Canadian Mining Journal

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    Magna tables PFS with ‘base-case’ plan for San Francisco gold mine

    September 17, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Magna Gold has released the results of a preliminary feasibility study (PFS) for its San Francisco mine, acquired earlier this year, in Mexico’s Sonora state. The study suggests a 16,875 t/d heap-leach operation, using existing processing capacity, generating an average

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    Atlantic Nickel extends Santa Rita mine life to 34 years

    September 16, 2020 by Carl Williams

    Appian Capital Advisory’s Atlantic Nickel has released the results from a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) of its wholly owned Santa Rita nickel-copper-cobalt mine in northeastern Brazil.   Santa Rita, one of the largest open-pit nickel sulphide mines in the world, was

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    Gran Colombia sees production boost in August

    September 15, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    Gran Colombia Gold produced a total of 20,644 oz. of gold in August, up 14% over the previous month, the company reported on Monday. This brings total production for the first two months of the third quarter to 38,755 oz., up

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    Harte Gold ramps up Sugar zone mine

    September 9, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Harte Gold has provided an update on the mining and milling progress at its Sugar zone mine in White River, Ont. After restarting mining at the end of July and milling in early August, following a temporary shutdown at the

  • Feature

    Time to shine

    September 1, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate

    Amidst a growing gold rally, CMJ highlights Canada’s Top 10 gold mines.

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    Nexa improves safety and recovery with Orica’s WebGen initiation system

    August 27, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    By using Orica’s fully wireless initiation system, WebGen, Nexa Resources significantly reduced ore dilution to 20%, from 27%, at its Nexa Vazante zinc and lead mine in Brazil, resulting in a net benefit of US$1.6 million, according to a release from

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    Trevali weighs Rosh Pinah expansion with strong prefeasibility returns

    August 25, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The results of Trevali Mining’s prefeasibility study on an expansion of the Rosh Pinah zinc-lead-silver underground mine in Namibia, to 1.3 million tonnes per year from 700,000 tonnes per year, suggest potential for increased production at lower operating costs starting

  • Nomad grows royalty portfolio with US$45.8M Coral Gold acquisition

    August 24, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nomad Royalty has entered into a definitive arrangement agreement to acquire Coral Gold in a cash and share deal valued at US$45.8 million as the company looks to grow its royalty portfolio. Through this transaction, Nomad is adding an uncapped,

  • GOLD: Eric Sprott slashes stake in Gran Colombia

    August 20, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    TORONTO – Eric Sprott is continuing to sell off his holdings in Toronto-based Gran Colombia Gold, the largest underground gold and silver producer in Colombia from its Segovia and Marmato operations. In an early warning report filed on Tuesday evening, it was revealed

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    Americas Gold and Silver hits high-grade silver at Galena complex

    August 19, 2020 by Carl Williams

    Americas Gold and Silver (TSX: USA) has announced drill results from two holes at its Galena complex in the Silver Valley of northwest Idaho, 3 km west of Wallace in Shoshone County. The Galena Complex consists of the operating Galena mine,

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    ASSAYS: Kirkland Lake Gold installs Chrysos PhotonAssay at Fosterville

    August 17, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Kirkland Lake Gold has signed a deal with Chrysos, to install the company’s PhotonAssay technology at its Fosterville mine in Australia. Chrysos PhotonAssay is a chemistry-free replacement for fire assays – it uses high-energy X-rays to excite atomic

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    Endeavour Mining eyes dual listing after Semafo acquisition

    August 17, 2020 by Carl Williams

    Endeavour Mining (TSX: EDV), a Toronto-listed gold mining company with assets in West Africa, is assessing whether to dual list on either the London or New York exchanges as it looks to attract new investors following its recent acquisition of Semafo (TSX: SMF),