Canadian Mining Journal



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    AWARD: Lundin Gold wins second UN sustainability honour

    November 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Vancouver’s Lundin Gold has won a second award from the United Nations Global Compact Canada and was recognized at the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals leadership awards held on Nov. 14. The award recognizes Lundin Gold’s and the Lundin

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    Para Resources pours first doré bar at Gold Road mine

    November 19, 2019 by Jean Lian

    Para Resources (TSXV: PBR; US-OTC: PRSRF) has poured the first doré bar at its Gold Road mine in Arizona, 24 km northeast of the state’s borders with California and Nevada. Ian Harris, the company’s president, expects the mine to produce a

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    GOLD: Lundin reports first FDN gold poured

    November 18, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ECUADOR – Vancouver-based Lundin Gold held the inauguration ceremony of its Fruta del Norte gold project on Nov. 14. The event was attended by all levels of government authorities, representatives from the Canadian embassy, major shareholders, financiers, community representatives, partner

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    Banro calls again for force majeure in DRC

    November 18, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Unlike the recurring attacks by armed jihadists in Burkina Faso, the rebel groups that are making mining impossible for Banro Corp. in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are motivated more by commercial than religious reasons, CEO Brett Richards

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    GOLD: Barrick to divest stake in Kalgoorlie mine

    November 18, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    AUSTRALIA – Barrick Gold has agreed to sell its 50% interest in Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines (KCGM) in Western Australia to Saracen Mineral Holdings for US$750 million in cash. KCGM owns and operates the Kalgoorlie mine, also known as the Super Pit, about

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    HAULAGE: Cat moves a billion tonnes autonomously at Fortescue Metals

    November 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Caterpillar and its flagship autonomous operation, the Fortescue Metals Group (FMG) iron ore mine in Western Australia, continue to set records. FMG recently announced an impressive milestone – 1 billion tonnes of material moved with the help of

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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