Canadian Mining Journal


SGS Canada Inc.


  • News

    GOLD: Marathon shares rise on positive heap leach results

    May 21, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Test results from Marathon Gold’s Leprechaun and Marathon deposits at the company’s Valentine Lake gold camp demonstrate they are amenable to heap leaching. Selected intervals of mineralized material were shipped to SGS Canada last fall and highlights from the

  • News

    TESTING: SGS Canada adds Tescan TIMA-X automated technology

    May 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LAKEFIELD, Ont. – SGS Canada announced that it has officially incorporated the Tescan Integrated Mineral Analyser (TIMA-X) into its suite of automated mineralogy offerings across Canada. SGS clients enjoy better detection limits, superior imaging and faster turnaround time and results. The

  • Feature

    SGS takes the lab into the field for fast results

    May 1, 2019 by Marilyn Scales

    Technology promises assays in days, not weeks

  • News

    TESTING: SGS launches FAST solutions for the mineral industry

    March 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – SGS Canada is launching a new service for the metals and mining industry, Field Analytical Services and Testing (FAST), in North America and Australia. FAST provides real-time data acquisition in the field by pairing portable instrumentation and machine

  • News

    GOLD: Granada updates resources in feasibility study

    December 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – SGS Canada has delivered an updated mineral resource of the Granada gold property near Rouyn-Noranda. Owner Granada Gold Mine, headquartered in Rouyn-Noranda, was also supplied with a revised block model for the entire area. Pit constrained measured and

  • News

    GRAPHITE: Northern updates Bissett Creek numbers

    December 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Northern Graphite Corp. of Ottawa has taken a closer look and updated some parameters for its Bissett Creek graphite project between the cities of Ottawa and North Bay. The updates were done by G Mining Services. The review

  • News

    EXPLORATION: SGS opens sample preparation facilities in Val d’Or, Whitehorse

    July 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – SGS Canada is opening a new sample preparation facility in Val-d’Or. The new laboratory is strategically located to service the growing needs of the minerals exploration industry in Quebec. Earlier this month, SGS opened a sample preparation facility in Whitehorse,

  • R & D: Search Minerals Inc. Provides Update on Pilot Plant Program

    October 28, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver: Search Minerals Inc. is pleased to provide an update on the pilot plant program which is being conducted by SGS Canada Inc.. The Pilot Plant is being funded by Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency and the Research and Development Corporation of Newfoundland and

  • News

    SEISMIC RISK: BC earthquake warning technology goes global with SGS Canada partnership

    October 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Weir-Jones Engineering and SGS Canada have entered into a global preferred service provider agreement that will bring affordable and reliable BC developed earthquake early warning system (EEWS) technology, known as ShakeAlarm®, to countries with high seismic risk that currently

  • News

    URANIUM: UEX tests heap leach potential for Horseshoe and Raven deposits

    July 18, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – UEX Corporation of Vancouver says metallurgical tests on material from its Horseshoe and Raven uranium deposits suggests ore from them may be amenable to heap leach recovery methods. The deposits are part of the company’s Hidden Bay project

  • News

    GEOCHEMISTRY: SGS testing certified ISO/IEC 17025

    January 11, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – The geochemical laboratory of SGS Mineral Services has extended its scope of accredited tests certified to the requirements of ISO/IEC 17025. The certification includes the company’s proprietary MMITM (mobile metal ion) methodology,…