Canadian Mining Journal



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    GOLD: Monarques says updated PFS for Croinor is positive

    February 8, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold of Montreal has updated the pre-feasibility study for its Croinor project with a 10% increase in proven and probable reserves, a 16% decrease in operating costs, and a 13% cut to total costs. The revised study

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    GOLD: Atlantic reveals new mine plan for Moose River project

    January 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NOVA SCOTIA – Vancouver-based Atlantic Gold Corp. has completed the second phase of its life of mine expansion for the Moose River Consolidated (MRC) pre-feasibility study. Production is to be increased to 200,000 oz./year at an all-in sustaining cost of

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    Yorbeau tables Scott Lake PEA

    January 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Yorbeau Resources (TSX: YRB) has announced a new resource estimate and preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for its 100% owned Scott Lake polymetallic project in the Chibougamau area of Quebec. Scott Lake’s 63.37 sq. km includes 18 km in length of the

  • GOLD: Sanction terms revised on Barrick’s Pascua-Lama project

    January 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – On Jan. 17, 2017, Chile’s Superintendencia del Medio Ambiente (SMA) revised its sanction on Barrick Gold’s Pascua-Lama gold project that straddles the border of Chile and Argentina. The project is currently operating  under a temporary closure plan in

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    GOLD: Anaconda publishes positive PEA for Goldboro project

    January 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NOVA SCOTIA – Anaconda Mining of Toronto has released a positive preliminary economic assessment of its 100% owned Goldboro project in Guysborough County. Both open pit and underground development are planned. Anaconda is looking at a mine life of 8.8

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    URANIUM: Fission plans $9.4M work program ahead of pre-feasibility at PLS

    January 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fusion Uranium, headquartered in  Kelowna, B.C., is preparing to start a $9.4-million winter work program at its Patterson Lake South property in the Athabasca Basin. Roscoe Postle Associates will be the lead consultant for the study. An eight-hole

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    LITHIUM: Nemaska’s new FS boosts Whabouchi mine life to 33 years

    January 9, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium of Quebec City has completed the 2018 feasibility study covering the Whabouchi mine and concentrator located in the Eeyou Istchee James Bay area and the hydrometallurgical plant in Shawinigan.  The mine life has been extended to

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    GOLD: Anaconda makes maiden estimate for Argyle

    January 8, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Toronto-based Anaconda Mining has reported the maiden resource estimate for its Argyle gold deposit, part of the Pointe Rousse project 6 km east of Baie Verte. The numbers include 38,300 oz. in the indicated category and 30,300 oz.

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    URANIUM: Denison advances Wheeler River to pre-feasibility stage

    January 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Toronto’s Denison Mines Corp. is ready to begin the pre-feasibility study for its Wheeler River uranium project in the Athabasca Basin. The company has engaged Stantec Consulting  and Engcomp Engineering and Computing Professionals to lead and author the

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    SILVER: Pan Am Silver says capex for La Morocha at Joaquin is reasonable US$37.8M

    December 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARGENTINA – Pan American Silver of Vancouver has completed the prefeasibility study for the La Morocha silver deposit, part of the Joaquin project in Santa Cruz province. The study recommends a 600-t/d underground mine. The ore will be trucked to

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    SILICON DIOXIDE: Canadian Metals updates Langis resource, awards PFS

    December 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Canadian Metals of Montreal has updated the resources at its Langis silicon dioxide project 30 km south of Matane. The deposit contains 7.6 million measured and indicated tonnes at 99.0% silicon dioxide plus 14.0 million inferred tonnes at

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    ZINC-LEAD: ScoZinc PEA puts after tax IRR at 64.8%

    December 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NOVA SCOTIA – ScoZinc Mining has updated the preliminary economic assessment for restarting the suspended ScoZinc lead-zinc mine at Gays River, near Halifax. The 2017 report has a more detailed mine plan, provision for contract mining, and new cost projections,