Canadian Mining Journal



  • News

    GOLD: Spanish Mountain releases PEA for phase one

    October 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Spanish Mountain Gold has completed the preliminary economic assessment for the first phase of work at its Spanish Mountain gold project 70 km northeast of Williams Lake. The PEA proposes mining the central higher grade portion

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    SILVER: Canada Cobalt pours silver bar from Castle project

    October 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Canada Cobalt Works of Coquitlam, B.C., has poured its initial three silver bars at the Castle silver-cobalt mine 75 km south of Kirkland Lake, near the town of Gowanda. The pour was part of a proof of concept

  • News

    NICKEL: Fate of Black Swan nickel project to be decided before year-end

    October 16, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    AUSTRALIA – Poseidon Nickel’s interim CEO, David Riekie, announced this week that a final investment decision can be expected in the current quarter on the proposed A$30-million restart of the Black Swan nickel mine in Western Australia. Talking at the

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    COBALT: First Cobalt powers up refinery

    October 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based First Cobalt Corp. has turned the power on at its refinery in the town of Cobalt. A team of engineers and technicians will conduct a field program in support of the definitive feasibility study underway by Ausenco

  • News

    COBALT: Price drop puts brakes on Fortune’s NICO project

    October 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – The recent fall-off of the cobalt price has Fortune Minerals thinking it will stick with the smaller proposed NICO cobalt-gold-bismuth-copper project 160 km northwest of Yellowknife. In 2014, a feasibility study suggested a mine and concentrator to

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    GOLD: Premier updates resources for Hardrock deposit

    October 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Resources in the open pit planned for the Hardrock gold deposit near Geraldton have risen to 5.8 million oz., according to Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, Ont. The deposit is part of the Greenstone project, a 50:50

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    LITHIUM: Lithium Americas feasibility boosts production capacity at Caucharí-Olaroz

    October 2, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ARGENTINA – Lithium Americas has released an updated feasibility study that boosted the production capacity of Caucharí-Olaroz lithium project in Jujuy province to 40,000 tonnes per annum from 25,000 tonnes per annum. Lithium Americas and Ganfeng Lithium each own 50% of the project. The

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    GOLD: Semafo releases ‘attractive’ PEA for Nabanga in Burkina Faso

    October 1, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BURKINA FASO – A preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for Semafo’s Nabanga gold project in Burkina Faso envisions an open pit and underground mining operation that can be developed with modest initial capital. The Nabanga gold project, 250 km southeast of

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    COPPER: Highland Copper tables PEA for White Pine North project

    September 26, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    MICHIGAN – A preliminary economic assessment (PEA) of Highland Copper’s White Pine North copper project in Michigan envisions a 25-year mine producing an average of 40,000 tonnes of copper per year. The White Pine North project, 7.5 km south of Lake

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    URANIUM: New underground PFS cuts capex for Fission’s Triple R deposit at PLS

    September 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, B.C., says the results of the pre-feasibility study for on an underground only development represent a savings in both capex and construction time for the Triple R deposit compared to an earlier study of

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    GOLD-SILVER: Integra welcomes very positive PEA for DeLamar project

    September 9, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    IDAHO – Vancouver-based Integra Resources says the maiden preliminary economic assessment of the DeLamar gold-silver project 160 km from the capital of Boise is exceptional. The assessment, prepared by MDA Associates, gives the project an after tax net present value

  • Feature

    Alexco advances Keno Hill

    September 1, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    PFS outlines eight years of high grade production in historic silver district