Canadian Mining Journal


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    Ontario Mining Matters

    January 1, 2001 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Innovative Closure Labour Agreement at Golden GiantIt’s hard to believe, but the Hemlo gold camp in northern Ontario is starting to look to the closure of its mines. Battle Mountain Canada Ltd.’s Gold…

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    Sudbury ’99 Conference Donates Funds to University

    January 1, 2001 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Members of the institutions that organized the Sudbury ’99 Mining and the Environment Conference have made a substantial donation from its proceeds. This international conference, which was held in Su…

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    Facelift for the future

    January 1, 2001 by John Martschuk, Director, Environmental Services-Canada Barrick

    The MacLeod mine has been a landmark at the entry to the town of Geraldton in northwestern Ontario since 1943, when Highway 11, one of the province’s two trans-Canada highways, was completed.When the …

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    The Reincarnat ion of the Red Lake Mine

    October 1, 2000 by Jane Werniuk

    The Red Lake gold mine and mill in Balmertown, northwest Ontario, opened in 1948, and has operated at between 150 and 800 tonnes per day. The mine was closed in June 1996 by a strike that only ended i…

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    News (October 01, 2000)

    October 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Canadian Industry Program for Energy Conservation (CIPEC) has appointed W. Warren Holmes as the new chair of its executive board. Holmes, who is the senior vice-president, Canadian mining operatio…

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    Mineral Exploration News

    October 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Mineral Resource and Reserve Definitions ApprovedA new set of definitions and guidelines has been approved for reporting exploration information, mineral resources and mineral reserves in Canada. The …

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    Mining Project News

    October 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Samira Hill Expanded to 150,000 Ounces Gold Per YearA revised feasibility study for the Samira Hill gold project in Niger recommends that the mill capacity be doubled to 6,000 tonnes per day. First ye…

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    The strike that went on and on

    October 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The exploration program got its first real taste of the High Grade Zone in 1995. When negotiations for a new labour contract began the next year, members of the United Steelworkers of America local at…

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    Correction: Agnico-Eagle’s Assets Higher

    October 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    We regret that some of the figures for Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd. were listed incorrectly in our “Top 40 Mining Companies” article (CMJ, August 2000). Assets were erroneously listed as far less than thei…

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    From a financial perspective

    October 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Red Lake (a.k.a. Arthur White) mine was owned and operated by Dickenson Mines Ltd. for most of its history. In an early August interview in Goldcorp Inc.’s Toronto office, the chairman and CEO, Ro…

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    A Tale of Two Sisters in Balmertown

    October 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The story of the Balmertown gold mines in northwest Ontario is a story of two mines side-by-side, one rich and the other poor.Arthur White was the prospector/promoter who originally found and staked t…

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    Mine Site News (October 01, 2000)

    October 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Review of Sullivan Mine Closure PlanThe boards of directors of Cominco Ltd. and Teck Corp. met in Kimberley, B.C., in early September to review the closure and reclamation plans of Cominco’s 100%-owne…