Canadian Mining Journal


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    COPPER: Excelsior finances Gunnison copper project in Arizona

    November 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Excelsior Mining plans to complete construction at its Gunnison copper project in southeastern Arizona and enter production over the next year after agreeing to a US$75 million project financing package with Triple Flag Mining Finance. Triple Flag will buy a

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    COPPER: Hudbay to acquire Mason Resources

    November 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER and TORONTO – Mason Resources and Hudbay Minerals have entered into an agreement whereby Hudbay will acquire the remaining 86% of the of the Mason shares it does not already own. Mason shareholders will receive C$0.40 in cash for

  • GOLD: Troilus Gold intersects gold and copper below current resource at past-producer in Quebec

    October 31, 2018 by The Northern Miner

    From 1996 until 2010, Zone 87 at the Troilus mine in Quebec was responsible for the majority of the 2 million ounces of gold and 70,000 tonnes of copper that was produced at the open-pit mining operation. The Z87 pit

  • ZINC-LEAD-COPPER: Wolfden cuts more high grade at Pickett Mountain

    October 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Thunder Bay, ON — Wolfden Resources continues to drill high-grade massive sulphide mineralization at its Pickett Mountain project in Maine, where it has two diamond drills turning. In its latest results, Wolfden reported a 12.7-metre intercept starting from 240 metres

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    COAL-BASE METALS: Teck 3Q results up despite commodity price declines

    October 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – The third quarter financial performance of  Teck Resources included a $1.3-billion profit attributable to shareholders. Compare that to the same profit during Q3 2017 of $548 million. However, adjusted profit attributable to shareholders declined to $466 million or

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    GOLD-COPPER: Azimut, SOQUEM make major discovery at Munischiwan

    October 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Azimut Exploration of Longueuil, Que., and its strategic partner SOQUEM have made what they are calling a “major” discovery of gold-copper-silver mineralization at Azimut’s Munischiwan property in the James Bay region. The zone is 600 metres long and

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    COPPER: Greatland finds copper, silver and gold at Australia project’s Scallywag target

    October 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WESTERN AUSTRALIA – London-listed explorer Greatland Gold has detected copper, silver, gold and pathfinder elements at its Scallywag target of the company’s Paterson project in Western Australia. The sampling results, said Greatland on Tuesday, reinforce the potential of both precious metals and

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    COPPER-ZINC: Kutcho drills 42.2 metres of 3.3% CuEq at project of same name

    October 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Kutcho Copper Corp. of Vancouver has additional drill results from the Main deposit at the Kutcho high grade copper-zinc project. The project, located 100 km east of Dease Lake, was purchased from Capstone Mining in December 2017

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    Nevada Copper suggests open pit at Pumpkin Hollow

    October 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nevada Copper (TSX: NCU; US-OTC: NEVDF) has tabled a new preliminary economic assessment (PEA) suggesting an open pit mine at its Pumpkin Hollow copper project in Nevada, where the company is already part-way through constructing an underground mine. The PEA consists

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    COPPER-GOLD: Turquoise Hill updates progress of underground development

    October 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONGOLIA – As the pit exhausts it resources, mining is moving underground at the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine in the South Gobi area. Owner Turquoise Hill Resources of Vancouver updates the progress. Rio Tinto, holder of a 51% interest in

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    GOLD: Centerra unloads Boroo mine, Gatsuurt project

    October 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONGOLIA – Toronto-based Centerra Gold is selling its assets in Mongolia. That includes the suspended Boroo gold mine and mill as well as the Gatsuurt gold development project. Both properties are to be purchased by OZD Asia pte for net

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    COPPER: Capstone places Minto mine on care and maintenance, still looking for buyer

    October 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Capstone Mining and Pembridge Resources have terminated their agreement for the sale of the Minto copper-gold mine 240 km northwest of Whitehorse. Capstone had agreed to sell the Minto operation to Pembridge last February, putting a price