Canadian Mining Journal


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    GOLD: Galantas begins underground development at Omagh mine

    March 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHERN IRELAND – Toronto-based Galantas Gold Corp. has begun underground development at its Omagh gold mine in County Tyrone. Work is underway on a portal in the western side wall at the base of the Kearney open pit. Galantas expects

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    Aurion discovers gold in Finland

    March 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Prospect generator Aurion Resources (TSXV: AU) has uncovered gold-rich subcrop within a 700 by 1,100 metre (1.1 km) wide area at its Risti project in northern Finland’s Central Lapland Greenstone Belt (CLGB), a region that is geologically similar to the

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    Alamos improves economics at Kirazli and Agi Dagi

    February 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Alamos Gold (TSX: AGI; NYSE: AGI) has made its precious metals portfolio in Turkey more attractive by publishing positive feasibility studies on the standalone Kirazli and Agi Dagi open pit heap leach projects, along with a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) on

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    GOLD: Lydian chooses Cat, Sandvik, ABB, Azmet for Amulsar project

    February 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARMENIA – Lydian International of Toronto has let the major contracts for its Amulsar gold project. The contracts cover the mining fleet, materials handling system, gold recovery plant, electrical systems, and worker accommodations Zeppelin International will supply Caterpillar mobile mining

  • SUSTAINABILITY: Botswana adopts MAC’s Towards Sustainable Mining initiative

    February 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BOTSWANA – The Botswana Chamber of Mines (BCM) announced on Feb. 14 that it will adopt the Towards Sustainable Mining® (TSM) initiative, a corporate social responsibility program developed by the Mining Association of Canada (MAC) to improve environmental and social practices in the mining industry.

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    Turkey delivers key forestry permit for Alamos Gold’s Kirazli project

    January 10, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Shares of Alamos Gold (TSX: AGI; NYSE: AGI) listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange jumped 14%, or $1.43, to $11.57 after the company reported that it had received a key forestry permit for its Kirazli gold project in Turkey. Turkey’s federal government

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    MINING PEOPLE: Goldcorp, Kirkland Lake, New Gold, and Pershing Gold

    January 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Goldcorp of Vancouver has named Todd White as COO. Prior to joining Goldcorp in 2014, he was the senior VP, South America at Newmont Mining. He holds a BSc from the University of Nevada. This appointment follows the company’s announcement

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    COPPER-GOLD: Dundee cuts new high grade zone at Chelopech mine

    December 20, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BULGARIA – Toronto-based Dundee Precious Metals has cut a new high grade copper-gold zone at its Chelopech mine 70 km east of Sofia. The new 153 zone is located near existing infrastructure in the upper levels of the mine’s Western

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    Dalradian tables feasibility study for Curraghinalt

    December 19, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Dalradian Resources (TSX: DNA; US-OTC: DRLDF) has completed a feasibility study at its high grade Curraghinalt gold deposit, 127 km west of Belfast, Northern Ireland, that models a 1,400-t/d underground operation. The company has spent the past year improving confidence in

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    GOLD: Galantas begins phased development of Omagh mine

    December 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    IRELAND – Toronto-based Galantas Gold Corp. says it plans to begin underground development and re-start concentrate shipments from its Omagh gold project in Northern Ireland. Galantas anticipates that a phased start-up will deliver early positive cash flow for a modest

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    Atalaya Mining breathes new life into old Rio Tinto asset

    November 10, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Atalaya Mining’s (TSX: AYM; LSE: ATYM) Proyecto Riotinto in the Andalucia region of Spain is on the verge of producing 90 million lb (42,000 tonnes) of copper next year – or about 200,000 tonnes of copper concentrate – for some

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    Radisson Mining advances O’Brien gold project in Quebec’s Abitibi

    November 7, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The O’Brien gold mine in the Abitibi region of northwestern Quebec was the richest mine by grade along the Larder Lake-Cadillac Fault between 1926 and 1957, when miners intermittently produced an estimated 587,121 oz of gold at the underground operation from