Canadian Mining Journal


  • News

    Auryn finds copper zone at Sombrero in Peru

    January 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Auryn Resources (TSX: AUG; NYSE-AM: AUG) has found a zone of oxide copper mineralization at the Milpoc prospect, 12 km south of the Sombrero Main target on its Sombrero North copper property in Peru. Rock samples it collected at the 1.2

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    GOLD-COPPER: Northern Superior moves forward with projects in Ontario and Quebec

    January 17, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO and QUEBEC – Northern Superior Resources issued a press release this week stating that it is ready to move forward with both its TPK gold-silver-copper project located in northwestern Ontario and its Lac Surprise gold project located in Quebec.

  • News

    Sun Metals shows polymetallic potential at Stardust

    January 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Sun Metals (TSXV: SUNM; US-OTC: SMTTF) has announced the final results from its 15,000-metre, 2018 drill program at its Stardust polymetallic project in north-central British Columbia. Notable intercepts from the carbonate-replacement deposit include: 1.72% copper, 0.93 gram gold per tonne and

  • ENVIRONMENT: BQE Water signs contract for new SART project

    January 14, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – BQE Water, a leader in the management of mine wastewater and metallurgical bleed streams, has entered into a services agreement with a wholly owned subsidiary of a Canadian mining company for the staged implementation of the SART process

  • News

    COPPER-GOLD: Orestone Mining expands Captain project

    January 14, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Orestone Mining  is staking an additional copper-gold porphyry target at its Captain property in the north-central part of the province. In a press release, the company revealed that the new copper-gold porphyry target, called Max, is located 7

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    COPPER: CuMtn produces 79M lb in 2018, sets guidance for next three years

    January 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Copper Mountain Mining of Vancouver met its 2018 full-year guidance with the production of 78.9 million lb. of copper from its Copper Mountain project 20 km south of Princeton. The mill treated 40,000 t/d with an average

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    GOLD-COPPER: San Marco sees positive results from exploration program

    January 9, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    MEXICO – San Marco Resources announced on Jan. 9 that, following the completion of a first phase of exploration and evaluation, experts were able to confirm the existence of a porphyry copper-molybdenum-gold system at the Espíritu SMR property in northern

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    COPPER-GOLD: Imperial cites low prices in decision to suspend Mount Polley mining

    January 8, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Imperial Metals Corp. says the low price of copper is responsible for its decision to suspend mining at its Mount Polley copper-gold project 55 km northeast of Williams Lake. Processing of low grade stockpiles will continue

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    ZINC: Wolfden reports resources for Pickett Mountain

    January 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MAINE – Wolfden Resources Corp. of Thunder Bay, Ont., has released a mineral resource estimate for its 100% owned Pickett Mountain zinc-lead-copper-silver deposit. The property is located in Penobscot County in the northeast part of the state. The estimate includes

  • News

    NICKEL-COPPER-COBALT: Pancontinental starts drilling Montcalm project

    January 7, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Pancontinental Resources announced Jan. 7 that it has started a diamond drill program on its nickel-cobalt-copper Montcalm project, located 65 km northwest of Timmins. The 3,780-hectares project sits within the Montcalm Gabbro Complex in the Montcalm Greenstone Belt.

  • TECHNOLOGY: Bechtel opens mining innovation centre in Chile

    January 2, 2019 by staff

    American engineering company Bechtel, ranked #11 on Forbes’ America’s private company list for 2018,  announced this week that it opened the Bechtel Mining & Metals Innovation Center  in Chile with the goal of developing new technologies that boost productivity, promote environmental

  • Feature

    New mines coming to Yukon, NWT and BC

    January 1, 2019 by Marilyn Scales

    Gold, copper, cobalt, silver, zinc, lead and bismuth producers on horizon