Canadian Mining Journal


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    GOLD STUDY: Updated feasibility reaffirms viability of Touquoy

    February 23, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NOVA SCOTIA – Atlantic Gold of Sydney, Australia, has updated the definitive feasibility study for its Touquoy gold project 120 km northeast of Halifax. With updated cost and an improved gold price, the company says the mine could be in…

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    GOLD STUDY: Target date for Eagle production is 2014

    February 23, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    YUKON – Toronto-based Victoria Gold Corp. is in possession of the definitive feasibility study for the Eagle gold project 375 km north of Whitehorse and hoping to begin production Q4 2014. The study was prepared under the direction of…

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    GOLD STUDY: Spanish Mountain project advances to feasibility stage

    February 22, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Spanish Mountain Gold is moving forward with a feasibility study of its Spanish Mountain gold project 70 km northeast of Williams Lake without waiting for the completion of the pre-feasibility report….

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    GOLD STUDY: Pit and underground planned at Maverick

    February 22, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – Auriga Gold Corp. of Toronto is planning both open pit and underground mining at its Maverick gold project near Flin Flon. This is the recommendation of the recent preliminary economic assessment of the project.

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    GOLD-COPPER STUDY: Shaft to be sunk at Upper Beaver

    February 20, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Queenston Mining is making plans to sink an exploration shaft at its Upper Beaver gold-copper property near Kirkland Lake, thanks to the conclusions of the preliminary economic assessment prepared by P&E Mining…

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    GOLD STUDY: Pre-feasibility for Taylor project “conservative”

    February 20, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – St Andrew Goldfields (SAS) of Toronto says the estimated amount of contained gold has increased by one million ounces at its Taylor gold project near Timmins. Total measured and indicated resources are 38.3 million tonnes at an…

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    Snags at year-end for gold miners

    February 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    As they release their year-end numbers, Canadian gold miners are for the most part taking advantage of the strong gold price. The average price per ounce in 2011 was $1,571.52 allowing records to be set for revenues, ounces produced, cash flows…

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    GOLD RESOURCE: Nearly 3-M oz in Timmins West property

    February 16, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Lake Shore Gold of Toronto estimates there are approximately 2.8 million oz of gold in its Timmins West project. Total indicated resources in the Thunder Creek and Timmins deposit are 5.8 million tonnes grading 5.99 g/t Au. The…

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    GOLD MINE: Former Brewery Creek mine changes hands

    February 15, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    YUKON – Golden Predator Corp. of Vancouver has bought up a 100% interest in the former Brewery Creek gold mine 55 km east of Dawson City from previous owner Alexco Resource Corp. subject to a 2% net smelter return. Golden Predator will…

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    FINANCING: $277-M raised to finish Detour Lake gold mine

    February 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Detour Gold has complete the last part of construction financing, a $276.9-million bought deal, for the Detour Lake gold project 185 km northeast of Cochrane. Most of the net proceeds to complete the $1.45-billion…

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    GOLD RESOURCES: Castillian calls Hope Brook “major” deposit

    February 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Castillian Resources of Toronto released its first 43-101 report for the former Hope Brook gold mine near Port aux Basques, calling it a “major gold deposit”. The indicated resource (both inside and below the…

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    RECOGNITION: Petaquilla Gold largest exporter in Panama for second consecutive year

    February 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    PANAMA – For the second consecutive year Petaquilla Gold, a subsidiary of Petaquilla Minerals of Vancouver, has received public recognition for being the largest exporter in Panama in 2011. The designation commemorated at an event in…