Canadian Mining Journal


Zinc and Lead


  • News

    Arizona Mining hits big at Taylor Deeps

    July 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — The latest drill results from Arizona Mining (TSX: AZ; US-OTC: WLDVF) at its Hermosa zinc-lead-silver project, 81 km southeast of Tucson, Ariz., could change how the company develops the project, says chief operating officer Donald Taylor. Drilling was aimed at the Taylor

  • Copper-Zinc: Teck to purchase Goldcorp’s San Nicolás interest

    June 29, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Teck Resources today announced that its Mexican subsidiary has entered into a binding agreement with a subsidiary of Goldcorp Inc. to purchase its 21% minority interest in the San Nicolás Project located in Zacatecas, Mexico for cash consideration of US$50

  • Copper: Desert Star eyes BC copper through Capstone deal

    June 27, 2017 by Matthew Keevil, The Northern Miner

    Desert Star Resources believes it can offer investors unique exposure to copper production via near-term development of the Kutcho volcanogenic massive sulfide project, 100 km due east of Dease Lake, British Columbia. On June 15, the company outlined a deal with Capstone

  • News

    ZINC-COPPER: Galway cuts 4.7% Cu, 4.0% Zn at Estrades property

    June 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Galway Metals has released assays from five more drill holes at its Estrades polymetallic property located 95 km north of La Sarre. The most recent results include these highlights:   Hole GWM-17E-06: 4.0% zinc, 4.7% copper and

  • Feature

    As 777 winds down, Hudbay looks to Lalor

    June 1, 2017 by D’Arcy Jenish

    For nearly a century – 90 years in December, to be precise – Hudbay Minerals has been the cornerstone and lifeblood of the northern Manitoba community of Flin Flon. But change is coming to this quintessential one-industry, resource-based Canadian town.

  • News

    COPPER-ZINC: Yorbeau cuts high grade massive sulphides at Caribou property

    May 30, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Yorbeau Resources has intersected high grade massive sulphide mineralization in two holes in the gap at the Caribou lens. Hole CAR-31W returned 2.9% copper, 6.9% zinc and 44.4 g/t silver over 2.5 metres at a depth of

  • News

    ZINC: Trevali to acquire Glencore’s zinc interests in Africa

    May 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AFRICA – Shareholders of Vancouver-based Trevali Mining Corp. approved the acquisition of interests in three African zinc properties from Glencore plc. The deal includes Glencore’s 80% interest in the Rosh Pinah mine in Namibia, a 39% interest in the Gergarub

  • SILVER-ZINC-LEAD: Liberty Silver to acquire Bunker Hill mine

    May 17, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    IDAHO – Toronto-based Liberty Silver Corp. has announced its intention to acquire the Bunker Hill silver-zinc-lead mine and smelting complex at Kellogg from Placer Mining Corp. The acquisition will include all mining rights and claims, surface rights, existing infrastructure at

  • ZINC-LEAD: Teck sells interest in Waneta Dam for $1.2B

    May 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Teck Resources has agreed to sell its two-thirds interest in the Waneta hydroelectric dam and related transmission assets to Fortis Inc. for $1.2 billion cash. Power from the Waneta Dam is used at Teck’s Trail, B.C.,

  • News

    ZINC: Lundin completes Neves-Corvo expansion study

    May 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PORTUGAL – Lundin Mining Corp. of Toronto has completed a feasibility study for a 50% expansion program at its Neves-Corvo zinc mine in the Alentejo district. The €257 million  project includes the installation of a new underground crusher and conveyor

  • News

    Pasinex shines at Pinargozu zinc mine in Turkey

    May 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Pasinex Resources (CSE: PSE) – the 50%-owner of the high grade Pinargozu zinc mine in southern Turkey – has seen its shares climb more than 300% over the past year. Driving the share price appreciation has been improvements at the Pinargozu

  • ZINC: South32 invests $110M in Arizona Mining to move Taylor project forward

    May 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Arizona Mining of Vancouver is receiving a $110.3-million vote of confidence from South32, the Australian company spun out from BHP Billiton in 2014. South 32 has agreed to purchase 45 million shares of Arizona Mining at a price