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    DIAMONDS: Rio collects bulk sample for Star at Star-Orion South with trench cutter

    June 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – For the first time a trench cutter sampling system is being used to take a bulk sample of a Canadian kimberlite. Such equipment is normally used in specialist foundation engineering, rather than mineral exploration. The rig cut a

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    SKILLS: Finning brings first Cat operator challenge to Canada

    June 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    EDMONTON – Finning Canada is getting geared up to find the best equipment operator in Canada. For the first time ever, Canada will be a part of the Caterpillar global operator challenge. “Finning is excited about taking part in this global competition that

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    IRON ORE: Champion Iron unearths 33.4% IRR for Bloom Lake expansion

    June 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal’s Champion Iron must like the feasibility study done for the phase two expansion of its Bloom Lake iron mine 400 km north of Sept-Iles, near the town of Fermont. The after tax internal rate of return is

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    PARTNERSHIP: Rio Tinto renews support for Indigenous students

    June 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Rio Tinto is renewing its support for Indspire, a Canadian indigenous charity that provides bursaries and scholarships to Indigenous students pursuing post-secondary education or training. Through its Rio Tinto Aluminium Fund Canada, the company will provide $450,000 over

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    AWARD: De Beers Canada receives CPRS gold medal

    June 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    EDMONTON – The Canadian Public Relations Society has released a list of its 2019 Award of Excellence winners – chief among them De Beers Canada. De Beers won a gold medal for the Canadian Issues/Crisis Management Campaign of the Year.

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    AWARD: PDAC to host 2021 Frank Arnott prize

    June 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – The Frank Arnott Award Committee is delighted to announce that the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) will proudly host the inaugural Frank Arnott – Next Generation Explorers Award focused exclusively on bringing together the education and

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    COBALT: Jervois completes merger with M2 Cobalt

    June 19, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    AUSTRALIA – Jervois Mining today completed its previously announced merger with M2 Cobalt Corp. of Vancouver following receipt of approvals from both M2 Cobalt shareholders and the B.C. Supreme Court. In light of the merger, Simon Clarke, former CEO and

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    GOLD-COPPER: Seabridge sends crews to KSM for 3-part program

    June 18, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Toronto-based Seabridge Gold is sending exploration crews back to the KSM site 65 km northwest of Stewart. They will be testing three different areas. First, they will evaluate the potential to find more gold-copper porphyry systems below

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    COPPER: Rio Tinto to begin drilling at Janice Lake

    June 18, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    SASKATCHEWAN – Forum Energy Metals announced Tuesday that Rio Tinto Exploration Canada plans to begin in July both drilling and an airborne geophysical survey on Forum’s Janice Lake sedimentary copper project 55 km southeast of Key Lake. As part of

  • GOLD-COPPER: Supreme Court okays work at Taseko’s New Prosperity

    June 17, 2019 by Marilyn Scales

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The Supreme Court of Canada has cleared the way for Taseko Mines of Vancouver to begin geotechnical work at its New Prosperity gold-copper project 125 km south of Williams Lake. The Court dismissed the Tsilhqot’in First Nation’s

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    COPPER: Power Ore posts webinar on work at Opemiska

    June 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Power Ore continues to report drill results from the Opemiska copper complex near Chapais, and recently posted a webinar detailing its recent drill results and update on its program there. The company has released results from three

  • RESEARCH: CEMI moves to downtown Sudbury

    June 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – CEMI, the Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation, has moved its offices to downtown Sudbury. The new address is 105 Elm Street, Unit A, Sudbury, Ont. P3C 1T3. The phone (705-673-6568) and main email (info@CEMI.ca) remain the same,