Canadian Mining Journal


Premier Gold Mines Limited


  • News

    GOLD: Premier, Barrick double down at South Arturo

    June 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Toronto’s Barrick Gold (operator and 60% owner) and Premier Gold Mines (40%) of Thunder Bay, Ont., have begun development of two projects – the Phase 1 open pit and El Nino underground – at the South Arturo gold

  • GOLD: Agreement with Long Lake #58 First Nation for Greenstone project

    June 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, Ont., and 50% partner Centerra Gold of Toronto have signed an agreement with the Long Lake #58 First Nation covering the development and operation of the Greenstone gold mine 275 km northeast

  • News

    HAULAGE: ASI Mining to automate trucks at South Arturo JV

    June 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Autonomous Solutions, Inc. (ASI Mining) has begun work on a project with Barrick Gold to retrofit and automate a fleet of haul trucks at the company’s South Arturo gold joint venture. The project is owned 60% and operated

  • News

    Premier plans ‘big year’ in Nevada

    February 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Having lopped off more than half of its debt last year and with over $100 million in the bank, Premier Gold Mines (TSX: PG) is primed and ready for a big year in 2018, president and CEO Ewan Downie says. “We paid

  • News

    GOLD: Premier sets $83M development, exploration budget

    January 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    THUNDER BAY, Ont. – Premier Gold Mines has announced plans to spend up to $83 million (all U.S. dollars) for exploration and development of its eight properties in North America. Premier’s 2018 budget includes $38.8 million for direct exploration and

  • News

    GOLD: Barrick, Premier strike deal for McCoy-Cove and Rye properties

    January 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Barrick Gold of Toronto and Premier Gold of Thunder Bay, Ont., have entered into an exploration and development deal for two properties in this state. Barrick can earn a 60% interest in the McCoy-Cove property by spending US$22.5

  • News

    AWARD: National safety nod goes to South Arturo gold mine

    December 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – The South Arturo gold mine, 40 km north of Carlin, is the winner of the 2016 Sentinels of Safety Award for its operating practices as chosen by the National Mining Associations. The mine is a joint venture of

  • Feature

    Premier shifts into high gear with North American focus

    December 1, 2017 by Alisha Hiyate

    Premier Gold’s transformation from Ontario-focused explorer to North American-focused gold producer.

  • News

    GOLD: Premier enjoys high grades from Hasaga property

    March 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – The initial assay results are back from the first drill hole this year at the Hasaga gold project belonging to Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, Ont. Hole HMP-151 returned 10.94 g/t gold across 54.0 metres beginning at

  • News

    GOLD: Premier posts maiden resource numbers for Hasaga

    January 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, ON, has posted the first resource estimate for its Hasaga gold property in Red Lake. The estimate was compiled by MRB and Associates using data from the company’s two-year exploration and delineation

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Barrick Gold, Cameco, MWH, Osisko Gold Royalties, Premier Gold, and Rubicon Minerals

    December 13, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Pablo Marcet has joined the board of Toronto-based Barrick Gold. A native of Argentina, he is expected to play an important part in Barrick’s growth strategy in Latin America. Cameco Corp. of Saskatoon has named Kathryn J. Jackson as a

  • News

    GOLD: Centerra, Premier Gold release Hardrock feasibility study

    November 17, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Centerra Gold of Toronto and Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, ON, have released the feasibility study for their Hardrock gold project in Gerladton. Initial capital cost will be $1.25 billion including a contingency of $131 million. The