Canadian Mining Journal


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    SSR reports long mineralized intervals from Copler porphyry target

    November 25, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SSR Mining has released assay results for four diamond drill holes focused on the Copler copper-gold porphyry target (C2) in Turkey, directly below the producing Main pit at its 80%-owned Copler mine. These drillholes were completed along a line of

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    Sierra looks to expand mines in Peru, Mexico; grows resources

    November 19, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    South American-focused miner Sierra Metals has released a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) on an expansion of its Yauricocha polymetallic mine in Peru’s Yauyos province. The early-stage study suggests a throughput increase to 5,500 t/d, up from 3,150 t/d currently –

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    Callinex drills high-grade copper in Rainbow discovery stepout in Manitoba

    November 18, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Callinex Mines has released assay results for hole PBM-113-W1, which returned high-grade copper in a stepout hole focused on expanding the Rainbow discovery, first announced on Sept. 9, at its Pine Bay project in Manitoba’s Flin Flon district. The drillhole

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    Kutcho starts feasibility on BC copper-zinc project

    November 17, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Kutcho Copper has started work on a feasibility study on its namesake high-grade copper-zinc development project in northwestern B.C. The company has hired CSA Global Consultants to lead the study preparation. In the press release, Vince Sorace, Kutcho’s president and

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    Palladium One aims for first resource at Kaukua South discovery in Finland

    November 10, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Toronto-based Palladium One will begin a 17,500-metre drill program this month at its Kaukua South discovery in Finland aimed at delineating an initial resource. The Kaukua South zone is part of the 24.9-sq.-km Lantinen Koillismaa platinum group element (PGE) and

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    BMC tables updated feasibility for ‘silver-dominant’ mine in the Yukon

    November 9, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    An updated feasibility study from privately held BMC Minerals for its wholly owned Kudz Ze Kayah (KZK) project in southeast Yukon suggests a “silver-dominant polymetallic mine” with strong cash flows and returns. The 2-million-tonne-per-year, predominantly open pit operation, would have

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    Kodiak drills 192 metres of 1.21% copper-equivalent at MPD

    November 9, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Kodiak Copper has hit a lengthy, well-mineralized interval in drilling at its MPD copper-gold porphyry project in B.C.’s Quesnel Trough. Hole MPD-20-005, drilled within a 1-km-long copper-in-soil anomaly overlying the Gate zone target, hit 192 metres of 0.74% copper, 0.48

  • Troilus buys back royalty from First Quantum, raises $20M

    November 9, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Troilus Gold has entered into a definitive agreement to buy back a sliding 2.5% net smelter royalty (NSR) on 81 mineral claims and one mining lease (the Troilus mine) from First Quantum Minerals. As consideration for this repurchase, Troilus will

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    Class 1 Nickel updates Alexo-Dundonald resource, looks at direct-ship restart scenario

    November 3, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Class 1 Nickel and Technologies has tabled an updated resource estimate for its wholly owned Alexo-Dundonald nickel project, 45 km northeast of Timmins in Ontario. The updated resource consists of four deposits – Alexo North and South, and Dundonald North

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    Copper Mountain records strong Q3, lowers cost guidance

    November 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    In the third quarter, Copper Mountain Mining’ flagship Copper Mountain open pit mine in B.C., 20 km south of Princeton, generated 23.8 million lb. of copper-equivalent, at all-in sustaining costs of US$1.43 per lb. of copper (and all-in costs of

  • Adriatic Metals secures US$28M financing package

    October 29, 2020 by Northern Miner staff

    Adriatic Metals has signed agreements to raise US$28 million from two new investors – Queen’s Road Capital Investment and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development – following the recent release of a prefeasibility study on its flagship Vares silver

  • BMC receives YESAB’s blessing for Yukon silver-zinc mine – with conditions

    October 28, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The Yukon Environmental and Socio-Economic Assessment Board (YESAB) has recommended that BMC Minerals‘ ABM silver-zinc project, at its Kudz Ze Kayah project, be allowed to proceed, paving the way for the private company to proceed with permitting. The positive recommendation