Canadian Mining Journal


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    EQUIPMENT: Finning secures contract for Lundin’s Candelaria

    December 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    CHILE –  Finning International of Vancouver announced last week that its South American operation has been awarded a multi-year mining contract by Lundin Mining Corp. to deliver new equipment and product support to the Candelaria copper mining complex in the

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    GOLD: Atlantic Gold reports first assays from phase three at Fifteen Mile Stream

    December 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NOVA SCOTIA – The first assays from phase three drilling at the Fifteen Mile Stream gold property about 60 km northeast of Atlantic Gold’s Torquoy mill are in. The latest highlights include 14 metres of 1.79 g/t gold from 77

  • GOLD: Treasury Metals, Metis sign agreement covering Goliath project

    December 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – The Metis Nation of Ontario and Treasury Metals of Toronto have signed a memorandum of understanding that covers the company’s Goliath gold project 20 km east of Dryden. Treasury began work on a feasibility study for the project

  • COMMENT: First Quantum sniffing around Pebble project

    December 18, 2017 by Marilyn Scales

    No one doubts that the Pebble copper-gold deposit in Alaska is one of the largest undeveloped mineral resources in the world. It contains a measured and indicated resource of 6.44 billion tonnes grading 0.40% copper and 0.34 g/t gold using

  • COPPER-GOLD: KGHM’s Ajax mine fails to gain environmental nod

    December 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The provincial government has refused to issue an environmental certificate for the proposed Ajax copper-gold mine near Kamloops. The operator and 80% owner is Polish miner KGHM Polska Miedz, and the remaining 20% of the joint venture

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    GOLD: McEwen makes major progress at Gold Bar

    December 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Construction is well underway at the Gold Bar project in central Nevada. Owner McEwen Mining of Toronto is preparing for commercial production in 2019. The company says the mild winter has allowed it to fast track parts of

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    GOLD: Alamos says Lynn Lake to yield 170,000 oz. per year

    December 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MANITOBA – Alamos Gold of Toronto has released the feasibility study for its Lynn Lake gold project, situated 40 km east of the town. The company expects to recover a total of 1.5 million oz. of gold and 1.3 million

  • GOLD: Harte raises $27M with offtake deal for Sugar Zone

    December 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Harte Gold Corp. of Toronto has announced a private placement of $27 million to be used to advance its Sugar Zone project 60 km east of the Hemlo gold camp. Harte will issue approximately 55.3 million common shares

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    GOLD: Wallbridge finds new promise at Fenelon

    December 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Wallbridge Mining Company says results from this year’s exploration at the Fenelon gold property 75 km northwest of Matagami exceeded expectations. The company is now planning a 35,000-tonne underground bulk sample as well as additional drilling for

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    GOLD: Nighthawk finds more good grades at Colomac project

    December 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES –  Nighthawk Gold Corp. of Toronto continues to drill at its Colomac project in the Indin Lake Greenstone Belt 220 km northwest of Yellowknife. The company recently completed a 26,168-metre drill program focused on resource expansion in both

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    Orefinders assembles Abitibi land package

    December 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Orefinders Resources (TSXV: ORX) is scooping up gold properties in Ontario’s Shining Tree district, near Lake Abitibi. The company will acquire three contiguous properties from three different landholders, bringing its Abitibi land package to 23 km2. “I’ve been aware of these

  • GOLD: Marathon $2M flow-through for Valentine Lake

    December 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Marathon Gold Corp. of Toronto has arranged a bought deal worth approximately $2.0 million with a syndicate of underwriters led by Canaccord Genuity. Marathon will issue 1.65 million flow-through shares at a price of $1.23 each. The underwriters