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    TECHNOLOGY: Norcat to expand underground centre

    March 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Norcat of Sudbury, Ont., has announced plans to expand its unique underground centre in Onaping. The company is the only innovation centre that owns and operates an underground mine designed to enable start-ups, small/medium enterprises, and international companies

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    Harte Gold completes resource update for Sugar

    March 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Harte Gold’s (TSX: HRT; US-OTC: HRTFF) Sugar Zone gold mine in northern Ontario reached commercial production on Jan. 1, and permitting is underway to increase throughput to 800 tonnes per day. In the meantime, the company has just folded into a

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    URANIUM: ALX Uranium wants a piece of the Close Lake project

    March 4, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    SASKATCHEWAN – Canada’s ALX Uranium signed a non-binding letter of intent this week with Orano Canada, a subsidiary of France’s Orano Group. The letter refers to the possible acquisition by ALX of a 51% participating interest in the Close Lake

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    AWARD: Vancouver AI firm Andritz takes top spot at Goldcorp’s #DisruptMining

    March 4, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    TORONTO – Vancouver-based artificial intelligence (AI) and automation supplier Andritz took home first place during the finale of the 2019 annual installment of Goldcorp’s #DisruptMining mining innovation contest held before a live audience of 500 in a nightclub in downtown Toronto on the

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    ANTIMONY-SILVER: Jaxon discovers new mineralization at Red Springs

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Jaxon Mining of Vancouver has discovered high grade antimony-silver mineralization on its flagship Red Springs (Hazelton) property in the northwest region of the province. Assays from the 2018 surface sampling and geological mapping program contained up to

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    GOLD: ATAC planning phase one program for Rau

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based ATAC Resources has laid out the first phase of its 2019 exploration program at the Rau project. Rau is located at the western end of the company’s Rackla property 55 km northeast of Keno City. Exploration will

  • LITHIUM: Nemaska reviewing strategic alternatives

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY – When the higher cost of the Whabouchi and Shawinigan projects  were released by Nemaska Lithium two weeks ago, the stock price declined steeply. The cost of the project – mine, mill and electrochemical plant – jumped by

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    MINING PEOPLE: GSSI, Gatling Exploration, GoldSpot Discoveries, and RNC Minerals

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Geophysical Survey Systems Inc. (GSSI), headquartered in New Hampshire, has hired Adam Mercer as application specialist responsible for British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan. He holds a MSc in geophysics, and comes to GSSI from a major global drilling company. Jan

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    TRAINING: Immersive Technologies fosters growth in North America

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – The installed base of Immersive Technologies mining simulators in North America has seen consistent growth since the deployment of the first generation units in the early 2000’s. Today, early adopters are upgrading their technology to the latest models

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    ZINC: Golden Share Resources acquires Sandridge project

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Golden Share Resources of Markham, Ont., announced this week that it has acquired the Sandridge zinc project through map staking. The project is located approximately 150 km east of Thunder Bay, in eastern Canada, and it sits on

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    GOLD: Monarques Gold reports solid grades at McKenzie Break deposit

    February 28, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    QUEBEC – Assays are back for the first 21 holes of a 61-hole drill program completed at Monarques Gold Corp.’s McKenzie Break project and have extended the deposit laterally and at depth. The best intercept from the project, 35 km north

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    DIAMONDS: Mountain Province begins Kennady North winter drilling

    February 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Toronto-based Mountain Province Diamonds has begun the winter exploration program at its 100% owned Kennady North project. The property is adjacent to the Gahcho Kue diamond mine, a joint venture of De Beers Canada (51%) and Mountain