Canadian Mining Journal



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    GOLD: Kirkland Lake reports 54% increase in Q2 output

    July 9, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    TORONTO – Kirkland Lake Gold reported on Tuesday that its second quarter gold production reached 329,770 oz., an increase of 115,177 ounces, or 54%, over the same period last year. Year-to-date, the company has produced 660,634 oz. — 214,162 oz., or a 48%

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    GOLD: Lundin restarts FDN, expects to produce 200,000 to 220,000 oz. this year

    July 6, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ECUADOR – Lundin Gold has restarted operations at its Fruta del Norte (FDN) gold mine and expects to resume concentrate shipments in the next few days. Operations at the site were suspended in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Based

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    Tanzanian Gold begins production at Buckreef

    July 6, 2020 by Carl Williams

    Tanzanian Gold (TSX: TNX; NYSE: TRX) has produced commercial-grade gold for the first time from the oxide processing plant at its Buckreef gold project, south of Lake Victoria and 110 km southwest of the city of Mwanza in north-central Tanzania. “The

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    GOLD: Victoria’s Eagle mine achieves commercial production

    July 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Victoria Gold’s Eagle gold mine reached the commercial production milestone on Canada Day. As of July 1, all of the facilities required for this stage of the mine life are now complete and, according to Victoria, the mining

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    The Northern Miner Podcast – episode 193: Agnico Eagle CEO Sean Boyd on growth, gold prices and company culture, part 2

    July 2, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    This week’s episode features an interview with Agnico Eagle Mines vice chair and chief executive officer Sean Boyd at the Canadian Mining Symposium, held on Zoom on June 16, 2020. Northern Miner group publisher Anthony Vaccaro asked Boyd about his view on growth, the

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    The Northern Miner Podcast – episode 192: ‘We think long-term’ – Agnico Eagle CEO Sean Boyd on the coronavirus, community and jurisdiction, part 1

    June 24, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    This week’s episode features an interview with Agnico Eagle Mines vice chair and chief executive officer Sean Boyd at the Canadian Mining Symposium, held on Zoom on June 16, 2020. Northern Miner group publisher Anthony Vaccaro asked Boyd how the company dealt with the

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    COPPER: Ero Copper hits best drill intercept at Curaca, stock rises

    June 23, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRAZIL – Ero Copper has hit its highest grade-metre intercept drilled to date at its 99.6%-owned Vale do Curaçá property in Bahia state. On Tuesday, the company released drill results received from March through to early June of this year, focusing

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    Diamonds Snapshot: Six juniors staying in the game

    June 16, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate

    For companies without the size and heft of the big producers De Beers and Alrosa, the diamond space has always been a challenging one – even before the coronavirus pandemic. But with long-term fundamentals that point to a bright future

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    TECHNOLOGY: Kinross, acQuire join forces to upgrade app for blasthole sampling

    June 16, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEVADA – Kinross Gold has joined forces with acQuire, a geoscience data management software provider, to update its geoscientific information management (GIM) suite and add a new mobile data capture solution for blasthole sampling. A team from Kinross’s Round Mountain open-pit grade

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    Imperial, Newcrest confirm high-grade mineralization at Red Chris

    June 15, 2020 by Carl Williams

    Exploration drilling has confirmed the continuity of high-grade mineralization at the Red Chris copper-gold mine in northwest British Columbia, 80 km south of Dease Lake and 1,700 km from Vancouver. The mine is a joint venture between Imperial Metals (TSX: III) and

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    COPPER: ABB, Zijin join forces in Serbia

    June 15, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    SERBIA – Multinational ASEA Brown Boveri (ABB) and Zijin Mining, China’s top gold producer, entered into an agreement to install state-of-the-art, ring-geared mill drives and control systems at the Veliki Krivelj copper mine in Serbia. Located in the southern Bor District,

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    Taseko maintains production through pandemic

    June 11, 2020 by Dan Sekulich

    While gold miners have been stealing the pandemic limelight as that precious metal’s price has soared, copper miners have struggled with the collapse of their main markets, like China, and the closure of major production mines in places like Chile