Canadian Mining Journal

Agnico Eagle Mines Limited

  • News

    GOLD: Mining and milling resumes at Goldex

    September 23, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    QUEBEC – Agnico Eagle Mines of Toronto has resumed mining and milling at its Goldex gold mine near Val d’Or. Work is underway on satellite deposits, and the first bullion pour is expected in October 2013. The property is expected to…

  • Feature

    Agnico Eagle leads Nunavut into modern mining era

    September 1, 2013 by Bill Braden

    February 24, 2010, was a big day for Agnico Eagle Mines Limited’s Meadowbank project, as Board chairman Jim Nasso, flanked by Inuit business and community leaders, watched the first pour of molten gold and silver doré from the…

  • News

    COMMENT: Top CSR companies ranked by Corporate Knights

    August 1, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Each year a Toronto-based organization called Corporate Knights, “The Company for Clean Capitalism,” ranks Canada’s most socially responsible corporations, and this year several miners are included.

  • News

    SOFTWARE: Wenco fleet system commissioned at Meadowbank mine

    July 3, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    NUNAVUT – Wenco International Mining Systems of Richmond, BC, has commissioned its fleet management system at Agnico Eagle’s Meadowbank open pit gold mine 70 km north of Baker Lake. Meadowbank is a low Arctic operation located about 2,600…

  • News

    With a healthy bank balance, Agnico seals five strategic deals

    May 29, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER – For mining companies pursuing growth, it is a good time to buy. Weak base metal prices combined with a recent downturn in the price of gold means junior miners and explorers are generally pretty cheap, which is the first…

  • News

    Homestake releases final resource as Agnico-Eagle takes over

    April 29, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER — Vancouver-based junior Homestake Resource (HSR-V) is turning the page on nine years of exploration at its Homestake Ridge gold-silver property on the Iskut-Stewart-Kitsault belt 32 km northwest of Alice Arm, BC. A final…

  • News

    Sean Boyd goes shopping … again

    April 24, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    For the second time this month Agnico-Eagle Mines (AEM-T, AEM-N) has taken a strategic stake in a junior exploration company with promising assets.

  • News

    Junior exploration programs will be ‘pruned to the bone,’ Macquarie says

    April 17, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    In a new report on junior precious metal explorers that looks at which companies will have the cash to survive the current market and the decline in the gold price, analysts at Macquarie Equities Research predict that exploration programs will…

  • News

    Agnico-Eagle investment a ‘vote of confidence’ in Sulliden

    April 10, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    After what Sulliden Gold (SUE-T, SDDF-O) describes as a “thorough technical review,” Agnico-Eagle Mines (AEM-T, AEM-N) has made a $24 million strategic investment in the junior and its Shahuindo project in northern Peru.

  • News

    GOLD: Agnico-Eagle records record 2012 production

    February 14, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    TORONTO – Agnico-Eagle Mines  has wrapped up the fourth quarter and 2012 year with record annual production and operating cash flows. Gold production was 1.04 million oz at total cash costs of US$640/oz, compared with 1.03 million oz…

  • News

    COMMENT: Barrick tops list of sustainable Canadian miners

    December 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Corporate Knights, a specialized media and investment research company based in Toronto, has released its first Canadian mining sustainability ranking. The researchers measured the performance of 52 Canadian miners against 12 sustainability…

  • News

    GOLD: Osisko locks up Queenston shares

    November 29, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    MONTREAL – Agnico-Eagle Mines of Toronto has agreed to sell its 4.8 million shares or 9.2% of Queenston Mining to Osisko Mining. Agnico-Eagle will receive $42.3 million for its shares.