Canadian Mining Journal


Discovery Ventures Inc


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    MINING PEOPLE: Discovery Metals, Northern Shield, and X-Terra Resources

    July 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based Discovery Metals Corp. has named Taj Singh as president and CEO. He is a mining executive with over 17 years of experience, most recently as VP engineering and project development at Timmins Gold. The appointment becomes effective with the

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    GOLD-COPPER: Discovery mobilizes equipment for Willa bulk sample

    December 1, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Discovery Ventures of Vancouver has begun mobilization of surface equipment to rebuilt the road access to a pair of portals in the Willa gold-copper mine in the Slocan district. Two excavators, a Cat bulldozer and a rock

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    MINING PEOPLE: Discovery Ventures, Eastmain, Nighthawk Gold, and Primero

    November 12, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based Discovery Ventures has named Robert Robson process metallurgist at its Max mill near Revelstoke, BC. He holds a diploma of mining technology from the British Columbia Institute of Technology. He has worked in Canada, the United States and Mexico.

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    MINING PEOPLE: Discovery Ventures, Hatch, Noront, Pangolin, and True Gold

    July 9, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Vancouver-based Discovery Ventures has asked Dan Omeniuk to be its CEO, chairman and a director of the company. He is the founder of Trappers Transport, developing it into an industry leader over the last 30 years.

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    GOLD-COPPER: Discovery Ventures applies to take bulk sample at Willa

    July 6, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Discovery Ventures of Vancouver has filed an application with the BC Ministry of Mines to take a 10,000-tonne bulk sample from its Willa gold-copper project in the Slocan district. The permit also allows trenching,…

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    GOLD-COPPER: Discovery commissions tails dam inspection

    September 18, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – In preparation for restarting the MAX mill, Discovery Ventures of Vancouver has hired Klohn Crippen Berger to complete a safety inspection of the dam at the tailings storage facility. The report will be vetted by SRK…

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    MINING PEOPLE: Alphamin, Castle Mountain, Discovery Ventures, International Northair, Klondex, and Quest Rare Minerals

    September 11, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Alphamin Resources of Vancouver has named Charles Needham chairman and non-executive director. As well, Bruce Curling has been appointed CEO of the company. The two bring executive and project management expertise, respectively, to the company…

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    GOLD-COPPER: Discovery declares WillMAX PEA “positive”

    May 28, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver’s Discovery Ventures is looking hopefully at the preliminary economic assessment that it completed for its WillMAX gold-copper project and saying the economics are “robust”. The study examined the potential to…

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    MOLYBDENUM: Discovery to buy Max mine from Roca

    November 6, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Roca Mines has agreed to sell its Roca molybdenum mine near Revelstoke, BC, to Discovery Ventures for $5.675 million. The price will be paid $5.05 million in cash plus 2.50 million shares of Discovery. Roca suspended mining at…

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    GOLD-COPPER: Good grades confirmed at Willa property

    February 20, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Discovery Ventures of Vancouver has updated the historical resources to 43-101-compliant for the optioned Willa gold-copper property in the Slocan Mining Division near Silverton. The new estimate was completed by Micon…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Discovery Ventures, Full Metal Zinc, Golden Band and Volta Resources

    October 26, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Discovery Ventures of Vancouver has named Mike England as president and CEO. He has extensive experience in resource company management, venture capital financing, and mergers and acquisitions.