|Pretium Resources Inc. - PVG.t is advancing the flagship Brucejack project located 65 kilometers north of Stewart in northern British Columbia. |
A feasibility study has outlined Proven and Probable mineral reserves in the Valley of the Kings of 6.9 million ounces of gold (13.6 million tonnes grading 15.7 grams per tonne gold)
|Pretium Resources Inc. has provided an operations update for the fourth quarter of 2017 and the first six months of ramp-up at the high-grade gold Brucejack mine, and provided guidance for the first six months of 2018 as the ramp-up continues at Brucejack.
Fourth quarter 2017 and six-month ramp-up production highlights: |
70,281 ounces of gold produced in the fourth quarter of 2017, for a total of 152,484 ounces of gold produced during the first six months of production ramp-up;
271,501 tonnes of ore milled in the fourth quarter of 2017 for a total of 532,763 tonnes of ore milled as at Dec. 31, 2017;
2,951 tonnes per day processed on average during the fourth quarter of 2017 for an average processing rate of 2,895 tonnes per day during the first six months of production ramp-up.