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  • LITHIUM: Sayona Mining to bid on NA Lithium assets

    September 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – News coming from Australia says that country’s Sayona Mining has its eye on the assets of North American Lithium (NAL) near Val d’Or. The Australian company has expressed its intention to bid for the lithium carbonate project that

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    GOLD: Monarch drills its McKenzie Break property

    September 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Monarch Gold Corp. has begun a new diamond drilling program at its wholly owned McKenzie Break gold property 25 km north of Val d’Or. The property is near both the company’s Camflo and Beacon mills. The program

  • GOLD: Barrick announces new find near Fourmile project

    September 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Barrick Gold has announced from Denver a new gold discovery about 2 km from the highest grade intercept at its Fourmile project near the Goldrush development project, part of the combined operations with Newmont Goldcorp. The new orebody

  • LITHIUM: Veolia technology chosen for Toyota, Orocobre refinery

    September 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    JAPAN – Veolia Water Technologies will provide a chemical processing plant featuring HPD® evaporation and crystallization technologies designed to convert lithium carbonate into lithium hydroxide employed in the manufacturing of batteries that power electric vehicles. Driven by their joint success

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    Osisko Mining drills for ‘roots’ of Windfall system

    September 17, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Discoveries earlier this year at the Windfall gold project in Quebec drove Osisko Mining (TSX: OSK) in July to boost its drill program by 200,000 metres — bringing the total for the year to 1 million metres — the largest drill program

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    GOLD: Pacific Bay encouraged after historical review of Wheaton Creek project

    September 17, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Pacific Bay Minerals (TSXV: PBM) leadership is optimistic following the review of historical exploration data at its 100% owned Wheaton Creek gold property located south of the Turnagain River in northern British Columbia. In a press release,

  • GOLD: Blockade resumes at Newmont Goldcorp’s Peñasquito mine

    September 17, 2019 by Jean Lian

    MEXICO – Newmont Goldcorp has temporarily halted operations at its Peñasquito mine in Zacatecas state, following the resumption of an illegal blockade. This is the latest blockade to disrupt the mine since a trucking contractor and members of the Cedros community – one of Peñasquito’s 25 neighboring communities –

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    GOLD: Pretium buys back Brucejack royalties from Osisko

    September 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER and MONTREAL – Pretium Resources, the owner and operator of the Brucejack gold mine near Stewart, B.C., has arranged to buy back the mine’s royalties currently held by Osisko Gold Royalties. Pretium will make a payment of US$31.2 million

  • COPPER-ZINC: Noront updates drilling at McFaulds No.8 VMS discovery

    September 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Noront Resources has updated its phase two summer exploration program at the McFaulds volcanogenic massive sulphide deposit in the Ring of Fire. The project is 85% owned and operated by Noront, and the remaining 15% belongs to

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    GOLD: KLGold cuts new high grade zone east and west of Macassa South mine

    September 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Kirkland Lake Gold of Toronto is having  no problem finding high grade gold intersections as it drills east and west of the Macassa South mine complex and along the Amalgamated Break. The latest results come from 71 holes

  • SUSTAINABILITY: Wheaton PM joins UN Global Compact

    September 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. has joined the United Nations Global Compact. Launched in 2000, the Compact is the largest corporate sustainability initiative in the world. As signatories, it includes more than 9,500 companies and 3,000 non-business entities based

  • DRILLING-BLASTING: BME in Canadian JV with Consbec

    September 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    JOHANNESBURG – Blasting and explosives leader BME, a member of South Africa-based Omnia Group, has announced a joint venture in Canada with Consbec, the largest surface drilling and blasting contractor in Canada. The JV – called BME Mining Canada Inc.