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    COBALT: Vale streams Voisey’s Bay cobalt for $700M

    June 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – What Bloomberg reported last week – that Vale SA has reached a deal to sell future cobalt production from the Voisey’s Bay nickel-copper mine 35 km south of Nain – Vale confirmed today, June 11. The upfront deal

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    COBALT: Canada Cobalt notes high grade assays from Castle mine

    June 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Canada Cobalt Works of Coquitlam, B.C., has run into some high grade cobalt mineralization as it rehabilitates the former Castle silver mine near Gowganda. The company is preparing for its first underground drilling program. Five composite samples of

  • PARTNERSHIP: Cementation, Missanabie Cree ink deal

    June 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Cementation Canada and the Missanabie Cree First Nation have signed an agreement to create Missanabie Cementation Inc. The deal was announced in Timmins during the recent Mining Expo. Missanabie Cementation will be majority owned by the First Nation.

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    SAMPLE PREP: ColdBlock inks global distribution and sales partnerships

    June 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – ColdBlock Technologies announced on June 6 that it has signed four new strategic sales partnerships to meet market demand for its innovative laboratory digestion technology. The partnerships provide new and existing ColdBlock customers with regional technical and sales

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    URANIUM: Denison outlines summer drilling for Wheeler River

    June 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Toronto-based Denison Mines Corp. has outlined its 20,500-metre summer 2018 drilling program for the Wheeler River uranium property in the Athabasca Basin. The project is owned 63.3% by Denison, 26.7% by Cameco Corp. and 10% by JCU (Canada)

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    ZINC-LEAD: Callinex updates Nash Creek resource estimate

    June 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Callinex Mines of Vancouver has updated the resource numbers for its Nash Creek zinc-lead project near Belledune in the Bathurst Mining Camp. The newest estimate includes a major increase in contained metals, compared to the preliminary economic

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    MINING PEOPLE: Alio Gold, Generation Mining, MegumaGold, Quantum Cobalt, Royal Road Minerals

    June 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Doug Jones is now executive VP and COO of Alio Gold in Vancouver. He will oversee operations at the Florida Canyon mine in Nevada and the San Francisco mine in Mexico. VP project development Paul Hosford will continue to oversee

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    Fireweed Zinc advances Macmillan Pass in Yukon

    June 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Fireweed Zinc (TSXV: FWC; US-OTC: FWEDF) could leverage open pit mining to fund underground development at its 470 sq. km Macmillan Pass zinc-lead-silver project in the Yukon, according to its new preliminary economic assessment (PEA). The company would start with three

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    GOLD-COPPER: Seabridge lays out $19.7M drilling program for KSM

    June 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Toronto-based Seabridge Gold has laid out plans to conduct $19.7 million worth of drilling at its KSM gold-copper project 65 km northwest of Stewart. Two rigs are already on the site, and three more are to be

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    GOLD-SILVER: Deer Horn points to positive PEA for eponymous project

    June 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Deer Horn Capital of Vancouver has received a positive preliminary economic assessment for its Deer Horn gold-silver-tellurium project in the north-central part of the province. The study assess a nine-year open pit operation with a 1.6-year payback.

  • GOLD: Goldcorp signs Borden IBA with three First Nations

    June 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Vancouver-based Goldcorp has reached a milestone for its Borden all-electric underground gold mine near Chapleau with the signing of an impact benefit agreement with three First Nations – Brunswick House, Chapleau Cree and Chapleau Ojibwe. Goldcorp now has

  • #DISRUPTMINING: Goldcorp backs Acoustic Zoom pilot program with $1M investment

    June 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – The 2018 #DisruptMining winner, Acoustic Zoom of Paradise, Nfld., has closed a deal worth US$1 million with contest sponsor Goldcorp. The funds will allow Acoustic Zoom to launch a US$150,000 pilot program of its seismic imaging technology at