Canadian Mining Journal

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    LITHIUM: Nemaska’s new FS boosts Whabouchi mine life to 33 years

    January 9, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium of Quebec City has completed the 2018 feasibility study covering the Whabouchi mine and concentrator located in the Eeyou Istchee James Bay area and the hydrometallurgical plant in Shawinigan.  The mine life has been extended to

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    TAILINGS: Outotec creates three new products for sustainable tails and water management

    January 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Outotec has combined its expertise in the development of leading tailings and water treatment technologies to develop three new pre-engineered plant products, each one with Outotec’s proven and technologically advanced equipment at its heart. Bringing together services and

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    SCREENING: Haver & Boecker technology boosts efficiency

    December 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ST. CATHARINES, Ont. – Haver & Boecker, a leading equipment manufacturer and solutions provider for the aggregates and mining industries, offers efficiency enhancing screening technology to optimize screening operations. Designed for minimal structural vibration, the Tyler F-Class vibrating screen is ideal

  • LITHIUM: Veolia’s HPD evaporator and crystallizer chosen for NAL project

    December 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Veolia Water Technologies will supply its proprietary HPD evaporation and crystallization technology to recover lithium from a mining waste stream, reducing environmental impact and producing a valuable by-product in sodium sulfate. North American Lithium is planning to re-start

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    GOLD: Golden Predator reports 3 Aces bulk sample results

    December 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Golden Predator Mining said processing 776 tonnes of material from the bulk sample at its 3 Aces project resulted in pouring 953.4 oz. of gold. The average grade of gold in concentrate was 46.18 g/t. The company

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    MILLING: GE to supply harmonic filter for Southern Copper mill expansion

    December 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PERU – GE Power was chosen by Southern Copper Corp. (SCC) to provide the harmonic filter for its Toquepala concentrator located in southern Tacna. The filter will be integrated into the copper concentrator’s power system to improve the power quality.

  • GRAPHITE: Saint John Carbon mill to be commissioned

    November 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    OAKVILLE – – Saint Jean Carbon Inc. is pleased to provide an update on the construction of the Company’s mill, lab and anode material manufacturing facility. The purpose of the mill is to be able to take graphite mineralized rock and

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    GOLD: Monarques to treat bulk sample from Wallbridge’s Fenelon project

    November 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold of Montreal and Wallbridge Mining of Toronto have signed a custom milling contract for a 35,000-tonnes bulk sample from Wallbridge’s Fenelon gold project. The property is 75 km west-northwest of Matagami, at Monarques’ Camflo mill about

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    PHOSPHATE: Demand grows for Arianne high purity concentrate

    November 8, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Arianne Phosphate, headquartered in Saguenay, Que., is producing additional phosphate concentrate at its Lac a Paul development project due to the growing interest it has received from potential customers. The project is located in the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region. The

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    ALUMINUM: Rio Tinto wins Can-Am award for Kitimat smelter

    November 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Rio Tinto has won the Canadian-American Business Council’s Corporate Leadership Award for the $6-billion modernization of its BC Works smelter at Kitimat. The smelter produces some of the world’s lowest carbon aluminum. The Corporate Leadership Award is

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    GOLD-COBALT: Granada, Castle Silver ink agreement to share mill

    November 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO and QUEBEC – Castle Silver Resources and Granada Gold Mine have signed a provisional deal to share that would see gold ore from the Granada mine in Rouyn-Noranda, Que., treated at the historic Castle Silver mill 85 km northwest

  • OIL SANDS: Suncor gets okay to begin new tailings management system

    October 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – Suncor Energy said on Oct. 25 that it has received approval from the Alberta Energy Regulator for its base plant tailings directive application and related Millennium operational amendment application. Suncor can now work  on implementing its tailings management