,700 metric tons per day. However, it has outperformed t...

 

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