Canadian Mining Journal

Barrick Gold Corporation

  • AWARDS: Young Mining Professional Award to honour mining’s best under 40

    October 26, 2016 by John Cumming, The Northern Miner

    At The Northern Miner, they’ve taken good care to honour the old lions and lionesses of the Canadian mining industry with their co-founding and ongoing sponsorship of the Canadian Mining Hall of Fame and its annual induction ceremony — which

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    THE FUTURE: New Canadian research offers step change to global mining

    October 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Although supported by the world’s largest miners and with 10 years of success under its belt, the COSMO-Stochastic Mine Planning Laboratory of McGill University in this city is not a familiar name to most industry followers. The lab

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    GOLD: Barrick resumes operations at Veladero mine

    October 4, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARGENTINA – Toronto-based Barrick Gold Corp. has resumed operations at its Veladero gold mine 320  km northwest of San Juan. Approval of normal operations has been received from the San Juan provincial authorities. Mining was suspended on Sept. 15, a

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    Southwest US snapshot: 9 projects to watch

    September 27, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The mineral bounty of California, Nevada, Utah and Arizona is legendary, but the hard work of finding new deposits continues. Here are nine new projects large and small that are catching attention … Barrick’s Goldrush, Capstone’s Pinto Valley, Crown Mining’s

  • GOLD: Barrick suspends work at Veladero mine following leak

    September 15, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARGENTINA – Barrick Gold of Toronto announced a temporary shutdown at its Veladero gold mine pending detailed examination of the heap leach area. A pipe carrying process solution was damaged by a large piece of ice that rolled down the

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    SOFTWARE: Barrick chooses Cisco for digital solutions that can reinvent mining

    September 12, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Barrick Gold Corp. and Cisco are partnering for the digital reinvention of Barrick’s business, bringing together cutting-edge technology and expertise to unleash the full potential of mining. Over the course of the collaboration, Barrick and Cisco will focus

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    Barrick takes a second look at Pascua Lama

    September 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX: NYSE:ABX) has hired one of its former executives and a seasoned mine builder to evaluate options for a more modest, scalable starter project that could be built underground on the Argentina side of the company’s failed Pascua

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    MINING PEOPLE: Anfield, Aurvista, Barrick, Kombat Copper, Orca Gold, and Vena Resources

    September 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Anfield Gold Corp. of Vancouver has appointed Andrew Storrie as president and COO. He will spearhead the company’s Coringa gold project in Brazil. Keith C. Minty is now the COO of Aurvista Gold Corp. in Montreal. He will be based

  • Feature

    Barrick’s Nevada mines pay out for gold miner

    September 1, 2016 by Russell Noble

    Ambition, combined with vision and drive, is part of what has brought Barrick Gold this far and it’s because of high-quality mines like Cortez, Goldstrike and Turquoise Ridge, that the company is in a position to increase profits by reducing

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    SECOND QUARTER: Losses still plague Canadian miners

    July 28, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    This is the season of quarterly reports (one of four times annually), but importantly the end of June marks the mid-point of 2016. From the results so far, this year is going to be an exceedingly difficult one in which

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    AWARD: Hemlo gold mine cuts emission by 24%

    June 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Barrick Gold’s Hemlo mine 350 km east of Thunder Bay has been recognized for its innovative energy conservation program by Natural Resources Canada. The mine received a Canadian Industry Program for Energy Conservation (CIPEX) leadership award for a

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    GOLD: Canadians own half of world’s 10 largest gold mines

    June 2, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The list of the world’s 10 largest gold mines is making the rounds. In 2015 they produced almost 10.6 million oz of the yellow metal or 329.6 tonnes of it (if imaging 330 tonnes of anything is possible). That was