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    TRUCK: Sandvik’s intelligent underground line-up grows

    May 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has introduced the TH545i underground mining truck, which promises to deliver safety, productivity and profitability benefits. The ‘intelligent’ truck joins the existing i-series family – Sandvik TH551i and TH663i – launched last July.

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    Cartier Resources cuts more high grade at Chimo

    May 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    During the most recent market downturn, when many of his peers were running for cover and trying to preserve cash, French Canadian geologist Philippe Cloutier went on a shopping spree. The founder, president and CEO of Cartier Resources (TSXV: ECR) bought three

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    SAFETY: Canadians hope to field all-female mine rescue team in Russia

    May 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    A team of seven women – Diamonds in the Rough – is raising money to travel to Russia this fall and compete in the international mine rescue competition. This is believed to be the first time an all-female team will

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    GOLD: Nighthawk updates Colomac metallurgy tests

    May 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – As preliminary metallurgical tests continue on material from its Colomac gold project, Nighthawk Gold of Toronto has offered an update on the results so far. The rock is amenable to all major gold recovery technologies. Recovery from

  • GOLD-SILVER: Aurania establishes literacy, numeracy foundation

    May 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ECUADOR – Dr. Keith Barron, chairman and CEO of Aurania Resources in Toronto, has registered a charitable foundation for communities near its Lost Cities-Cutucu gold and silver project. The foundation and the company are domiciled in Bermuda. The Fundacion Dar

  • LITHIUM: Petro Lithium production represents diversification of Alberta’s energy economy

    May 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The following was first published in the Daily Oil Bulletin, one of CMJ’s sister companies. Although Chris Doornbos heads a start-up that wants to prove its technology can commercially recover highly valued lithium from old Alberta oil and gas wells, he’s already

  • COPPER: ABB to help double mill capacity for KAZ Minerals

    May 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    KAZAKHSTAN – ABB recently won an order to deliver a comprehensive process and power solution that will double the capacity of KAZ Minerals’ sulphide ore processing plant in Aktogay. The project is the third major order from this customer and

  • Leagold pursues new resource at Los Filos gold mine

    May 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Leagold (TSX: LMC) has tabled new step-out drill results from the underground portion of its Los Filos gold mine, 230 km south of Mexico City. The company has drilled 12,000 metres so far this year at Los Filos and will look

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    GOLD: Monarques to commission Beacon mill by end of year

    May 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold Corp. of Montreal has announced that it will restart its Beacon mill in Val d’Or in the last quarter of 2018. The mill is located on Route 117, within 500 metres of a railway line, and

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    MINING PEOPLE: Mountain Province, New Dimension, and Vale

    May 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto-based Mountain Province Diamonds has asked Stuart Brown to be its next president and CEO, effective July 1, 2018. He has over 25 years of experience in the diamond industry rising to CFO at De Beers Group. Since September 2013,

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    CONFERENCE: Mine Water Solutions set for June 12-15

    May 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – The Mine Water Solutions 2018 organizing committee and the University of British Columbia are hosting the 3rd Annual Mine Water Solutions Conference (MWS2018) in Vancouver Canada from June 12 to 15, 2018. Mine Water Solutions 2018 is an

  • TMN editorial: Former Massey Energy CEO, ex-con Blankenship attempts comeback in US Senate

    May 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    It’s hard to figure out what the lessons are here, but the audacity and sheer political spectacle can’t go unremarked: the disgraced former CEO of Massey Energy, Don Blankenship, is attempting a major comeback in the public arena by launching