Canadian Mining Journal


Detour Gold Corporation


  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Canada Coal, Detour Gold, Lydian Int’l, Orbite, and Rainmaker Mining

    February 19, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    R. Bruce Duncan is assuming the roles of president and CEO in addition to that of executive chairman of Vancouver-based Canada Coal. The change follows the resignation of Abraham (Braam) Jonker.

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    GOLD: Detour Lake sitting on 15.5M oz of reserves

    February 5, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Detour Gold Corp. has updated its plans for the Detour Lake gold mine 185 km northeast of Cochrane, counting 15.5 million oz contained in current mineral reserves (476 million tonnes grading 1.02 g/t Au).

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    GOLD: Detour Gold provides 2014 guidance, secures power

    January 27, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Detour Gold is heading into its second year of operation at the Detour Lake open pit mine, mill and refinery 185 km northeast of Cochrane. With that in mind, for 2014 Detour expects to produce between 450,000 and…

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    GOLD: Detour Lake 2013 output tops 232,000 oz

    January 21, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Detour Gold Corp. produced 232,287 oz of gold in 2013, its first year of operation. A grinding mill problem in December cut into production, and output did not quite reach the 2013 guidance of 240,000 oz.

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    Detour’s work through Christmas brings New Year’s pay-off

    January 6, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    The repair crew for Detour Gold (TSX: DGC) didn’t let a Christmas feast get in the way of getting the job done. While others were tucking into turkey, Detour’s team was hard a work repairing the thickener system at the…

  • News

    GOLD: Detour Gold cuts 17.3 g/t over 4.4 metres in new structure

    September 10, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Detour Gold Corp. says it has cut high grade gold mineralization while drilling in the eastern part of the Lower Detour deformation zone (LDDZ) in the southeast part of its Detour Lake gold property.

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    GOLD: Detour Lake reaches commercial production

    August 15, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Detour Gold Corp. of Toronto said that its Detour Lake mine reached commercial production on Aug. 12, 2013. The project 185 km northeast of Cochrane averaged 41,428 t/d through the mill for the 60 previous days.

  • News

    Detour turns to equity markets in face of volatile gold price

    May 23, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    VANCOUVER — The market has come calling for many companies in recent months, with volatile metal prices and skittish investor sentiment driving equity valuations down across the board. And reality set in for newly minted Canadian producer…

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    AWARDS: OMA members earn business excellence honours

    April 18, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    TIMMINS, Ontario – Three Ontario Mining Association members walked off the stage with trophies at the 2013 Nova Business Awards event in Timmins, which was held recently. More than 600 people attended the ceremonies, which were hosted by…

  • Feature

    Detour Gold pours first gold at Detour Lake

    April 1, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Detour Gold Corporation recently poured its first four gold bars for approximately 2,000 ounces at its Detour Lake mine, located about 180 km from Cochrane in Northeastern Ontario. The Detour Lake open-pit mine is expected to produce an average…

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Vale, Detour Gold, Golden Band, West Kirkland, and North American Palladium

    March 11, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Samantha Espley, general manager of mines and mill technical services at Vale’s Ontario Operations is the recipient of the second annual Women in Mining Canada National Trailblazer Award. The award, recognizing a woman who has taken personal…

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    GOLD: Detour pours first gold bars

    February 19, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – After spending $1.5 billion on development costs, Detour Gold Corp. of Toronto poured the first four gold bars from its Detour Lake mine 185 km northeast of Cochrane on Feb. 18, 2013.