Canadian Mining Journal

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    AWARD: Nouveau Monde graphite wins award for sustainable development

    November 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Nouveau Monde Graphite of Saint-Michel-des-Saints, Que., has won an Award of Excellence in Sustainable Development. The award highlights the company practices as part of its Matawinie graphite project 130 km north of Montreal. The award was presented at

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    POTASH: Mosaic accelerates its Esterhazy K3 mine program

    November 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – The Mosaic Company of Tampa, Fla., says it is accelerating the development of the Esterhazy K3 potash mine by a full year. The new plan means the K1 and K2 shafts can be closed, and the elimination of

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    URANIUM: Denison installs two Phoenix ISR wells at Wheeler River

    October 31, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Denison Mines Corp. of Toronto has installed two ISR wells at the Phoenix uranium deposit at the Wheeler River property near the southeast part of the Athabasca Basin. Denison holds a 90% interest in the project, and JCU

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    GOLD: Golden Predator advances Brewery Creek project

    October 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – With the quartz mining licence and water licence in hand, Vancouver-based Golden Predator Mining has provided an update on progress at its Brewery Creek gold mine. The former heap leach producer is located 55 km east of Dawson

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    GOLD: TMAC collars portal at Madrid North

    October 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – Construction has started on the Madrid North underground portal at Madrid North gold deposit, part of Toronto’s TMAC Resources 100% owned Hope Bay mine 65 km east of Bathurst Inlet. Development will access the first production stopes in

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    Victoria Gold nears production at Eagle in Yukon

    October 28, 2019 by Magda Gardner

    These are exciting days for Victoria Gold (TSXV: VIT) as the company transitions its flagship Eagle open-pit gold project in the Yukon from development into production. At the end of September, the company had mined 1.7 million tonnes of ore and stacked

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    Nemaska Lithium announces layoffs

    October 17, 2019 by Brenda Bouw

    Shares of Nemaska Lithium (TSX: NMX, US-OTC: NMKEF) fell 23% on Tuesday after the company announced it was laying off 64 employees, or about half of its staff, following financing delays for its Whabouchi project in Quebec. “This difficult decision comes after

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    GOLD: TMAC drills more high grades at Doris North BTD Extension zone

    October 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – Toronto-based TMAC Resources continues its underground expansion and in-fill drilling at the Doris North BTD Extension zone at the Hope Bay gold mine 65 km east of Bathurst Inlet. The work has confirmed the continuity of high grade

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    TRANSPORT: Kovatera is new name of trusted utility vehicles

    October 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LIVELY, Ont. – As part of an aggressive business strategy to grow domestic and international sales, Industrial Fabrication has launched a new brand for its line of underground mine utility vehicles. Formerly marketed under the Minecat brand the company has

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    DRILL: Epiroc highlights new Pit Viper 270 XC flexibility

    October 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GARLAND, Tex. – Epiroc introduces the Pit Viper 270 XC series that delivers application flexibility, fuel efficient performance and enhanced safety with outstanding operator comfort and ease of maintenance. The Pit Viper 270 series, a mining industry staple can now

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    Kinross denies Reuters report ‘putting future deals in Russia on hold’

    October 3, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    A Reuters news report stating Kinross Gold (TSX: K; NYSE: KGC) is “putting future deals in Russia on hold” after recently acquiring a development project in the country is “an unfortunate mischaracterization,” the company told The Northern Miner. “We are not paused in

  • Feature

    Questing for gold in Quebec

    October 1, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    Highlights in one of Canada’s most mining friendly provinces