Canadian Mining Journal


Copper


  • News

    AWARDS: BC prizes for reclamation and scholarships handed out

    September 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. – The British Columbia Technical and Research Committee on Reclamation (TRCR) presented the 2017 B.C. mine reclamation awards on Sept. 19 at its 41st Annual BC Mine Reclamation Symposium in Williams Lake. The Teck Highland Valley Copper

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    Kintavar finds copper zone at Mitchi

    September 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Kintavar Exploration (TSXV: KTR) has found a new mineralization zone at its Mitchi copper project in Quebec, after following a field of marble and calc-silicate boulders containing copper mineralization. The new zone, called Irene, is 550 metres north of the project’s

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    GOLD-COPPER: Seabridge confirms reserves data, extends Iron Cap deposit at KSM

    September 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Despite early delays due to forest fires and inclement weather, Seabridge Gold of Toronto is meeting its objectives at the KSM project 65 km northwest of Stewart. Confirmation work was done to ensure the project is ready

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    NICKEL: Glencore awards Onaping Depth winze to Cementation

    September 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – Cementation Canada has won the design and construction contract for a new internal shaft for the Onaping Depth nickel project by Glencore. The winze will be sunk from the Craig mine where production was suspended in 2009.

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    GOLD-COPPER: Maritime to toll Hammerdown ore at Rambler’s Nugget Pond mill

    September 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Maritime Resources of Vancouver and British miner Rambler Metals and Mining have signed a non-binding letter of intent to have ore from the past-producing Hammerdown gold mine tolled at Rambler’s Nugget Pond mill. The two companies have had

  • NICKEL: Vale celebrates completion of $1B Clean AER project

    September 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – On Sept. 14 Vale held a special celebration in this mining town to mark the end of its Clean AER (atmospheric emission reduction) project. The $1-billion undertaking was the largest single environmental investment in the town’s history.

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    Panoro to drill new zone at Cotabambas in Peru’s Apurimac region

    September 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Now that Peru has approved Panoro Minerals’ (TSXV: PML; US-OTC: POROF) request for an expanded environmental impact assessment at its Cotabambas copper project in southern Peru’s Apurimac region, the company can start drilling Cluster 2 — a target it’s spent two

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    COPPER: Baikal begins construction at Russia’s largest copper project

    September 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    RUSSIA – Construction has begun at Udokan, the largest undeveloped copper project in Russia and  perhaps the third largest in the world. The owner, private company  Baikal Mining, has a target of 130,000 tonnes of copper annually for the initial

  • MERGER: Nevsun agrees to $1.8B takeover by Zijin Mining

    September 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Vancouver-based Nevsun Resources has agreed to a friendly takeover by Zijin Mining Group of Fujian, China. Zijin is offering an all-cash deal of C$6.00 per share for all the issued and outstanding shares of Nevsun, making the deal

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    COPPER: Teck seeking partner for Quebrada Blanca expansion

    August 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CHILE –Teck Resources of Vancouver is looking for a partner to share in the $4.8 billion phase two expansion at its Quebrada Blanca copper mine. Teck plans to offer up to 30% or 40% of the project to a partner

  • GOLD: Attempted robbery at Tahoe’s La Arena mine

    August 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PERU – These would-be thieves should get maybe a point for originality. In the end they caused a toxic spill and never did get any richer. Tahoe Resources operates the La Arena gold-copper mine in the northern part of the

  • GOLD-COPPER: Court decision allows Taseko to resume work at New Prosperity

    August 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Taseko Mines has successfully defended its First Nation consultation process. The Supreme Court of British Columbia Aug. 23, 2018, decision allowed the company to proceed with investigative work at its New Prosperity gold-copper project, located 125 km