Power system issues slow Red Dog output
Teck still expects more than 1.2B lb of zinc from mine in 2023 North of 60 Mining News – July 28, 2023
Last updated 8/10/2023 at 1:48pm
Teck Resources Ltd. July 26 reported that power system issues at Red Dog impacted second-quarter production at this world-class zinc mine in Northwest Alaska.
Over the three months ending June 30, Red Dog produced 133,700 metric tons (294.8 million pounds) of zinc, which is 7% lower than the 143,800 metric tons (317 million lb) produced during the same period of 2022.
Teck attributes the drop i...