Copper Mountain (Similco)

 

Operational Status: Operating
   
Company: Copper Mountain Mine (BC) Ltd.
   
Commodity(ies): copper, gold, silver
   
Number of tailings impoundments: 1
   
Ministry of Energy and Mines region: South Central (Kamloops office)

 

For further information:

 

Dam Safety Submission - 2014 (PDFs)

2014 Dam Safety Inspection Report (31.5 MB)
2014 Third Party Review
2014 Dam Breach Inundation Study (8.5 MB)
2014 Emergency Preparedness and Response Plan: Operation, Maintenance and Surveillance Manual (12.2 MB)
2014 Emergency Preparedness and Response Plan Test
2014 Mine Manager Letter
2014 Chief Inspector of Mines Response

 

Letter of Assurance Submission - 2015 (PDFs)

February 3, 2015 Chief Inspector of Mines Order
2015 Mine Manager Letter (3.2 MB)
2015 Letter of Assurance (10.2 MB)
2015 Chief Inspector of Mines Response