Canadian Mining Journal


Europe


  • EXPLORATION: Firefox Gold goes public, identifies new targets

    January 3, 2019 by Northern Miner staff

    Newly public Finland gold explorer Firefox Gold recently identified five new gold targets on its Jeesio gold project in Northern Finland’s central Lapland greenstone belt after compiling samples in its geochemical database. The 2,751-sample Jeesio database contains 838 new till

  • M&A: Epiroc completes Fordia acquisition

    January 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining, infrastructure and natural resources industries, has completed the acquisition of Fordia Group Inc., a Canadian manufacturer of exploration drilling tools. Fordia Group is based in Montreal, Canada, and has sales in more

  • News

    GOLD-COBALT: Mawson tables maiden resource for Rajapalot gold-cobalt project

    December 18, 2018 by Northern Miner Staff

    FINLAND – Mawson Resources of Vancouver has tabled a maiden resource for its Rajapalot gold-cobalt project in Finland that it says has plenty of room for expansion. The project contains a pit and underground constrained 4.3 million inferred tonnes grading 2.3

  • News

    Nordic pours first gold at Laiva in Finland

    December 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nordic Gold (TSXV: NOR; US-OTC: FIEIF) recently poured first gold at its restarted Laiva gold mine in central Finland. Roughly 25 people attended the event where the company poured 1,234 oz. of doré. “We were very happy with the results that

  • News

    ZINC: Group Eleven updates resource at Ballinalack

    November 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    IRELAND – Based in Vancouver, Group Eleven Resources Corp. has updated the resource estimate for its 60%-owned Ballinalack zinc project. It hopes to develop the country’s next major zinc mine. (The remaining 30% of the project belongs to Shenzhen Zhongjin

  • News

    GOLD-COPPER: Eldorado’s Gold’s Bolcana project has 6.5M oz of gold

    November 26, 2018 by Northern Miner Staff

    ROMANIA – A maiden resource estimate on Eldorado Gold’s Bolcana copper-gold project in Romania, about 6.0 km from the company’s Certej project, has delivered 6.5 million inferred oz. of gold. The inferred resource of 381 million tonnes grading 0.53 g/t gold

  • News

    Romanian gov’t grants Euro Sun license for Rovina

    November 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Euro Sun Mining (TSX: ESM) has become the first non-state-owned entity to receive a ratified mining license for its Rovina Valley copper-gold project in Romania, signalling that the East European nation is open for business, the company says. The mining company

  • DRILLING: Epiroc to acquire Canadian exploration tool maker

    October 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM – Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining, infrastructure and natural resources industries, has agreed to acquire Fordia Group, a Canadian manufacturer of exploration drilling tools. Fordia Group is based in Montreal and has sales in more than

  • SUSTAINABILITY: European SLIM project seeks new solutions

    July 3, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SPAIN – Sustainability is high on all miners’ to-do lists these days no matter where they operate. In Europe, the body of 13 companies and institutions of SLIM (Sustainable Low Impact Mining) met last month seeking to develop new sustainable

  • SUSTAINABILITY: Swedes set new world standard

    June 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM, Sweden – The mine of the future is carbon dioxide free, digitalized and autonomous. To set a new world standard for sustainable mining at great depth, LKAB, Epiroc, ABB, Combitech and AB Volvo have joined forces in a partnership

  • News

    TRUCK: Terex 2766C stars in extreme British TV contest

    June 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    UNITED KINGDOM – Carnage, one of the latest shows from British TV channel Sky, sees contestants battling customized vehicles against each other in a series of challenging arenas. But they aren’t just competing with each other, they also have to

  • News

    Mawson looks to grow gold-cobalt zones at Rompas-Rajapalot

    June 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    After finishing a 16,000-metre winter drill program in April, Mawson Resources (TSX: MAW; US-OTC: MWSNF) is getting ready for a 12-month exploration program at its flagship Rompas gold property and Rajapalot gold-cobalt property, just south of the Arctic Circle in Finland’s Lapland.