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  • Aben Resources adds Eric Sprott as strategic shareholder

    August 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Aben Resources (TSXV: ABN; US-OTC: ABNAF) is expanding its exploration and drilling program this year at its Forrest Kerr gold project in B.C.’s Golden Triangle with the help of a $2 million investment from financier Eric Sprott. The financing follows assays

  • MAGNESIUM: Quebec chips in $31M for Alliance plant

    August 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Alliance Magnesium of Brossard, Que., has signed a financing agreement with the province’s Economic Development Fund for $30.9 million that will be applied toward building the first commercial phase of a plant in Danville. Quebec is offering a

  • TREASURE HUNT: Avro Arrow model recovered

    August 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Canada’s history just got a little more interesting with the recovery of an Avro Arrow model from Lake Ontario off Prince Edward. The vehicle is about 3.0 metres long, a one-eighths scale of the actual plane. The Canadian

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    GOLD: Great Bear drills high grades at Dixie Lake project

    August 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Vancouver-based Great Bear Resources says it has made a significant high grade gold discovery in the Hinge zone at the Dixie Lake gold project 24 km southwest of Red Lake. The new Hinge zone intercepts occur at less

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    ZINC: Osisko raises $10M for flow-through spending

    August 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Osisko Metals of Montreal has arranged a $10-million private placement with a syndicate of underwriters led by Canaccord Genuity. Osisko will issue 10.9 million flow-through shares at a price of $0.92 per share. The corporation has agreed to

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    DIAMONDS: Diavik celebrates fourth pipe opening

    August 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Mining has begun on the A21 – the fourth kimberlite pipe to be put into production at the Diavik diamond mine near Lac de Gras. The new pit will supply kimberlite to the processing plant for the

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    GOLD-COPPER: ATAC tracks down high grade mineralization at Rau

    August 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based ATAC Resources reports that it has discovered gold and copper skarn at the Bobcat target. Bobcat is within the Rau project at the western end of the Rackla gold property 55 km northeast of Keno City in

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    GOLD: Seabridge turns attention to Quartz Rise target at Iskut project

    August 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Toronto’s Seabridge Gold is turning its attention to the Quartz Rise high grade gold target on its Iskut property 110 km northwest of Stewart. Drilling occurred at Quartz Rise for the first time last year and confirmed

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    BULK SOLIDS: BinMaster, Stockpile Reports team up for better inventory tracking

    August 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Companies that store materials in bins and stockpiles can now manage inventory for both using a single system. BinMaster and Stockpile Reports have joined forces to optimize material management for companies that demand better control and reliability

  • Osisko Mining to acquire Beaufield Resources

    August 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Osisko Mining (TSX:OSK) is stitching together a larger land package around its Windfall project in northern Quebec with its proposed $17.5 million all-share acquisition of Beaufield Resources (TSXV: BFD). Beaufield’s Urban property is adjacent to Osisko’s Windfall project in the Abitibi greenstone belt.

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    LITHIUM: Nemaska finalizes 5-year supply deal with Northvolt

    August 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY – Nemaska Lithium has finalized a five-year deal with Northvolt, the Swedish battery maker. The agreement calls for Nemaska to supply battery grade lithium hydroxide to Northvolt at a rate between 3,500 and 5,000 t/y on a take-or-pay

  • DIAMONDS: Lucara subsidiary firms up ties with Sarine

    August 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Through its wholly owned subsidiary Clara Diamond Solutions, Lucara Diamond Corp. has entered into a collaboration agreement with Sarine Technologies, the world’s leading developer of technologies for the diamond industry. Clara will be the exclusive, worldwide customer for