Canadian Mining Journal



  • News

    POTASH: Mosaic idles Colonsay mine

    August 8, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN –  The Mosaic Company of Plymouth, Minn., has announced plans to close the Colonsay potash mine near the town of the same name. Layoff notices effective Sept. 10 went out to 359 employees and no suggestion of when the

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    GOLD: Semafo revises 2019 guidance after Mana pit wall failure

    August 7, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    BURKINA FASO – Semafo has cut 2019 production guidance for its Mana mine in Burkina Faso by 40,000 to 50,000 oz. of gold, following a wall failure in the northern part of the Wona pit on Aug. 2. The intermediate gold

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    GOLD: Hecla finds more high grade lenses at Casa Berardi

    August 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Hecla Mining, based in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, has up to six underground drills turning at its Casa Berardi gold project 95 km north of La Sarre. The campaign is paying off with the discovery of several high grade

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    SCREENER-CRUSHER: Clay miner chooses ALLU attachment

    August 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TENNESSEE – ALLU Transformer of East Brunswick, N.J.,. has placed one of its M 3-20 material processing attachments at a montmorillonite clay mine. The miner purchased the mine duty M Series screener-crusher attachment from ALLU to use with its Hitachi

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    Local blockade halts OceanaGold’s Didipio mine in the Philippines

    August 6, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    OceanaGold (TSX: OGC; ASX: OGC) has suspended underground mining at its Didipio gold-copper mine on the island of Luzon in the Philippines due to restraints imposed by the provincial government of Nueva Vizcaya. Local government units have impeded access to the

  • Feature

    New mines, new beginnings

    August 1, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    Canada has several new mines to celebrate – with more on the way

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    GOLD: Barrick outlines plans for growth projects in Latin America

    July 31, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ARGENTINA – Toronto-based Barrick Gold says it remains committed to Latin American, outlining its plans for the next generation of new mine projects. President and CEO Mark Bristow addressed local community leaders and media in the town of San Juan.

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    GOLD: Great Panther optimistic after exploration campaign at Tucano project

    July 31, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRAZIL – Great Panther Mining reported that the first results from in-mine exploration since its acquisition of the Tucano gold mine back in March are returning high gold grades over notable widths below the existing TAP AB3 open pit. In

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    GOLD: SSR Mining drilling brownfield and greenfield targets at Seabee

    July 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – At the Seabee gold mine operation, 125 km northeast of La Ronge, SSR Mining of Vancouver is focused on boosting resources and reserves at the Santoy Gap hanging wall plus the Santoy 8A, 9A and 9C zones. Brownfield

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    HOISTS: Hepburn supports DavyMarkham customers

    July 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Hepburn Engineering has acquired all of the DavyMarkham Limited intellectual property assets. Davy Markham was a U.K.-based engineering firm that designed, manufactured and serviced hoists, winches, compensating sheaves and other hoisting related equipment for the global mining industry.

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    GOLD: Newmont making plans for Goldcorp assets

    July 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    DENVER – Newmont Goldcorp produced 1.59 million oz. of gold in the second quarter of this year, thanks in part to the assets Goldcorp brought to the company when the acquisition closed on April 18, 2019. Now the company has

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    ENVIRONMENT: BHP to invest $400M to slow climate change

    July 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Melbourne-based BHP Group has announced a five year, US$400-million program to develop technologies to fight climate change at its own operations as well as those generated from the use of its resources. BHP has pledged to establish new