Canadian Mining Journal


  • Pala Investments sets up fund for new technology metals

    August 16, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Over the last decade, Pala Investments has invested across a range of metals including cobalt, lithium, rare earths, tin, nickel and copper. More recent investments include the $200 million public offering in June of Cobalt 27 Capital (TSXV: KBLT), a cobalt streaming company Pala

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    COPPER: EnGold reaps good grade from Lac La Hache property

    August 8, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver’s EnGold Mines continues to drill the copper-rich skarn it discovered at Lac La Hache last year, and the assays are promising. Hole G17-23, located 112 metres west-southwest from discovery hole, has intersected 18.75 metres grading 1.13

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    Fjordland, Commander search for next Voisey’s Bay in Labrador

    August 8, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Fjordland Exploration (TSXV: FEX) is raising funds to fuel an exploration program with 85% joint venture partner Commander Resources (TSXV: CMD) at their South Voisey’s Bay nickel-copper-cobalt project in northern Labrador. The $1.2 million non-brokered private placement is being issued at a price

  • COPPER-ZINC: Tulsequah Chief mine fails to find new owner

    August 1, 2017 by Marilyn Scales

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Black Loon Metals, a private company, has reportedly backed away from a deal to purchase the former Tulsequah Chief copper-zinc mine 100 km south of Atlin. The mine was closed 60 years ago, but acid drainage continues

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    PGMs: Ivanhoe publishes Platreef feasibility study

    July 31, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SOUTH AFRICA – Ivanhoe Mines has released the definitive feasibility study for phase one of its Platreef platinum group-nickel-copper-gold project 280 km northeast of Johannesburg. The first phase of the project will produce 476,000 oz. of platinum group metals and

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    CONVEYORS: ThyssenKrupp to send gearless models to Oyu Tolgoi underground mine

    July 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONGOLIA – One of the richest underground copper deposits in the world will soon be accessed with the help of high capacity gearless driven conveyors from ThyssenkKrupp. The industrial solutions business area has won a contract to supply a material

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    Canadian mines take backseat to world’s iron ore, copper giants

    July 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    While our latest feature section is filled with top-10 lists of Canadian mining and its burgeoning junior exploration and development sector, it’s always good to take a step back and look at where the big money in mining is truly

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    GOLD-COPPER: Taseko gets permit for New Prosperity work

    July 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Provincial regulators have given Taseko Mines of Vancouver a notice of work for the New Prosperity gold-copper project 125 km southwest of Williams Lake. The permit allows Taseko to gather information for the purpose of advancing mine

  • COPPER-GOLD: Kamloops rejects new Ajax mine on doorstep

    July 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Kamloops city council voted four-two to oppose the proposed Ajax copper-gold mine 3 km south of the town. Instead, the councillors are drafting a letter to all three political parties in the province to suspend environmental assessment

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    COPPER: Amarc, Hudbay partner on the Ike porphyry

    July 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver’s Amarc Resources has entered into a farm-in agreement with Hudbay Minerals of Toronto for Amarc’s Ike copper porphyry property near Gold Bridge and the former Bralorne mine. This is a two-stage agreement. Under the stage one

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    FLOTATION: Jameson cells chosen for Cobre Panama project

    July 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PANAMA – The second installation in South America of Jameson cells in the past six months has been announced  by Glencore Technology – the latest one at the Cobre Panama copper project of Toronto’s First Quantum Minerals. First Quantum is

  • Copper-Zinc: Teck to purchase Goldcorp’s San Nicolás interest

    June 29, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Teck Resources today announced that its Mexican subsidiary has entered into a binding agreement with a subsidiary of Goldcorp Inc. to purchase its 21% minority interest in the San Nicolás Project located in Zacatecas, Mexico for cash consideration of US$50