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    GOLD: Eldorado on track to reopen Lamaque next year

    June 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Vancouver’s Eldorado Gold Corp. says mill refurbishment and underground development at the Lamaque gold project in Val d’Or are both ahead of schedule in preparation to resume commercial production in early 2019. Underground development is averaging over 20

  • GOLD-COPPER: Equinox to spin out copper assets as Solaris Copper

    June 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Equinox Gold Corp. has plans to transfer all its copper assets to a newly incorporated company named Solaris Copper. The new company will continue to advance the copper projects that belong to Equinox. These include the exploration stage

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    MINING PEOPLE: Lucara Diamond, Avino Silver and Gold, and TerraX Minerals

    June 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Eira Thomas is now CEO of Lucara Diamond Corp. with headquarters in Vancouver. Previously she was president and CEO of Kaminak Gold, and before that she was a co-founder and CEO of Stornoway Diamond. Vancouver-based Avino Silver and Gold Mines

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    SENSOR: Breathe easy with BinMaster’s new particulate monitor

    June 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEBRASKA –  The BinMaster DD-3000 is ideal for baghouse leak detection when installed in stacks, ducts, or pipes. This compact sensor is designed to save time by eliminating the need for manual inspections, reduce maintenance, and prevent emissions and downtime.

  • Eira Thomas takes the reins at Lucara

    June 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Lightning has struck more than once so far in Eira Thomas’s career of more than 25 years. The geologist famously spotted a nearly 2-carat diamond in drill core – an incredibly rare occurrence – during exploration at Lac de Gras

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    GOLD: Anaconda begins work on Point Rousse growth

    June 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Anaconda Mining of Toronto has announced plans to expand the resources at its Point Rousse gold project in the Baie Verte Mining District.  The first order of business is a  5,000-metre diamond drill program at three targets –

  • GOLD: Agreement with Long Lake #58 First Nation for Greenstone project

    June 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, Ont., and 50% partner Centerra Gold of Toronto have signed an agreement with the Long Lake #58 First Nation covering the development and operation of the Greenstone gold mine 275 km northeast

  • IRON ORE: Quebec Iron Ore becomes COREM member

    June 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY – On June 20, 2018, COREM president and CEO Francis Fournier and Coo of Quebec Iron Ore jointly announce that the mining company is joining COREM as a member. “We are very pleased to welcome Quebec Iron Ore

  • GOLD-SILVER: Moss mine ahead of schedule for Northern Vertex

    June 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Vancouver-based Northern Vertex Mining says the Moss gold-silver mine continues to meet or exceed the design targets during commissioning. The open pit and heap leach operations is located in Mojave County. The mill produced 1,276 oz. of gold

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    ENVIRONMENT: Attend the Green Mining Conference, Sept 12-14

    June 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – The Green Mining Conference represents a co-operative venture between Coleman Township, the Town of Cobalt, and the Town of Latchford. Plan on attending Sept. 12-14, 2018, to enjoy networking, local tours, and technical discussions on everything from brownfield

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    Iamgold makes headway in West Africa

    June 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    It’s been a big year in West Africa for Iamgold (TSX: IMG; NYSE: AIG). The company kicked off 2018 with high grade assay results from its Siribaya gold project in Mali and completed a prefeasibility study on its Boto gold project in

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    GOLD: IDM updates Red Mountain resources

    June 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – IDM Mining of Vancouver has significantly increased the resources at its Red Mountain gold project in the Golden Triangle near Stewart. The estimate relies heavily on underground drilling done in 2017. Gold contained in the measured resource