Canadian Mining Journal


Silver


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    Primero to expand San Dimas

    August 11, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Primero Mining (TSX: P; PPP: NYSE) has given the green light to an expansion of its San Dimas gold-silver mine in Durango, Mexico, a move that will increase production by 25% at a cost of only $26.4 million.

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    COPPER-ZINC: Beaufield updates 43-101 for Tortigny deposit

    August 7, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Beaufield Resources of Montreal has filed an updated 43-101 report for its wholly owned Tortigny polymetallic project 150 km north of Chibougamau. The project is in the advanced stage of exploration.

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    SILVER: Fortune discloses PEA for Revenue mine

    July 28, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    COLORADO – In May this year London, ON-based Fortune Minerals made its first foray into the United States with the purchase of the operating Revenue silver-gold-lead-zinc mine 490 km southwest of Denver. Now the company has completed a…

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    COPPER: Copper North Files Carmacks Preliminary Economic Assessment

    July 15, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – Copper North Mining Corp. (TSX VENTURE:COL) announces that it has filed the Preliminary Economic Assessment National Instrument 43-101 Independent Technical Report (the “PEA”) for its Carmacks…

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    ZINC: Trevali reports Q2-2014 Santander Mine production

    July 15, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – Trevali Mining Corporation (TSX:TV)(OTCQX:TREVF)(LMA:TV)(FRANKFURT:4TI) reports preliminary production results for its second quarter 2014, ended June 30, 2014, of approximately 12 million payable…

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    COPPER: Progress continues at Reed Mine in Flin Flon

    July 15, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER: VMS Ventures Inc. has just issued an update on the progress that has been made at the Reed (copper-zinc-gold-silver) mine, near Flin Flon, Manitoba. The company owns 30% of the mine while Hudbay Minerals Inc. owns the balance and is…

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    Zinc/Lead/Silver: More drilling and core sent to B.C. labs

    July 7, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER: Canada Zinc Metals Corp. has just announced that the planned diamond drilling program on its Akie property, situated within the Kechika Trough approximately 260 km north-northwest of the town of Mackenzie in northeastern British…

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    PRECIOUS & BASE METALS: Virginia lays out $7.5M for summer-fall exploration

    June 10, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Virginia Mines of Quebec City has set aside a budget of $7.5 million for its 2014 summer-fall exploration programs at various projects in the province. Work will be done mostly in the James Bay region, Nunavik and at various…

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    ZINC-LEAD: Caribou PEA puts IRR at 56.9%, pre-tax NPV at $150 million

    May 14, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Trevali Mining Corp. of Vancouver is encouraged by the preliminary economic assessment of its Caribou zinc-lead-silver project in the Bathurst Mining Camp. The base case gives the project a 56.9% internal rate of return…

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    SILVER: Fortune Minerals to buy Revenue mine in Colorado

    May 12, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    COLORADO – Fortune Minerals of London, ON, has completed the first stage of purchasing the recently reopened Revenue silver mine in the southwest part of the state from a private vendor. The acquisition will be made in stages, with the…

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    New zone shines for Fortuna Silver at San Jose

    April 30, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Fresh off an expansion that doubled throughput at the San Jose mine in Mexico, a steady stream of high grade drill results from the Trinidad North zone has Fortuna Silver Mines (TSX: FVI; NYSE: FSM) thinking about growing the…

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    Capstone more than doubles Pinto Valley mine life

    March 27, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Six months after buying the Pinto Valley mine, Capstone Mining (TSX: CS) has shown that the copper-molybdenum-silver mine can operate for at least eight extra years and produce a billion more pounds of copper than previously…