Canadian Mining Journal


Osisko Mining Corporation


  • News

    PERSPECTIVE: Keeping CSR front and centre

    November 10, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    One downside to the new discipline of corporate social responsibility (CSR) is that the term remains to be clearly defined. As the definition changes, so must mining companies adapt their efforts to meeting an ever-changing goal.

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    GOLD RESOURCE: Hammond Reef hosts over 10 million oz

    November 7, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Osisko Mining Corp. of Montreal says its 100% owned Hammond Reef project near Atikokan contains perhaps 10.52 million oz of gold. It is early days for the project, so resources are in the inferred category: 530.6 million tonnes…

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    ENTREPRENEUR OF YEAR: Osisko’s Sean Roosen wins E&Y award for Quebec

    October 11, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONTREAL – Sean Roosen, president and CEO of Osisko Mining is this year’s “Quebec Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year”®. He is also among the five individuals nominated for the national award; it will be announced in Toronto on Nov….

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Galahad Metals, Ontario Graphite, Osisko, PC Gold and Unigold

    September 27, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Ottawa-based Galahad Metals has named a new president, Michael J. Zamora. He brings extensive knowledge of the securities industry, geology, geophysics, hydrometallurgy and process chemistry to the job.

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    GOLD MINING: Osisko ups Cat lease by US$56.3M

    August 31, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Osisko Mining Corp. of Montreal has boosted its equipment leasing facility with Caterpillar Financial by US$56.3 million. Osisko intends to acquire more units for its open pit mining fleet at the Canadian Malartic gold mine at Malartic…

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    MATERIALS HANDLING: AIL designs huge stockpile tunnel for Osisko

    June 20, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    DORCHESTER, New Brunswick – North America’s largest structural plate stockpile tunnel has been designed by Atlantic Industries (AIL) and installed at the new Canadian Malartic gold mine owned by Osisko Mining. The mine is located in northern…

  • Feature

    On the Move

    June 1, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The first gold mines in Quebec were discovered in the Malartic gold camp in the mid 1920s, all motivated by the then-recent discovery of the famous Horne Mine (in nearby Rouyn-Noranda), the foundation asset in another great Canadian mining…

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    Production equipment

    June 1, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    2 – Electric / Hydraulic shovels Bucyrus RH340B

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    Canadian Malartic Deposit – History

    June 1, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Canadian Malartic (1935-1965): 9.9 Mt @ 3.4 g/t => 1.08 Moz Au Sladen (1938-1970): 3.9 Mt @ 2.43 g/t => 0.3 Moz Au Inactivity on property until 1979 Lac Minerals explores 1980 – 1990: 0.5 Moz (surface) Barrick (1994-2003): defines

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    Osisko’s Canadian Malartic pours first gold

    April 13, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – On April 13, 2011, Osisko Mining Corp. of Montreal announced the first gold pour from its flagship Canadian Malartic mine 25 km west of Val d’Or. The project involved spending roughly $760 million, moving the entire town of Malartic,…

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    GOLD RESOURCES: Reserves up 19% at Canadian Malartic

    March 31, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – With production imminent at the Canadian Malartic gold project, Osisko Mining says reserves at the mine are up 19% over a year ago using $1,000-gold. Proven and probable reserves now total 343.7 million tonnes at 0.97 g/t Au or 10.7…

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    DIVESTITURE: Goldcorp sells Osisko stake for $530-M

    February 9, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Goldcorp has sold its 10.1% equity interest in Osisko Mining of Montreal for $530 million. The sale consisted of approximately 38.6 million common shares at a gross price of $13.75 each.