Canadian Mining Journal



  • News

    GOLD: Hecla updates Casa Berardi exploration work

    August 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Headquartered in Coeur D’Alene, Idaho, Hecla Mining Company has updated its recent exploration activities at the Casa Berardi gold mine about 100 km north of La Sarre. Hecla is currently mining ore from the East mine crown pillar

  • News

    COPPER-GOLD: Water woes at Centerra’s Mount Milligan

    August 2, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Tucked away in the latest quarterly report from Centerra Gold is the news of a water shortage at the Mount Milligan copper-gold mine 145 km northwest of Prince George. The lack of snowfall last winter and a

  • GOLD: La Mancha injects $125M into Golden Star

    August 2, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Golden Star Resources is getting a cash injection of $125 million from La Mancha Holding of Luxembourg. The deal creates a long term, strategic relationship between the two companies. Golden Star will use the funds to accelerate development

  • News

    GOLD: Yamana celebrates 15 years since IPO

    August 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – On July 31, 2018, Yamana Gold celebrated its 15th anniversary since launching itself as a public company using a reverse takeover. The company’s early portfolio of properties included the Chapada copper-gold mine in Brazil. Yamana commissioned the project

  • Feature

    Canada’s Top 40: Outlook improves, but caution advised

    August 1, 2018 by Marilyn Scales

    A special report takes an in-depth look at how Canada’s Top 40 mining companies area performing

  • Feature

    Kirkland Lake Gold stages a turnaround

    August 1, 2018 by Virginia Heffernan

    Top mover advances nine spots in our Top 40 list

  • Feature

    BTI build global reputation from small town Ontario

    August 1, 2018 by Alisha Hiyate

    How Breaker Technology built a global brand

  • Feature

    Epiroc introduces mechanical miners

    August 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Epiroc develops a line of continuous mining machines for hard rock

  • News

    GOLD: Rock falls cut mining rate for Kalgoorlie Super Pit

    July 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Two rock falls within 12 hours last May at the Kalgoorlie Super Pit 700 km east of Perth are going to put a dent in both owners 2018 gold guidance. The mine is a 50:50 joint venture of

  • News

    GOLD-PALLADIUM: Wheaton closes streaming deal on Stillwater

    July 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. has completed the gold and palladium streaming agreement with Sibanye Gold of South Africa for the Stillwater precious metals project, including the East Boulder mine in Montana. Wheaton made an initial payment of US$500

  • News

    DIAMONDS: Partners expand exploration around Gahcho Kue

    July 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Not content to own and operate the award winning Gahcho Kue mine near Lac de Gras, partners De Beers Canada (51%) and Mountain Province Diamonds (49%) are vigorously exploring the area in the immediate vicinity of the

  • COPPER: Larger share of Grasberg to cost Inalum $3.9B

    July 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    INDONESIA – There is now a non-binding heads of agreement covering the Grasberg copper mine in Papua state. When the details are worked out it will be signed by Freeport-McMoRan, Rio Tinto, the PT-FI joint venture, and state-owned Inalum. Inalum