Canadian Mining Journal

  • News

    GOLD: Inventus likes results of Pardo ore sorting and bulk sampling

    April 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Inventus Mining Corp. of Toronto is mulling over the results of two recent studies from its Pardo paleoplacer gold project near Sudbury. The project is a conglomerate-hosted deposit within rocks 2.4 billion years gold. A similar sedimentary formation

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Bingham Canyon mine tests Eriez HydroFloat

    April 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    UTAH – Rio Tinto Kennecott Copper (RTKC) and Eriez are jointly operating pilot plant facility to increase recovery of base metals using the patented HydroFloat technology from Eriez Flotation Division (EFD). Results indicate significant opportunities for additional recovery of copper and molybdenum from

  • Feature

    St Marys Cement builds lasting legacy

    April 1, 2017 by Alisha Hiyate

    CMJ takes a tour of a cement plant with a nearly 50 year record of success

  • Feature

    Profitable aggregate sideline adds to bottom line for gold miner Anaconda

    April 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    How a gold miner adds income by selling waste rock as aggregate.

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    GOLD: Tests recover 92% of Douay gold for Aurvista

    March 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal’s Aurvista Gold Corp. says preliminary metallurgical testing has recovered 92% of the gold from samples taken at the Douay gold project 50 km southwest of Matagami. The average gold grade of the sample composites was 1.89 g/t

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    LITHIUM: Nemaska makes first concentrate from Whabouchi mine

    March 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium of Quebec City has produced the first spodumene concentrate using ore from the Whabouchi lithium mine 300 km northwest of Chibougamau. The dense media separation plant has been running at half capacity since March 7, but

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    ZINC-LEAD: Central mill facility possible for Canadian Zn, Buchans properties

    March 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Canadian Zinc Corp. of Vancouver and Buchans Minerals Corp. of Toronto have been exploring the concept of a centralized mill to process ore from five base metal deposits in the central part of the province. Both companies have

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    FLOTATION: Eriez commissions automated four-stage lab column circuit

    February 28, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ERIE, Penn. – Eriez® Flotation Division (EFD) announces the commissioning of a fully automated, four-stage lab scale column circuit for flotation testing on sulphide and industrial minerals. The flotation circuit can be altered to accommodate multiple circuit configurations ranging from

  • NOMINATION: MGX Minerals’ nanoflotation technology among finalists for Katerva prize

    February 21, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – MGX Minerals reports that the nanoflotation technology developed by David Bromley Engineering (DBE) and licensed exclusively to MGX engineering and technology development partner PurLucid Treatment Solutions has been nominated for the prestigious international Katerva Award. The Katerva Award recognizes disruptive sustainable

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    MILLS: Outotec’s 7-Axis beam reline machines designed for safety

    February 9, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Due to confined spaces, hot environments and arduous tasks, grinding mill relining can be a challenging job for even the most experienced crew. The most critical and potentially dangerous part of this process is the operation of the

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    LITHIUM: Nemaska commissions electrolysis cell at plant

    February 8, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium of Quebec City has successfully commissioned the electrolysis cell of its phase one plant in Shawinigan. The cell is being fed with synthetic lithium sulphate in a closed loop arrangement. The cell convers lithium sulphate (Li2SO4)

  • GOLD: Two First Nations ink LOI for Granada exploration

    February 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Granada Gold Mine Inc. of Rouyn-Noranda, QC, has signed a letter of intent with the Temagami First Nation (TFN) and Teme-Augama Anishnabai (TAA) that will allow Granada to evaluate brownfield sites of the TFN/TAA traditional territory. The company