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Ministry of Energy Mines and Responsible for Core Review

2007 Mines Directory

 


2007 Mines Map

METAL MINES

COAL MINES

INDUSTRIAL MINERAL OPERATIONS

MINERAL PRODUCTS

Index of Mines Directories and Maps

 

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METAL MINES
OWNER AND/OR OPERATOR MINE (MINFILE Number) COMMODITY

BARKERVILLE GOLD MINES LTD.

15th Floor - 675 West Hastings Street

Vancouver, BC  V6B 1N2
Tel: (604) 669-6463
Fax: (604) 669-3041
Toll Free:  1-800-663-9688

Email:  info@barkervillegold.com

Internet: www.barkervillegold.com/s/Home.asp

QR (093A 121) Au, Ag, Cu
BARRICK GOLD CORPORATION
BCE Place
Canada Trust Tower
161 Bay Street, Suite 3700
P.O. Box 212
Toronto, ON   M5J 2S1

Tel:
416-861-9911
Fax:
416-861-2492
Internet: www.barrick.com
ESKAY CREEK MINE (104B 008)
PO Box 3908
Smithers, BC   V0J 2N0
Tel: 250-847-4002
Fax: 250-847-3223
Gold, Silver
CUSAC GOLD MINES LTD
1600 - 409 Granville Street
Vancouver, BC   V6C 1T2
Tel: 604-682-2421
Fax: 604-682-7576
Internet:
www.cusac.com
TABLE MOUNTAIN (104P  070) Gold
IMPERIAL METALS CORPORATION
200 - 580 Hornby Street
Vancouver, BC   
V6C 3B6
Tel:
604-669-8959
Fax:
604-687-4030
Internet: www.imperialmetals.com
HUCKLEBERRY MINE (093E 037)
PO Box 3000
Houston, BC   V0J 1Z0
Tel:
250-517-4700
Fax:
250-517-4701
Copper, Molybdenum, Gold, Silver
MOUNT POLLEY (093A 008) Gold, Copper
NORTHGATE EXPLORATION LTD.
815 Hornby Street, Suite 406
Vancouver, BC   V6Z 2E6
Tel: 604-681-
4004
Fax: 604-681-4003
Internet:  www.northgateexploration.ca

KEMESS SOUTH (094E 094)

PO Box 3519

Smithers, BC  V0J 2N0

Copper, Gold
NVI MINING LTD (BREAKWATER RESOURCES LTD.)
95 Wellington Street West
Suite 950
Toronto, ON  
M5J 2N7
Tel:
416-363-4798
Internet: www.breakwater.ca
MYRA FALLS OPERATIONS ((092F 330, 071, 072, 073)
PO Box 8000, Stn A, c/o Spit Road
Campbell River, BC   V9W 5E2
Tel: 250-287-9271
Fax: 250-287-7123
Zinc, Copper, Gold, Silver

ROCA MINES INC.

490-1122 Mainland Street
Vancouver, BC   V6B 5L1
Tel: 604-684-2900
Fax: 604-684-2902

Email:  info@rocamines.com

Internet:  www.rocamines.com

MAX (082KNW087)

RR#2, Site 3B, Comp 51

Trout Lake, BC  V0G 1R0

Tel: 250-369-6833

Fax: 250-369-2250

Molybdenum
TASEKO MINES LTD/ LEDCOR MINING LTD.
1020 - 800 West Pender Street
Vancouver, BC   V6C 2V6
Tel: 604-684-6365 or 1-800-667-2114
Fax: 604-684-8092
Internet:  www.tasekomines.com
GIBRALTAR MINE (093B 012)
PO Box 130
McLeese Lake, BC   V0L 1P0
Tel: 250-297-6211
Fax: 250-297-6546
Copper, Molybdenum
TECK COMINCO LIMITED
600 - 200 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC   V6C 3L9
Tel: 604-687-1117
Fax: 604-687-6100
Internet: www.teckcominco.com

