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    MINING PEOPLE: Barrick, Cobalt Power, eCobalt, Eldorado Gold, and Teck

    March 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Barrick Gold of Toronto has nominated Patricia A Hatter as an independent director. Previously an executive of Intel/McAfee, she brings broad expertise in technology and digital transformation to her new role. Toronto-based Cobalt Power Group has added two new faces

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    DRILLING: Hilti wins innovation award for water management

    March 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Hilti (Canada) Corp. was awarded the 2017 Innovation Award by the Toronto Construction Association (TCA). The “Best of the Best” award is in recognition for the innovation behind the market leading DD-WMS 100 water management system for

  • Lupaka nears production at Invicta

    March 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Lupaka Gold (TSXV: LPK) has tabled a positive preliminary economic assessment of its fully funded, 316 sq. km Invicta underground gold-copper project in Peru, 120 km north of Lima. It aims to begin production by the end of 2018 with low

  • COBALT: First Cobalt offers $150M for US Cobalt

    March 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – First Cobalt is making an all-share offer for U.S. Cobalt of Vancouver. The deal is worth an estimated $149.9 million. First Cobalt is offering to exchange each U.S. Cobalt share for 1.5 First Cobalt shares. The exchange ratio

  • GOLD-COPPER: Seabridge prepares for year-round camp at KSM

    March 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Seabridge Gold is preparing the KSM gold-copper project site for the installation of a permanent year-round camp. Exploration is a priority, but the camp will support larger work programs needed to advance project development. Small scale

  • OIL SANDS: Suncor moves up Syncrude maintenance, cuts Q1 output

    March 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – Suncor Energy of Calgary has moved its planned maintenance at Syncrude near Fort McMurray to March 15 rather than the previously scheduled April start. The change will permit the company to address an unrelated issue that it says

  • GOLD-SILVER: Northern Vertex pours first gold at Moss mine

    March 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Northern Vertex Mining of Vancouver has poured its first gold at the Moss mine in Mohave County. The heap leach project carries an after tax internal rate of return of 63% and net present value of US$133 million.

  • Silver market poised for eventful year

    March 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The following is an edited release by the Washington, D.C.-based Silver Institute on silver market trends in 2018. Visit www.SilverInstitute.org for more information. Of all the metals in the periodic table, silver enjoys one of the most versatile landscapes, with its uses

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    NICKEL-COPPER-PGM: Midland to re-examine Copernick zone

    March 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Midland Exploration of Montreal is resuming exploration at its Laflamme nickel-copper-platinum group metals project 25 km northwest of Lebel-sur-Quevillon in the Abitibi region. This year’s program includes a squid-type electromagnetic survey of the Copernick zone discovered in the

  • CHROMIUM-PGM-NICKEL: Azimut begins new drill program at Chromaska

    March 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Azimut Exploration of Longueuil, Que., has begun a 1,000-metre drill program at its 100% owned Chromaska chrome-platinum group-nickel property 45 km from Nemaska. Chromaska, formerly called Eastmain West, is geologically and geophysically similar to the Black Thor Intrusive

  • SUSTAINABILITY: Anglo commits to ambitious global strategy

    March 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LONDON, U.K. – Today Anglo American launched a new and innovative sustainability strategy. Three major areas – the environment, community development, and greater trust and transparency across the industry – are to be addressed between now and 2030. CEO Mark

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    DISPLAY: BinMaster offers easy to read Modbus sensor

    March 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Tired of being up close and personal with your data display? Get your data from a distance with the new DPM-100 digital panel meter from BinMaster. Used indoors or outdoors, the vibrantly bright and large red LED