Daily News

DIAMONDS: Mountain Province raises $100M for Gahcho Kué

NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Mountain Province Diamonds of Toronto has arranged a $100-million private placement with which to meet its obligations at the Gahcho Kué diamond project 300 km northeast of Yellowknife. The funds will be...
Oct 1, 2014 3:49PM


GOLD: Richmont steps up work at Island Gold

ONTARIO – Montreal's Richmont Mines is accelerating and expanding development work at its Island Gold mine 83 km northeast of Wawa. The target is the inferred resource estimated to contain 1.1 million oz of gold below the current workings.
Oct 1, 2014 3:47PM


IRON ORE: Innu step up pressure on IOC for benefit deal

MONTREAL – The Innu First Nations of Uashat mak Mani-utenam and Matimekush-Lac John made the trip to doorstep of IOC and parent Rio Tinto's headquarters here to return two large iron ore boulders. The event was organized to protest the...
Oct 1, 2014 3:46PM


TECHNOLOGY: New GE membrane system captures energy from wastewater

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana – GE Power & Water introduced the latest in membrane-based wastewater treatment technology last week. It combines anaerobic digestion technology with the ZeeWeed™ 500 membranes to create anaerobic membrane...
Oct 1, 2014 3:41PM


De Beers the jewel of Anglo American as iron ore heads lower

As other diversified mining giants have in recent years had second thoughts about diamonds, Anglo American (USOTC: AAUKY; LSE: AAL) never appeared in doubt about its interest in De Beers – the world’s largest diamond miner by value.
Oct 1, 2014 3:39PM


COPPER: Yellowhead files feasibility study for Harper Creek

BRITISH COLUMBIA – Yellowhead Mining of Vancouver has filed the Harper Creek feasibility study with SEDAR. The planned large scale, long life copper mine is located about 100 km northeast of Kamloops.
Sep 30, 2014 4:21PM


COPPER: Gold Reach drills high grades at West Seel deposit

BRITISH COLUMBIA – Gold Reach Resources of Vancouver has drilled more high grade mineralization at the West Seel copper deposit at the Ootsa project 120 km south of Houston and adjacent to the Huckleberry mine. Hole S14-208 returned 308...
Sep 30, 2014 4:20PM


SAFETY: Vale team returns from international mine rescue trials

POLAND – They may not have won the international mine rescue competition held recently in Katowice, Poland, but the team from Vale's East Mines came home to Sudbury, ON, with their heads held high.
Sep 30, 2014 4:11PM


TRAINING: Demand for ROI propels Immersive Technologies

PERTH, Australia –The procurement process for capital investments at mines is under more scrutiny than ever before, with return on investment (ROI) being thoroughly examined. Mining companies are challenging suppliers to ensure...
Sep 30, 2014 4:09PM


SOFTWARE: Field Eagle eliminates paper and pen

TORONTO – Field Eagle is a field inspection software system that simplifies and standardizes any inspection process – saving time and valuable resources. Companies that need to collect data in the field, whether for compliance...
Sep 30, 2014 4:07PM


<<Previous  Page 1/98  Next>>