Canadian Mining Journal



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    URANIUM: Fission tables PFS and considers underground-only scenario at PLS

    April 15, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium has tabled a prefeasibility study (PFS) for its Patterson Lake South uranium project in Saskatchewan’s Athabasca region, outlining an open pit and underground hybrid operation. It’s working on a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) level underground only scenario

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    Alexco tables PFS for Keno Hills in Yukon

    April 8, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    Alexco Resource has tabled a prefeasibility study (PFS) for its wholly owned Keno Hills silver project, in Yukon, that assigns the project a $101.3-million after tax net present value at a 5% discount rate, and a 74% after tax internal rate

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    GOLD: Harte Gold completes feasibility study on Sugar mine

    April 8, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ONTARIO – Harte Gold Corp. has completed a feasibility study on its Sugar mine, which started commercial production in White River in January. The feasibility study incorporates improvements to the indicated mineral resources and reserves since the preliminary economic assessment

  • Kutcho Copper fast-tracks copper-zinc project in BC

    April 4, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Since closing the acquisition of its high grade copper-zinc project in northern British Columbia in December 2017, Kutcho Copper (TSXV: KC; US-OTC: KCCFF) has completed a full field season of data collection and drilling, and published a resource update. The company says

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    GOLD: Anaconda preps for feasibility at Goldboro

    April 4, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    NOVA SCOTIA – New assays from four holes Anaconda Mining drilled as part of its metallurgical drill program at its Goldboro gold project confirm the continuity of several high grade zones over as much as 40 metres. The drilling focused on the

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    Sandspring rethinks Toroparu in light of copper component

    March 27, 2019 by Richard Quarisa

    Sandspring Resources (TSXV: SSP; US-OTC: SSPXF) is finalizing a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for its Toroparu gold project in Guyana that rescopes the project’s pre-feasibility study (PFS) and includes a third gold pit. It aims to table the study in a

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    Toachi nears PEA at La Plata copper-gold project in Ecuador

    March 25, 2019 by Richard Quarisa

    Toachi Mining (TSXV: TIM) is trenching its Guatuza copper-gold target at its La Plata volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) project in Ecuador. It plans to drill Guataza in the second half of the year, beginning with 5,000 metres exploring exposed VMS slabs

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    GOLD: Avesoro releases New Liberty underground PFS

    March 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LIBERIA – Toronto-based Avesoro Resources has released the pre-feasibility study for its New Liberty gold mine. The open pit is the country’s first and largest commercial gold mine. The new PFS examines development of an underground mine. According to the

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    URANIUM-VANADIUM: Blue Sky calls Ivana PEA positive

    February 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARGENTINA – Vancouver-based Blue Sky Uranium Corp. has announced positive results from the preliminary economic assessment of its Ivana uranium-vanadium deposit. The deposit is part of the company’s Amarillo Grande project in Rio Negro Province. The PEA calls for an

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    GOLD: Anaconda initiates feasibility at Goldboro

    February 26, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    NOVA SCOTIA – Toronto’s Anaconda Mining began a feasibility study on Goldboro in February that it expects to finish by the end of 2019. The study will incorporate results from 22,000 metres of diamond drilling the company completed in 2017 and

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    GOLD: Pure Gold Mining releases feasibility for Madsen in Red Lake

    February 11, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ONTARIO – With significant mining, milling and tailings infrastructure already in place, pre-production capital costs for Pure Gold Mining’s Madsen project in Red Lake should not exceed $94.7 million, including a 9% contingency, a feasibility study reports. Total life of mine

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    Bluestone tables feasibility study at Cerro Blanco

    February 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Bluestone Resources (TSXV: BSR; US-OTC: BBSRF) has tabled a feasibility study for its Cerro Blanco gold project in Guatemala that states the project would produce 902,000 oz. of gold over an eight-year mine life. It would cost an initial US$196 million