" Goldcorp is one of the world’s fastest growing senior gold producers, with operations and development projects located in safe jurisdictions throughout the Americas. A Canadian company headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Goldcorp employs more than 12,000 people worldwide. The Company is committed to responsible mining practices and is well positioned to deliver sustained, industry-leading growth and performance. To achieve its goals, Goldcorp remains focused on five key attributes: growth; low cash costs; maintaining a strong balance sheet; operating in regions with low political risk; and conducting business in a responsible manner. "
SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) has been awarded a contract by Opinaca Mines Ltd., a company owned by Goldcorp Inc., to provide project management, detailed engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services for the Éléonore gold project in northeastern Quebec, Canada.
Goldcorp Inc.'s board has decided to go ahead with construction of the El Morro copper-gold mine in Chile, a five-year project that will cost about $3.9billion.
Xstrata Copper, a unit of Anglo-Swiss miner Xstrata PLC, Goldcorp Inc. and Yamana Gold Inc. Thursday reached an agreement that will provide Xstrata's joint venture, Minera Alumbrera, with anexclusive four-year option to purchase Yamana's Agua Rica gold and copper project in Argentina.