July 31, 2007 - Bathurst|
Business New Brunswick
The Province of New Brunswick today announced that it will provide a $15-million loan guarantee to Blue Note Mining, to assist with the start-up phase of its caribou mining operations in Bathurst. The mine will employ 270 employees once the facility is fully operational. From left: Environment Minister Roland Haché; Natural Resources Minister Donald Arsenault; Paul Laframboise, mill manager of Blue Note Mine; John Martin, chief operating officer of Blue Note Mining; Business New Brunswick Minister Greg Byrne; Bathurst MLA Brian Kenny; Nepisiguit MLA Cheryl Lavoie, and Bathurst Mayor Stephen Brunet.