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  • GOLD: Anaconda makes bid for Maritime Resources

    March 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Anaconda Mining of Toronto is making an all-share bid to acquire all the issued and outstanding common shares of Maritime Resources Corp. of Vancouver. Anaconda is offering $0.14 per Maritime share, a premium of 40% to the Maritime

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    COBALT: Canada Cobalt assays 2.46% Co, high silver from Castle bulk sample

    March 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Canada Cobalt Works (formerly Castle Silver) of Coquitlam, B.C., continues its bulk sampling program at the former Castle mine near the town of Cobalt in Northern Ontario. The sample tested 2.46% cobalt and 6,173 g/t silver. Underground bulk

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    SOFTWARE: Deswik stands test of time, continues to grow

    March 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRISBANE, Australia – It can be tough being a newcomer in an established industry but, after 10 years in business, mining technology firm Deswik has proved its staying power. Deswik’s story began in 2008 with three founders at one location

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    GOLD: New resources for Osisko’s Osborne-Bell

    March 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto’s Osisko Mining has released a new resource estimate for its Osborne-Bell gold deposit 15 km northwest of Level-sur-Quevillon. The number includes results from 927  holes, or almost 280,000 metres, drilled by previous operators since 1994. It also

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    GOLD: Atlantic continues expansion drilling at Fifteen Mile Stream and Cochrane Hill

    March 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NOVA SCOTIA – Atlantic Gold of Vancouver continues its phase three resource expansion program at Fifteen Mile Stream and Cochrane Hill. The program is producing good assays from both projects. The Plenty zone at the Fifteen Mile Stream project, about

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    GOLD: Vior drills new zone north of fault at Mosseau

    March 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Vior Mining Exploration Co. has drilled a new gold zone north of the Kiask River Fault at its Mosseau property 22 km east of Lebel-sur-Quevillon. The new zone was intersected by hole MO-17-10 targeted at an IP anomaly

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    MINING PEOPLE: Barrick, Cobalt Power, eCobalt, Eldorado Gold, and Teck

    March 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Barrick Gold of Toronto has nominated Patricia A Hatter as an independent director. Previously an executive of Intel/McAfee, she brings broad expertise in technology and digital transformation to her new role. Toronto-based Cobalt Power Group has added two new faces

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    DRILLING: Hilti wins innovation award for water management

    March 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Hilti (Canada) Corp. was awarded the 2017 Innovation Award by the Toronto Construction Association (TCA). The “Best of the Best” award is in recognition for the innovation behind the market leading DD-WMS 100 water management system for

  • COBALT: First Cobalt offers $150M for US Cobalt

    March 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – First Cobalt is making an all-share offer for U.S. Cobalt of Vancouver. The deal is worth an estimated $149.9 million. First Cobalt is offering to exchange each U.S. Cobalt share for 1.5 First Cobalt shares. The exchange ratio

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    GOLD-COPPER: Seabridge prepares for year-round camp at KSM

    March 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Seabridge Gold is preparing the KSM gold-copper project site for the installation of a permanent year-round camp. Exploration is a priority, but the camp will support larger work programs needed to advance project development. Small scale

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    OIL SANDS: Suncor moves up Syncrude maintenance, cuts Q1 output

    March 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – Suncor Energy of Calgary has moved its planned maintenance at Syncrude near Fort McMurray to March 15 rather than the previously scheduled April start. The change will permit the company to address an unrelated issue that it says

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    CHROMIUM-PGM-NICKEL: Azimut begins new drill program at Chromaska

    March 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Azimut Exploration of Longueuil, Que., has begun a 1,000-metre drill program at its 100% owned Chromaska chrome-platinum group-nickel property 45 km from Nemaska. Chromaska, formerly called Eastmain West, is geologically and geophysically similar to the Black Thor Intrusive