Canadian Mining Journal



  • News

    COPPER-GOLD: Turquoise Hill updates progress of underground development

    October 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONGOLIA – As the pit exhausts it resources, mining is moving underground at the Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine in the South Gobi area. Owner Turquoise Hill Resources of Vancouver updates the progress. Rio Tinto, holder of a 51% interest in

  • GOLD: TMAC makes permitting gains for Madrid-Boston development

    October 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – Toronto-based TMAC Resources is marking another landmark at its Hope Bay gold project 65 km east of Bathurst Inlet. Federal authorities have accepted the positive recommendation of the Nunavut Impact Review Board (NIRB) allowing the Madrid-Boston gold project

  • News

    GOLD: Centerra unloads Boroo mine, Gatsuurt project

    October 15, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONGOLIA – Toronto-based Centerra Gold is selling its assets in Mongolia. That includes the suspended Boroo gold mine and mill as well as the Gatsuurt gold development project. Both properties are to be purchased by OZD Asia pte for net

  • News

    ZINC-LEAD: NorZinc gets good news for all-season road to Prairie Creek

    October 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Vancouver-based NorZinc has received a positive recommendation for its proposed all-season road to the Prairie Creek zinc-lead mine 200 km west of Fort Simpson. The project has the backing of the Mackenzie Valley Review Board, subject to

  • News

    Interview: Building mines on budget

    October 9, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    During the last boom period in mining, major projects routinely went over budget and fell behind schedule. An analysis by McKinsey & Co. of public information on 35 mining projects built between 2002 and 2015 showed that 30 were over

  • News

    GOLD-SILVER: IDM’s Red Mountain gains provincial environment okay

    October 9, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The B.C. government has given the environmental okay to the Red Mountain underground gold-silver mine. The project, 15 km east of Stewart, is 100% owned by IDM Mining of Vancouver. The high grade underground mine will operate

  • News

    GOLD: Wallbridge cuts 98.90 g/t from hot Habanero zone at Fenelon

    October 9, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Wallbridge Mining Co. of Lively, Ont., continues its successful drilling program at the Fenelon gold project 75 km northwest of Matagami. The most recent results included 98.90 g/t gold over 2.71 metres in the Habanero zone, 134.57 g/t

  • News

    GOLD: Donlin has key permits, NovaGold sells Galore Creek share

    October 3, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALASKA – Vancouver-based NovaGold Resources says the Donlin gold project 450 km northwest of Anchorage has received the record of decision and all the key federal and state permits needed to move forward. NovaGold and 50% partner Barrick Gold of

  • Feature

    Part II of our electric mines series: Goldcorp’s vision for Borden

    October 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Brent Bergeron discusses the genesis of Borden, the world’s first all-electric mine

  • Feature

    Eldorado speeds toward production at Lamaque

    October 1, 2018 by Alisha Hiyate

    International miner looks to expands its footprint in Canada

  • Feature

    Nova Scotia’s gold revival

    October 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Historic mines guide new players

  • COPPER: First Quantum runs into legal snag at Cobre Panama

    September 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PANAMA – As Toronto-based First Quantum is heavily committed to the development of the $5.5 billion Cobre Panama copper project, the Panamanian supreme court has ruled that Law 9, which was used to grant the company the mining concessions in