HIGHLAND VALLEY COPPER (092ISW012, 045)
PO Box 1500
Logan Lake, BC   V0K 1W0
Tel: 250-523-2443
Fax: 250-523-3242

Internet: www.teckcominco.com

Copper, Molybdenum, Gold, Silver
THOMPSON CREEK METALS COMPANY
945 West Kenyon Avenue

Englewood, CO, US 80110
Tel: 303-761-8801
Fax: 303-761-7420
ENDAKO MINES (093K 006)
Bag 4001
Fraser Lake, BC   V0J 1S0
Tel: 250-699-6211, Local 2412
Fax: 250-699-7775
Internet:  www.endakomines.com
Molybdenum
COAL MINES
OWNER AND/OR OPERATOR MINE (MINFILE Number) COMMODITY
COMPLIANCE ENERGY CORPORATION (66%)
Suite 550, 800 West Pender
Vancouver, BC   V6C 2V6
Tel: 604-689-0489
Fax: 604-681-5910
Internet: www.complianceenergy.com
Nissho Iwai Canada Ltd. (35%)
BASIN COAL (092HSE157)
Tulameen
885 Dunsmuir Street, Ste 584
Vancouver, BC   V6C 1N5
Tel: 604-689-0489
Fax: 604-681-5910
Coal
FORDING INC.
1000 - 205 9th Avenue SE

Calgary, AB   T2G 0R4
Tel: 403-264-1063
Fax: 403-264-7339
Internet: www.fording.ca


ELK VALLEY COAL CORPORATION
Suite 1000, 205 - 9th Avenue SE
Calgary, AB   T2G 0R3
Tel: 403-260-9800
Fax: 403-265-8794

Internet: www.elkvalleycoal.ca

COAL MOUNTAIN OPERATIONS (082GNE001)
PO Box 3000
Sparwood, BC  V0B 2G0
Tel: 250-425-6305
Fax: 250-425-7373
Internet: www.mining-technology.com/projects/coalmt/index.html
Coal, Metallurgical, Thermal
FORDING RIVER OPERATIONS (082JSE010, 082JSE012)
PO Box 100
Elkford, BC  V0B 1H0
Tel: 250-865-5100
Fax: 250-865-5120
Internet: www.mining-technology.com/projects/fording/index.html
Coal, Metallurgical
GREENHILLS OPERATIONS (082JSE007)
PO Box 5000
Elkford, BC  V0B 1H0
Tel: 250-865-3100
Fax: 250-865-3058
Internet: www.mining-technology.com/projects/greenhills/index.html
Coal, Metallurgical, Thermal
HILLSBOROUGH RESOURCES LIMITED
Suite 1100, The Marine Building
355 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC   V6C 2G8
Tel: 604-684-9288
Fax: 604-684-3178
Internet:  www.hillsboroughresources.com
QUINSAM COAL CORPORATION (092F 319)
PO Box 5000
Campbell River, BC  V9W 5C5
Tel: 250-286-3224
Fax: 250-286-9727
Coal, Thermal
ELK VALLEY COAL CORPORATION
Suite 1000, 205 - 9th Avenue SE
Calgary, AB   T2G 0R3
Tel: 403-260-9800
Fax: 403-265-8794

Internet: www.elkvalleycoal.ca
LINE CREEK MINE (082GNE020, 021)
PO Box 2003
Sparwood, BC  V0B 2G0
Tel: 250-425-3117
Fax: 250-425-7144
Internet: www.elkvalleycoal.ca
Coal, Metallurgical, Thermal
NEMI NORTHERN ENERGY AND MINING INC.
Suite 1900-1055 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC   V6E 2E9
Tel: 604-689-0277
Fax: 604-688-5210
Internet: www.nemi-energy.com/s/Home.asp
TREND (093I  030)
Chetwynd, BC
Coal, PCI
TECK COMINCO LIMITED
600 - 200 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC   V6C 3L9
Tel: 604-687-1117
Fax: 604-687-6100

