Canadian Mining Journal

Barrick Gold Corporation

  • News

    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

  • News

    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

  • News

    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

  • News

    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

  • News

    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

  • News

    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

  • News

    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

  • GOLD: Barrick to settle Pascua-Lama investors’ suit for $140M

    June 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Barrick Gold will pay US$140 million to settle a shareholders’ suit over the company’s handling of the Pascua-Lama gold project on the Chile-Argentina border. After spending more than US$5 billion on the project, Barrick halted development in 2013

  • News

    GOLD: NovaGold updates permitting activities at Donlin

    April 28, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALASKA – Vancouver’s NovaGold Resources, half owner of the Donlin gold project 450 km northwest of Anchorage, outlines the continued permitting activities for the development of an operation that will produce 1.1 million oz of gold annually. (The remaining 50%

  • News

    GOLD: Top 10 producing countries, companies

    March 30, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WASHINGTON, DC – According to figures gleaned from the US Geological Survey’s Mineral Commodities Summary, China remains the largest gold producing country in the world. Production there is estimated to reach 490 tonnes in 2015, followed by Australia with 300