Canadian Mining Journal



  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska terminates supply agreement with Livent

    February 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY – Nemaska Lithium has had a tough couple weeks – cost overruns and now termination of a major supply agreement. Just last week the company announced that cost overruns  at its Whabouchi lithium mine/mill and the Shawinigan electrochemical

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    COBALT-GOLD-BISMUTH: NWT government signs contract to build Tlicho Road

    February 14, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Fortune Minerals of London, Ont. Says the Northwest Territories government has signed a contract for the building of the Tlicho all weather road to the community of Whati. The village is only 50 km south of Fortune’s

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    GOLD-COPPER: Dundee ups 2018 revenue, net earnings

    February 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Dundee Precious Metals offered a look at the fourth quarter and positive full year financials for 2018. The company recorded revenue of $377.1 million and adjusted net earnings of $29.0 million. The all-in sustaining cost per ounce of

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    LITHIUM: Nemaska adjusts Whabouchi, Shawinigan budgets upwards

    February 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium has been forced to revise the budget for the Whabouchi lithium mine and Shawinigan electrochemical plant upward by $375 million according to a cost-to-completion reassessment. Construction and purchasing at both sites is on schedule for the

  • AME Roundup: Regional Mining Alliance cements new partnership in BC’s Golden Triangle

    February 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — A new partnership between First Nations, exploration companies and the B.C. government named the British Columbia Regional Mining Alliance (BCRMA) is working well to advance mineral exploration and mining in northwestern British Columbia. That was the message behind

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    Premier Gold to launch two mines in next 18 months

    February 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Premier Gold Mines (TSX: PG) expects two new mines will come online over the next 12 to 18 months in Nevada at its South Arturo project, a 40%-owned joint venture with Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: GOLD). Production from South Arturo’s Phase 1

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    DRILLS: Anglo American orders Epiroc for new mine in Peru

    February 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    STOCKHOLM – Epiroc AB has been awarded a significant order from Anglo American for its new copper mine in Peru. The miner has ordered multiple drill rigs and related equipment to be used at its new Quellaveco open pit copper

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    GOLD: McEwen says Gold Bar will make first pour this month

    February 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Construction of the Gold Bar mine near Eureka is on time and on budget. Owner McEwen Mining of Toronto says the first gold pour will happen this month, and the $81.4 million budget has not increased. Commercial production

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    GOLD: Gold Fields plans mega solar power plant at Grannie Smith

    February 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    WESTERN AUSTRALIA – South African-based Gold Fields has announced plans to build one of the world’s largest solar power and battery facilities at its Granny Smith gold mine 400 km northeast of Kalgoorlie. The system will be powered by more

  • Feature

    Part III of our electric mines series: Collaboration key to innovation at Borden

    February 1, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    Supplies and owners come together to build a better mine

  • Feature

    Glencore digs deep in Sudbury

    February 1, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    Onaping Depth will be Glencore’s first all-electric mine and its deepest

  • Feature

    New mines on the rise in Ontario

    February 1, 2019 by D'Arcy Jenish

    Gold dominates CMJ’s list of advanced development projects