Canadian Mining Journal


Saskatchewan Research Council


  • News

    DIAMONDS: Kennady bulk sample points to Faraday 2 potential

    July 25, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Kennady Diamonds of Toronto has received good diamond recovery results from the Faraday 2 mini-bulk sample. The 21.1-tonne sample was recovered using two large diameter reverse circulation drills at the Kennady North project. The sample was processed

  • Feature

    Sealed for Safety

    April 1, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Closure design for mine openings requires careful consideration of many factors, including but not limited to strength, installation method, transport and longevity.

  • News

    RESEARCH: SRC’s new mineral processing pilot plant ready to go

    October 28, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATOON – The Saskatchewan Research Council’s (SRC) new mineral processing pilot plant was opened on Oct. 25, 2013. It is now fully operational and is already taking requests from clients across Canada.

  • News

    ANALYSES: SRC expands quantitative mineralogical services

    April 22, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATCHEWAN – The Saskatchewan Research Council, located in Saskatoon, has added the QEMScan® service to provide precise quantitative mineralogical analyses. The SRC is the first QEMScan service provider in Saskatchewan and one of…

  • News

    MINERAL PROCESSING: Rare earth concentrate, yellowcake produced in bench scale tests

    October 24, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Pele Mountain Resources says that recent bench scale testing of material from its Eco Ridge project in Elliot Lake has successfully produced both a rare earth carbonate concentrate and yellowcake (U3O8). The tests…

  • Feature

    Saskatchewan Research Council to build mineral processing plant

    October 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC) has announced plans for the construction of a $2.2 million mineral processing pilot plant in Saskatoon. The new pilot plant, coupled with SRC’s existing mineral processing expertise, laboratory and…

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: SRC opens new pilot plant in Saskatoon

    September 18, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATCHEWAN – Last Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, the Saskatchewan Research Council opened its new mineral processing pilot plant in Saskatoon. The new $2.2-million facility will enable pilot scale demonstrations of new technologies that will…