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    GOLD: Pretium says Brucejack ramp-up on schedule to reach 3,800 t/d

    July 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Pretium Resources says the ramp-up to 3,800 t/d at its Brucejack gold mine about 60 km north of Stewart is on schedule. Underground development is nearing the targeted rate of 1,000 metres per month, and it will

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    GOLD: Pretium drills deep, begins regional exploration program

    June 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Pretium Resources reports that its 2019 deep underground drill program confirmed there is mineralization similar to the Brucejack mine at depth and to the east of the mine workings. The mine is located about 65 km

  • ACQUISITION: Australia’s St Barbara to acquire Atlantic Gold

    May 16, 2019 by Trish Saywell, The Northern Miner

    Australian gold producer St Barbara (ASX: SBM) is acquiring 100% of Canadian gold producer Atlantic Gold (TSXV: AGB) in a deal valued at $802 million. St Barbara’s offer represents a 41.1% premium to Atlantic’s closing share price on May 14 and a 40.8% premium

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    GOLD: Pretium ramps up Brucejack, updates resources

    April 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Everything appears to be on the way up at the Brucejack gold mine 65 km north of Stewart. Owner Pretium Resources of Vancouver says that includes the planned ramp-up of production, underground exploration, and resource numbers. The

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    Brucejack, Silvertip among BC’s biggest recent successes

    January 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The most recent Annual Survey of Mining Companies by the Fraser Institute ranked British Columbia seventh among Canadian mining jurisdictions. But no other province or territory has had two new precious metal mines reach commercial production less than 15 months apart over

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    GOLD: Pretium’s Brucejack to expand to 3,800 t/d

    December 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Pretium Resources has received the amended permits allowing it to expand production to 3,800 t/d at its Brucejack gold mine 65 km north of Stewart. The permits were issued by the B.C. Ministry of Energy, Mines

  • GOLD: Pretium refinances Brucejack construction loan

    October 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Based in Vancouver, Pretium Resources has refinance the construction credit facility used to build the Brucejack gold mine 65 km north of Stewart.  The company has a commitment letter from the Bank of Nova Scotia, Societe Generale,

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    GOLD-SILVER: Pretium to repurchase precious metals stream

    September 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Pretium Resources has announced its intention to repurchase the whole of the callable 8% gold and silver stream at the end of this year. The stream was sold as part of the construction finance package for

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    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

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    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”

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    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.