Canadian Mining Journal



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    GOLD: Victoria expands Raven target at Eagle

    December 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Victoria Gold has released the results of trenching completed at its Eagle gold project in the Yukon; highlights from the Raven target include 7.91 g/t gold over 12 metres and 1.12 g/t gold over 60 metres. The surface footprint

  • GOLD: November a record month for Gran Colombia

    December 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    COLOMBIA – Gran Colombia Gold released November production numbers for its Segovia and Marmato operations in Colombia. Last month, the company produced 21,835 oz. of gold, a new record. This year, the company expects to deliver production in the upper

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    COBALT: First Cobalt updates on refinery studies

    December 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – First Cobalt has released an update on the progress of recommissioning its cobalt refinery in partnership with Glencore. The company expects to complete a prefeasibility study for a 12 t/d restart scenario as well as a second feasibility

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    COAL: Colonial’s Huguenot PEA strictly open pit

    November 26, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver’s Colonial Coal International has released the results of the preliminary economic assessment for the Huguenot open pit coking coal mine. The property is located about 140 km by road from the Quintette loadout in the Peace

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    GOLD: BHP increases stake in SolGold

    November 25, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ECUADOR – BHP Billiton is spending US$22 million to boost its stake in Australian junior SolGold to 14.7% from 11.1%, making it one of the two largest shareholders in the Ecuador-focused company. Newcrest Mining owns about 14.8%. BHP is acquiring 77 million shares

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    COPPER-ZINC: Kutcho Copper recoveries 94.5% for copper, 89.3% for zinc

    November 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Ongoing metallurgical tests conducted for Vancouver-based Kutcho Copper Corp. on material from its Kutcho project 100 km east of Dease Lake show improved recoveries of copper, zinc and silver, higher concentrate grades, and improved separation of copper

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    NICKEL: Talon wants an integrated nickel mine that supplies America’s battery industry

    November 12, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    MINNESOTA – Talon Metals announced that it recently commissioned a test program to develop a process whose objective would be to produce nickel sulphates at the Tamarack project, located 85 km west of Duluth. In a press release, the miner

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    GOLD: Skeena delivers robust PEA for Eskay Creek

    November 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Skeena Resources says the preliminary economic assessment for its Eskay Creek gold mine is robust. The study was produced by Ausenco Engineering Canada with support from SRK Consulting (Canada) and AGP Mining Consultants. The PEA looks

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    GOLD: Lumina grows its Cangrejos project in Ecuador

    November 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ECUADOR – Lumina Gold’s Cangrejos porphyry gold-copper project in Ecuador is growing, thanks to a 40,000-metre drill program that has upgraded and expanded resources at the Cangrejos deposit and resulted in a first time resource at the Gran Bestia deposit.

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    DIAMONDS: Feasibility confirms strong case for Karowe underground

    November 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BOTSWANA – A new feasibility study shows that underground development at Lucara Diamond’s rich Karowe diamond mine in Botswana could double the mine life of the operation. Open pit mining at the operation is expected to last until mid-2025. For

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    Foran Mining advances McIlvenna Bay in Saskatchewan

    November 5, 2019 by Magda Gardner

    Foran Mining (TSXV: FOM) is on track to complete a feasibility study before the end of the year on its flagship McIlvenna Bay volcanogenic massive sulphide deposit in Saskatchewan. The deposit – situated on the western edge of the Flin Flon

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    Horizonte completes study on Vermelho nickel-cobalt project

    October 29, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Vermelho – One of the largest and highest-grade undeveloped laterite nickel-cobalt resources in the world – will generate US$7.3 billion in total cash flow over 38 years, Horizonte Minerals (TSX: HZM; LON: HZM) says. The company acquired the Brazilian asset last year