Canadian Mining Journal


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    DISTRIBUTION: Aramine and Epiroc partner on underground equipment

    January 8, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FRANCE – Last year, Aramine was appointed as the as official distributor of Epiroc products for underground mines and tunnels in France and in several strategic countries in central and west Africa. The Epiroc range complements Aramine’s portfolio of machines.

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    LOADER: Sandvik upgrades its largest electric loader

    January 7, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Sandvik is preparing to deliver its renewed electric loader, the Sandvik LH625iE, for field testing to the Kiruna mine in northern Sweden. The unit to be tested is the 600th electric loader from Sandvik and is custom-designed for

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    TRUCKS: Volvo Trucks presents heavy-duty electric concept trucks

    December 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Volvo Trucks has developed electric concept trucks for construction operations and regional distribution. Heavy duty electric trucks can help improve the work environment for drivers and construction workers thanks to low noise level and zero exhaust emissions during

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    Velocity Minerals eyes ‘hub and spoke’ production in Bulgaria

    December 5, 2019 by Steve Stakiw

    Aspiring precious metals developer Velocity Minerals recently tabled engineering study results and the latest drill assays from its 70%-owned Rozino gold deposit in southeastern Bulgaria. Rozino, the most advanced of Velocity’s four Bulgarian gold projects, is advancing to the prefeasibility study

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    SUSTAINABILITY: Metso climate targets approved by Science Based Targets initiative

    December 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Metso has announced that the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) has approved its greenhouse gas emission targets. The GHG targets are part of Metso’s Climate Program and are applicable to all relevant emission sources from production through transportation to

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    EXPLOSIVES: Epiroc and Orica together tackle automated loading system

    November 14, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM – Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining industry, has entered a partnership with world-leading commercial explosives provider Orica to jointly develop a semi-automated explosives delivery system, enabling safer and more productive blasting operations in underground mines. As

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    GOLD: Aurion drills multiple high grade, near surface intersects at Risti

    November 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Aurion Resources, based in St. John’s, Nfld., has received long and strong results from the extra nine holes drilled at the Aamurusko NW prospect at its Risti gold project in the northern part of the country. The exploration

  • SUSTAINABILITY: FLSmidth launches MissionZero to reduce CO2, water waste

    November 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    COPENHAGEN – FLSmidth has launched a new sustainability program to help its customers in the mining and cement industries reduce their CO2 emissions and water waste dramatically in just 10 years’ time. The Denmark-based mining and cement equipment supplier’s MissionZero initiative will

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    MINING PEOPLE: Newmont Goldcorp, Fasken, Goodman School, Great Panther, Jaxon Mining, and Kore Mining

    October 31, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Newmont Goldcorp of Denver has named accomplished miner Dan Janney to lead its North American business. His full title will be regional senior VP for North America. Most recently Janney was the company’s group executive supporting the full potential continuous

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    GOLD: Agnico Eagle reports record third quarter production

    October 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Agnico Eagle Mines reported many good numbers in its Q3 2019 report – starting with record gold production of 476,937 oz. for the quarter. That included pre-commercial production of 33,134 oz. at Amaruq, where  commercial production was declared

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    BASE METALS: ALX Uranium exploring for base metals at Draco

    October 22, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NORWAY – ALX Uranium announced that it acquired mineral claims prospective for copper-zinc-gold-silver mineralization at its 100%-owned Draco project located in the Grong mining district of central Norway. In a media statement, ALX said that it staked 10 claims totaling

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    RESEARCH: Outotec marks 70 years’ support for sustainable growth

    October 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Outotec Research Centre (ORC) in Pori is unique in the industry – its expertise in the minerals and metals processing value chain ranges from ores to finished metals and recycling. The research center was established in 1949, and