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    NICKEL-IRON: FPX begins met study of Baptiste deposit at Decar property

    September 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – FPX Nickel Corp. has begun metallurgical studies on a composite 400-kg composite sample. The material was recovered from four drill holes completed in 2012 and 2017 in the southeast part of the Baptiste nickel-iron deposit where it

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    COBALT-BISMUTH: Fortune says new tests result in cleaner cobalt concentrate from NICO

    September 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Based in London, Ont., Fortune Minerals says metallurgical tests have produced an upgraded, essentially arsenic free cobalt concentrate from the NICO cobalt-gold-bismuth-copper development project 160 km northwest of Yellowknife. Tests successfully removed more than 99% of the

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    CONSULTING: SRK merges with Labrecque Technologies

    September 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – SRK Canada has announced its merger with Labrecque Technologies Inc. By joining forces, the two companies will broaden the scopes of their service offerings within the mining and minerals industries. LTI will operate as a business unit

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    McEwen bolsters Black Fox with new resource

    September 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    McEwen Mining (TSX: MUX; NYSE: MUX) has tabled a maiden resource for its Stock East gold deposit and an updated resource for its Froome gold deposit to go with numerous positive results from its ongoing $15-million exploration campaign at its Black

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    GOLD: Azimut property acquisition cements presence in James Bay region

    September 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Azimut Exploration of Longueuil, Que., recently acquired the Elmer gold property next door to its Duxbury property. Together these properties provide a controlling position over a highly prospective 32-km corridor known as the Elmer trend. The Elmer property

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    GOLD: ATAC extends Sunrise zone at Rackla property

    September 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based ATAC Resources has extended the Sunrise zone with 26.7 metres of 12.95 g/t gold. The current drilling program is aimed at expanding both Sunrise and the Conrad deposit at the Rackla gold property. The mineralization from the

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    MINING PEOPLE: Norton Rose Fulbright, Anaconda Mining, Fission Uranium, and New Gold

    September 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Douglas B. Buchanan, a leading finance lawyer, has  joined the firm of Norton Rose Fulbright to focus on public-private partnerships (P3s). He will work with Doug Fried in the New York City office and Greg Lewis in Vancouver. Anaconda Mining

  • Osisko bumps Cariboo royalty to 4%

    September 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Osisko Gold Royalties (TSX: OR; NYSE: OR) has agreed to acquire an additional 1.75% net smelter return royalty (NSR) for $20 million on the Barkerville Gold Mines’ (TSXV: BGM; US-OTC: BGMZF) Cariboo gold project in British Columbia, raising its total royalty on

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    #DISRUPTMINING: Competition returning for third time to PDAC in 2019

    September 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – The #DisruptMining innovation competition is returning to the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada conference for the third year. The “shark tank” style, live finale event will be presented on Sunday, March 3, 2019 in Toronto. Goldcorp and

  • GOLD: McEwen buys into Great Bear

    September 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Great Bear Resources has closed its brokered and non-brokered private placements for gross proceeds of $10.1 million. The company has received an additional $1.1 million from the exercise of share purchase warrants since June 30, 2018. Rob McEwen

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    GEOPHYSICS: Generation Mining maps source of Darnley Bay anomaly

    September 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Toronto-based Generation Mining spent this summer running a magnetotelluric (MT) program at its Darnley Bay anomaly near the town of Paulatuk. The program imaged the deep source of the anomaly and outlined a number of large, near

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    TIRES: Bridgestone expands product line for underground mining

    September 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Bridgestone Americas has expanded its off-the-road (OTR) product portfolio to include a new size of the Bridgestone VSMS2 tire. The tire is now available in size 29.5R25 in the United States and Canada. Designed for underground mining,