Internet: www.teckcominco.com
ELKVIEW MINE (082GNE017, 016, 023)
Elkview Coal Corporation
RR 1, Highway 3
Sparwood, BC  V0B 2G0
Tel: 250-425-8325
Fax: 250-425-8763
Internet: www.teckcominco.com/
Internet: www.elkvalleycoal.ca
Coal, Metallurgical
WESTERN CANADIAN COAL CORPORATION
900- 580 Hornby Street
Vancouver, BC   V6C 3B6
Tel: 604-608-2692
Fax: 604-629-0075
Internet: www.westerncoal.com
BRULE MINE (093P 007)
Chetwynd, BC
Coal, PCI
WOLVERINE (Perry Creek) (093P 018)
Tumbler Ridge, BC
Coal, Metallurgical
INDUSTRIAL MINERAL OPERATIONS
OWNER AND/OR OPERATOR MINE (MINFILE Number) COMMODITY

ASCOT RESOURCES LTD.

Ste. 420 - 475 Howe Street

Vancouver, BC  V6C 2B3

Tel: (604) 684-8950

Fax: (604) 684-9877

Email:  info@ascotresources.ca

Internet: www.ascotresources.ca 

SWAMP POINT (103O 017) Aggregate
ASH GROVE CEMENT COMPANY
6720 SW Macadam Ave, Suite 300
Portland, OR  97219-2312
Tel: 503-293-2333
Fax: 503-293-8999
Internet: www.ashgrove.com
BLUBBER BAY (092F 479)
PO Box 126
Blubber Bay, BC  V0M 1E0
Tel: 604-486-7715
Fax: 604-486-7701
Limestone, Aggregate
BAYMAG MINES CO. LIMITED
Suite 800, 10655 Southport Road SW
Calgary, AB   T2W 4Y1
Tel: 403-271-9400
Fax: 403-271-0010
Internet: www.baymag.com
MOUNT BRUSSILOF (082JNW001)
PO Box 399
4892 Edelweiss
Radium Hot Springs, BC  V0A 1M0
Tel: 250-347-9517
Fax: 250-347-9711
Magnesite
BPB CANADA INC.
2424 Lakeshore Rd. W
Mississauga, ON   L5J 1K4
Tel: 905-823-9881
Fax: 905-823-4860
Internet: www.bpb-na.com
ELKHORN (082JSW021)
1070 Derwent Way
Delta, BC    V3M 5R1
Tel: 604-525-3461
Fax: 604-525-9714
Gypsum
PRICE WATERHOUSE COOPERS INC.
Internet: www.pwc.com/
NAZKO (093B 060) Pumice, Aggregate
CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY
Gulf Canada Square
401-9th Ave. SW
Calgary,   AB T2P 4Z4
Tel: 403-319-7000

Internet: www8.cpr.ca/cms/default.htm
SWANSEA RIDGE (082GSW065)
Gulf Canada Square 401-9th Ave. SW
Calgary, AB   T2P 4Z4
Tel: 409-319-7000
Internet: www8.cpr.ca/cms/default.htm
Aggregate
CLAYBURN INDUSTRIES LTD.
33765 Pine Street
Abbotsford, BC  V2S 5C1
Tel: 604-859-5288
Fax: 604-859-0424
Internet:  www.clayburngroup.com
SUMAS MOUNTAIN (092GSE004)
33765 Pine Street
Abbotsford, BC   V2S 5C1
Tel: 604-859-5288
Fax: 604-859-0424
Shale, Clay, Silica
CRAIGMONT MINES JOINT VENTURE
320-1639 W 2 Ave
Vancouver, BC   V6J 1H3
Tel: 604-738-3434
Fax: 604-738-4034
Internet:  www.craigmontmines.com
CRAIGMONT MINES (092ISE035)
PO Box 3000
Merritt, BC   V1K 1B8
Tel: 250-378-2212
Fax: 250-378-5794
Magnetite
ELECTRA GOLD LTD.
6555 Nelson Avenue
West Vancouver, BC   V7W 2A5
Tel: 604-647-2227
Fax: 604-921-1753
Internet: www.electragoldltd.com
APPLE BAY (092L 150)
6555 Nelson Ave
Vancouver, BC   V7W 2A5
Tel: 604-647-2227
Fax: 604-921-1753

