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PROVINCE HELPS GOLD RIVER BUILD NEW FUTURE

The pulp mill was Gold River’s primary employer, directly employing over one-third of the community’s workforce and was responsible for 82 per cent of the municipal tax base. The mill closure resulted in the loss of 380 direct and 150 indirect jobs.

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Village of Gold River

In 1965 the community of Gold River became an instant town, built to provide housing for the employees of the then new pulp mill, which today is long gone. Currently, Gold River is promoting tourism with its naturally exceptional surroundings, offering adventure

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Gold River | Gold River Chamber of Commerce

In the early 1960s the Tahsis company logged at the mouth of the river. In 1964 they began building a 750 ton-a-day bleached kraft pulp-mill there, because of the flat delta land, the deep-sea access for oceangoing freighters, and the steady source of water.

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Pulp Mill Planned

VICTORIA, B. C., Oct. 26 (Canadian Press)—A $60 million pulp mill will be built at Gold River on the west coast of Vancouver Island by the Tahsis Company, Ltd., Permier W. A. C, Bennett ...

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Gold River, British Columbia

Able Auctions - GOLD RIVER BC MILL AUCTION - Gold River, BC - Day 1 - Gold River, British Columbia Pulp mill stores to include large quantities of new motors, reducers, mill parts, equipment parts, welding shop, hand tools , bearings, pallet racking and large

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» Green Island, Gold River, Jewel, and the Crown Yule …

 · Green Island, Gold River, Jewel, and the Crown April 10, 2003 at 2:30 pm | In yulelogStories | Comments Off on Green Island, Gold River, Jewel, and the Crown A group of investors has purchased a former pulp mill on northern Vancouver Island and plans to turn it ...

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Gold River is a community rich in history, progressive in commerce, yet proudly retains it’s small town appeal. The Village is nestled among snow capped mountain peaks, surrounded by the Pacific Rain Forest and opens to the waters of the historic Nootka Sound.

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Gold East Trading (Hong Kong) Co., Ltd

APP China has mainly focused its investment on the Yangtze River Delta and the Pearl River Delta in the pulp and paper manufacturing industry, including Gold East Paper (Jiangsu) Co., Ltd., Hainan Jinhai Pulp & Paper Co., Ltd., Guangxi Jingui Pulp & Paper

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Fly Fishing the Gold river for Steelhead in BC, Canada

Then a controversy between the administration and the owner of the local pulp mill was resolved by taking down the mill and shipping it to California. This cut employment in Gold River in half, and in consequence the local population dropped by 50%, too.

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Gold River | The Canadian Encyclopedia

Gold River was developed in the late 1960s as an "instant" community to house the employees of a pulp mill built by Tahsis Company Ltd. First incorporated in 1965 as a district municipality, it was soon reincorporated as a village. In February 1999 the village ...

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GOLD RIVER BC MILL AUCTION

Able Auctions - GOLD RIVER BC MILL AUCTION - Gold River, BC - Day 1 - Gold River, British Columbia Pulp mill stores to include large quantities of new motors, reducers, mill parts, equipment parts, welding shop, hand tools , bearings, pallet racking and large

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Preventing future Gold Rivers requires thinking outside the …

 · When the workers at the ill-fated Gold River pulp mill took their severance packages last week, it marked closure on a frustrating struggle to save the mill. The workers are now moving on and there is little point in continuing the polemic over the mill's viability or what government could or …

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Gold River Real Estate

 · Real estate roundup: Gold River, BC housing market overview Point2 gives you far more than a simple list of houses for sale. Get instant access to a lot of relevant information about Gold River, BC real estate, including property descriptions, virtual tours, maps and ...

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End of an era in Gold River | CBC News

The stress has been building for months in the Vancouver Island town of Gold River. This is the day the Bowater pulp mill, the town's biggest employer, hands out severance packages to more than ...

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