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  • COBALT-NICKEL: UEX releases results of winter resampling at West Bear

    June 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

      SASKATCHEWAN – The final assays are in from UEX Corp.’s winter drilling program at its West Bear cobalt-nickel property in the eastern part of the Athabasca Basin. The company resampled  62 sonic drill holes and 12 historical diamond drill

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    MINING PEOPLE: MAC, CMIC, and Falcon Gold

    June 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The Mining Association of Canada in Ottawa has selected Gordon Stothart to be its CEO for the next two-year term. He is also executive VP and COO of Iamgold. He comes to his new role with extensive experience in the mining

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    GEOPHYSICS: Minnovare’s new agent in Quebec

    June 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WESTERN AUSTRALIA – Minnovare  has announced new distributor agreement with Quebec-based Geophysique TMC. TMC will be Minnovare’ s official sales and service agent for the Azimuth Aligner range of products throughout the province. TMC are one of Canada’s leading specialists

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    BULK SOLIDS: BinMaster’s solution for inaccurate silo inventory

    June 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEBRASKA – BinMaster suggests the use of its 3D level scanners to cure any of the following conditions: Uneven piles. If the material surface is irregular, a single measurement point in the silo is won’t render volumetric accuracy. Large diameter

  • Interview: Avoid becoming ‘roadkill’ on the road to resources, advises Bill Gallagher

    June 13, 2019 by John Cumming

    Strategist, lawyer and author Bill Gallagher is an expert on Canada’s Indigenous People and their land rights, and how they relate to resource development in the country. Based in Waterloo, Ont., Gallagher is the author of two popular books on the topic:

  • PRECIOUS METALS: Wheaton leverages blockchain to streamline accounting

    June 13, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    VANCOUVER – Wheaton Precious Metals (NYSE: WPM), one of the world’s largest precious metals streaming companies, has hired Blockhead Technologies, a software company that creates blockchain-enabled solutions for the global mining sector. Wheaton will be leveraging Blockhead’s technology as part

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    GOLD: Bonterra’s latest bonanza at Gladiator

    June 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Val d’Or, Que.-based Bonterra Resources continues to intersect bonanza grades – 101.1 g/t over 3.9 metres – at its Gladiator project as it continues step out drilling about 170 km northeast of Val d’Or. Gold mineralization is now

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    GOLD: More good assays from Lac Gamble zone for Iamgold’s Rouyn project

    June 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Iamgold Corp. is sharing more results from its winter drilling program at the Rouyn gold project optioned from Yorbeau Resources. The property is located 4 km south of Rouyn-Noranda and 45 km southwest of Iamgold’s Westwood gold

  • GOLD: Great Bear raises $5.5 to stretch drilling to 90K metres

    June 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Great Bear Resources of Vancouver is raising $5.5 million to extend its current drill program at the Dixie property to 90,000 metres. That is a 50% increase over the originally planned 60,000 metres. The money will be raised

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    TAILINGS: Rio Tinto publicizes details of tailings management

    June 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MELBOURNE, Australia – “Everything you ever wanted to know about tailings” would be a good name for the website created by Rio Tinto at www.RioTinto.com/Tailings. Easy to understand information about what tailings are, the basics of dam construction, and the

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    DIVESTITURE: Epiroc selling geotechnical consumables product line to Mimir Invest

    June 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Epiroc agreed to sell the business to Mimir Invest, a global investment firm based in Stockholm. The products are manufactured and assembled in Finland, Scotland and the United States, and consist mainly of large down-the-hole hammers and related

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    Snapshot: Eight juniors active in world’s uranium hotspots

    June 12, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    While uranium oxide prices continue to drift in the doldrums, several uranium companies have still raised a bit of money to explore and carry out modest programs. Here is a look at eight uranium-focused companies that are active in 2019.