Internet: http://www.electragoldltd.com/apple_bay.htm
Silica, Clay
FIRESIDE MINERALS LTD.
108 - 4711 51st Avenue
Red Deer, AB   T4N 6H8
Tel: 403-343-7764
Fax: 403-343-3563
FIRESIDE (094M 003)
1605-750 West Pender St.
Vancouver, BC   V6C 2T8
Tel: 604-484-6228
Fax: 604-688-9336
Barite
GEORGIA PACIFIC INC.
133 Peachtree St. N.E.
Atlanta, GA, USA, 30303
Tel: 404-652-4000

Internet: www.gp.com/
4J  (082JSW009)
PO Box 116
Canal Flats, BC   V0B 1B0
Tel: 250-349-7517
Gypsum
GRAYMONT WESTERN CANADA INC.
190 - 3025 12TH Street NE
Calgary, AB   T2E 7J2

Tel: 403-250-9100
Fax: 403-291-1303
Internet: www.graymont.com
PAVILION  (092INW081)
PO Box 187
Cache Creek, BC  V0K 1H0
Tel: 250-457-6291
Fax: 250-457-5364
Limestone
GREAT PACIFIC PUMICE INC.
790 Millbank
Vancouver, BC   V5Z 3Z3
Tel: 604-250-2750
Fax: 604-879-6411
Internet: www.pumice.ca/great_pacific_pumice_inc.htm
MOUNT MEAGER (092JW 040)
790 Millbank
Vancouver, BC   V5Z 3Z3
Tel: 604-250-2750
Fax: 604-879-6411
Pumice, Aggregate
HEEMSKIRK CANADA (DYNATEC CORPORATION)
665 8 St Sw, Unit 888
Calgary, AB   T2P 3K7
Tel: 403-261-3999
Fax: 403-264-2959
Internet:
www.heemskirkcanada.com/
MOBERLY (082N 001)
1725 Blaeberry River Road
PO Box 570

