Canadian Mining Journal


Osisko Mining Corporation


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    Balmoral accelerates the hunt in the Abitibi

    June 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Balmoral Resources’ hunt for a third elephant in close proximity to the Detour gold mine and the Canadian Malartic mine continues with its latest assays results.

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Canadian Malartic gold mill returns to full operation

    May 22, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Osisko Mining Corp. of Montreal says its Canadian Malartic gold mill at Malartic has returned to full operation following a fire near the No.4 cyclone area on May 9, 2012. The fire was likely caused by welding in the area, and…

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Fire reported in Osisko’s Malartic mill

    May 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Osisko Mining Corp. of Montreal reported on May 10, 2012, that there had been a fire in its Malartic gold mill. Evidently, the fire was started by welding in proximity to the No.4 cyclone area about 11:45 pm on May 9 and spread…

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    Foran jumps into action in Saskatchewan

    May 2, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    FLIN FLON, Manitoba — Foran Mining is gaining steam at its flagship McIlvenna Bay volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) project in east-central Saskatchewan, west of Flin Flon, MB.

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    ABORIGINAL RELATIONS: Osisko and Metis Nation sign Hammond Reef protocol

    April 4, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Osisko Hammond Reef Gold, a subsidiary of Montreal’s Osisko Mining Corp., has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Metis Nation of Ontario to guide their working relationship in regard to the development of the…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Alturas, BacTech, Centerra Gold, Osisko, PMI Gold, and Quest Rare Minerals

    March 15, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Walter Henry is now chairman of Alturas Minerals Corp. of Toronto. He takes over from Miguel Cardozo who will retain his duties as president, CEO and a director. Henry is also the president and CEO of Frontline Gold.

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    GOLD MINING: More records set at St Andrew, Osisko

    January 12, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO and QUEBEC – Toronto-based St Andrew Goldfields produced a record amount of gold in Q4 2011 The 22,350 oz of gold is a 12% increase from Q3. The company operates the Holt, Holloway and Hislop mines in the Kirkland Lake region of Ontario.

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    AWARDS: Osisko tops AEMQ list of leaders

    November 24, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC CITY – Osisko Mining of Montreal leads the list of winners recognized by the Quebec Minerals Exploration Association (AEMQ) at the Quebec Exploration Convention, Nov. 12-24, 2011. The Canadian Malartic gold mine belonging to the company…

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    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.