Canadian Mining Journal


Barrick Gold Corporation


  • News

    GOLD: Skeena progresses Eskay Creek to pre-feasibility

    June 15, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Skeena Resources has started a preliminary feasibility study (PFS) for the Eskay Creek gold-silver project in the province’s Golden Triangle area. “The PFS is the next step in the evolution of Eskay Creek, as we move this

  • Barrick updates 10-year plan

    March 30, 2020 by Carl Williams

    Barrick Gold (TSE: ABX; NYSE: GOLD) has unveiled a 10-year gold production plan in which it aims to maintain production levels of approximately 5 million oz. gold per year between 2020 and 2029. The plan is based on its current operating

  • POWER: Barrick and Newmont to reduce coal use at Nevada JV

    February 25, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEVADA – The joint venture between Barrick Gold and Newmont operating in Nevada approved the conversion of its TS coal power plant into a facility that also could produce power from natural gas, which would cut carbon emissions by as much as

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Barrick, Galway, Osisko Gold Royalties, Pretium, Teck

    February 13, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Alex Klenman is now Arbor Metals’ director of corporate development with CEO duties transitioning to Mark Ferguson. Kenneth Williamson has been retained as a consultant to Argo Gold; Williamson is an independent geological consultant. Rich Haddock has deferred his retirement

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    GOLD: Skeena hits more high grade at Eskay Creek

    February 11, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Infill results from Skeena Resources’ Eskay Creek property within the Golden Triangle in western Canada continue to return high grade intersections and confirm the mineral resource limits. Drill highlights include: 31.3 metres of 14.82 g/t gold-equivalent from

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    GOLD: Skeena infills Eskay Creek; hits new zone at Snip

    January 14, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Skeena Resources has released infill results from its flagship Eskay Creek project in the Golden Triangle district with a number of intercepts returning above-resource grades. Drill highlights include: 36.9 metres of 14.73 g/t gold-equivalent; 37.9 metres of

  • News

    POWER: Barrick plans conversion to natural gas at Pueblo Viejo in Q1 2020

    December 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DOMINICAN REPUBLIC – Barrick Gold has announced that the power plant at its 60% owned Pueblo Viejo open pit is expected to receive its first natural gas in the first quarter of next year, leading to lower greenhouse gas emissions

  • News

    Teranga buys Barrick’s Massawa project in Senegal

    December 12, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Barrick Gold is selling its 90% stake in the Massawa gold project in Senegal to Teranga Gold for US$300 million in cash, US$80 million worth of shares, and contingent payments linked to the gold price of up to US$50 million. The Massawa

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    COPPER-GOLD: TSXV greenlights ATEX’s acquisition of Chilean copper project

    December 5, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    CHILE – ATEX Resources received conditional approval from the TSX Venture Exchange for its acquisition of the Valeriano porphyry copper-gold project, located in Chile. The decision means that ATEX shares will again commence trading on the TSXV on December 5,

  • GOLD: Zijin Mining to acquire Continental Gold for $1.4B

    December 2, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    COLOMBIA – In the latest mega-deal sweeping the gold sector, Zijin Mining Group is buying Continental Gold for $1.4 billion in cash. The cash-rich Chinese gold miner is on an acquisition spree. In early November it said it would buy copper-gold assets

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    GOLD: Barrick to divest stake in Kalgoorlie mine

    November 18, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    AUSTRALIA – Barrick Gold has agreed to sell its 50% interest in Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines (KCGM) in Western Australia to Saracen Mineral Holdings for US$750 million in cash. KCGM owns and operates the Kalgoorlie mine, also known as the Super Pit, about

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    GOLD: Barrick’s new strategy for Hemlo

    November 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Barrick Gold of Toronto has announced plans to modernize and refocus its efforts at the Hemlo gold mine 350 km east of Thunder Bay. The goal is to upgrade the operation to a Barrick Tier 2 asset and