Canadian Mining Journal


Copper


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    GOLD: Lumina grows its Cangrejos project in Ecuador

    November 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ECUADOR – Lumina Gold’s Cangrejos porphyry gold-copper project in Ecuador is growing, thanks to a 40,000-metre drill program that has upgraded and expanded resources at the Cangrejos deposit and resulted in a first time resource at the Gran Bestia deposit.

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    GOLD-COPPER: Azimut, SOQUEM discover multiple new zones at Rex project

    November 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Azimut Exploration and strategic partner SOQUEM report drilling multiple new gold-copper zones of mineralization on the Rex-Duquet property in Nunavik. SOQUEM supplied $4 million for work at the site, and Azimut is the operator. Azimut believes work

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    Foran Mining advances McIlvenna Bay in Saskatchewan

    November 5, 2019 by Magda Gardner

    Foran Mining (TSXV: FOM) is on track to complete a feasibility study before the end of the year on its flagship McIlvenna Bay volcanogenic massive sulphide deposit in Saskatchewan. The deposit – situated on the western edge of the Flin Flon

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    SILVER-COPPER: Pan American hits high grade at La Colorada

    October 31, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    MEXICO – A 14,300-metre drill program completed during the third quarter at the La Colorada skarn discovery has returned high grade intercepts for Pan American Silver. Drill highlights include 379 metres grading 54 g/t silver, 0.5% copper, 1.96% lead and 3.73%

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    NICKEL-COPPER-PMG: Wallbridge to work Lonmin’s Denison property

    October 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Lonmin Canada (Loncan), a subsidiary of Sibanye-Stillwater, has appointed Toronto’s Wallbridge Mining Co. to be the operator of the advanced stage Denison nickel-copper-PGM property near Sudbury. Wallbridge has received a 20% ownership share of Loncan and a seat

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    GRINDING: ABB commissions six gearless mill drives at Cobre Panama

    October 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PANAMA – Commercial production of copper now underway at large open pit Cobre Panama mine. Technology leader ABB has deployed six ABB gearless mill drives at the Cobre Panama copper mine, which is located 120 km west of Panama City.

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    COPPER: Copper Mountain mine’s mineral reserve expanded

    October 29, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Copper Mountain Mining announced that, following its 2019 exploration and development drilling, it has expanded its namesake mine’s mineral reserve and mineral resource, while at the same time optimizing the mine plan. The Copper Mountain mine is

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    AI: Vale chooses GoldSpot to define targets at Coleman

    October 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – GoldSpot Discoveries Corp. is sending its team of expert geologists and data scientists has been engaged by Vale Canada to use machine learning (artificial intelligence) to identify new drilling targets at the Coleman nickel-copper mine, part of its

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    COPPER-GOLD: SolGold discovers new porphyry system at Cisne Loja

    October 24, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ECUADOR – Australian miner SolGold has discovered a new copper-gold-silver-molybdenum porphyry system at its wholly owned Cisne Loja project in southern Ecuador. The company says it found mineralized outcrops that indicate the presence of a new polymetallic porphyry system with

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    BASE METALS: ALX Uranium exploring for base metals at Draco

    October 22, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NORWAY – ALX Uranium announced that it acquired mineral claims prospective for copper-zinc-gold-silver mineralization at its 100%-owned Draco project located in the Grong mining district of central Norway. In a media statement, ALX said that it staked 10 claims totaling

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    GOLD-COPPER: Seabridge outlines new porphyry target at Iskut

    October 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Seabridge Gold of Toronto has defined a new gold-copper porphyry target at its Iskut property 110 km northwest of Stewart. The target is a large intrusive system at relatively shallow depth in a geological environment remarkably similar

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    BASE METALS: DeepGreen makes run at seafloor mining

    October 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – DeepGreen Metals intends to be the world’s first zero tailings miner by retrieving polymetallic base metal nodules from the seafloor. In lab tests the nuggets have been treated with calcination and smelting techniques that produced iron-rich alloy nuggets