Canadian Mining Journal


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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

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    NEW TECHNOLOGY: Epiroc supplying EVs to Agnico’s Kittila mine

    September 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Less than a year after Epiroc’s launch of its new generation battery electric mining equipment, the company has won orders for those machines from customers in several countries including Finland, Australia and Canada. In Finland in the third

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    Odds ‘n’ Sods: Surviving Soviet-style exploration

    September 23, 2019 by Ralph Rushton

    After the collapse of the Iron Curtain, Eastern Europe was a rich hunting ground for mineral exploration companies. In the mid-1990s, I was part of a small, enthusiastic team assembled by Anglo American under the banner of its subsidiary, Minorco.

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    WEAR PARTS: Metso to restructure rubber, poly-met production

    September 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Metso continues developing the global production footprint in its Minerals Consumables business area by reviewing manufacturing capabilities in the EMEA region. As part of the initiative, Metso is starting personnel negotiations to review the implications at rubber and

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    DRILLING: Epiroc to expand production in Orebro

    August 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SWEDEN – Epiroc, a leading productivity provider for the mining industry, will expand one of its main production facilities in Örebro to boost productivity and ensure long term efficiency. Epiroc will expand and consolidate its production capacity utilized by the

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    FireFox Gold acquires property in Finland

    August 27, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    Vancouver-based FireFox Gold (TSXV: FFOX) has acquired property covering 984 sq. km in the Kierinki Schist belt in northern Finland’s Lapland region. The company says the two blocks, collectively known as the Kierinki project, have the geologic potential to host orogenic gold

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    FELDSPAR: Hudson Resources ships first anorthosite to South Carolina

    August 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GREENLAND – Vancouver-based Hudson Resources has made the first shipment of anorthosite from its White Mountain mine 80 km southeast of Sisimut. The MV Happy Dragon bulk carrier was loaded with 14,400 tonnes of GreenSpar 250 anorthosite product and 56