Canadian Mining Journal


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    GOLD: Moneta upgrades, expands resources at Golden Highway

    January 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Moneta Porcupine Mines has updated the underground resource numbers for its Golden Highway project 110 km east of Timmins. The company says the deposits are higher grade than previously thought and they are open. Moneta CEO and

  • GOLD: Osisko supports Beaufield private placement

    February 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Beaufield Resources has closed a private placement offering that raised $6 million, a large part of which was taken up by O3, a subsidiary of Osisko Mining. Beaufield issued 40 million common shares at a price of $0.10

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    GOLD-COPPER: Good grades confirmed at Willa property

    February 20, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Discovery Ventures of Vancouver has updated the historical resources to 43-101-compliant for the optioned Willa gold-copper property in the Slocan Mining Division near Silverton. The new estimate was completed by Micon…

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    SILVER: NQ Exploration’s maiden resource for Carheil

    January 24, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – NQ Exploration of Laval, QC, has released the initial resource estimate for its 100% owned Carheil silver property in the northern Abitibi region. The Ag1 zone contains 379,000 indicated tonnes at 120.5 g/t Ag or 1.47 million…

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    IRON ORE STUDY: Hopes Advance PEA estimated US$5.6B NPV

    September 19, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – The pre-feasibility study prepared by Micon International on the Hopes Advance iron ore project belonging to Oceanic Iron Ore Corp. of Vancouver is positive. The projected net present value of the project is US$5.6 billion and a…

  • REMEDIATION: BacTech PEA positive for bioleaching arsenopyrite in Snow Lake

    August 28, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – BacTech Environmental Corp. of Toronto says the preliminary economic assessment for its proposed reclamation of  the arsenopyrite residue stockpile (ARS) in Snow Lake is positive. The study was prepared by Micon…

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    CHROMITE RESOURCE: Big Daddy number updated ahead of mine design

    July 4, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – KWG Resources of Montreal has taken delivery of a new resource estimate for the Big Daddy chromite deposit near McFaulds Lake. The report was prepared by Sibley Basin Group based on 13,459 metres of core drilling completed in…

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    POLYMETALLIC STUDY: Small mine possible near Revelstoke

    April 24, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Huakan International Mining of Vancouver, owner of the J&L underground gold-silver-lead-zinc project near Revelstoke, has received a positive preliminary economic assessment suggesting a new mine might be developed…

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    METALLURGICAL TESTS: Bioleaching works on arsenic-laden Snow Lake residue

    March 20, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MANITOBA – Toronto-based BacTech Environmental Corp. has been testing its patented Bacox bio-oxidation the stockpiled arsenic-rich (16%) residue from old mines near Snow Lake with great success. The Bacox process oxidizes 95% of the…

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    GOLD RESOURCES: Probe releases initial estimate for Borden Lake

    August 23, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Probe Mines of Toronto has released the first resource estimate for its Borden Lake gold project. The deposit may contain as much as 4.0 million oz of gold and 5.3 million oz of silver.

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    CHROME RESOURCES: First Big Daddy numbers put grade near 40% chromite

    May 5, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – The initial resource estimate for the Big Daddy chromite deposit in the James Bay Lowlands or Ring o…

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    NICKEL RESOURCES: Potential for two pits at Langmuir

    January 13, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO — The recent 43-101 report completed by Micon International for Toronto’s Inspiration Mining Cor…