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  • GOLD: Canada Cobalt makes new find east of Castle mine

    December 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Canada Cobalt Works of Coquitlam, B.C., says that two widely spaced drill holes have intersected an apparent syenite hosted gold system east of the historic Castle cobalt-silver mine 75 km from Kirkland Lake, near Gowanda. The drill program

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    GOLD: Eleanore South JV continues to yield strong grades

    December 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Assays from the Eleanore South joint venture continue to include high grade gold intersections. The JV consists of the operator and 26.6% owner Azimut Exploration, Eastmain Resources (36.7%) and Goldcorp (36.7%). The property is adjacent to Goldcorp’s Eleonore

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    GOLD: Avino hits 29.5 g/t in 27 vein extension at Bralorne mine

    December 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Avino Silver and Gold Mines of Vancouver is very pleased with the initial assay results from the drilling of the 27 vein extension target at the Bralorne mine near Gold Bridge. The company says the results confirmed

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    FLUIDS: Graco launches Pulse fluid management system

    December 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Graco Inc., a leading manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, is excited to announce the launch of the Pulse fluid management system, an innovative wireless fluid management system for vehicle service. Built upon Graco’s legacy fluid management technology,

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    Steppe Gold nears production in Mongolia

    December 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Since Steppe Gold (TSXV: STGO) purchased Altan Tsaagan Ovoo (ATO) from Centerra Gold (TSX: CG) for $19.8 million in January 2017, the junior has made steady progress de-risking and building the heap leach, gold-silver project in eastern Mongolia. Seven months after the acquisition last

  • GOLD: Greenstone’s Hardrock mine clears environmental hurdle

    December 17, 2018 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Canada’s Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, said this week that if mitigation measures are taken, Greenstone Gold Mines’ Hardrock gold project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects. The project consists of the

  • EMERALDS: Fura Gems completes maiden resource for Coscuez project

    December 17, 2018 by Northern Miner Staff

    COLOMBIA – Less than a year after acquiring a 76% stake in the Coscuez emerald mine, Fura Gems has completed a maiden resource estimate that puts the potential mine life of the project at 30 years. The company mapped more than 20

  • COMMENT: Idea from Down Under needs to come Up North

    December 13, 2018 by Marilyn Scales

    The Australians have a practical and forward-thinking idea: Hire military veterans to meet the looming labour shortage in the mining sector. Veterans are highly trained and bring diverse skills and talents to the job. Many have a difficult time transitioning

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    GOLD: Wesdome upgrades Kiena resources, extends Deep A zone along plunge

    December 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Wesdome Gold Mines of Toronto has circulated an interim mineral resource for its 100% owned Kiena mine complex in Val d’Or. The estimate is based on drilling completed to Oct. 12, 2018. Since then, the Deep A zone

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    COAL: Canadian coal plants to be phased out by 2030

    December 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – The federal government of Canada announced on Dec. 12, 2018, that traditional coal-fired electric generation plans will be phased out by 2030. Greenhouse gas regulations for natural gas-fired generating stations was also published. The government says it wants

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    MINING PEOPLE: PDAC, Barrick, NV Gold, SAMSSA, and SNC-Lavalin

    December 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto’s Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada has named Lisa McDonald as its new executive director. She has played a vital role with the association staff for more than 20 years, previously serving and COO for 10 years. McDonald is

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    DATA MANAGEMENT: Why open standards are essential to the mining industry’s future.

    December 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    From Wenco International Mining Systems comes this thoughtful essay on data management. The complete report is a “must read” for modern miners, so follow the link at the bottom of this item. VANCOUVER – Lately, every mining executive we connect