Canadian Mining Journal


Appalaches Resources Inc


  • News

    GOLD: Appalaches puts Dufferin mine on care and maintenance

    October 6, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NOVA SCOTIA – It seems no sooner was the first gold poured than owner Ressources Appalaches placed its Dufferin gold mine on temporary care and maintenance. The mine, near Port Dufferin, poured its first gold on July 10, 2014, and on Oct….

  • Feature

    Ressources Appalches pours first gold from historic Dufferin mine

    September 1, 2014 by Russell Noble

    As the crow flies, Rimouski, Quebec, located on the south shore of the St. Lawrence River about 325km east of Quebec City,  and the Town of Port Dufferin, Nova Scotia, on the south coast of the province approximately 140km east of…

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    GOLD: Dufferin mine continues to ramp up

    August 21, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NOVA SCOTIA – Ressources Appalaches of Rimouski, QC, says the mill at its Dufferin gold mine has almost reached nameplate capacity – 245 out of 300 t/d – during the first two weeks of August. Production has been steadily…

  • Feature

    Exploration and mining highlights in Nova Scotia

    August 1, 2014 by Diane Webber*

    When it comes to mineral resources, Nova Scotia offers tremendous opportunity. The province boasts competitive advantages over many jurisdictions, including diverse geology and a strategic location along the eastern seaboard of North America,…

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    GOLD: Appalaches begins mining at Dufferin

    April 15, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NOVA SCOTIA – Mining has begun at the underground Dufferin gold mine belonging to Ressources Appalaches of Rimouski, QC. The mine and mill are located near Port Dufferin. The ore will be stockpiled on surface n anticipation of mill…

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    GOLD: Alderon’s Dufferin mine to reach production in next 60 days

    February 27, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NOVA SCOTIA –Appalaches Resources of Rimouski, QC, says that the reopened Dufferin gold mine near Port Dufferin will start producing gold in the next 60 days. Full production at a rate of 300 t/d will be reached within the next six months.

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    GOLD: Dufferin project fully permitted

    November 27, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NOVA SCOTIA – The Dufferin gold project (near Port Dufferin) is now fully permitted for production, says owner Ressources Appalaches of Rimouski, QC. The company received the final permit, the industrial approval, from the provincial…

  • Feature

    Gold in Nova Scotia

    September 1, 2013 by D'Arcy Jenish

    No metal on earth has the same tantalizing effect on mankind as gold. The ‘sweat of the sun,’ as the ancient Incas called it, has the power to quicken the pulse of the prospector or put a gleam in the eye of the miner.

  • News

    GOLD: Production close from Appalaches’ Dufferin mine

    July 24, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Appalaches of Rimouski, QC, is on its way to commercial production in 2014 at its Dufferin gold mine and mill northeast of Halifax.

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    MINING PEOPLE: Crocodile Gold, Northern Superior, Ressources Appalaches, Star Uranium, and Themac Resources

    July 4, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The new president and CEO of Toronto-based Crocodile Gold is Rodney D. Lamond. His 25 years of experience in the mining industry include management positions with Nyrstar that took him through operations and project development in a number of…

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    GOLD: Good progress dewatering Dufferin mine

    May 28, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NOVA SCOTIA – Ressources Appalaches of Rimouski, QC, reports that after two weeks of pumping to dewater the former Dufferin mine near Port Dufferin, the portal has been exposed. More importantly, the company has filed for production…

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    FINANCING: Loan puts Appalaches’ Dufferin mine closer to reopening

    June 28, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NOVA SCOTIA –The Global Resource Fund of Renvest Mercantile Bancorp has agreed to loan Ressources Appalaches of Rimouski, QC, US$8.5 million for capital expenditures associated with reopening the Dufferin gold mine near Port Dufferin. The…