Canadian Mining Journal


Foran Mining Corporation


  • News

    Foran reports wide copper intervals from McIlvenna Bay

    March 18, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    With a feasibility study underway for its McIlvenna Bay copper-zinc project in eastern Saskatchewan, developer Foran Mining (TSXV: FOM) has released assay results for two infill holes. The holes were drilled as part of a 30,000-metre program and are expected

  • News

    Foran posts first resource for Bigstone copper deposit in Saskatchewan

    December 7, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Developer Foran Mining has tabled an initial resource estimate for its wholly owned Bigstone deposit on the 161-sq.-km Bigstone property, 25 km to the west of its flagship McIlvenna Bay zinc-copper deposit in east-central Saskatchewan. The underground shape-constrained resource features

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Brunswick Exploration, Foran, Maple, Pretium, Treasury

    November 12, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Management appointments announced this week include: Mapi Mobwano has been named president and CEO of ArcelorMittal Mining Canada. Brunswick Exploration has announced management changes: Robert Wares, chairman of the company, has been named CEO; Killian Charles is now the company’s

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: California Gold, Foran, Pasofino Gold, Pretium, Stria Lithium

    October 1, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Management moves announced this week include: Ian Harris has been named VP of engineering with Benchmark Metals. The board of California Gold Mining has terminated Vishal Gupta as the company’s president and CEO. Larry Phillips, a director of the company,

  • Feature

    Precious & Practical: Spotlight on Saskatchewan gold and base metals

    June 1, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate

    A look at some of the gold and base metals projects being advanced in Saskatchewan.

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Freeman Gold, Medallion Resources, Reunion Gold, Solstice, Xanadu Mines

    May 28, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Management moves announced over the past week: Stuart Moller is now VP of exploration with FenixOro Gold; Moller is also a director of the company. Will Randall is now president, CEO and a director of Freeman Gold, replacing Howard Milne,

  • News

    ZINC-COPPER: Foran tables PFS for McIlvenna Bay

    March 12, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – A pre-feasibility study (PFS) released by Foran Mining for its wholly owned McIlvenna Bay project suggests a 3,600 t/d underground mine with on-site processing and tailings storage and the shipping of copper and zinc concentrates to offsite smelters.

  • News

    Foran Mining advances McIlvenna Bay in Saskatchewan

    November 5, 2019 by Magda Gardner

    Foran Mining (TSXV: FOM) is on track to complete a feasibility study before the end of the year on its flagship McIlvenna Bay volcanogenic massive sulphide deposit in Saskatchewan. The deposit – situated on the western edge of the Flin Flon

  • News

    COPPER-ZINC: Good recoveries on Bigstone samples says Foran

    November 17, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based Foran Mining Corp. says the results of metallurgical tests are positive on samples from the Bigstone copper-zinc deposit in the Hanson Lake Camp, about 25 km southwest of the company’s McIlvenna Bay project and 85 km west

  • News

    ZINC-COPPER: Foran aims to outline new VMS camp in Saskatchewan

    March 25, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    SASKATCHEWAN – Foran Mining of Vancouver continues to drill at its Balsam property 65 km west of Flin Flon, MB, hoping to outline a potential new volcanogenic massive sulphide camp. Of interest is the Thunder zone where a single drill…

  • News

    COPPER-ZINC: Foran releases positive PEA for McIlvenna Bay

    November 13, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    SASKATCHEWAN – Foran Mining Corp. of Vancouver has released a positive preliminary economic assessment for a proposed underground mine at the McIlvenna Bay copper-zinc deposit 60 km west of Flin Flon, MB. The report was prepared by JDS…

  • News

    MINERAL PROCESSING: McIlvenna Bay copper-gold tests positive

    June 20, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    SASKATCHEWAN – Foran Mining Corp. of Vancouver says metallurgical tests of material from its McIlvenna Bay volcanogenic massive sulphide deposit are positive. The tests were performed on a composite sample from the three main styles of…