Canadian Mining Journal


  • 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

  • News

    Outlook Snapshot: Eight juniors with plans for a busy 2019

    December 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The junior exploration and development scene is still in high gear in North America, with many juniors planning for extensive work programs in 2019 at precious and base metal projects across the Americas. Here is a look at eight such

  • COPPER-GOLD: Havilah inks agreement for Australia’s largest undeveloped open pit copper-gold deposit

    December 20, 2018 by MINING.COM Staff

    AUSTRALIA – After five years of negotiations, Havilah Resources has signed a Native Title Mining Agreement for its Kalkaroo copper-cobalt-gold project, northeast of Adelaide in South Australia. Kalkaroo is believed to be the largest undeveloped open pit copper-gold deposit in

  • News

    COPPER-GOLD: Pacific Empire expands interests in British Columbia

    December 19, 2018 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Pacific Empire Minerals announced that it has entered into an option agreement with a group of vendors and consolidated a land position of over 90 km2 in the Babine copper-gold porphyry district in central British Columbia. In

  • News

    GOLD-COPPER: Seabridge on trail of large sulphide-bearing intrusion at Iskut

    December 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Toronto-based Seabridge Gold has promising induced potential and drilling results from its 100% owned Iskut gold property 110 km northwest of Stewart. All indications point toward a large copper-gold porphyry system. The results indicate a robust hydrothermal

  • News

    IOCG: New ramp at BHP’s Olympic Dam doubles capacity

    December 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – BHP Group has commissioned the new ramp at its Olympic Dam iron ore-copper-gold mine, and it doubles the haulage capacity for its trucks. The Kalta decline is key to reaching the Southern mine area where BHP is mining

  • News

    Amarc to drill Joy copper-gold property in BC

    December 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Amarc Resources (TSXV: AHR; US-OTC: AXREF) has identified five clusters of drill ready targets that cover areas ranging from 1.5 sq. km to more than 5 sq. km during 2018 exploration at its Joy copper-gold project in north-central B.C.’s Toodoggone region.

  • News

    GOLD-COPPER: Jiulian Resources gets permit to drill Big Kidd property

    December 18, 2018 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Jiulian Resources announced that it has received a five-year area-based permit from the British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources to establish up to 60 drill sites and four kilometres of exploration trail for core

  • News

    COPPER: Former Falconbridge Opemiska complex bought by Power Ore

    December 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Power Ore plans to buy the Opemiska copper complex from Explorateurs-Innovateurs de Quebec (Ex-In), a privately owned company. The property – consisting of the historic Springer and Perry mines and the mill – was operated by Falconbridge from

  • News

    GOLD-COPPER: Seabridge extends high grade Iron Cap core to the northwest at KSM

    December 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Toronto-based Seabridge Gold continues to drill at its KSM gold project 65 km northwest of Stewart with excellent results. The company said that recent work extended the high grade Iron Cap zone down plunge to the northwest,