Canadian Mining Journal


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    GOLD: Gabriel files for international arbitration against Romania

    July 22, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO – Gabriel Resources, owner of the stalled Rosia Montana gold project in which it holds 80.69% in Romania, has filed a request for arbitration in the matter before the World Bank’s International Centre for Settlement of Investment…

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    EQUIPMENT: MTG launches the new LHD Lip System for underground mining

    July 2, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Pain – MTG today has announced the launching of a new complete bucket protection system for loaders in underground mines, the LHD Lip System, that has been tested with excellent results Canadian and Portuguese mines. This welded system comes…

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    GOLD: Galantas Gold receives permits to build underground mine

    June 23, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Up until two years ago, Galantas Gold  was producing a flotation concentrate containing gold, silver and lead from its small open-pit gold mine in northern Ireland, about 150 km west of Belfast and about 32 km from Dalradian…

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    Maintenance: Caterpillar and Modustri to Collaborate on Equipment Monitoring Technology

    June 22, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Peoria – To help customers around the world optimize parts performance and further understand the health of their equipment, Caterpillar Inc. has entered into a strategic alliance with Modustri, a provider of service and measurement…

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    Finance: Canadian Miner gets Norwegian Support

    June 22, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    TORONTO: Royal Nickel Corporation has appointed Swedbank Norway as advisors for the contemplated senior bond financing of approximately US$600 million with a five year maturity for its Dumont Nickel Project located in the Abitibi…

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    GOLD: Galantas receives permit for Omagh underground mine

    June 11, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NORTHERN IRELAND – The operating and environmental permits are in place for Toronto’s Galantas Gold Corp. to develop Ireland’s first underground gold mine at the site of the Omagh open pit. The company says hundreds of jobs could be…

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    GOLD: Eldorado pleased with Certej feasibility

    May 27, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ROMANIA – Vancouver’s Eldorado Gold Corp. is pleased with the results of the feasibility study for its 80.5% owned Certej gold project near the town of Deva. The study projects an estimated cash cost of US$568/oz and an all-in sustaining…

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    Orex welcomes Agnico to Barsele in Sweden

    April 8, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Orex Minerals (TSXV: REX) has struck a letter of intent (LOI) on its Barsele gold and base metal property in the prolific mining district of Skelleftea, 600 km north of Sweden’s capital city of Stockholm,…

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    GOLD: Agnico, Orex to create JV on Barsele project

    February 23, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SWEDEN – Agnico Eagle Mines of Toronto and Orex Minerals of Vancouver intend to create a joint venture for development of Orex’s Barsele gold project 600 km north of Stockholm.

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    GOLD: Mawson testing recovers up to 99% Au from Palokas sample

    October 28, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    FINLAND – Mawson Resources of Vancouver has the results of preliminary metallurgical tests on drill core from the Palokas prospect at the Rompas-Rajapalot gold project, and those results are “significant”, to quote company president and…

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    COPPER-GOLD: Euromax sells US$175M gold stream from Ilovitza

    October 21, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MACEDONIA – Euromax Resources of Vancouver has sold at portion of the gold stream from its Ilovitza copper-gold project to a subsidiary of Royal Gold for US$175 million. The money will be used to fund the construction of a bulk tonnage…

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    GOLD-COPPER: New resource numbers extend Chelopech mine life for Dundee

    March 31, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BULGARIA – Dundee Precious Metals of Toronto has extended the life of its Chelopech gold-copper-silver mine an extra two year to 2025 thanks to increases in reserves and resources. The property currently has proven and probable reserves…