MONTREAL – As the Quebec Mining Exploration Association (AEMQ) meets to promote the mineral industry in this province, the association has given its Prospector of the Year Award to Vancouver's Balmoral Resources for the second consecutive...
Oct 23, 2014 4:32PM
BRITISH COLUMBIA – Imperial Metals Corp. has substantially completed the response and recovery phase of cleaning up the Aug. 4 tailings spill at its Mount Polley copper-gold mine 100 km northeast of Williams Lake. The initial work...
Oct 23, 2014 4:30PM
OTTAWA – The Chemical Institute of Canada has given this year's Green Chemistry and Engineering Network Award to Orbite Aluminae of Montreal. The accolade recognizes Orbite for its development of a breakthrough technology in the field of...
Oct 23, 2014 4:29PM
Wade Anderson has been named to the newly created role of co-CEO at El Tigre Silver Corp. in Vancouver. He will share the position with the company's current CEO and president, Stuart Ross.
Oct 23, 2014 4:26PM
FARMINGDALE, New Jersey – Total performance lubricant manufacturer, Bel-Ray, now offers its highest performing open gear lubricant. New Molylube Ultra does the work of three different products because it can be used for priming, running...
Oct 23, 2014 4:24PM
True Gold Mining (TSXV: TGM) is on track to pour the first gold at its Karma project in Burkina Faso in late 2015, with the mine plan envisioning five open pits that will be developed in sequence to feed a heap leach operation over the course...
Oct 23, 2014 4:22PM
ECUADOR – Kinross Gold Corp. of Toronto has sold its Fruta del Norte gold project to Vancouver's Fortress Minerals Corp., a member of the Lundin Group. The price is reported to be US$240 million in cash and equity.
Oct 22, 2014 4:24PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Virginia – A report prepared for SNL Metals & Mining estimates the worldwide total budget for non-ferrous metals exploration fell to US$11.36 billion in 2014 from US$15.19 billion in 2013 – a drop of 25%.
Oct 22, 2014 4:22PM
ONTARIO – Lake Shore Gold Corp. of Toronto is wrapping up a successful drill program at its Timmins West gold mine 18 km west of Timmins.
Oct 22, 2014 4:21PM
OTTAWA – BluMetric Environmental of Ottawa has been awarded a $1.6 million contract for a prefeasibility hydrogeological study and geotechnical study for Labec Century Iron Ore's Joyce Lake and area direct shipping ore (DSO) project in...
Oct 22, 2014 4:18PM