The Arctos Coal mine is 70-80 kilometres east from Red Chris. No adverse aboriginal involvement reported.
Imperial Metals Corp. is providing an update on its Red Chris copper/gold development project in northwest British Columbia, located 80 kilometres south of Dease Lake.
Red Chris Construction Update
Construction at Red Chris is well underway with completion of the excavation in the process plant area, and the start of concrete placement on September 24. The access road from the plant area to the tailings impoundment area (TIA) was completed in September, enabling haulage to the process plant of concrete aggregates produced from a gravel source located within the TIA. Red Chris is on schedule for plant start-up in 2014.