Canadian Mining Journal


Premier Gold Mines Limited


  • Equinox adds to Hardrock stake in Ontario

    March 1, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Growing gold miner Equinox Gold (TSX: EQX) has upped its stake in the Hardrock gold project in Ontario by 10%, for a total ownership of 60%. The company has entered into an agreement with Orion Mine Finance to add 10%

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    Growing Equinox Gold on track towards 1M oz by 2023

    February 9, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Over the next three years, Equinox Gold (TSX, NYSE: EQX) expects to continue with its trend of growing gold output, reaching 1 million oz. in annual production by 2023. The gold miner has provided 2021 guidance, with 600,000 to 665,000

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    Premier unveils top-level team for i-80 Gold

    February 2, 2021 by Cecilia Jamasmie

    Premier Gold Mines (TSX: PG; US-OTC: PIRGF) has picked the management team for new U.S.-focused gold miner i-80 Gold Corp., a company formed as part of the $612 million (US$478 million) acquisition of Premier by Equinox Gold (TSX: EQX; NYSE: EQX).

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    Premier updates ‘cornerstone asset’ PEA for McCoy-Cove

    January 18, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Following last month’s announcement of the sale of Premier Gold Mines to Equinox Gold, Premier has released an updated preliminary economic assessment for its McCoy-Cove property in Nevada. The past-producing asset will be part of i-80 Gold, a U.S.-focused spin-out

  • Equinox to buy Premier Gold in US$480M all-stock deal

    December 17, 2020 by Cecilia Jamasmie

    Equinox Gold (TSX: EQX; NYSE-AM: EQX) is buying fellow miner Premier Gold Mines (TSX: PG), which will spin out its Nevada assets in a new U.S.-focused gold miner to be called i-80 Gold Corp. The all-stock deal valued at $612

  • Orion to pay US$225M for 50% interest in Greenstone Gold Mines

    December 16, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Premier Gold Mines and Centerra Gold have entered into an agreement with an affiliate of the Orion Mine Finance Group pursuant to which Orion will acquire Centerra’s 50% interest in the Greenstone Gold Mines (GGM) partnership for cash consideration of

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    Premier expands high-grade mineralization at Hasaga in Ontario

    November 17, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Premier Gold Mines has released exploration results from its wholly owned Hasaga project in Ontario’s Red Lake camp, which suggest extensions of the Epp-C and Epp-D zones at the past-producing site. The company has reported assay results for six drillholes

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    Premier Gold reports high-grade mineralization at Hasaga project in Ontario

    September 14, 2020 by Daniel Sekulich

    Premier Gold Mines (TSX: PG; US-OTC: PIRGF) has announced the results of exploration work done at the company’s wholly owned Hasaga project, situated in the Red Lake gold district of northwestern Ontario. Hasaga, located contiguous to Pure Gold Mining’s (TSXV: PGM; LSE: PUR) Madsen

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    Premier provides Getchell resource update ahead of project acquisition

    September 1, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Premier Gold Mines has released an updated resource for the Getchell gold project in Nevada – last month, the company announced a definitive purchase agreement for the asset with Waterton Global Resource Management. Measured and indicated resources at Getchell consist

  • Orogen Royalties options Mexican gold project to Hochschild

    August 27, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Orogen Royalties has announced its first deal since the formation of the company this month – a US$10.4-million option agreement with Hochschild Mining. The agreement will see Hochschild earn up to 100% of the Sarape gold project in Sonora, Mexico,

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    GOLD: Premier to acquire Getchell project in Nevada from Waterton

    August 10, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Premier Gold Mines has entered into a definitive purchase agreement with Waterton Global Resource Management to acquire a 100% interest in the Getchell gold project, which lies within the Getchell gold belt near Winnemucca in Nevada. To acquire

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    GOLD-COPPER: Nomad to acquire royalty on Troilus gold project

    July 27, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Newly formed royalty and streaming co. Nomad Royalty has entered into a royalty purchase agreement with a private vendor to acquire a 1% net smelter return (NSR) royalty on a portion of Troilus Gold’s Troilus Gold project for