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  • OILSANDS: Devon Energy pulling out of Canada

    February 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Devon Energy has announced plans to transform itself into a U.S. oil growth company. The final step will be to sell its Canadian oilsands and Barnett shale assets, a move that may put more than $30 billion

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    GOLD: Maritime to make decision on Hammerdown this year

    February 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Maritime Resources Corp. of Toronto says 2019 will be a critical year for the company. It plans to advance its Hammerdown gold project in the hope of making a production decision by year-end. The past producing Hammerdown gold

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    BILL C-69: CD Howe calls for changes to ‘flawed’ legislation

    February 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – The C.D. Howe Institute says Bill C-69 – aimed at revamping the approval process for the natural resources sector – will further depress a sector that struggled for investment in 2018. Projects will be delayed and exposed needlessly

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    MINING PEOPLE: Eriez and First Cobalt

    February 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PENNSYLVANIA – Jaisen Kohmuench of Eriez has been selected as the 2018 Frank F. Aplan Award winner. He is the company’s senior director of Asia-Pacific operations and strategy. Kohmuench was chosen for his contributions to applied research, engineering development, and

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    GOLD: Kirkland Lake expects a million ounces in 2019

    February 21, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    TORONTO – Canada’s Kirkland Lake Gold announced on Feb. 21 that management increased its consolidated three-year production guidance and improved its unit cost guidance for 2019. In a press release, the miner explained that there is potential for a million

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    GOLD: Lalor annual oz to double, says Hudbay

    February 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MANITOBA – Toronto-based Hudbay Minerals has plans to double the annual gold output from the Lalor gold-copper-zinc mine 13 km west of Snow Lake. As part of the plan the New Britannia mill will be refurbished at a cost of

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    COBALT-SILVER: Canada Cobalt drills bonanza grades at Castle mine property

    February 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Canada Cobalt Works says it has intersected multiple high grade cobalt and silver intercepts during phase one drilling on the first level of the Castle mine. The mine is located near Gowganda, 75 km south of Kirkland Lake.

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    ZINC-LEAD: Osisko releases maiden estimate for Key Anacon, Gilmour

    February 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Montreal-based Osisko Metals has released the maiden resource estimate for its Key Anacon and Gilmour South deposits, collectively the Eastern Bathurst Mining Camp (EBMC) project. The properties are located south of Bathurst. With a 5.5% zinc equivalent

  • WATER: MAC publishes new protocol for mines

    February 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OTTAWA – The Mining Association of Canada is introducing a new standard, the Water Stewardship Protocol as part of its Towards Sustainable Mining initiative. Miners that follow the protocol will improve their environmental performance and sustainability practice. The development of

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    AWARDS: CSA Global, PDAC award pair of bursaries

    February 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – CSA Global and the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada announced the winners of the Joan Bath and Peter Howe bursaries. The awards will be presented at the PDAC convention during the student-industry networking lunch on March 4,

  • GUIDELINES: CIM updates standards, best practices and guidance for mineral reserves and resources

    February 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – The CIM Mineral Resources and Mineral Reserves Committee (MRMR) published the revised Mineral Exploration Best Practice Guidelines, a 17-page document meant to assist professional geoscientists and exploration practitioners in planning, supervising and executing exploration programs, on Dec. 6,

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    GOLD: Iamgold reports 23% growth in reserves

    February 20, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    TORONTO – Canadian bullion producer Iamgold Corp. reported a 23% increase in its proven and probable gold reserves, which reached 17.9 million oz. at the end of 2018 due to the conversion of resources to reserves at the Saramacca deposit