Golden, BC   V0A 1H0
Tel: 250-344-7171
Fax: 250-344-7343
Silica
I.G. MACHINE & FIBERS LTD.
(IKO INDUSTRIES LTD.)
1600 - 42nd Ave. S.E.
Calgary, AB   T2G 5B5
Tel: 403-265-6022
1-800-661-1034
Fax: 403-266-2644
Internet: www.iko.com
ASHCROFT (092INW104)
PO Box 1000
Ashcroft, BC  V0K 1A0
Tel: 250-453-9015
Fax: 250-453-9078
Basalt
IMASCO MINERALS LTD.
19287- 98A Avenue
Surrey, BC   V4N 4C8
Tel: 604-888-3848
Fax: 604-888-5671
Internet: www.imascominerals.com
BENSON LAKE (092L 295) Limestone
CRAWFORD BAY (082FNE113) Dolomite
LIME CREEK (082ESE237) Limestone
IMPERIAL LIMESTONE COMPANY LTD.
4105 Gracemere Street
Van Anda, BC
Tel: 604-486-7623
Fax: 604-486-7509
VANANDA (092F 396, 473) Limestone
INDUSTRIAL MINERALS PROCESSORS
PO Box 85146
RPO Albert Park
Calgary, AB   T2R 7R7
Tel: 403-569-0401
Fax: 403-569-0398
Z-2 (092INW095)
Tel: 403-548-4511
Zeolite
KETTLE VALLEY STONE COMPANY
204 Cambro Road
Kelowna, BC    V1X 7T3
Tel: 250-491-0405
1-877-670-7625
Fax: 250-491-4959
Internet:  www.kettlevalleystone.com
KETTLE VALLEY (082ENW109, 082ENW111082ENW112) Building Stone
KOOTENAY STONE CENTRE
PO Box 486
Salmo, BC   V0G 1Z0
Tel: 250-357-9515
Fax: 250-357-9515
Internet:  www.naturalstonesite.com
KOOTENAY STONE/GEREX (082FSW279) Building Stone
LAFARGE CANADA INC.
606 Cathart Street
Montreal, QC   H3B 1L7
Tel: 514-861-1411
Fax: 514-861-1123
Internet: www.lafargecorp.com
HARPER RANCH (092INE001)
9750 E Shuswap Rd
Kamloops, BC   V2H 1T4
Tel: 250-573-3211
Fax: 250-573-4010
Limestone
FALKLAND (082LNW001)
PO Box 160, Iron Mine Road
Van Anda, BC    V0N 3K0
Tel: 866-649-7786
Fax: 866-349-7786
Gypsum
BUSE LAKE (092INE123) Silica
LEHIGH NORTHWEST CEMENT LTD.
7777 Ross Rd PO Box 950
Delta, BC   V4K 3S6
Tel: 604-946-0411
Fax: 604-946-2420
Internet: www.lehighcement.com
MONTEITH BAY (092L  072) Silica
MIGHTY WHITE DOLOMITE LTD.
PO Box 10
Rock Creek, BC   V0H 1Y0
Tel: 250-446-2450
Fax: 250-446-2707
Internet: www.trishentities.com/mwd.now/
ROCK CREEK (082ESE200) Dolomite
PACIFIC BENTONITE LTD.
2235 Valleyview Drive
Kamloops, BC   V2C 4C8
Tel: 250-374-7600
DECOR (092INW084) Burnt Shale
PACIFIC LIME PRODUCTS LTD. (Kode Contracting Ltd)
2951 North Street
Prince George, BC   V2N 5P9
Tel: 250-964-7775
Fax: 250-964-7015
GISCOME LIMESTONE (093J 025) Limestone

