Canadian Mining Journal


Aquila Resources Inc


  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Aquila, BQ Metals, Lucara, and Wheaton

    March 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto’s Aquila Resources has appointed Michael Welch to the role of COO. He is a former employee of Lundin Mining, and before that was VP of operations at Glencore’s Raglan mine. BQ Metals Corp. of Vancouver has named John Wilton

  • GOLD-ZINC: Osisko invests $65M in Aquila

    November 9, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Osisko Gold Royalties of Montreal is making an investment worth US$65 million in Aquila Resources that owns the Back Forty gold-zinc development stage project in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Osisko has agreed to acquire approximately 49.2 million units of

  • News

    US Snapshot: Seven juniors of interest

    February 16, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The uptick in metal prices has coupled with optimism that the Trump administration’s business-friendly approach to taxes and regulations will boost early stage mineral exploration and mine development by juniors across the United States. The following are seven such juniors

  • News

    Aquila closes in on multilevel financing with Orion

    January 29, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    If a proposed US$20.75 million capital injection from Orion Mine Finance goes ahead, Aquila Resources (TSX: AQA) will be able to get its Back Forty project – a zinc and gold rich volcanogenic massive sulfide deposit in Michigan…

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    Back Forty gains grade but Hudbay keeps project suspended

    February 5, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – A new resource estimate for the Back Forty project in Michigan has boosted the deposit’s metal grades, but despite the improvement there is no work underway at the site because project operator Hudbay Minerals suspended the…