VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Teck Sources Restricted (TSX: TECK.A and TECK.B, NYSE: TECK) (“Teck”) at the moment introduced that operations at Teck Highland Valley Copper (HVC) in south-central British Columbia have been briefly suspended resulting from an evacuation order issued by the District of Logan Lake in response to wildfire exercise within the space.
All employees are being safely demobilized from the location apart from a small variety of staff essential to responsibly guarantee security and environmental safety.
There’s at present no danger to infrastructure of the operation. Teck is intently monitoring wildfire circumstances and can restart operations as soon as the evacuation order is lifted and it’s deemed secure to take action.
Affect to manufacturing at HVC relies on the size of the suspension of operations.
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