Canadian Mining Journal



  • Recent M&A highlights North American advantage

    December 1, 2017 by D’Arcy Jenish

    Miners look close to home for new acquisitions.

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    BASE METALS: Lundin offers plans for next three years

    November 30, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Lundin Mining Corp. has provided new production guidance for the three-year period beginning in 2018. In 2020, the company expects to be producing as much as 201,000 tonnes of copper, 244,000 tonnes of zinc, and 16,000 tonnes of

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    PUMPS: Tsurumi partners with Hoffman crew for new Gold Rush season

    November 30, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Tsurumi Pumps’ products are featured on the eighth season of Gold Rush, the popular Discovery Channel reality series that follows the exploits of 316 Mining. The Oregon-based mining company chose Tsurumi as its exclusive provider of pumping equipment, which includes numerous

  • GOLD: Northern Vertex files PEA for the Moss Gold Mine in Arizona

    November 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Northern Vertex Mining Corp. announced it has filed on SEDAR its Moss Gold-Silver Project, NI 43-101 Technical Report, Preliminary Economic Analysis, Extended Mine Life, dated as of November 22, 2017. The PEA results were previously disclosed in the company’s news

  • DIAMONDS: Dominion Diamond’s new chapter

    November 23, 2017 by Virginia Heffernan

    One of the biggest deals to hit the diamond world recently is the sale and privatization of Dominion Diamond, Canada’s premier diamond miner and the world’s third largest producer of rough diamonds by value. The sale gives Montana-based Washington Companies a 100%

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    VENTILATION: TLT Actom to Install Mining Ventilation Solution in Ghana for Newmont

    November 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TLT ACTOM will be supplying a turnkey ventilation solution to Newmont Mining Corporation’s Subika Mine based at the Ahafo complex in Ghana. The solution will comprise both large surface fans and bulkhead cooler fans to the mine in order to ensure

  • EDITORIAL: Cameco suspends 40% of production in face of oversupply

    November 22, 2017 by John Cumming, The Northern Miner

    Every mining subsector has its unofficial leader. It’s that company — usually with the largest market capitalization — that has arguably the best combination of top mineral deposits, superb operations, savvy management, high-quality workers, technical excellence, welcoming jurisdictions, a stable

  • GOLD: New Gold Announces Sale of Peak Mines for $58 Million

    November 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – New Gold Inc. today announces that it has entered into a binding agreement with Aurelia Metals Limited to sell the Peak Mines located in Cobar, New South Wales, Australia for cash consideration of $58 million. “Peak has generated significant value for New

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    INVESTMENT: Project owners in Quebec boost spending

    November 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY – The Quebec Mining Association says the most recent publication from the Institut de la statistique du Québec (ISQ) is good news. The numbers show that the cyclical downturn of recent years is reversed, and mining companies are

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    Asanko cuts 2018 production guidance

    November 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Asanko Gold (TSX: AKG; NYSE-MKT: AKG) is not going to meet its 2018 production guidance at its mine in Ghana, the company stated on the back of a site visit to the West African operation. In an updated technical presentation posted

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    ‘Credible threat’: Blockade escalates at Torex Gold’s El Limon-Guajes mine

    November 14, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    An illegal blockade of Torex Gold Resources‘ (TSX: TXG) El Limon-Guajes mine in Mexico that started in the first week of November turned uglier on Monday when 35 people – 25% of whom are unknown to the company – entered the mine site and threatened

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    NICKEL: Ambatovy JV restructured, Sherritt cuts debt

    November 13, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MADAGASCAR – Toronto-based Sherritt International and its partners Sumitomo Corp. and Korea Resources Corp. have restructured the Ambatovy nickel joint venture. Sherritt has shed a 28% interest in the project, retaining only a 12% ownership interest. By reducing its share