Canadian Mining Journal


True North Gems Inc


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    MINING PEOPLE: African Gold Group, Hudbay, Prime Mining, Torex, Radisson, Ucore Rare Metals

    June 18, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Management moves announced this week include: Danny Callow has been appointed president and CEO of African Gold Group; Callow was most recently the company’s COO. Edgar Barrios is now a senior mining consultant for Altamira Gold. Igor Gonzales has been appointed as

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    MINING PEOPLE: Blue Thunder, Gold X Mining, Japan Gold, Trevali

    April 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Mary-Lynn Oke has joined the board of Anaconda Mining with Maruf Raza resigning as a director. Ryan Smith has been appointed CFO of Bearing Lithium with Ray Baterina also named corporate secretary. Brian Fowler has resigned from the board of

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    GEMSTONES: True North signs $21M, 3-year offtake deal

    January 28, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GREENLAND – Vancouver’s True North Gems has signed a three-year offtake agreement worth US$21 million with Chinastone, a polisher and supplier of gems to jewelers, watchmakers, and the luxury trade. The rough gemstones will come from True North’s open pit

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    GEMSTONES: True North secures process plant

    November 5, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GREENLAND – True North Gems of Vancouver has bought and shipped the recovery circuit for the Aappaluttoq ruby and pick sapphire mine near Nuuk. The equipment will be shipped shortly and placed in the newly completed mill building later this

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    GEMSTONES: True North pours concrete for processing plant

    September 30, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    GREENLAND – Vancouver-based True North Gems has begun pouring the concrete for the mineral processing plant at the Aappaluttoq ruby and pink sapphire project in the Fiskenaesset region. The floor has been poured and the wall and ceiling…

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    MINING PEOPLE: Dalradian, Luna Gold, Primero, Sabina Gold & Silver, Suncor, and True North Gems

    February 5, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Toronto-based Dalradian Resources has named Eric Tremblay to the post of COO, effective March 16, 2015. He is currently general manager at the Canadian Malartic gold mine. Stephen Barnes also joins the company as environment manager. Barnes is…

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    RUBY: True North Gems updates progress at Aappaluttoq

    December 17, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    GREENLAND – Vancouver-based True North Gems started construction of the Aappaluttoq ruby mine 150 km south of Nuuk in September 2014, despite the early cold. The pre-fabricated mine camp is on its way from Nuuk and foundation work for the…

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    RUBIES: True North Gems begins construction at Aappaluttoq site

    September 23, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    GREENLAND – True North Gems of Vancouver and partner LNS Greenland A/S have begun mobilizing equipment for the construction of the Aappaluttoq ruby and pink sapphire project in the Fiskenaesset region.

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Colossus Minerals, Joshua Gold, Osisko, and True North Gems

    October 18, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    John Frostiak is now chairman of Colossus Minerals of Toronto following the resignation of Ari Sussman. Frostiak has been a member of the Colossus board since 2007.

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    GEM STUDY: True North files PFS for Aappaluttoq deposit

    June 16, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    GREENLAND – Vancouver’s True North Gems has filed the pre-feasibility study on its Aappaluttoq ruby and pink sapphire project in the southwest part of the country. The report was prepared by EBA Engineering.

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    CONTRACT AWARD: EBA Engineering to prepare plan for ruby mine in Greenland

    January 24, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    GREENLAND – True North Gems of Vancouver has engaged EBA Engineering Consultants (www.EBA.ca) to prepare the mine plan, resource calculation and preliminary economic assessment for the Aappaluttoq ruby project in the Fiskenaesset district. EBA…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Detour Gold, Richmont Mines, Silver Predator, True North Gems and Ventana

    February 14, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Detour Gold Corp. of Toronto has named Pierre Beaudoin as senior VP of capital projects. He will oversee the D…