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    SolGold’s Nick Mather on receiving TNM’s Mining Person of the Year Award

    June 10, 2019 by John Cumming

    LONDON, U.K. – The following is a transcript of SolGold (TSX: SOLG; LON: SOLG) CEO Nicholas Mather’s remarks at The Northern Miner’s Canadian Mining Symposium at Canada House in London, U.K., as he accepted in person his Northern Miner “Mining Person of the Year” Award for

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    GOLD: Goldspot partners with Pacton on AI exploration at Red Lake

    June 10, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Goldspot Discoveries announced Friday a signed service agreement with Pacton Gold to use Goldspot’s A.I. and machine learning tools to evaluate and identify possible mineral and drill targets on Pacton’s Red Lake property. Goldspot has been granted a 0.5% smelter royalty on the property and the option to purchase an additional 0.5% net smelter return

  • COBALT-GOLD: Fortune offers four options for NICO

    June 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Fortune Minerals is updating the 2014 feasibility study for its NICO cobalt-gold-bismuth-copper project 160 km northwest of Yellowknife. Hatch, P&E Mining Consultants and Micon International have been engaged to produce the new study Four scenarios are contemplated:

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    GOLD: Warrior drills high grades at Goodfish-Kirana near Kirkland Lake

    June 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Warrior Gold has completed its 15-hole winter drilling program at its Goodfish-Kirana gold project 5 km from the town of Kirkland Lake. The results confirm the geological model, include several significant assays, and conform historical results. Drilling

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    MINING PEOPLE: Turquoise Hill, AME, Independence Gold, and Orestone

    June 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Turquoise Hill Resources, headquartered in Vancouver, has named Jo-Anne Dudley its COO. She has 25 years of experience, and has for the last nine years been a key member of the Oyu Tolgoi copper mine technical team. Most recently she

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    AUTOMATION: Epiroc rolls out 6th Sense for smarter mining

    June 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Epiroc presents 6th Sense, a new approach that combines digitalization and automation to boost customers’ performance. There is a growing need for the mining and infrastructure industries to look to digital technologies to enhance productivity, sustainability and safety.

  • NexGen builds scale at Arrow

    June 6, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    The entire footprint of NexGen Energy’s (TSX: NXE; NYSE-AM: NXE) proposed Arrow mine is smaller than a university campus, but could produce 21% of the world’s uranium once in production, the company says. The high grade uranium deposit in Canada’s Athabasca

  • DIAMONDS: Markets under pressure – Rapaport

    June 6, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEW YORK CITY – Rapaport published a report stating that diamond markets are under pressure as profit margins have tightened and the trade war with China has fueled uncertainty. The international firm revealed that the RapNet Diamond Index, known as

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    GOLD: Pretium drills deep, begins regional exploration program

    June 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Pretium Resources reports that its 2019 deep underground drill program confirmed there is mineralization similar to the Brucejack mine at depth and to the east of the mine workings. The mine is located about 65 km

  • URANIUM: Purepoint updates work at Hook Lake

    June 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Purepoint Uranium Group of Toronto has offered an update on work planned for the Hook Lake uranium project. Purepoint (21%) sat down with its joint venture partners Cameco (39.5%) and Orano Canada (39.5%) to review data and develop

  • GOLD: Seabridge to acquire Goldstorm project

    June 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Seabridge Gold of Toronto has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of the Goldstorm project from Mountain View Gold Corp. The sale price will be paid with 25,000 common shares of Seabridge. The Goldstorm project is located

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    DRILLING: Aramine says compact DM091HDE ideal for narrow veins

    June 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FRANCE – The miniDriller DM901HDE is the most compact drill rig for underground mines, according to its manufacturer, Aramine. Completing the company’s equipment range for narrow vein mines, the DM901HDE has a diesel engine for tramming and an electric motor