Canadian Mining Journal


Richmont Mines Inc


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    GOLD: Richmont doubles contained ounces in Island Gold reserves

    February 9, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Richmont Mines has released new resource numbers with a doubling of contained gold in the reserves at the Island Gold mine 85 km northeast of Wawa. At the end of 2015 the proven and probable reserves contained

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    MINING PEOPLE: Cameco and Richmont Mines

    December 23, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Cameco Corp. of Saskatoon has appointed Don Kayne as a director effective Jan. 1, 2016, until the next annual general meeting. He is president and CEO of Canfor Corp. and CEO of Canfor Pulp Products. Greg Chamandy will resign as

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    GOLD: More and more high grades from Island Gold mine

    December 22, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – The deep drill program at the Island Gold mine near Wawa has returned what owner Richmont Mines of Toronto calls very encouraging results – 25.6 g/t Au over 4.7 metres in the high grade structure. Richmont’s exploration program

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    GOLD: Richmont reports record Q2 revenues

    August 6, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    TORONTO – Richmont Mines reported record revenues of C$40.6 million in the second quarter despite falling gold prices. The larger revenues were possible in part thanks to increased production at its Island gold mine. The mine near Wawa,…

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    GOLD: Richmont to extend life of Beaufor mine

    July 15, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    QUEBEC – Richmont Mines of Montreal has decided to develop the deeper Q zone at the Beaufor gold mine 27 km northeast of Val d’Or. The decision will extend the mine life at least two years, through 2017.

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    GOLD: Island mine racks up record near-15M oz in Q2

    July 13, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Richmont Mines of Montreal says its Island gold mine near Wawa produced a record setting 14,997 oz of gold during Q2 2015. Average daily mill throughput was 787 t/d.

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    GOLD: Revenues up, costs down for Richmont Mines

    February 19, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    MONTREAL – Richmont Mines has amassed 2014 gold sales of 94,503 oz, a 49% jump from the year before. Cash costs were US$866 per oz, 15% below 2013 levels.

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    COMMENT: Money flowing for gold miners in Canada

    January 21, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    The money markets have been miserly for many juniors as of late. But if you are a gold producer – Detour Gold, Osisko Gold Royalties, Primero Mining or Richmont Mines – it seems as if investors can’t wait to give you money.

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    GOLD: Richmont plans $48.3M capex for Island Gold mine

    January 15, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – This is going to be a transformational one for the Island Gold mine near Wawa, if Richmont Mines president and CEO Renaud Adams has his way. He expects to see the mine life extended, the resource reach more than a million…

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    GOLD: Deep drilling at Island Gold extends mineralization to 1,200 metres for Richmont

    January 8, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Richmont Mines of Montreal reports that the latest deep exploration drill program successfully extended the known mineralization at its Island Gold mine to 1,200 metres. The program targeted the down plunge projection of the…

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    MINING PEOPLE: El Tigre Silver, Golden Predator, Puma Exploration, Richmont Mines, and Tango Gold

    October 23, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Wade Anderson has been named to the newly created role of co-CEO at El Tigre Silver Corp. in Vancouver. He will share the position with the company’s current CEO and president, Stuart Ross.

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    GOLD: Richmont steps up work at Island Gold

    October 1, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Montreal’s Richmont Mines is accelerating and expanding development work at its Island Gold mine 83 km northeast of Wawa. The target is the inferred resource estimated to contain 1.1 million oz of gold below the current workings.