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  • US Dept. of Commerce launches investigation of uranium imports

    July 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    If the U.S. Trump administration extends its trade war to uranium it would be bullish for equities with U.S.-based assets, Haywood Securities commented in a uranium sector update. U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross’s announcement yesterday that he is starting an

  • Technology Metals Snapshot: Eight juniors step up to meet the tech-metal challenge

    July 18, 2018 by Trish Saywell, The Northern Miner

    The wider use globally of advanced technologies such as electric vehicles has led to a boom in juniors developing technology-metal assets, with an emphasis on lithium, cobalt, vanadium and rare earths. Here is a look at eight such juniors active

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    EXPLOSIVES: Reduce overall costs and increase productivity with DigiShot Plus 4G

    July 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SALT LAKE CITY – Dyno Nobel recently launched DigiShot Plus 4G electronic initiation system, the newest and most sophisticated addition to the Dyno Nobel electronic line. This system, developed by Dyno Nobel’s joint venture partner DetNet®, is designed to help

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    GOLD: Liberty publishes PEA for Goldstrike oxide deposit

    July 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    UTAH – Vancouver’s Liberty Gold Corp. has published a positive preliminary economic assessment for its Goldstrike oxide gold deposit 50 km northwest of St. George. The company says the PEA confirms the project has low capex requirement and low operating

  • POTASH: Nutrien to buy Waypoint labs

    July 9, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATOON – Nutrien Ltd. announced on July 9 that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Waypoint Analytical of Memphis, Tenn. and its operating subsidiaries. Waypoint is the largest agriculture laboratory group in the United States and among

  • GOLD: Kinross supports sagebrush restoration in Nevada

    July 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Toronto-based Kinross Gold has made a gift of US$75,000 over the next three years to support the College of Agriculture, Biotechnology and Natural Resources’ Great Basin sagebrush restoration project. Sagebrush ecosystems have shrunk 56% from historical size due

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    GOLD: Premier, Barrick double down at South Arturo

    June 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Toronto’s Barrick Gold (operator and 60% owner) and Premier Gold Mines (40%) of Thunder Bay, Ont., have begun development of two projects – the Phase 1 open pit and El Nino underground – at the South Arturo gold

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    GOLD-COPPER: Equinox to spin out copper assets as Solaris Copper

    June 21, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Equinox Gold Corp. has plans to transfer all its copper assets to a newly incorporated company named Solaris Copper. The new company will continue to advance the copper projects that belong to Equinox. These include the exploration stage

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    GOLD-SILVER: Moss mine ahead of schedule for Northern Vertex

    June 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Vancouver-based Northern Vertex Mining says the Moss gold-silver mine continues to meet or exceed the design targets during commissioning. The open pit and heap leach operations is located in Mojave County. The mill produced 1,276 oz. of gold

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    HAULAGE: ASI Mining to automate trucks at South Arturo JV

    June 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Autonomous Solutions, Inc. (ASI Mining) has begun work on a project with Barrick Gold to retrofit and automate a fleet of haul trucks at the company’s South Arturo gold joint venture. The project is owned 60% and operated

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    Revival Gold tables maiden resource at Beartrack

    June 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Like its name implies, Revival Gold (TSXV: RVG; US-OTCQB: RVLGF) aims to bring brownfield and past-producing gold projects back to life. The company is currently focused on reviving its past-producing Beartrack gold project in Idaho. It moved a little closer to that

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    Integra chases high grade gold veins at DeLamar

    June 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Integra Resources (TSXV: ITR) has tabled assays from nine of 13 initial drill holes at its DeLamar deposit, part of its larger 21.4 sq. km DeLamar gold project, 80 km south of Boise, Idaho. The results mark the first major exploration