The Galore Creek Mining Corporation was created in 2007 when Teck acquired a 50% interest in the Project from NovaGold. In 2018 Newmont acquired NovaGold’s stake in the Project creating the new Partnership between Teck and Newmont. Together our owner partners ensure that our operations and processes meet world-class standards in sustainable development.
As one of Canada’s leading mining companies, Teck is committed to responsible mining and mineral development with major business units focused on copper, zinc, and steelmaking coal, as well as investments in energy assets.
Newmont is the world’s leading gold company as measured by assets, prospects and people. Newmont has actively operating mines in nine countries across the globe.
Galore Creek is committed to responsible resource development. We focus on health and safety and valuing people to build a strong foundation for the work we do. Our view of sustainability includes building strong relationships with communities and Indigenous Peoples, taking an industry-leading approach to water and environmental stewardship, and adapting to the physical impacts of climate change to build a resilient and safe project.
Our Sustainability Strategy sets long-term objectives to drive continuous improvement at all levels of the organization.