Canadian Mining Journal

  • Feature

    Rubicon Rising?

    September 1, 2019 by Virginia Heffernan

    Four years after its trial mining failure, a new PEA shows a path to revival for Phoenix

  • News

    ZINC: Superior Lake completes BFS for Pick, Winston lakes

    August 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Superior Lake Resources of Perth, Australia, has completed a bankable feasibility study for its project of the same name 200 km east of Thunder Bay. The project encompasses two deposits – the large Pick Lake and smaller Winston

  • News

    MATERIALS HANDLING: ThyssenKrupp ships ore handling system for Baffinland’s port

    August 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions is developing and building a new materials handling system for one of the most remote and challenging locations in the world – an iron ore port in northern Canada. Recently, the first plants were shipped

  • News

    URANIUM: Positive ISR test at Denison’s Wheeler River

    August 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Denison Mines of Toronto says the test results of in situ recovery of uranium from the Wheeler River project are positive. Denison is the 90% owner and operator of the project located in the eastern part of the

  • News

    GOLD: Barkerville delivers 185K oz/year PEA for Cariboo project

    August 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Barkerville Gold Mines of Toronto has received a positive preliminary economic assessment of its flagship Cariboo gold project 83 km east of Quesnel. The project covers deposits on Island, Cow and Barkerville mountains and will recover gold

  • GOLD: Treasury Metals’ Goliath mine receives federal environmental okay

    August 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency has issued a positive decision, allowing Treasury Metals to develop and mine the Goliath gold deposit 20 km east of Dryden. The Goliath project consists of development, mining, decommissioning and reclamation of an

  • News

    GOLD: Golden Predator advances Brewery Creek on higher gold price

    August 8, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Golden Predator Mining says the higher price of gold is good reason to advance the reopening of the former Brewery Creek gold mine 55 km east of Dawson City. The exploration program being stepped up and heavy

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska updates Whabouchi 43-101, costs remain steady

    August 1, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium, headquartered in Quebec City, has updated the 43-101 report for the Whabouchi lithium mine-mill project 300 km northwest of Chibougamau and the electrochemical plant in Shawinigan. Both the capex at $1.3 billion and the operating cost

  • News

    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

  • News

    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

  • News

    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.

  • News

    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