Canadian Mining Journal


  • News

    ZINC-COPPER: Murchison updates Brabant-McKenzie resource

    October 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Murchison Minerals of Toronto has updated the resources for the Brabant-McKenzie deposit 175 km northeast of La Ronge. This is a metamorphic volcanogenic massive sulphide deposit close to roads, water, the electric grid and supply centres. The new

  • News

    COPPER: Copper Mountain reports on Copper Mountain program

    October 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Copper Mountain Mining of Vancouver has completed its summer drilling program at the Copper Mountain mine and moved its rig to the new Ingerbelle target, both near Princeton. The successful program at the mine was done to

  • News

    GOLD-SILVER-ZINC: Chibougamau samples Berrigan property, finds promising grades

    October 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Rouyn-Noranda, Que.-based Chibougamau Independent Mines has been channel sampling its 100% owned Berrigan polymetallic property 4 km northwest of Chibougamau with enviable success. The Berrigan property was explored and drilled since the 1940s with gold, zinc, silver and

  • News

    Quebec Snapshot: Nine juniors with active exploration and development projects

    October 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Quebec has proven to be a hotbed for junior mining company activity and perennially one of the industry’s favourite jurisdictions in which to operate. Gold remains the target of interest, but the province’s rich mineral endowment means juniors are also

  • Feature

    Rambler plans expansion for Ming copper mine

    October 1, 2017 by D'Arcy Jenish

    Expansion is in the works for Ming copper mine

  • ZINC-COPPER: Hudbay closes $242M equity offering

    September 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Hudbay Minerals says it has closed its previously announced equity offering of 24 million shares at a price of $10.10 per share. Gross proceeds are $242.4 million. The company said it will use the net proceeds of the

  • News

    COPPER: Taseko granted permit for Florence test facility

    September 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Taseko Mines of Vancouver now has the permit to proceed with the underground solution test plant at its Florence copper project 100 km southeast of Phoenix. The permit was issued following the decision of the Environmental Appeals Board

  • News

    COPPER: Midland, Osisko Mining find high grade boulder field in James Bay region

    September 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – The joint venture of Midland Exploration of Montreal and Toronto’s Osisko Mining announced the discovery of a high grade copper boulder field with grades as high as 8.28% copper. The find was made in the James Bay region,

  • News

    NorthIsle Copper tables maiden PEA at North Island

    September 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — NorthIsle Copper and Gold (TSX: NCX; US-OTC: NTCPF) has outlined a maiden mine plan for its wholly owned North Island copper-gold project near the town of Port Hardy, B.C. The company’s preliminary economic assessment (PEA) marks the first publicly released engineering

  • News

    McEwen to proceed with Los Azules permitting and prefeasibility study

    September 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Reforms introduced by the Argentine government to encourage mining investment by eliminating taxes on exported mineral concentrates prompted McEwen Mining (TSX: MUX; NYSE: MUX) to revise a 2013 preliminary economic assessment of the Los Azules project. The PEA includes an updated resource estimate

  • INFRASTRUCTURE: Fortune applauds next step along road to Whati

    September 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Fortune Minerals of London, Ont., is following closely the government decisions that are moving the Tlicho all-season road to the community of Whati toward construction. Fortune has received approval to build a spur road from Whati to

  • News

    BOOK: Keevil pens memoir, “Never Rest on Your Ores”

    September 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Teck Resources and McGill-Queen’s University Press are jointly publishing a new book, “Never Rest on Your Ores: Building a Mining Company One stone at a Time”. Written by Teck chairman Norman B. Keevil, the book is a lively