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    Nickel Creek moves toward PEA at Nickel Shaw in Yukon

    July 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nickel Creek Platinum (TSX: NCP; US-OTC: NCPCF) is wrapping up phase 2 metallurgical testing at its Nickel Shaw polymetallic project near Destruction Bay, Yukon, about 317 km northwest of Whitehorse, and says it will announce the results by the end of

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    COBALT: Canada Cobalt readies pilot plant at Castle mine

    July 3, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Canada Cobalt Works, based in Coquitlam, B.C., is setting up a Re-2OX pilot plant at the Castle cobalt-silver mine in the historic Cobalt mining camp. The plant will produce bulk gravity concentrates for immediate processing into cobalt sulphate.

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    ELECTRICITY: Schneider’s EcoStruxure power architecture has improved efficiency, reliability and operational insight

    July 3, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Schneider Electric launched its EcoStruxure Power energy management architecture in Canada at the company’s innovation day last month in Toronto. EcoStruxure Power will give Canadian energy professionals access to more reliable, efficient power, while delivering new insights

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    GOLD: Province gives nod to Orefinders’ McGarry plans

    June 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Orefinders Resources of Toronto says it has negotiated an agreement with the Ontario Ministry of Northern Development and Mines resolving issues that impact the company’s plans for the McGarry project, including the McGarry underground mine and Barber-Larder pit.

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    COPPER-GOLD: Feds okay Akasaba West mine for Agnico Eagle

    June 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – The federal Department of Environment and Climate Change  has concluded there will be no significant adverse environmental effects from the Akasaba West copper-gold mine 15 km east of Val d’Or. The project includes developing, operating and decommissioning an

  • COPPER-GOLD: Ajax mine proposal rejected by Ottawa

    June 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The government of Canada has rejected the proposed Ajax copper-gold mine 3 km south of Kamloops. The project is owned 80% by KGHM Polska Miedz of Poland and 20% by Abacus Mining and Exploration of Vancouver. The

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    MINING PEOPLE: Aura Silver, Denison, and Desert Lion

    June 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Aura Silver Resources of Ottawa announced the appointment of Robert Johansing as president and CEO. He has extensive knowledge of the company’s Taviche, Mexico, project where he acted as lead exploration geologist and country manager from 2006 to 2011. The

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    COBALT: Cobalt 27 adds $300M to treasury

    June 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Cobalt 27 Capital Corp. has closed a C$300 million bought deal offering of common shares. The company issued 30.8 million shares at a price of C$9.75 each. The underwriters have been granted an over-allotment option for an additional

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    GOLD: Nunavut board okays TMAC’s Madrid-Boston project

    June 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – The Nunavut Impact review Board has recommended that the Madrid-Boston gold project go forward at the Hope Bay mine and mill 65 km east of Bathurst Inlet. The project – owned by TMAC Resources of Toronto – encompasses

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    GOLD: Barkerville infill drilling cuts 13 g/t over 12 metres

    June 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Toronto-based Barkerville Gold says infill drilling at the Iron Mountain deposit of its Cariboo gold project near Wells is returning some excellent grades. Hole IM-18-057 returned 13.07 g/t gold over 12.0 metres, including 16.95 g/t over 1.0

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    GOLD: Royal Canadian Mint issues first coin made with Nunavut gold

    June 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – The Royal Canadian Mint has issued the first collectible coin crafted entirely of gold from Nunavut. The 0.1-oz. coin was designed by Inuk artist Andrew Qappik and highlights images of the north – the walrus, ptarmigan, polar bear,

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    GOLD: Skeena cuts more high grades at former Snip mine

    June 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Skeena Resources has assays from 11 more holes of its underground drilling program at the former Snip gold mine in the province’s Golden Triangle. The mine produced 1 million oz. when it operated from 1991 until