Canadian Mining Journal



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    URANIUM: Fission to prepare PEA for underground only option at PLS

    July 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, B.C., is looking at an underground only option for mining its Patterson Lake South property on the southwest edge of the Athabasca Basin. Potential benefits of such a plan include low operating costs, lower

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    Orla completes study on Camino Rojo in Mexico

    July 4, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Orla Mining’s (TSX: OLA) Camino Rojo open pit project in Zacatecas, Mexico, would produce 97,000 oz. gold annually over seven years and could be built for US$123 million, a new feasibility study concludes. The study envisions a simple heap leach

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    GOLD: Spanish Mountain hires firm to update block model

    July 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Spanish Mountain Gold has hired Moose Mountain Technical Services to update the block model for its Spanish Mountain gold property 70 km northeast of Williams Lake. The update will include high grade drill results from 2018.

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    GOLD: Orvana completes study on Taguas in Argentina

    July 2, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ARGENTINA – A preliminary economic assessment (PEA) of Orvana Minerals’ Taguas gold project, 25 km north of Barrick Gold’s Veladero mine in Argentina, envisions a conventional open pit, heap leach operation, which would produce for a decade. Orvana announced in May it

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    PGM: New Age reports positive PEA for River Valley project

    June 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – New Age Metals of Vancouver has received the preliminary economic assessment for its 100% owned River Valley platinum group metals project 100 km from Sudbury. The study demonstrates positive economics for a large open pit that would produce

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    URANIUM: Denison tests in situ recovery for Wheeler River

    June 26, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Toronto-based Denison Mines Corp. is testing in situ recovery at the Wheeler River uranium project this summer.  The ISR tests will help determine the viability of using it for commercial production at Wheeler River, which would be the

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    GOLD: Prize Mining retains JDS for Kena project study

    June 26, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Prize Mining Corp. of Vancouver has engaged JDS Energy and Mining to undertake a scoping level engineering and economic study of the company’s Kena gold project in the Kootenay Boundary region, just a few kilometres south of

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    GOLD: Further update on Phoenix from Rubicon

    June 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Rubicon Minerals Corp. continues to advance its Phoenix gold project near Red Lake as it prepares to release a  preliminary economic assessment in Q3 2018. The trial mining and bulk sampling program completed in 2018 will provide

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    Integra de-risks DeLamar with resource update

    June 25, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    In less than 18 months since acquiring the DeLamar project in southwestern Idaho, Integra Resources (TSXV: ITR; US-OTC: IRRZF) has upgraded 90% of its global resource from the inferred to the measured and indicated category, and the company is on track to

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    Sandspring completes study on Toroparu in Guyana

    June 18, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    When American businessmen Rich Munson and John Adams made their first trip to Guyana as private investors in 1999 and picked up the rights to the 626-sq.-km. Toroparu concession in a remote part of the Upper Puruni River region, the

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    COBALT: First Cobalt refinery output could be doubled

    May 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Ausenco Engineering Canada has delivered a study of the refinery in Cobalt to Toronto-based First Cobalt Corp. The study says that using third party cobalt hydroxide as feed, the refinery output could be doubled to 5,000 t/y cobalt

  • GOLD: Modified 43-101 Report on the Sleeping Giant Resources

    May 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal.

    Rouyn-Noranda – The 43-10 report on resources for the Sleeping Giant mine was modified and re-filed today with a certificate by a new qualified person. Here is a list of the modifications made: Item 4 – Environmental obligations to which the site is