Canadian Mining Journal


Gold


  • News

    GOLD MINING: Hoisting begins at McGarry mine

    January 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Armistice Resources of Toronto has begun hoisting and stockpiling material from its McGarry gold mine at Virginiatown. The muck is being hoisted from development workings in the 325N zone that has been the focus of work for the last…

  • News

    GOLD STUDY: Updated PEA positive for Auriga’s Maverick project

    January 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – The outlook is positive according to an updated preliminary economic assessment of the Maverick (formerly Nokomis) gold project 65 km northeast of Flin Flon. Owner/operator Auriga Gold of Toronto acquired 100% of the project in…

  • News

    COPPER MINING: Huckleberry mine finish pushed back to 2021

    January 4, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Permit amendments have been received and directors of Huckleberry Mines have approved the Main zone optimization (MZO) program that will extend the life of the copper mine to 2021. The seven-year extension will preserve 230…

  • News

    COPPER DEVELOPMENT: Inmet’s Cobre Panama gets environmental green light

    January 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    PANAMA – Inmet Mining of Toronto has received approval from the Autoridad Nacional del Ambiente (ANAM), an arm of the Panamanian government, for its Cobre Panama copper project. Approval of the environmental and social impact assessment…

  • News

    PERSPECTIVE: Is gold going to gain?

    January 2, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    We are entering the month of January, named for the two-faced Roman god Janus who looked both backward and forward. This is the time to look back on one of this writer’s predictions and ahead to what might be next for the price of gold.

  • GOLD DEVELOPMENT: Detour Lake receives federal environmental okay

    January 2, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – The federal Minister of Environment has approved the environmental assessment plans for the Detour Lake project owned by Detour Gold of Toronto. The US$992-million open pit gold mine and mill will have a production rate of…

  • Feature

    Tarsis Resources

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The White River property was discovered in June 2010 and was staked shortly thereafter with additional ground added twice during 2010 and once in 2011.

  • Feature

    New Gold’s New Gold

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Poised and ready for action pretty much describes the scene at New Gold’s “New Afton” mine near Kamloops as crews continue to work underground to bring the Cdn$700 million mine into production later this year.

  • Feature

    Companies already investing in BC’s northwest

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Capstone Mining is advancing its Kutcho Creek copper-zinc mine toward production; the PFS was completed in 2011. Early planning foresees development of an underground mine and a small start pit. The mill will have a capacity of 2,500 tpd. Pre-production

  • Feature

    Argus Metals

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Argus Metals Corp. reports assays from nine additional drill holes resulting in a new gold discovery at the CUZ Zone and an expansion of the Main Zone deposit at depth and to the east at its Hyland Gold Project, Selwyn Basin, Yukon. Additional…

  • Feature

    Northern Tiger Resources

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Northern Tiger Resources Inc. is a Canadian-based resource exploration company focused on gold and copper exploration in the Yukon. The company has a portfolio of gold and copper focused projects in the Yukon, including 3Ace (high-grade gold…

  • Feature

    Atac Resources

    January 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Rackla Gold Project is located 55 km northeast of Keno City in Central Yukon and is 100% owned by ATAC Resources Ltd. with no underlying royalties. The project is over 1,600 km(2) and is situated between the regional-scale Dawson thrust and…