Kidd Creek Copper and Zinc Mine, Ontario

The Kidd Creek copper smelter flowsheet.

  • Kidd Creek is situated close to the city of Timmins in northern Ontario
  • The steeply dipping orebody was mined first as an open-pit, then in progressively deeper stages unde
  • Two shafts dominate the surface at Kidd Creek’s mining division
  • Drillers underground at Kidd Creek
  • Kidd Creek’s metallurgical division is separate from the mine, and consists of both smelters and ref
  • The concentrator at Kidd Creek produces base metal concentrates for smelting and refining
  • The Kidd Creek copper smelter flowsheet
  • Zinc ingots awaiting shipment at the Kidd Creek zinc plant