POLARIS MINERALS CORPORATION

Suite 2740, 1055 West Georgia Street

PO Box 11175

Vancouver, BC   V6E 3R5

Tel: (604) 915-5000

Fax: (604) 915-5001
Internet: 
www.polarmin.com

ORCA (092L 220)
Orca Sand & Gravel Ltd.
6505 Island Highway
PO Box 699

Port McNeill, BC  V0N 2R0

Tel: (604) 628-3353
Fax: (604) 628-3354

Email:  info@polarmin.com

Aggregate
ROXUL (WEST) INC.
551 Harrop Drive
Milton, ON   L9T 3H3
Tel: 905-878-8474
Fax: 905-878-8077
Internet:
www.roxul.com
WINNER (082ESE265)
Box 866
Grand Forks, BC
V0H 1H0
Tel: 250-442-2917
Mineral Wool
NORTH FORK (new occurrence)
6526 Industrial Park Way
P.O. Box 2890
Grand Forks, BC
Mineral Wool
TEXADA QUARRYING LTD. (LAFARGE CANADA LTD.)
PO Box 160
Iron Mine Road
Van Anda, BC    V0N 3K0
Tel: 604-486-0486
Fax: 604-486-7280
GILLIES BAY (092F 395)
606 Cathart Street
Montreal, Quebec
H3B 1L7
Tel: 514-861-1411
Fax: 514-861-1123
Limestone, Aggregate
WESTERN INDUSTRIAL CLAY PRODUCTS LTD.
714 East Sarcee Street
Kamloops, BC   V2H 1E7
Tel: 250-372-1600
Tel: 1-800-667-0336
Fax: 250-372-3777
Internet: www.wicp.com
RED LAKE (092INE081) Fuller's earth
BUD (COPPER MOUNTAIN RAILWAY) (092HSE161) Bentonite
  GINTY Building Stone
MINERAL PRODUCTS
COMMODITY MAIN USES
Aggregate (At)  Construction and highway building, asphalt, concrete, graded fill, railroad ballast, roofing granules
Barite (Ba) Filler for paint, paper and textiles; drilling mud, pharmaceutical use
Bentonite (Bn) Domestic and industrial absorbents (Kitty litter), drilling mud, sealing and binding agent
Building stone (Bs) Rock suitable for use in construction based on its durability, attractiveness and economy
Chrysotile (Ch) Brake linings, flooring products, pipe, insulation, cement, safety clothing, paper, yarn, filler
Coal (Cl) Coke for steelmaking, fuel in powerplants to generate electricity
Copper (Cu) Wire and electrical equipment, pipes and tubes, roofing, alloy for brass, bronze and coinage
Dimension Stone (Ds) Decorative rock, ashlar and facing rock
Diorite (Dir) Decorative building stone, aggregate, insulation, ornamental objects, carved articles
Dolomite (Do) Soil conditioner, ornamental aggregate, source of lime, flux, glassmaking, dimension stone
Fireclay (Fc) Refractory ceramic products such as crucibles and firebrick
Flagstone (Fs) Floors, retaining walls, pavement
Fuller’s Earth (Fr) Domestic and industrial absorbents (Kitty litter), refining and decolourizing fats and oils; natural bleaching agent
Garnet (Gn) Abrasives, semiprecious stone
Geyserite (Gey)

Supplies part of the silica and alumina requirements for the manufacture of cement

Gold (Au) Jewelry, international standard for world finance, electronic circuits, dentistry, coinage
Granite (Gr) Decorative building stone, monuments and memorials; aggregate in concrete
Gypsum (Gy) Wallboard and building materials, soil conditioner, portland cement, plaster of Paris, filler
Jade (Jd) Jewelry, gemstone, carved articles, ornamental objects
Kaolinite (Ka) Filler for paint, rubber and plastics, paper industry to produce glossy paper, and clay products
Lead (Pb) Automobile batteries, ammunition, glass, type metal, tubes or containers, gasoline additives
Limestone (Ls) Cement, source of lime, construction aggregate, ornamental stone, soil conditioner, flux, fertilizer, paint, plastics, glass, sewage and water treatment
Magnesite (Mt) Source of magnesia, refractory in steel furnaces and cement kilns, animal feeds, special cements, magnesium chemicals
Magnetite (Ma) Heavy media separation for coal industry, source of iron
Marble (Mb) Ornamental stone for buildings, memorials and statues; filler in paint and plastics
Mineral/Rock Wool (Mw) Mineral/Rock Wool is made from diorite or diabase rock for the manufacture of insulation materials
Molybdenum (Mo) Hardening steel, alloy of iron and steel, jet engines, oil refining
Pumice (Pu) Landscaping, lightweight aggregate, abrasives, baseball diamonds and sport tracks
Shale (Sh) Making brick and tile, lightweight aggregate
Silica (Si) Source of elemental silicon, steelmaking, flux, abrasives, memory chips in computers, glassmaking
Silver (Ag) Photographic industry, electrical products, tableware, jewelry, mirrors, coinage, dentistry
Slag (Sg) Road bases, asphaltic aggregate and cement and concrete applications, abrasives, roofing granules and fill
Slate (St) Decorative building stone or ornamental stone
Syenite (Sy) Building industry (fire resisting qualities)
Zeolite (Ze) Agricultural applications, absorbents, molecular sieves used in numerous processes including oil refining
Zinc (Zn) Plating or galvanizing for protection against corrosion, alloys, chemicals and medicines