Canadian Mining Journal


Platinum Group Metals


  • News

    PALLADIUM: NAP announces new zone at Lac des Iles mine

    May 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based North American Palladium (NAP) says underground exploration at its Lac des Iles mine 90 km north of Thunder Bay has discovered a new zone – C zone. Drilling results suggest that it is a large area of

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    PGM: Transition Metals optimistic after running MT survey at platinum-palladium project

    May 7, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Transition Metals announced this week that it completed a ground magnetotellurics or MT survey and stacked an additional 235 hectares at its 100% owned Saturday Night project, located north of Thunder Bay. In a press release, the Sudbury-based miner

  • North American Palladium CEO Jim Gallagher on global palladium markets

    May 6, 2019 by John Cumming

    The following is an edited transcript of a portion of a podcast interview with James Gallagher, president and CEO of North American Palladium (TSX: PDL; US-OTC: PALDF). Gallagher discusses the supply and demand fundamentals of the palladium market, and why palladium won’t

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    PLATINUM GROUP: North American Palladium expands Sunday Lake with best drill results

    April 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – North American Palladium of Toronto has expanded the platinum group metals zone at the Sunday Lake property, 25 km northeast of Thunder Bay and 60 km south of NAP’s Lac des Iles mill. The current campaign is focused

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    PALLADIUM-PLATINUM: White Metal to become sole owner of palladium-platinum project

    March 13, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – White Metal Resources announced this week that it signed an agreement to acquire a 100% interest in the Seagull Lake palladium-platinum property from its partners Rainy Mountain Royalty and Canadian International Pharma Corp. Seagull Lake is located approximately

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    PALLADIUM: North American ramps up exploration program

    February 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based North American Palladium (NAP) is ramping up its exploration efforts at the Lac des Iles palladium mine 90 km north of Thunder Bay. A minimum budget of $16 million is set, $10 million of which was raised

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    PALLADIUM: NA Palladium signs development contract with Redpath

    December 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based North American Palladium  has signed a major mine development contract with Redpath Canada of North Bay, Ont. Redpath. The expansion will double the capacity of the mine and mill to 12,000 t/d from 6,000 t/d. The project

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    North American Palladium doubles down underground at Lac des Îles

    October 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The story of North American Palladium (TSX: PDL; US-OTC: PALDF) is perhaps best told in threes. In 2003, North American Palladium had just over 3 million oz. palladium equivalent in reserves at its flagship Lac des Îles palladium-platinum-gold-copper-nickel mine in northwestern Ontario.

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    PRECIOUS METALS: San Dimas sale pushes Wheaton Q2 earnings to $318M

    August 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Wheaton Precious Metals reports that it had net earnings of $318 million (all U.S. dollars)  in Q2 2018, including the $246 million gain on the sale of the San Dimas silver stream. The company reported record gold production

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    GOLD-PALLADIUM: Wheaton closes streaming deal on Stillwater

    July 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. has completed the gold and palladium streaming agreement with Sibanye Gold of South Africa for the Stillwater precious metals project, including the East Boulder mine in Montana. Wheaton made an initial payment of US$500

  • FERROCHROME: Update on Noront Ferrochrome Production Facility

    July 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO — Noront Resources Ltd. today announced that it has reduced the choice of prospective locations for its proposed ferrochrome production facility (FPF) to two Northern Ontario cities: Timmins or Sault Ste. Marie. Both Thunder Bay and Sudbury have been

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    PGM: New Age releases resource for River Valley

    May 8, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – New Age Metals has released a new measured and indicated resource for its River Valley platinum group metals project about 60 km east of Sudbury. With a cut-off of 0.4 g/t palladium equivalent, the M&I portion contains more