Canadian Mining Journal



  • News

    SILVER-LEAD-ZINC: Alexco’s PEA for Keno Hill is promising

    March 30, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – The preliminary economic assessment of the Keno Hill properties belonging to Vancouver-based Alexco Resource Corp. has president and CEO Clynton Nauman saying, “… the district is clearly on a path toward redevelopment and ultimately a production decision.” According

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    ZINC-LEAD: Darnley Bay files technical report for Pine Point project

    March 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Darnley Bay Resources of Toronto has filed an updated resource estimate for its 100% owned Pine Point zinc-lead project 42 km east of Hay River. The report is based on 15 of deposits on the property that have

  • News

    IRON ORE: Alderon re-boots Kami project with updated PEA

    February 28, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LABRADOR – Vancouver-based Alderon Iron Ore Corp. has received the updated preliminary economic assessment for the Rose deposit at the Kamistiatusset (Kami) iron ore property 10 km from Wabush. The company sees the iron and steel market strengthening after several

  • News

    Alamos improves economics at Kirazli and Agi Dagi

    February 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Alamos Gold (TSX: AGI; NYSE: AGI) has made its precious metals portfolio in Turkey more attractive by publishing positive feasibility studies on the standalone Kirazli and Agi Dagi open pit heap leach projects, along with a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) on

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    GOLD: Iamgold files Cote project PEA

    February 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Iamgold Corp. of Toronto has filed a positive preliminary economic assessment for its Cote gold project 20 km south of Gogama, halfway between Timmins and Sudbury. The project has already received its provincial and federal environmental approvals. Based

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    GOLD: Wallbridge describes positive PFS for Fenelon project

    February 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Wallbridge Mining Co. Ltd. has received a positive prefeasibility study for its Fenelon gold project 75 km northwest of Matagami. The report estimates a pre-tax net cash flow of $6.62 million and a project pre-tax internal rate

  • Feature

    Seabridge seeks base metal major for KSM development

    January 1, 2017 by Marilyn Scales

    Something very interesting is happening in the scenic mountains of northwest British Columbia. That’s where Seabridge Gold is defining its KSM copper-gold project near Stewart. KSM stands for Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell, the three deposits originally outlined on the property. But given Seabridge’s

  • News

    RARE EARTHS: Search direct extraction process reaches pilot plant stage

    December 21, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LABRADOR – Search Minerals of Vancouver says that SGS Canada has begun piloting Search’s direct extraction process on samples from the company’s Foxtrot rare earths (REE) project near the coastal community of St Lewis. The pilot plant is funded through

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    Friedland says new Kamoa-Kakula PEA ‘already obsolete’

    December 21, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Ivanhoe Mines‘ (TSX: IVN; US-OTC: IVPAF) Executive Chairman Robert Friedland believes a preliminary economic study (PEA) just released on the company’s impressive Kamoa-Kakula copper discovery in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is “already obsolete.” Friedland spoke on a

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    Dalradian tables feasibility study for Curraghinalt

    December 19, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Dalradian Resources (TSX: DNA; US-OTC: DRLDF) has completed a feasibility study at its high grade Curraghinalt gold deposit, 127 km west of Belfast, Northern Ireland, that models a 1,400-t/d underground operation. The company has spent the past year improving confidence in

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    GOLD: RCG shares PEA for Dufferin project

    November 28, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NOVA SCOTIA – Vancouver-based Resource Capital Gold Corp. has completed the preliminary economic assessment of its Dufferin gold project in the province. The PEA was prepared by MineTech International of Halifax and Global Mineral Resource Services of Vancouver. Dufferin is

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    Peregrine eyes first production by 2021

    November 21, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Peregrine Diamonds (TSX: PGD) hopes to have its Chidliak project producing diamonds by 2021, as outlined in a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) released in July. Chidliak sits 120 km northeast of Iqaluit, the capital of Nunavut, on Canada’s Baffin Island. The