Canadian Mining Journal


Zinc and Lead


  • News

    ZINC-LEAD: ScoZinc tables low capex PFS for Scotia open-pit mine

    July 8, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NOVA SCOTIA – ScoZinc has released the results of a preliminary feasibility study (PFS) on its wholly owned and permitted Scotia mine project, 62 km northeast of Halifax. The study outlines a 2,700 t/d open-pit operation, producing zinc and lead

  • COVID-19: Miners fight back virus outbreaks

    July 6, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Several months after the pandemic disrupted mining operations worldwide with suspensions, travel restrictions and new protocols, the novel coronavirus continues to cause new disruptions. Most recently, 82 of 298 workers at Trevali Mining’s Santander mine in Peru have tested positive

  • News

    Arizona Metals hits massive sulphide at Kay mine

    July 2, 2020 by Carl Williams

    Drilling has intersected massive sulphide mineralization at the South zone of Arizona Metals’ (TSXV: AMC) Kay mine property, 69 km north of Phoenix and adjacent to Black Canyon City in central Arizona’s Yavapai County. Highlights from the drill program include drill

  • ZINC-LEAD: Trevali suspends Santander mine due to COVID-19

    June 29, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    PERU – Nineteen workers at Trevali Mining’s Santander mine in Peru have tested positive for the coronavirus and the company has suspended operations at the site. Trevali said the workers were asymptomatic and put into quarantine. Further testing will be done

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    Top 10 Canadian-headquartered base metal and uranium explorers

    June 25, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    The Northern Miner has compiled a list of the top 10, Canadian headquartered base metal and uranium juniors – with no production and which are not a royalty or streaming company. The ranking is based on market capitalization as of

  • SILVER: Alexco’s Keno Hill poised for first production by year end

    June 24, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Alexco Resource has received a draft water licence from the Yukon Water Board for its Keno Hill silver operation, and is moving forward with plans to produce its first concentrate before the end of the year. While the draft

  • News

    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko Metals’ PEA for Pine Point suggests large-scale operation

    June 16, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – A preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for Osisko Metals’ wholly owned Pine Point project outlines an 11,250 t/d open-pit and underground operation, mining 47 small open pits and eight high-grade shallow underground deposits. The proposed 10-year mine would

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    ZINC-LEAD-SILVER: Callinex discovers new zones at Nash Creek

    June 4, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Drilling at Callinex Mines’ 118-sq.-km Nash Creek project has encountered a new zone of silver mineralization, 9.6 km away from the current deposit, as well as a new area of near-surface zinc and lead, 1.3 km to

  • News

    GOLD: Romios acquires claims next to Newmont’s Arseno Lake deposit

    April 28, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Romios Gold Resources has staked 81 mining claims totalling 15.8 sq. km within the Arseno Lake area in northwestern Ontario. In a press release, the miner said the claims cover the on-strike continuation of a mineralized iron formation and

  • SILVER: Discovery releases more high-grade assays from Cordero

    April 7, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Discovery Metals continues to release high-grade assays from drilling at its advanced exploration-stage Cordero project in Chihuahua state, Mexico, which it acquired last year. Highlights of the results from 10 holes at Cordero included hole C20-316, which hit

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    SILVER-ZINC-LEAD: Tethyan to acquire past-producing mines

    April 2, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    SERBIA – Tethyan Resource is working towards acquiring the past-producing Kizevak and Sastavci silver-zinc-lead mines in southwestern Serbia. In a press release, the Vancouver-based miner said that it has entered into an arm’s length agreement to purchase a 100% ownership stake in

  • GOLD: Luminex grows Condor with first Camp resource

    March 31, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Luminex Resources has unveiled a maiden resource at its Camp deposit, part of its Condor project in southeast Ecuador, of 11.9 million inferred tonnes grading 2.95 g/t gold equivalent for 1.1 million gold-equivalent oz. Camp contains the highest