Canadian Mining Journal


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    GOLD: SSR Mining expands Nevada landholding with property buy from Newmont JV

    June 27, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEVADA – Vancouver-based SSR Mining, formerly Silver Standard Resources, has expanded its landholding in Nevada, acquiring approximately 8,900 hectares contiguous to its Marigold mine, nearly doubling the mine’s land position to 19,800 hectares. The newly acquired land package, most of which was owned

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    GOLD: Prize Mining retains JDS for Kena project study

    June 26, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Prize Mining Corp. of Vancouver has engaged JDS Energy and Mining to undertake a scoping level engineering and economic study of the company’s Kena gold project in the Kootenay Boundary region, just a few kilometres south of

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    GOLD-BASE METALS: Lundin begins mining of first production stope at Fruta del Norte

    June 26, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ECUADOR – Vancouver’s Lundin Gold has begun mining the first production stope at its Fruta del Norte gold project near the village of San Antonio. Underground mining has begun although it will be Q3 this year before the processing plant

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    GOLD-COPPER: Ridgestone to expand Rebeico project

    June 26, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    MEXICO – Ridgestone Mining entered into an agreement to purchase a 100% interest in 10 mining concessions adjacent to its Rebeico gold-copper project in Sonora. The project sits on the Sierra Madre gold belt, credited with the production of over

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    GOLD: KLGold launches VRIFY deal room to find potential new opportunities

    June 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Cash rich and expansion mined, Kirkland Lake Gold has launched a new corporate initiative using VRIFY technology to make it easier to find potential investment opportunities. The gold deal room uses a VRIFY cloud-based platform. This is a

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    GOLD: Further update on Phoenix from Rubicon

    June 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Rubicon Minerals Corp. continues to advance its Phoenix gold project near Red Lake as it prepares to release a  preliminary economic assessment in Q3 2018. The trial mining and bulk sampling program completed in 2018 will provide

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    Integra de-risks DeLamar with resource update

    June 25, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    In less than 18 months since acquiring the DeLamar project in southwestern Idaho, Integra Resources (TSXV: ITR; US-OTC: IRRZF) has upgraded 90% of its global resource from the inferred to the measured and indicated category, and the company is on track to

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    GOLD: Wallbridge drills more excellent grades at Fenelon

    June 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Wallbridge Mining Co. is no stranger to high grades as its continues to drill its Fenelon gold property 75 km northwest of Matagami. It is all there – high grades, visible gold and broadly mineralized intervals. The

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    COPPER-GOLD: Orestone to start exploring copper-gold project

    June 24, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    CHILE – Orestone Mining has started exploration work on its Resguardo copper-gold porphyry project in northern Chile. In a press release, Orestone said that a geophysical contractor has been mobilized to conduct a 10 line-kilometre induced polarization and resistivity geophysical survey

  • ENVIRONMENT: BQE Water to supply SART plant for GoGold’s Parral project

    June 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MEXICO – BQE Water, a leader in the management of mine wastewater and metallurgical bleed streams, has been retained by GoGold Resources to supply a SART plant at the Parral tailings project in Chihuahua. The contract comes after on site testing and

  • GOLD: Cyanide-free gold processing technology hits the market

    June 20, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    AUSTRALIA – A new technology that delivers commercial-scale, cyanide-free gold processing has been released by Australian-based company Clean Mining. The process replaces cyanide with a safer, less hazardous chemical reagent called thiosulphate. This inorganic compound helps dissolve fine gold out

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    COPPER-GOLD: Northern Dynasty funds next steps at Pebble project

    June 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALASKA – Vancouver-based Northern Dynasty Minerals, sole owner of the Pebble project 300 km from Anchorage, has arranged a US$5 million bought deal financing that will allow it to continue the 2019 field program and complete the environmental impact statement