In its latest six-monthly update to the market, Bougainville Copper Limited (BCL) confirmed it had remained active in Bougainville and remains totally committed to advancing the objective of resuming exploration and profitable and sustainable mining at Panguna. BCL’s PNG general manager Mark Hitchcock said while the first half of 2018

Knighthood for BCL chairman

The chairman of Bougainville Copper Limited (BCL) Mel Togolo was bestowed with a knighthood in the 2018 Queen’s Birthday Honours List. The Bougainville-born Mr Togolo was awarded Knight Bachelor for his service to economic development, particularly in the mining and petroleum sectors, and to the community. Sir Mel is only

Bougainville Board Meeting 2017

BCL marked its full-time return to Bougainville by holding its first board meeting there in more than 27 years, at Buka, on 3 August 2017. The board, led by chairman Robert Burns and including Sir Rabbie Namaliu, Dame Carol Kidu and Sir Moi Avei were joined in Buka by the

2017 Chairmans Speech & Power Point Release

The Annual General Meeting is an opportunity for me as chairman to make a statement concerning the up to date affairs of the company. Copies of this statement are available here today and will be posted on our website. Financial Results The results for the year ended December 31, 2016 as reported

Appointment of Chairman and Director

Mr Robert Burns has accepted the position of Chairman of the Board of Directors. Mr Burns has been acting chairman since 30th June 2016. Mr Burns has 40 years’ mining experience in operational and technical roles, and has been a director of BCL for the past ten years… Read More Below. Appointment