Canadian Mining Journal



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    GOLD: KLGold launches VRIFY deal room to find potential new opportunities

    June 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Cash rich and expansion mined, Kirkland Lake Gold has launched a new corporate initiative using VRIFY technology to make it easier to find potential investment opportunities. The gold deal room uses a VRIFY cloud-based platform. This is a

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    COPPER: First Quantum ships first concentrate from Cobre Panama

    June 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    PANAMA – First Quantum Minerals of Toronto said the first shipment of copper concentrate from the $6.3-billion Cobre Panama project has left port. The open pit mine and mill, located 120 km west of Panama City, is owned 90% by

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    COPPER-GOLD: Orestone to start exploring copper-gold project

    June 24, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    CHILE – Orestone Mining has started exploration work on its Resguardo copper-gold porphyry project in northern Chile. In a press release, Orestone said that a geophysical contractor has been mobilized to conduct a 10 line-kilometre induced polarization and resistivity geophysical survey

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    IRON ORE: Champion Iron unearths 33.4% IRR for Bloom Lake expansion

    June 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal’s Champion Iron must like the feasibility study done for the phase two expansion of its Bloom Lake iron mine 400 km north of Sept-Iles, near the town of Fermont. The after tax internal rate of return is

  • ENVIRONMENT: BQE Water to supply SART plant for GoGold’s Parral project

    June 20, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MEXICO – BQE Water, a leader in the management of mine wastewater and metallurgical bleed streams, has been retained by GoGold Resources to supply a SART plant at the Parral tailings project in Chihuahua. The contract comes after on site testing and

  • World copper mine production falls 1.8% in early 2019, ICSG says

    June 20, 2019 by John Cumming

    The following is an edited release from the International Copper Study Group (ICSG) showing preliminary data for world copper supply and demand for February 2019. For more detailed information, visit www.icsg.org. Preliminary data indicates that world copper mine production declined 1.8%

  • DIAMONDS: Lucara has two-pronged growth plan, CEO Eira Thomas says

    June 20, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    LONDON, U.K. – The following is an edited excerpt of an interview with Lucara Diamond president and CEO Eira Thomas, carried out by Dean MacPherson, head of business development for global mining at TMX Group, at The Northern Miner’s Canadian Mining Symposium

  • MERGER: Pala to acquire Cobalt 27, create Nickel 28

    June 18, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Cobalt 27 Capital Corp. has reached an agreement with Swiss-based Pala Investments whereby Pala will acquire 100% of Cobalt 27’s common shares. Cobalt 27 shareholders will receive $5.75 per share – $3.57 in cash and $2.28 in shares

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    DUST CONTROL: Earth Alive sends biosurfactants to control airborne particles

    June 18, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Dust control is becoming a necessity at mining sites. Less dust in the air improves operational safety, lessens the impact on neighbouring communities, and prevents health problems for workers. The predominant solution to current dust control is using

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    DIAMONDS: New kimberlite found at Gahcho Kue says Mountain Province

    June 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Toronto-based Mountain Province Diamonds has announced the discovery of a new kimberlite at the Gahcho Kue diamond mine 280 km northeast of Yellowknife. The mine is owned 49% by Mountain Province and operated by De Beers Canada,

  • DIAMONDS: Bridge loan gives Stornoway some breathing room

    June 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Stornoway Diamond Corp. and its material subsidiaries have arranged bridge financing to keep the Renard mine operating while the company undertakes a strategic review with the aim of restructuring its finances. The Renard diamond project is the company’s

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    SAFETY: Monarch’s Beaufor mine wins F.J. O’Connell trophy

    June 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Monarch Gold Corp., owner and operator of the Beaufor gold mine 20 km northeast of Val d’Or, says the mine is the 2018 winner of the F.J. O’Connell trophy awarded by the Quebec Mining Association. The F.J.