Canadian Mining Journal



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    GOLD: Acacia, Tanzanian government reach 50:50 deal

    October 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TANZANIA – Acacia Mining of London, U.K. and the Tanzanian government have reached a deal whereby they will share the benefits from Acacia’s operations on a 50:50 basis going forward. Acacia is 63.9% owned by Toronto’s Barrick Gold. Acacia has

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    GOLD: Atlantic officially opens MRC mine with gold pour

    October 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NOVA SCOTIA – Atlantic Gold Corp. of Vancouver officially opened the Moose River Consolidated gold mine near Halifax with its first gold pour on Oct. 11, 2017. The project has a projected life of nine years during which time about

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    GOLD: New Gold makes first pour at Rainy River mine

    October 10, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto’s First Gold has made the initial gold pour at its Rainy River mine 80 km south of Kenora. The doré bar contains about 500 oz. of gold and 600 oz. of silver. The first ore was fed

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    LITHIUM: Nemaska fires up phase 1 roasting plant

    October 10, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium Quebec City has started processing spodumene concentrate from the Whabouchi mine in the thermal roasting section of its phase 1 hydrometallurgical plant in Shawinigan. The concentrate undergoes calcination and acid baking in the plant. The company

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    COPPER: Copper Mountain reports on Copper Mountain program

    October 3, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Copper Mountain Mining of Vancouver has completed its summer drilling program at the Copper Mountain mine and moved its rig to the new Ingerbelle target, both near Princeton. The successful program at the mine was done to

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    GOLD: Monarques enters producer ranks with acquisition of Beaufor mine

    October 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Monarques Gold Corp. of Montreal has entered the ranks of Quebec gold producers with the acquisition of the Beaufor gold mine 27 km northeast of Val d’Or. The mine produced roughly 20,000 oz. of gold in 2016 and

  • Feature

    Stornoway’s Renard diamond mine reaches full production

    October 1, 2017 by Alisha Hiyate

    Stornoway blazes a trail in Quebec with the province’s first diamond mine

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    Caribou, the cornerstone of Trevali’s zinc strategy

    October 1, 2017 by D’Arcy Jenish

    Trevali thinks zinc in New Brunswick

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    Rambler plans expansion for Ming copper mine

    October 1, 2017 by D'Arcy Jenish

    Expansion is in the works for Ming copper mine

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    POTASH: First unit train arrives in Port Moody from K+S Bethune mine

    September 28, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN –  K+S Potash Canada says the first unit train of product from its Bethune potash mine near the town of the same name has arrived at the handling and storage facility in Port Moody, B.C. The train carried about

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    PUBLICATION: CEMI celebrates 10 years with new SUMIT program journal

    September 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, Ont. – CEMI (Centre for Excellence in Mining Innovation) celebrates a 10-year anniversary of delivering mining innovations by launching the SUMIT Program Journal at its annual general meeting. The publication is authored by researchers and students. This is a

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    Hecla sees ‘huge potential’ along Casa Berardi corridor

    September 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Hecla Mining (NYSE: HL) saw untapped potential at the Casa Berardi gold mine when it swooped in with a “white knight,” $796-million offer for Aurizon Gold in early 2013. The company has invested in unlocking that upside, and its efforts