Canadian Mining Journal

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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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    Site visit: Goldcorp VP Bergeron talks future of Coffee project

    July 26, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DAWSON CITY, YUKON — It’s an exciting time in Canada’s Yukon Territory. On July 20, Goldcorp (TSX: G; NYSE: GG) completed its acquisition of explorer Kaminak Gold and its multimillion-ounce Coffee gold project, 130 km south of Dawson City along the western bank of the

  • GOLD: Goldcorp completes acquisition of Kaminak

    July 20, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Goldcorp has completed the acquisition of junior Kaminak Gold Corp. With the control of all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Kaminak, Goldcorp becomes owner of the high grade Coffee advanced exploration project 130 km south

  • MERGER: Kaminak shareholders approve buyout by Goldcorp

    July 13, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Shareholders of Kaminak Gold Corp. have approved the purchase of its issued and outstanding common shares by Goldcorp at a special meeting of Kaminak investors. Ninety-nine per cent of the votes cast were in favour of amalgamation. The

  • Goldcorp takes stake in Independence Gold

    June 28, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Thumbing through a feasibility report on Kaminak Gold’s (TSXV: KAM; US-OTC: KMKGF) Coffee gold project, it’s easy to see why Goldcorp (TSX: G; NYSE: GG) – just six weeks after announcing its $520-million takeover of Kaminak – decided to scoop up

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    GOLD: TomaGold partners with Goldcorp at Sidace Lake project

    June 23, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – TomaGold Corp. of Montreal has bought up a 39.5% interest in the Sidace Lake project from Planet Exploration. Goldcorp holds the remaining 60.5% of the project 25 km northeast of Balmertown in the Red Lake mining camp. In

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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

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    GOLD: Goldcorp to pay $520M for Kaminak

    May 12, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Kaminak Gold Corp. has agreed to an all share takeover by Goldcorp. The arrangement values Kaminak – and its Coffee advanced gold project in the Yukon – at $520 million. The agreement calls for each share of Kaminak

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    Sirios surges on promising drill results, Goldcorp investment

    May 3, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Explorer Sirios Resources (TSXV: SOI; US-OTC: SIREF) has flown under the radar over the past few years due to slow news flow at its flagship Cheechoo gold project roughly 320 km due north of Matagami, QC, but following

  • Feature

    Converting to a wireless world

    May 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Converting an underground gold mine into an open-pit operation is no small feat, just ask Goldcorp Porcupine Gold Mines (PGM) about its historic Hollinger Project in Timmins, Ontario. When PGM officially closed the underground operation in 1989, after operating the

  • Feature

    Remote systems provide safer approach to mining

    May 1, 2016 by Russell Noble

    Owning and operating one of the larger gold mines in Canada involves far more than producing gold at a rate that earns the miner an international status for being a world-class producer. In fact, gold is almost secondary when it

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    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