Canadian Mining Journal


SilverCrest Mines Inc


  • News

    Silvercrest pushes ahead with Las Chispas in Mexico

    August 28, 2019 by Jean Lian

      Three years into exploring the Las Chispas district in Sonora, Mexico, Silvercrest Metals‘ (TSXV: SIL) Las Chispas project is picking up speed. The company has secured financing shortly after Mexico’s environment ministry gave Silvercrest the green light to develop the

  • News

    SILVER-GOLD: Silvercrest finds another vein at Las Chispas

    February 14, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    MEXICO – Silvercrest Metals has discovered the Babi Sur silver-gold vein on its Las Chispas property in Sonora through recent drilling. The company intersected high grade silver and gold mineralization along a 1.5 km strike length at Babi Sur. The vein

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    SILVER-GOLD: Silvercrest nears new resource at Las Chispas

    January 9, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    MEXICO – Silvercrest Metals continues cutting high grade mineralization at its Las Chispas silver property in Sonora. The latest results from a phase three infill drill program at the property included 9.3 metres grading 39.66 g/t gold and 3,361 g/t silver,

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Bridgestone Americas, NorZinc, SilverCrest, and Stornoway

    November 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Bridgestone Americas recently named Rob Seibert the new executive director of off-the-road sales at Bridgestone Americas Tires Operations. He was previously the company’s director of marketing, OTR, United States and Canada. He joined Bridgestone in 2015 after five years with

  • News

    First Majestic looks to snatch SilverCrest

    July 30, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    First Majestic Silver (TSX: FR; NYSE: AG) is buying SilverCrest Mines (TSX: SVL) in a largely all-share, $154-million deal to bulk up its treasury and asset base. 

  • News

    GOLD -SILVER: Santa Elena mill commissioned

    August 11, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MEXICO – Vancouver’s SilverCrest Mines has successfully commissioned the new 3,000-t/d Merrill Crowe mill at its Santa Elena gold-silver mine 150 km northeast of Hermosillo. The mine is transitioning from and open pit and heap leach…

  • News

    Strong Q2 lifts SilverCrest’s production forecast

    July 23, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SilverCrest Mines (TSX-V: SVL) has revised its full year 2013 silver guidance after producing more silver than planned in the second quarter from its flagship Santa Elena silver-gold mine in Sonora, Mexico.

  • News

    Silvercrest continues to beef up Santa Elena

    February 28, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Three important bits of information came out of Silvercrest Mines latest drill results from its Santa Elena project in Mexico.

  • Feature

    A gem of a mine

    December 1, 2012 by David Godkin

    ack in 2003, when geologist Eric Fier met with his future partners of Silvercrest Mining to discuss the state of the mining industry, one thing was perfectly clear: The market, they decided, needed a fresh silver play. If it happened to be a…