Canadian Mining Journal


Zinc and Lead


  • News

    BASE METALS: Lundin offers plans for next three years

    November 30, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Lundin Mining Corp. has provided new production guidance for the three-year period beginning in 2018. In 2020, the company expects to be producing as much as 201,000 tonnes of copper, 244,000 tonnes of zinc, and 16,000 tonnes of

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    Tinka doubles zinc and tin resources at Ayawilca

    November 30, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Tinka Resources (TSXV: TK) has doubled the resource at its 100% owned Ayawilca polymetallic sulphide project, located 200 km northeast of Lima in Peru’s Department of Pasco. The four zinc zones and one tin zone are located on the larger Ayawilca

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    ZINC: Callinex confirms new deposit at Superjack

    November 16, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Callinex Mines of Vancouver says recent drilling has confirmed the presence of a new zinc deposit at its Superjack property in the Bathurst mining camp. Hole SJ17-88 intersected 1.9 metres of massive sulphides grading 8.0% zinc equivalent

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    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko cuts 7.5 metres at 13.4% Zn+Pb at Gilmour South property

    November 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Montreal-based Osisko Metals reports that initial drilling at the Gilmore South project 35 km southwest of Bathurst has returned 13.4% zinc plus lead. Hole GS-00-22W1 intersected 11.31% zinc, 2.10% lead, 0.16% copper, 20.95 g/t silver and 0.21

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    New Nadina gains 1600% on high grade intercept

    November 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — New Nadina Explorations (TSXV: NNA) is the latest contender to join the ranks of junior explorers with surging market valuations such as Novo Resources (TSXV: NVO; USOTC: NSRPF), Metallis Resources (TSXV: MTS) and Garibaldi Resources (TSXV: GGI; US-OTC: GGIFF). Shares of New Nadina skyrocketed 1,600% to

  • GOLD-ZINC: Osisko invests $65M in Aquila

    November 9, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Osisko Gold Royalties of Montreal is making an investment worth US$65 million in Aquila Resources that owns the Back Forty gold-zinc development stage project in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Osisko has agreed to acquire approximately 49.2 million units of

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    LEAD-ZINC: Trevali enjoys positive PEA for Halfmile-Stratmat

    November 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Vancouver-based Trevali Mining Corp. has received a positive preliminary economic assessment for the Halfmile-Stratmat zinc-lead-silver project in the Bathurst Mining Camp. The base case study outlined a new 3,000-t/d concentrator at the Stratmat site that will be

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    ZINC-LEAD-GOLD: Puma finds polymetallic mineralization with high grade gold at Murray Brook

    October 31, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Puma Exploration, headquartered in Rimouski, Que., continues to drill its Murray Brook polymetallic property 60 km west of Bathurst, and not only are the holes returning high zinc-lead grades, but indications of a new high grade gold

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    COPPER-ZINC: Teck buys out San Nicolas partner

    October 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MEXICO – Vancouver’s Teck Resources has bought out the 21% of the San Nicolas copper-zinc project owned by Goldcorp, making Teck the sole owner of the project in Zacatecas. Goldcorp will receive US$50 million for its share. The arrangement allows

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    Canadian Zinc aims for 2020 production at Prairie Creek

    October 10, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Canadian Zinc (TSX: CZN; US-OTC: CZICF) has set the stage for a “mid-2020” production target at its past-producing Prairie Creek zinc-lead mine, which sits amid the Mackenzie Mountains, 500 km due west of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. On Sept. 28, the

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    ZINC-COPPER: Murchison updates Brabant-McKenzie resource

    October 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Murchison Minerals of Toronto has updated the resources for the Brabant-McKenzie deposit 175 km northeast of La Ronge. This is a metamorphic volcanogenic massive sulphide deposit close to roads, water, the electric grid and supply centres. The new

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    ZINC-LEAD: Wolfden drills good grades at Orvan Brook, near Bathurst

    October 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Wolfden Resources Corp. of Thunder Bay, Ont., has recently drilled good zinc-lead grades at its 100% owned Orvan Brook property 35 km west of Bathurst and 15 km northeast of the Caribou mine and mill. A total