Red Chris Copper / Gold Mine

Red Chris is a 30,000 tpd open pit conventional copper/gold mine. The mine is located in northwest British Columbia, 80 kms south of Dease Lake. The mine is owned by Imperial Metals Corporation who acquired the Red Chris property in 2007.

About This Project

Red Chris copper-gold mine began regular production in June 2015 and is currently projected to operate until 2043.

For more information about the Red Chris mine, see Imperial's website


More Information Online

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Employment Opportunities

Job opportunities are posted on the Careers page of Imperial's website

Project Status

Estimated Project Start Date
Operation started November 2014

Estimated Completion Date
Mine Life is estimated at 28 years with potential expansion possible.


Proponent Contact

Gordon Keevil
Vice President - Corporate Affairs
Imperial Metals
Tel: 604-488-2677


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