Ruby Creek mine near Atlin gets provincial go ahead

The Ministry responsible for mining in BC has approved plans to construct and open a $414-million molybdenum mine at Ruby Creek near Atlin.

Adanac Moly Corp has been issued a permit to begin work on the site, which will create 250 operational jobs upon completion and 550 jobs in its two year building phase, it’s expected that the life of the mine will be somewhere near twenty years.

( from  the blog a town called podunk,  click on the link below to see the entire article … 3939351671 )-

What’s molybdenum?

A refractory metallic element used principally as an alloying agent in steel, cast iron, and superalloys to enhance hardenability, strength, toughness, and wear and corrosion resistance…

At least that is what it says here… … olybdenum/