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  • GOLD: Orion buys into Victoria and its Eagle development

    April 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Orion Mine Finance of Toronto has invested $75 million in Victoria Gold and its shovel ready Eagle gold project about 85 km northeast of the village of Mayo in the central part of the territory. Orion has purchased

  • MINE CLOSURE: Checklist for governments in Asia-Pacific

    April 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SINGAPORE – A new report titled Mine Closure Checklist for Governments has just been released to provide policy makers in the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation region with the essential elements of a successful mine closure governance framework based on leading international

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    GOLD: Landore seeks 1M oz in BAM East deposit at Junior Lake

    April 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Buoyed by the latest resource update for the BAM East gold deposit, owner Landore Resources, headquartered in the Channel Islands, U.K., is looking to increase the contained ounces to 1.0 million or more. BAM East is now estimated

  • DIAMONDS: Court approves merger of Kennady, Mountain Province

    April 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Kennady Diamonds and Mountain Province Diamonds have received final approval from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Commercial List) for their business combination. The deal was scheduled to close on April 13, 2018. The arrangement calls for a

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    GOLD: Nighthawk makes new discoveries at Indin Lake

    April 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Nighthawk Gold Corp. of Toronto says it has made additional gold discoveries at its Indin Lake project 200 km north of Yellowknife. Chief among them was a high grade gold showing at Treasure Island called the Seadog

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    VALVES: Rexroth offers dynamic, directional control

    April 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BURLINGTON, Ont. – The latest from Rexroth are pilot-operated 4/3-way directional control valves with highly dynamic properties. The greatly improved product features allow these valves to master even demanding control tasks with ease. With a high flow of up to

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    Mining titan and philanthropist Peter Munk’s lifetime of achievement

    April 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    It’s an extraordinary story about an extraordinary man who became one of the most legendary entrepreneurs in Canadian history. But at its core it is also a love story. It’s a tale about Peter Munk’s life-long romance with Canada —

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    DIAMONDS: Drill results from Southwest corridor at Gahcho Kue

    April 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Mountain Province Diamonds of Toronto has relayed the full drilling results from the Southwest corridor at the Gahcho Kue mine near Lac de Gras. The mine is a joint venture of Mountain Province (49%) and De Beers

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    ZINC-LEAD: Blind Creek offers estimate for Blende deposit

    April 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Blind Creek Resources has completed a resource estimate for its Blende zinc-lead-silver deposit 64 km north of Keno Hill. The inferred portion is almost 33 million tonnes at 5.03% zinc equivalent. Or in more detail with a

  • STAKING: Ontario launches online mining claims system

    April 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO: As part of the process to update the provincial Mining Act, Ontario has launched a  new online, self-service claim staking system. It will allow anyone with a prospector’s licence to register a claim 24/7. The new electronic Mining Lands

  • IRON ORE: Tata’s Howse mine gets environmental okay

    April 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LABRADOR – Montreal-based Tata Steel Minerals Canada (TSMC) has successfully applied for federal environmental approval for its Howse direct shipping iron ore project 25 km northwest of Schefferville, Que. The federal government has determined that the project can proceed and

  • ALUMINUM: Rio Tinto first in world to get stewardship certification

    April 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Rio Tinto Aluminium is the first company in the world to be certified under the Aluminum Stewardship Initiative (ASI). This is the highest international standard for environmental, social and governance practices across the aluminum lifecycle – production, use