Pretium gold output slowed by COVID-19
Despite challenges, BC mine on pace to achieve 2021 goals North of 60 Mining News – May 7, 2021
Last updated 5/13/2021 at 5:07pm
Despite being challenged with a COVID-19 outbreak, Pretium Resources Inc.'s Brucejack Mine in Northern British Columbia was able to produce enough gold to turn a profit during the first quarter of 2021.
As of Feb. 11, Pretium reported that it is managing 14 COVID-19 cases among employees and contractors at Brucejack, prompting BC Northern Health to declare an outbreak at the mine. As a result,...