Canadian Mining Journal


Zinc and Lead


  • Feature

    BC’s mining sector is back – in a big way

    April 1, 2018 by Iain Thompson

    A report on positive spending trends in B.C.’s mining sector.

  • SUSTAINABILITY: Teck releases climate action and portfolio resilience report

    March 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Last week Teck Resources released its Climate Action and Portfolio Resilience Report that outlines how the company will continue to be competitive and create shareholder value in a low carbon future. The 30-page report covers the work that

  • News

    ZINC-LEAD: Final 2017 Tulks South results from Canadian Zinc

    February 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Vancouver-based Canadian Zinc Corp. has received the final results from the 2017 drilling program at its Tulks South zinc-lead project in the central part of the province. The program included 14 holes and 4,961 metres. Drilling extended the

  • News

    Canstar, Adventus and Altius to consolidate Buchans camp

    February 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Last year, Osisko Metals (TSX: OM) acquired more than 50,000 hectares in the historic Bathurst Mining Camp of New Brunswick with the objective of developing a multi-deposit asset base focused on zinc that would feed a central concentrator. “On the back of

  • News

    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko outlines 50,000-metre program at Pine Point

    February 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – New owner Osisko Metals of Montreal is planning a 50,000-metre drilling program for its Pine Point zinc-lead property. Three rigs have been mobilized to the site, and the company plans to pay for the work from its

  • News

    Teck posts record 2017 revenue and cash flow

    February 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Favourable commodity prices and a focus on cost control last year drove revenue and cash flow from Teck Resources‘ (TSX: TECK.B; NYSE: TECK) operations into record territory. The company reported revenue of $12.1 billion, up from $9.3 billion in 2016, along

  • ZINC: Callinex finds 11+metres of 3.9% ZnEq at Nash Creek

    February 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Vancouver-based Callinex Mines has released the results of its recently completed drilling campaign at its Nash Creek zinc project 20 km west of Belledune. The drilling was done to expand the deposit laterally and along strike to

  • News

    Yorbeau tables Scott Lake PEA

    January 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Yorbeau Resources (TSX: YRB) has announced a new resource estimate and preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for its 100% owned Scott Lake polymetallic project in the Chibougamau area of Quebec. Scott Lake’s 63.37 sq. km includes 18 km in length of the

  • News

    ZINC: Callinex finds 10% Zn and expands Nash Creek deposit

    January 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – The Bathurst Mining Camp continues to reward those who drill it. This time the company is Callinex Mines of Vancouver, and the rewards are to be found in the near surface Nash Creek zinc deposit. Here are

  • News

    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko Metals drills high grades at Mount Fronsac North project

    January 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Montreal-based Osisko Metals had more high grade drilling results from its Mount Fronsac North project 60 km west of Bathurst. Drill hole MF17- 43 intersected 3.1 metres of 12.3% zinc, 5.4% lead, and 91.9 g/t silver, within

  • News

    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko expands holdings in Bathurst Camp

    January 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Osisko Metals of Montreal continues to expand its holdings in the Bathurst Mining Camp with the acquisition of two additional properties. No value was given for the acquisitions. Osisko is acquiring the properties of Canadian Continental Exploration

  • News

    Osisko Metals to acquire Pine Point zinc mine in NWT

    January 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Osisko Metals (TSXV: OM) is expanding its zinc footprint to northern Canada in a $35 million deal to acquire Pine Point Mining (TSXV: ZINC) and its Pine Point project near Hay River in the Northwest Territories. Pine Point – once Canada’s