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    MINING PEOPLE: Japan Gold, Stelmine, and Teck

    October 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Japan Gold Corp. of Vancouver has named Takashi Kuriyama its new general manager of exploration. He was most recently manager of global exploration at Sumitomo. He also served as a director of Teck Resources from 2006 to 2016. Quebec City-based

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    RESEARCH: Outotec marks 70 years’ support for sustainable growth

    October 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Outotec Research Centre (ORC) in Pori is unique in the industry – its expertise in the minerals and metals processing value chain ranges from ores to finished metals and recycling. The research center was established in 1949, and

  • Nemaska Lithium announces layoffs

    October 17, 2019 by Brenda Bouw

    Shares of Nemaska Lithium (TSX: NMX, US-OTC: NMKEF) fell 23% on Tuesday after the company announced it was laying off 64 employees, or about half of its staff, following financing delays for its Whabouchi project in Quebec. “This difficult decision comes after

  • LITHIUM: Vancouver’s QMC to produce L2O5 concentrate in China

    October 17, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    CHINA – Vancouver-based QMC Quantum Minerals announced that it has partnered with a public company in China with the idea of targeting the battery metals market. In detail, QMC shipped mineralized samples from its Irgon lithium mine in Manitoba to

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    GOLD: Golden Predator testing cyanide-free option at 3 Aces project

    October 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Golden Predator Mining has teamed up with EnviroLeach Technologies to use EnviroLeach’s proprietary cyanide-free hydrometallurgical process at the company’s 3 Aces gold project. The technology will be used to extract gold from gravity concentrate at the mine.

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    SILVER: Canada Cobalt pours silver bar from Castle project

    October 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Canada Cobalt Works of Coquitlam, B.C., has poured its initial three silver bars at the Castle silver-cobalt mine 75 km south of Kirkland Lake, near the town of Gowanda. The pour was part of a proof of concept

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    GOLD: TMAC drills more high grades at Doris North BTD Extension zone

    October 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – Toronto-based TMAC Resources continues its underground expansion and in-fill drilling at the Doris North BTD Extension zone at the Hope Bay gold mine 65 km east of Bathurst Inlet. The work has confirmed the continuity of high grade

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    GOLD: Westhaven’s Shovelnose returns 100+ g/t bonanza

    October 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Westhaven Ventures of Vancouver has not only extended the Vein zone but drilled bonanza grades at its Shovelnose gold property 30 km south of Merritt. Hole SN19-19 returned 2.2 metres of 100.50 g/t gold and 133.44 g/t

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    CRUSHING-SCREENING: Metso launches new Nordtrack mobile units

    October 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    HELSINKI – Metso expanded its line of mobile crushing and screening units for the aggregates industry with an extensive new product portfolio. The new Metso Nordtrack range introduces 19 products designed to meet the requirements of general contractors in particular.

  • RNC bets Higginsville worth cost of dilution

    October 16, 2019 by Brian Sylvester

    RNC Minerals (RNX-TSX; US-OTC: RNKLF) Chairman and CEO Paul Huet is like the hockey coach who takes over midseason because the team is underperforming. The Toronto-based company brought Huet in as chairman of the board in February to try to turn

  • NICKEL: Fate of Black Swan nickel project to be decided before year-end

    October 16, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    AUSTRALIA – Poseidon Nickel’s interim CEO, David Riekie, announced this week that a final investment decision can be expected in the current quarter on the proposed A$30-million restart of the Black Swan nickel mine in Western Australia. Talking at the

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    RESCUE: Victor mine team saves stranded balloonists

    October 15, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Last week a crew from De Beers Group’s Victor mine site near Attawapiskat responded to an emergency call to aid downed balloonists 100 km west of the now closed mine. The balloonists, from the United States and Poland,