Asset report

Hope Bay gold mine

Loading current market price

Get this report

Loading current market price

Get this report as part of a subscription

Enquire about subscriptions

Already have subscription? Sign In

Further information

Contact us

Submit your details to receive further information about this report.

  • An error has occurred while getting captcha image
For details on how your data is used and stored, see our Privacy Notice.

Report summary

The Hope Bay mine location is remote and climatic conditions are harsh. Snow accumulation begins in September with ice remaining until the following June. Sea access is generally available for 1-2 months of the year.The mine is an underground operation utilising a combination of room and pillar, and longhole open stoping mining methods. A modular mill recovers free milling gold by gravity concentration and cyanide leaching. While gold associated with sulphide minerals is recovered by flotation. Life of mine (LOM) gold recovery is expected to be 92%. Commercial production commenced in May 2017 and currently, mine life is modelled at 20 years. LOM annual gold production is expected to be approximately 160koz per year.

What's included

This report contains

  • Document

    Hope Bay gold mine

    XLS 120.50 KB

  • Document

    Hope Bay gold mine

    PDF 704.81 KB

Table of contents

Tables and charts

This report includes 4 images and tables including:


  • Detailed map


  • Key facts: Table 1
  • Reserves and resources: Table 1
  • Reserves and resources: Table 2

You may be interested in


Questions about this report?

    • Europe:
      +44 131 243 4699
    • Americas:
      +1 713 470 1900
    • Asia Pacific:
      +61 2 8224 8898