Canadian Mining Journal


Peregrine Diamonds Ltd


  • DIAMONDS: Peregrine shareholders approve De Beers offer

    September 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Shareholders of Peregrine Diamonds have voted overwhelmingly in favour of a takeover offer from De Beers Canada. The arrangement was passed by 98.35% of votes cast by all stakeholders. De Beers proposed to acquire all of the Peregrine

  • ACQUISITION: Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. to be Acquired by De Beers Canada

    July 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has entered into an arrangement agreement with De Beers Canada Inc. under which De Beers will acquire all of the Company’s outstanding common shares for $0.24 per share in

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    Peregrine Diamonds boosts resource at Chidliak

    February 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    A resource update has brought the combined inferred resource of just two of seventy-four known kimberlites to 22 million carats at Peregrine Diamonds‘ (TSX: PGD) Chidliak project in the Canadian Arctic. “This result absolutely has positioned Chidliak in the Canadian development

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    Peregrine tests underground potential of CH-6

    November 29, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Peregrine Diamonds (TSX: PGD) completed an $8.5-million summer work program at its Chidliak project, 120 km northeast of Iqaluit, this year focused on expanding resources at the CH-6 kimberlite. The work included a 5,288-metre core drilling program at CH-6 to expand

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    DIAMONDS: Peregrine confirms expansion of CH-6 kimberlite at depth

    August 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – Peregrine Diamonds of Vancouver has confirmed that the at CH-6 kimberlite at the Chidliak project near Iqaluit extends more than 500 metres below the surface. Hole CHI-17-DD39 ended in kimberlite 532 metres below the surface. The 500-metre mark

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    DIAMONDS: Peregrine drills western expansion of CH-6 kimberlite at Chidliak project

    July 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – The very first drill hole completed in the 2017 program has pushed the edge of the CH-6 kimberlite 35 metres to the west of what was previously known. The CH-6 pipe is one of several at Vancouver-based Peregrine

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    Top 10 Canadian-based diamond companies

    July 17, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Canada is the fifth-largest diamond producer in the world, according to the Mining Association of Canada. Last year two new diamond mines came into production: Gahcho Kue in the Northwest Territories and Renard in Quebec. Here are the top 10

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    Peregrine eyes first production by 2021

    November 21, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Peregrine Diamonds (TSX: PGD) hopes to have its Chidliak project producing diamonds by 2021, as outlined in a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) released in July. Chidliak sits 120 km northeast of Iqaluit, the capital of Nunavut, on Canada’s Baffin Island. The

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    DIAMONDS: PEA puts Chidliak after tax NPV at $471M for Peregrine

    July 7, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – The preliminary economic assessment is complete for phase one of the Chidliak diamond project on Baffin Island, 120 km northeast of Iqaluit, and owner Peregrine Diamonds of Vancouver is looking at a 10-year open pit project with attractive

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    DIAMONDS: Maiden CH-7 resource at Peregrine’s Chidliak tops 4M carats

    May 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – Vancouver-based Peregrine Diamonds has released the maiden inferred resource estimate for the CH-7 kimberlite pipe at the Chidliak diamond project on Baffin Island. The CH-7 pipe contains 4.23 million carats of diamonds in 4.99 million tonnes of kimberlite

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    DIAMONDS: Peregrine puts CH-7 valuation at $114 per carat

    March 8, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – Vancouver-based Peregrine Diamonds says the latest 735.75 ct parcel of commercial sized (+1.18 mm square mesh) stones from the CH-7 pipe at the Chidliak project had an average value of US$114 per ct. The eight highest value diamonds

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    MINING PEOPLE: Goldcorp, Hudbay, Peregrine, Richmont Mines, and Wellgreen Platinum

    December 10, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Chuck Jeannes, president and CEO of Vancouver’s Goldcorp, has announced his retirement, effective at the company’s annual general meeting in April 2016. Jeannes has led Goldcorp since January 2007 and has been with Goldcorp and its predecessor company Glamis Gold for nearly