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  • News

    INNOVATION: Barrick’s BattleBorn series brings together Nevada tech and mining

    February 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LAS VEGAS – Barrick Gold of Toronto has joined forces with Cisco, Switch and Unearthed to bring together Nevada miners and the innovation and tech community. Both sectors will have the opportunity to build skills, scale ventures, and get to

  • News

    PRODUCTION: U.S. non-fuel mineral production reached $75.2B in 2017

    February 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    RESTON, Virginia – According to numbers compiled by the United States Geological Survey, the value of mineral production – including metals, industrial minerals and aggregates –  in that country reached US$75.2 billion. The total does not include the value of

  • News

    GOLD: Premier sets $83M development, exploration budget

    January 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    THUNDER BAY, Ont. – Premier Gold Mines has announced plans to spend up to $83 million (all U.S. dollars) for exploration and development of its eight properties in North America. Premier’s 2018 budget includes $38.8 million for direct exploration and

  • News

    Corvus drills toward Mother Lode PEA in Nevada

    January 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Corvus Gold (TSX: KOR; US-OTC: CORVF) is continuing to drill its 100% owned Mother Lode gold project in Nevada’s Walker Land gold belt to establish a resource estimate and preliminary economic assessment (PEA) later this year. Although International Tower Hill Mines (TSX: ITH;

  • News

    COBALT: Dundee begins pilot tests for eCobalt’s Idaho cobalt project

    January 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Dundee Sustainable Technologies has begun pilot tests on a three-tonne bulk sample from the Idaho cobalt project (ICP) 40 km west of Salmon. Owner eCobalt Solutions of Vancouver has taken the project to the advanced exploration stage. The

  • News

    GOLD: Barrick, Premier strike deal for McCoy-Cove and Rye properties

    January 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Barrick Gold of Toronto and Premier Gold of Thunder Bay, Ont., have entered into an exploration and development deal for two properties in this state. Barrick can earn a 60% interest in the McCoy-Cove property by spending US$22.5

  • News

    GOLD-SILVER: Canamex updates PEA for Bruner

    January 8, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Canamex Gold Corp. of Vancouver has updated the preliminary economic assessment for its Bruner gold project in Nye County, Nev. The update adds 93,000 oz. of gold and 826,000 oz. of silver to the indicated resource. The base

  • POTASH: Nutrien created as Agrium, PotashCorp merger closes

    January 2, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATOON – Nutrien Ltd., formed by the successful completion of the merger of Agrium and Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan, begins trading today on both the TSX and NYSE under the ticker symbol NTR. “Today we are proud to launch Nutrien,”

  • COMMENT: First Quantum sniffing around Pebble project

    December 18, 2017 by Marilyn Scales

    No one doubts that the Pebble copper-gold deposit in Alaska is one of the largest undeveloped mineral resources in the world. It contains a measured and indicated resource of 6.44 billion tonnes grading 0.40% copper and 0.34 g/t gold using

  • News

    GOLD: McEwen makes major progress at Gold Bar

    December 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Construction is well underway at the Gold Bar project in central Nevada. Owner McEwen Mining of Toronto is preparing for commercial production in 2019. The company says the mild winter has allowed it to fast track parts of

  • News

    AWARD: National safety nod goes to South Arturo gold mine

    December 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – The South Arturo gold mine, 40 km north of Carlin, is the winner of the 2016 Sentinels of Safety Award for its operating practices as chosen by the National Mining Associations. The mine is a joint venture of

  • Feature

    Premier shifts into high gear with North American focus

    December 1, 2017 by Alisha Hiyate

    Premier Gold’s transformation from Ontario-focused explorer to North American-focused gold producer.