Canadian Mining Journal


New Gold Inc


  • News

    Underground operations resume at New Afton after deadly mudslide

    February 9, 2021 by MINING.COM Staff

    New Gold (TSX, NYSE: NGD) announces that partial underground operations have resumed over the weekend at the New Afton gold-copper mine in Kamloops, British Columbia, following the underground mudslide that killed one worker and injured two on Feb. 2, 2021.

  • Mud slide at New Gold’s New Afton mine leaves one dead

    February 2, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    A contract driller at New Gold‘s New Afton mine in British Columbia is presumed dead after a mud rush that occurred overnight. Two New Gold employees also suffered non life-threatening injuries and have received medical attention. All activities at the

  • News

    Rio Tinto, Newmont take extra steps to promote gender equality in mining

    December 8, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Rio Tinto, Newmont, New Gold, SRK Consulting and Centerra Gold are taking additional steps towards promoting gender equality in the mining sector by joining forces with global non-profit organization International Women in Mining. The mining giants joined the 2021 International

  • Feature

    Time to shine

    September 1, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate

    Amidst a growing gold rally, CMJ highlights Canada’s Top 10 gold mines.

  • News

    Artemis tables updated Blackwater PFS with staged development approach

    August 26, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Days after closing the acquisition of the Blackwater gold project in central British Columbia from producer New Gold, Artemis Gold has released the results of a revised prefeasibility study on the asset. The latest study suggests a 23-year open pit

  • Artemis Gold closes Blackwater purchase

    August 25, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Artemis Gold has completed its previously announced acquisition of the Blackwater gold-silver project in central British Columbia from fellow Canadian miner New Gold. The total purchase price comprises an initial payment of $140 million, issue of approximately 7.4 million Artemis shares at

  • News

    New Gold sells Blackwater for $190M

    June 9, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    New Gold (TSX: NGD; NYSE-AM: NGD) is selling its Blackwater project in central B.C. to Artemis Gold (TSXV: ARTG) for $190 million in cash. Under the deal, New Gold will be paid $140 million upon closing and $50 million in 12 months. It

  • News

    GOLD: New Gold rejigs mine plans, focuses on cash flow

    February 13, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – With the release of optimized mine plans for both its Rainy River and New Afton mines, New Gold is focusing on cash flow generation. The company also provided full-year financial results and issued guidance for 2020; operating results

  • News

    GOLD-SILVER: New Gold given environmental nod for Blackwater project

    April 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The federal government has given the environmental okay to the Blackwater gold-silver project 150 km south of Vanderhoof, saying it doesn’t anticipate significant adverse effects. The project is 100% owned by New Gold of Toronto. The project

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Arctic Star Exploration, Barkerville Gold, New Gold, and Southern Geoscience Consultants

    October 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based Arctic Star Exploration has appointed executive director Patrick Power to the additional roles of president and CEO. Former president and CEO Scott Eldridge has resigned but remains a director of the company. Francois Vezina is the new COO of

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Norton Rose Fulbright, Anaconda Mining, Fission Uranium, and New Gold

    September 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Douglas B. Buchanan, a leading finance lawyer, has  joined the firm of Norton Rose Fulbright to focus on public-private partnerships (P3s). He will work with Doug Fried in the New York City office and Greg Lewis in Vancouver. Anaconda Mining

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: New Gold, Encanto Potash, and Weir

    July 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The newest director at Toronto-based New Gold is Jim Gowans, a past president of the CIM, chairman of the Mining Association of Canada, and a director of the Conference Board of Canada. He is currently the president and CEO of