Dr. Norman Keevil, chair of Teck Resources, speaks to Mining & Exploration on receiving the Order of B.C. On September 6, 2012, the prestigious Order of British Columba for 2012 was awarded to 12 British Columbians. Dr. Norman Keevil, chair of Teck Resources Limited, was one of the recipients.
The Order of B.C., established in 1989, is the highest form of recognition the province can bestow on a citizen and is given out annually to those who have demonstrated outstanding distinction and achievement in any field. Keevil was recognized for being a mining industry pioneer, entrepreneur, builder and philanthropist. He was also recognized as a mining leader and a man of great personal integrity.