Canadian Mining Journal



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    COPPER-ZINC: Hudbay Q3 results on track to meet 2019 production guidance

    November 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Hudbay Minerals reported Q3 operating and financial results which put it on track to meet its 2019 production guidance. Company wide Q3 copper production came in at 36,422 tonnes with an additional 28,639 tonnes of zinc as well

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    SURVEYING: SafeSight celebrates 100 drone flights underground at Hoyle Pond

    November 12, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – On the one year anniversary of the launch of the underground drone flight program at Newmont Goldcorp’s Porcupine operation, SafeSight Exploration is excited to celebrate over 100 underground drone flights without incident at the Hoyle Pond gold mine.

  • Fireside chat with Kirkland Lake Gold’s Tony Makuch

    November 11, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    The Northern Miner hosted its third annual Progressive Mine Forum in October. During the event, Tony Makuch, president and CEO of Kirkland Lake Gold (TSX: KL; NYSE: KL), sat down with Northern Miner publisher Anthony Vaccaro for an in-depth fireside chat in front

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    GOLD: Iamgold study expands Essakane mine

    November 11, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BURKINA FASO – A feasibility study has found that increasing the carbon-in-leach (CIL) plant capacity and postponing the heap leach operation to the end of the mine life is more economical than operating both a heap leach and the CIL

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    GOLD: Para pours first doré from Gold Road mine

    November 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARIZONA – Para Resources of Vancouver has poured its first gold doré bar weighing 380 oz. from its Gold Road mine near Oatman. The next step is to begin pouring larger bars as additional mining faces become active and work

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    GOLD: KLGold breaks records with Q3 results

    November 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – High grade gold miner Kirkland Lake Gold has posted record cash flows and net earnings – $0.84 per share – for Q3 2019 (all figures U.S. dollars). The company credits strong production growth and better unit costs. Net

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    ZINC-LEAD-SILVER: Trevali reports record quarterly zinc production

    November 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Trevali Mining Corp. released Q3 financial and operating results from its operations located in Canada, South America and Africa. Q3 zinc production came in at 106.8 million pounds payable, a new record for the company and a slight

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    DIAMONDS: Feasibility confirms strong case for Karowe underground

    November 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BOTSWANA – A new feasibility study shows that underground development at Lucara Diamond’s rich Karowe diamond mine in Botswana could double the mine life of the operation. Open pit mining at the operation is expected to last until mid-2025. For

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    GOLD: Hecla expands high grade at Casa Berardi East mine

    November 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Hecla Mining Co. of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, has completed its recent exploration and definition drilling programs at the Casa Berardi East gold mine 95 km north of La Sarre. The East mine has a history of high grades,

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    POTASH: Mosaic accelerates its Esterhazy K3 mine program

    November 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – The Mosaic Company of Tampa, Fla., says it is accelerating the development of the Esterhazy K3 potash mine by a full year. The new plan means the K1 and K2 shafts can be closed, and the elimination of

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    GOLD: Barrick’s new strategy for Hemlo

    November 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Barrick Gold of Toronto has announced plans to modernize and refocus its efforts at the Hemlo gold mine 350 km east of Thunder Bay. The goal is to upgrade the operation to a Barrick Tier 2 asset and

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    GOLD: Newmont Goldcorp’s Quecher Main project begins commercial production

    November 4, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    PERU – The Quecher Main project at Newmont Goldcorp’s Yanacocha gold mine has achieved commercial production ahead of schedule and under budget. The project will extend the life of the Yanacocha operation to 2027. Quecher Main, 800 km northeast of Lima, is expected to