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    OILSANDS: Suncor speeds digital transformation with Microsoft alliance

    November 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – Suncor Energy of Calgary has announced a multi-year strategic alliance with Microsoft Canada as the energy company accelerates its digital transformation. Microsoft will be Suncor’s cloud provider, allowing the company to tap into the full range of Microsoft’s

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    COPPER-ZINC: Hudbay Q3 results on track to meet 2019 production guidance

    November 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Hudbay Minerals reported Q3 operating and financial results which put it on track to meet its 2019 production guidance. Company wide Q3 copper production came in at 36,422 tonnes with an additional 28,639 tonnes of zinc as well

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    COPPER-GOLD: Power Ore creates 3D model of former Perry mine at Opemiska

    November 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Power Ore has completed the digitization and 3D modelling of the former Perry copper-gold mine at its Opemiska project near Chapais. The mine produced about 9 million tonnes of ore at grades of 2.16% copper and 0.14

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    GOLD-SILVER-ZINC: Laurion finds fifth new discovery in CRK zone at Ishkoday

    November 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Laurion Mineral Exploration reports discovering the fifth new polymetallic occurrence in the CRK zone at the Ishkoday gold-silver-zinc project in the Beardmore area, 220 km northeast of Thunder Bay. The find consists of sphalerite, chalcopyrite, pyrite and

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    SURVEYING: SafeSight celebrates 100 drone flights underground at Hoyle Pond

    November 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – On the one year anniversary of the launch of the underground drone flight program at Newmont Goldcorp’s Porcupine operation, SafeSight Exploration is excited to celebrate over 100 underground drone flights without incident at the Hoyle Pond gold mine.

  • GOLD: Amex Exploration announces 100,000 metre drill program for Perron

    November 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Amex Exploration has announced the details of a fully-funded 100,000 metre drill program for its 100% owned, 4,518 hectare Perron gold property located 110 km north of Rouyn-Noranda. This news follows the closing of an oversubscribed $8

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    GOLD: Great Bear raises $14.6M with flow-through private placement

    November 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Great Bear Resources of Vancouver has raised $14.6 million for its exploration projects – chief among them the Dixie property – near Red Lake. The company issued 1.75 million flow-through shares at a price of $8.35 per share.

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    DIAMONDS: RJK expands land position, acquires kimberlite showing

    November 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – RJK Explorations of Kirkland Lake, Ont., has increased its land position around its Bishop diamond claims near Cobalt. A minimum of 17 potential kimberlite targets plus the Kon kimberlite showing were acquired. The Kon kimberlite is the only

  • Fireside chat with Kirkland Lake Gold’s Tony Makuch

    November 11, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    The Northern Miner hosted its third annual Progressive Mine Forum in October. During the event, Tony Makuch, president and CEO of Kirkland Lake Gold (TSX: KL; NYSE: KL), sat down with Northern Miner publisher Anthony Vaccaro for an in-depth fireside chat in front

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    GOLD: Skeena delivers robust PEA for Eskay Creek

    November 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Skeena Resources says the preliminary economic assessment for its Eskay Creek gold mine is robust. The study was produced by Ausenco Engineering Canada with support from SRK Consulting (Canada) and AGP Mining Consultants. The PEA looks

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    MINING PEOPLE: American Creek, Bestech, Centerra, Great Panther, Integra, Solaris, and Suncor

    November 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Ken Konkin is the new VP project development for American Creek Resources of Cardston, Alta. He was the company’s exploration manager for the Treaty Creek joint venture, and he will now lead the team moving that project forward. Bestech has

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    Taiga Gold, SSR Mining report visible gold at Fisher

    November 7, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    In May 2016, Silver Standard Resources, now called SSR Mining (TSX: SSRM; NASDAQ: SSRM), acquired Claude Resources and its Seabee gold operation in Saskatchewan for $337 million in cash and shares. Five months later, SSR Mining optioned Taiga Gold’s (CNSX: TGC) Fisher project