Canadian Mining Journal


Pan American Silver Corp


  • COVID-19: Coronavirus impacts spread across mining sector

    March 19, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate and Magda Gardner

    As the world seemingly moves into lockdown to halt the transmission of the novel COVID-19 virus, the uncertainty and restrictions on movement are taking a toll on markets and commodities. After initially benefiting from uncertainty around the virus and peaking

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    SILVER: Pan American outlines initial resource for La Colorada skarn

    December 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Pan American Silver has reported an initial resource estimate for its La Colorada Skarn deposit, outlining 102 million-oz. silver. The deposit was discovered last year east of the mine workings at its La Colorada mine in Zacatecas, Mexico.

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    GOLD: Radius Gold’s Amalia returns long intercept

    December 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Radius Gold has released the first results from phase three drilling being conducted by Pan American Silver at its Amalia gold-silver project in Mexico’s Chihuahua state. Hole 16 returned 1.53 g/t gold and 21 g/t silver over 120

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    SILVER-COPPER: Pan American hits high grade at La Colorada

    October 31, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    MEXICO – A 14,300-metre drill program completed during the third quarter at the La Colorada skarn discovery has returned high grade intercepts for Pan American Silver. Drill highlights include 379 metres grading 54 g/t silver, 0.5% copper, 1.96% lead and 3.73%

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    GOLD: Bell Creek, Timmins West may be sold by Pan Am Silver

    August 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Vancouver based Pan American Silver may put its Bell Creek and Timmins West gold mines up for sale, reported Northern Ontario Business last week. Pan Am acquired the mines with its US$1.1-bilion takeover of Tahoe Resources earlier this

  • SILVER-GOLD: Pan American Silver completes $1B-buyout of Tahoe Resources

    February 25, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    VANCOUVER – Canada’s Pan American Silver announced Feb. 22 that it has completed the $1.07-billion buyout of Tahoe Resources by acquiring all of the issued and outstanding shares of the precious metals miner. Pan American expects to produce between 26.5 million and

  • Pan American to buy Tahoe for US$1B in controversial offer

    November 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Pan American Silver’s (TSX: PAAS; NASDAQ: PAAS) friendly acquisition of Tahoe Resources (TSX: THO; NYSE: TAHO) in a cash-and-share deal valued at US$1.07 billion will double the company’s silver reserves and create the largest publicly traded silver mining company by free float.

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    SILVER: Pan Am Silver says capex for La Morocha at Joaquin is reasonable US$37.8M

    December 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARGENTINA – Pan American Silver of Vancouver has completed the prefeasibility study for the La Morocha silver deposit, part of the Joaquin project in Santa Cruz province. The study recommends a 600-t/d underground mine. The ore will be trucked to

  • Pan American Silver confirms ‘minor’ tailings spill at Huaron in Peru

    December 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Pan American Silver (TSX: PAA; NASDAQ: PAAS) has confirmed that a small tailings spill at its Huaron underground mine in central Peru, first reported in the local press, occurred earlier this week. “The Huaron mine experienced an unintended release of tailings

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    AWARD: Ross Beaty receives Order of Canada

    July 10, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – Mining magnate and philanthropist Ross Beaty is among the 99 prominent Canadians awarded membership in the 2017 Order of Canada. The award shows that mining and environmentalism are not necessarily incompatible. Beaty, the founder and chairman of Pan American

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    TRAINING: Immersive Technologies ups reliability, lowers fuel use at Mexican mines

    April 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MEXICO – At an accelerating rate, Mexican mines are taking advantage of advanced simulation technology along with skilled people and proven process from Immersive Technologies to optimize their equipment operator workforce. Mine sites are measuring significant improvements in reliability and

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    Tom Kaplan and Ross Beaty on luck and conservation

    October 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    At the recent Precious Metals Summit in Beaver Creek, Colorado, Robert Quartermain, the chairman and CEO of Pretium Resources (TSX: PVG; NYSE: PVG), moderated a discussion with his long-time friends Tom Kaplan, chairman of the Electrum Group, a private precious metals company