Canadian Mining Journal


Pretium Resources Inc


  • News

    Pretium reaches steady-state production on schedule

    August 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Pretium Resources’ (TSX: PVG) flagship asset, the Brucejack gold mine in northwestern British Columbia, reached steady-state production on schedule in the second quarter of 2018, one year after the mine’s first gold pour. In the first half of 2018, Brucejack

  • GOLD: American Creek commences drilling on Treaty Creek property in B.C.’s Golden Triangle

    July 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Cardston, Alberta – American Creek Resources Ltd. is pleased to report the commencement of a significant drill program on the Treaty Creek Project, immediately adjacent to and in the same hydrothermal system as Seabridge Gold’s KSM property (largest gold deposit in

  • News

    Exclusive interview: Pretium’s Ovsenek responds to Brucejack ramp-up criticisms

    February 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    On Jan. 23, Pretium Resources (TSX: PVG; NYSE: PVG) provided an update on the ramp-up of its flagship Brucejack underground gold mine in northwestern B.C.’s Golden Triangle district. The company was criticized by BMO Capital Markets for providing “more questions than answers”

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Northern Dynasty and Pretium

    November 16, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver-based Northern Dynasty has asked Mark Hamilton to be its executive VP of external affairs for Pebble LP. Hamilton retired from the U.S. Army with the rank of major general, and is currently president emeritus of the University of Alaska.

  • News

    Pretium ramps up Brucejack gold mine in BC

    October 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Pretium Resources’ (TSX: PVG; NYSE: PVG) new 8.7 million oz. Brucejack gold mine in northwestern B.C.’s Golden Triangle district is “well on its way” to becoming a 500,000 oz. per year gold producer, says president and CEO Joseph Ovsenek.

  • Feature

    Canada’s four newest gold mines

    September 13, 2017 by Alisha Hiyate

    Despite a tough environment for mine development, several new gold mines are coming online this year in Canada

  • News

    GOLD: Pretium declares commercial production at Brucejack mine

    July 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Pretium Resources has declared commercial production at its first gold mine – the high grade Brucejack project 65 km north of Stewart. The Valley of the Kings deposit contains 8.1 million oz. of gold in proven

  • Gold: Pretium’s first gold pour

    June 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    British Columbia – Pretium Resources has poured its first gold at the Brucejack mine in northwestern British Columbia, 60 km north of Stewart. Commissioning began at the underground mine in April and construction is winding down as the mine ramps

  • News

    GOLD: Pretium begins commissioning at Brucejack mine

    May 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Pretium Resources of Vancouver has begun wet commissioning at the Brucejack gold mine and mill about 60 km north of Stewart. The first ore has been fed to the mill. Construction of the underground infrastructure is substantially

  • News

    GOLD: Pretium powers up, Brucejack commissioning begins

    April 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Pretium Resources of Vancouver has begun dry commissioning at its Brucejack gold mine after the electric power transmission line was energized on March 31, 2017. The 57-km line connects the mine 65 km north of Stewart with

  • COMMENT: Money pouring in this week for Canadian miners

    February 8, 2017 by Marilyn Scales

    This seems to be the week that investors want to toss all kinds of money at Canadian mining companies. Let’s hope this is a trend that continues for many, many months. On Monday, it was Osisko Mining that bumped up

  • News

    GOLD: Pretium spends $811M for Brucejack development

    February 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Pretium Resources has calculated the final pre-production costs for the Brucejack gold mine and mill 65 km north of Stewart to be US$811.1 million, an increase of 16% from the estimate made 12  months ago. The