Canadian Mining Journal

  • Feature

    Building mines on budget

    January 1, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    Piotr Pikul on why the contractor-miner dynamic needs to change

  • Feature

    Lithium Americas poised to tap into EV revolution

    January 1, 2019 by D'Arcy Jenish

    Potential at Thacker Pass is huge

  • Feature

    Quebec lithium sector takes root

    January 1, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    New projects on horizon

  • News

    PALLADIUM: NA Palladium signs development contract with Redpath

    December 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based North American Palladium  has signed a major mine development contract with Redpath Canada of North Bay, Ont. Redpath. The expansion will double the capacity of the mine and mill to 12,000 t/d from 6,000 t/d. The project

  • News

    GOLD-SILVER: Osisko Mining’s bulk sample is “early Christmas gift” for shareholders, CEO says

    December 19, 2018 by no

    QUEBEC – Preliminary results from a bulk sample taken at its Windfall Lake deposit delivered an average head grade of 9.7 g/t gold and 5.5 g/t silver, Osisko Mining reports. The sample head grade from zone 27 is 39% higher than indicated

  • News

    IOCG: New ramp at BHP’s Olympic Dam doubles capacity

    December 18, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – BHP Group has commissioned the new ramp at its Olympic Dam iron ore-copper-gold mine, and it doubles the haulage capacity for its trucks. The Kalta decline is key to reaching the Southern mine area where BHP is mining

  • News

    Steppe Gold nears production in Mongolia

    December 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Since Steppe Gold (TSXV: STGO) purchased Altan Tsaagan Ovoo (ATO) from Centerra Gold (TSX: CG) for $19.8 million in January 2017, the junior has made steady progress de-risking and building the heap leach, gold-silver project in eastern Mongolia. Seven months after the acquisition last

  • GOLD: Greenstone’s Hardrock mine clears environmental hurdle

    December 17, 2018 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Canada’s Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, said this week that if mitigation measures are taken, Greenstone Gold Mines’ Hardrock gold project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects. The project consists of the

  • News

    Nordic pours first gold at Laiva in Finland

    December 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nordic Gold (TSXV: NOR; US-OTC: FIEIF) recently poured first gold at its restarted Laiva gold mine in central Finland. Roughly 25 people attended the event where the company poured 1,234 oz. of doré. “We were very happy with the results that

  • News

    GOLD: Toronto miner Amarillo allowed to stay in Brazil

    December 12, 2018 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRAZIL – Management at Amarillo Gold Corp. is relieved after the company received approval from the Brazilian Mining National Agency for a three-year extension of its mining concessions for the Posse gold deposit, also known as the Mara Rosa gold

  • News

    COPPER: Capstone increases reserves and planned production at Mexican copper project

    December 10, 2018 by MINING.COM Staff

    MEXICO – Capstone Mining released today positive results of an updated technical report for its Cozamin mine, located north-northwest of Zacatecas City in the Mexican north-central state of the same name. Cozamin is a polymetallic underground mine with a surface

  • News

    GOLD: South Arturo JV to expand production in late 2019

    December 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, Ont., has provided an update on development at the South Arturo joint venture in the Carlin Trend. Construction of the Phase One open pit and the El Nino underground mine are progressing