Canadian Mining Journal


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    COPPER-ZINC: Rockcliff grows Rail deposit resource

    April 1, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MANITOBA – Rockcliff Metals has released an updated resource for its wholly owned Rail deposit, with both the total resource tonnes and contained copper-equivalent metal at the 20-sq.-km property more than doubling. Indicated resources have increased to 1.17 million tonnes

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    ZINC-COPPER: Murchison discovers new zone at Brabant Lake

    April 1, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Exploration drilling at Murchison Minerals’ Brabant Lake property, 175 km northeast of La Ronge, intersected high-grade copper and zinc mineralization 10 km southwest of the company’s Brabant-Mckenzie deposit. A drill hole completed at the Main Lake target, situated

  • COVID-19: Coronavirus impacts spread across mining sector

    March 19, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate and Magda Gardner

    As the world seemingly moves into lockdown to halt the transmission of the novel COVID-19 virus, the uncertainty and restrictions on movement are taking a toll on markets and commodities. After initially benefiting from uncertainty around the virus and peaking

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    ZINC-COPPER: Foran tables PFS for McIlvenna Bay

    March 12, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – A pre-feasibility study (PFS) released by Foran Mining for its wholly owned McIlvenna Bay project suggests a 3,600 t/d underground mine with on-site processing and tailings storage and the shipping of copper and zinc concentrates to offsite smelters.

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    COPPER-ZINC: Rockcliff updates Tower and Talbot resources

    March 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MANITOBA – Rockcliff Metals has released resource updates for the Tower and Talbot volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) deposits within the Flin Flon-Snow Lake greenstone belt. At its wholly-owned Tower property, indicated resources are now at 1 million tonnes grading 5.74%

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    BeMetals drills zinc-silver deposit in Idaho

    February 10, 2020 by Steve Stakiw

    Since B2Gold launched BeMetals two years ago as a base-metals-focused junior, the company has picked up a development-stage zinc-silver project in southwestern Idaho, called South Mountain. Originally floated in early 2018 on the early-stage Pangeni copper project in Zambia, BeMetals wanted to add

  • REPORT: McKinsey outlines climate risks

    January 29, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    A new report by global consultancy McKinsey & Co. looks at three key questions the mining sector needs to address in light of climate change. Entitled Climate risk and decarbonization: What every mining CEO needs to know, the report details

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    Kutcho Copper eyes feasibility study in mid-2020

    December 23, 2019 by Steve Stakiw

    Kutcho Copper says it can complete a feasibility study on its namesake Kutcho project in north-central B.C. within roughly seven months if it can raise $3 million. Earlier this year, the aspiring base metal developer tabled an updated resource estimate on

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    SILVER-COPPER-ZINC: Surge expands Caledonia project

    December 9, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Surge Exploration added additional mineral claims in the area of its Caledonia project in northern Vancouver Island. In a press release, Surge explained that the new mineral claims include the Silver Skarn project and additional land nearby

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    ZINC: Tinka cuts high grade at Ayawilca

    November 27, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    PERU – Vancouver-based Tinka Resources has intersected several zones of high grade zinc mineralization in the final hole of this year’s drill program at its 100% owned Ayawilca zinc project, 200 km northeast of Lima in the Pasco region. Drill hole A19-168,

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    COPPER-ZINC: Kutcho Copper recoveries 94.5% for copper, 89.3% for zinc

    November 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Ongoing metallurgical tests conducted for Vancouver-based Kutcho Copper Corp. on material from its Kutcho project 100 km east of Dease Lake show improved recoveries of copper, zinc and silver, higher concentrate grades, and improved separation of copper

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    COPPER-ZINC: Hudbay Q3 results on track to meet 2019 production guidance

    November 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Hudbay Minerals reported Q3 operating and financial results which put it on track to meet its 2019 production guidance. Company wide Q3 copper production came in at 36,422 tonnes with an additional 28,639 tonnes of zinc as well