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  • GOLD: Amex Exploration announces 100,000 metre drill program for Perron

    November 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Amex Exploration has announced the details of a fully-funded 100,000 metre drill program for its 100% owned, 4,518 hectare Perron gold property located 110 km north of Rouyn-Noranda. This news follows the closing of an oversubscribed $8

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    GOLD: Great Bear raises $14.6M with flow-through private placement

    November 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Great Bear Resources of Vancouver has raised $14.6 million for its exploration projects – chief among them the Dixie property – near Red Lake. The company issued 1.75 million flow-through shares at a price of $8.35 per share.

  • DIAMONDS: RJK expands land position, acquires kimberlite showing

    November 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – RJK Explorations of Kirkland Lake, Ont., has increased its land position around its Bishop diamond claims near Cobalt. A minimum of 17 potential kimberlite targets plus the Kon kimberlite showing were acquired. The Kon kimberlite is the only

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    GOLD: Aurion drills multiple high grade, near surface intersects at Risti

    November 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Aurion Resources, based in St. John’s, Nfld., has received long and strong results from the extra nine holes drilled at the Aamurusko NW prospect at its Risti gold project in the northern part of the country. The exploration

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    PUMPING: GIW offers tips to avoid clogs in vertical pipes

    November 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GEORGIA – Can clogging in vertical piping be prevented? This question is surprisingly common. Most people think of pipelines as running horizontally, but many GIW Industries customers who pump ore need to move their material from the ground floor up

  • Fireside chat with Kirkland Lake Gold’s Tony Makuch

    November 11, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    The Northern Miner hosted its third annual Progressive Mine Forum in October. During the event, Tony Makuch, president and CEO of Kirkland Lake Gold (TSX: KL; NYSE: KL), sat down with Northern Miner publisher Anthony Vaccaro for an in-depth fireside chat in front

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    GOLD: Iamgold study expands Essakane mine

    November 11, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BURKINA FASO – A feasibility study has found that increasing the carbon-in-leach (CIL) plant capacity and postponing the heap leach operation to the end of the mine life is more economical than operating both a heap leach and the CIL

  • GOLD: Skeena delivers robust PEA for Eskay Creek

    November 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Skeena Resources says the preliminary economic assessment for its Eskay Creek gold mine is robust. The study was produced by Ausenco Engineering Canada with support from SRK Consulting (Canada) and AGP Mining Consultants. The PEA looks

  • GOLD: Para pours first doré from Gold Road mine

    November 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Para Resources of Vancouver has poured its first gold doré bar weighing 380 oz. from its Gold Road mine near Oatman. The next step is to begin pouring larger bars as additional mining faces become active and work

  • GOLD: Lumina grows its Cangrejos project in Ecuador

    November 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ECUADOR – Lumina Gold’s Cangrejos porphyry gold-copper project in Ecuador is growing, thanks to a 40,000-metre drill program that has upgraded and expanded resources at the Cangrejos deposit and resulted in a first time resource at the Gran Bestia deposit.

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    MINING PEOPLE: American Creek, Bestech, Centerra, Great Panther, Integra, Solaris, and Suncor

    November 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Ken Konkin is the new VP project development for American Creek Resources of Cardston, Alta. He was the company’s exploration manager for the Treaty Creek joint venture, and he will now lead the team moving that project forward. Bestech has

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    CRUSHER: Metso freeze-proofs crushing and screening plants for Antarctica

    November 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    HELSINKI – Metso Group is delivering three Lokotrack crushing and screening plants retrofitted for extreme cold for the reconstruction of the U.S. National Science Foundation’s (NSF) McMurdo research station in Antarctica. The equipment enables crushing in temperatures as low as