Canadian Mining Journal


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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…

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    Publications (October 01, 2000)

    October 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Art & Science of Writing Geoscience Reports by Brian Grant, P.Geo., is a new manual aimed at explorationists and students, as it focuses on report products and standards required during the normal…

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    Noranda Tops 40 Largest Miners

    August 1, 2000 by Marilyn Scales

    Once again, and it is no surprise, Noranda is Canada’s largest mining company. Last year it posted revenues of almost $6.5 billion, up significantly from $6.0 billion in 1998 (all figures in Canadian …

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    CMJ’s Top 40 Mining Companies

    August 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

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    Getting Down and Dirty at Laronde

    August 1, 2000 by Jane Werniuk

    The deepest underground shaft in the Western Hemisphere is now complete–a 2,249-m-deep mine shaft, the third for the LaRonde mine, and the centrepiece of its major six-year-long mine and mill expansi…

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    Mining and E-Business

    August 1, 2000 by Michele Davies e-business Strategy Consultant

    In today’s global economy–one characterized by unprecedented competition and quantum leaps in technological change–success is as often attributed to innovation in management techniques and practices…

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    Choosing the Right Tire

    August 1, 2000 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The tire should match the job, not just the vehicle. Ken Downes is involved in mining and contractor sales for Kal Tire, a Michelin and Bridgestone/Firestone tire dealer in Vernon, B.C. He describes t…