Canadian Mining Journal

  • OILSANDS: Teck’s Frontier project gets grudging okay from joint panel

    July 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALBERTA – Late last week the joint federal-provincial panel reviewing Teck Resources’ Frontier oilsands project sent its report to Minister of Environment and Climate Change Catherine McKenna. The report urges regulators to approve the $20.6-billion project 110 km north of

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    VANADIUM: Delrey authorized to drill at Newfoundland property

    July 11, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Following its recent acquisition of the Four Corners project, Delrey Metals received this week authorization from the Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Natural Resources to establish up to 20 drill sites and four trenches on the property. Four Corners is

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    TUNGSTEN-MOLY: Northcliff’s Scisson project receives final federal permit

    July 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Vancouver-based Northcliff Resources says the final federal authorization has been received for the Scisson tungsten-molybdenum project 60 km northwest of Fredericton. Environmental approvals were given in 2015 and 2017 for the project. Mining, crown lease, construction and

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    GOLD: Permit received for Alamos’ expansion of Island Gold mine

    May 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Alamos Gold has received the amended permit for expansion of the Island Gold mine to 1,200 t/d from the provincial Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks. The mine is located about 83 km northeast of Wawa.

  • ENVIRONMENT: Stantec secures approval for Greenstone’s Hardrock pit

    May 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Greenstone Gold Mines’ Hardrock open pit gold project has passed an important regulatory phase. The environmental assessment (EA) was recently approved under the Ontario Environmental Assessment Act. This is the third provincial mining EA approved in Ontario’s history. With both

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    URANIUM: NexGen begins Rook I environmental assessment

    April 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based NexGen Energy says the Rook I project description has been accepted by the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) and the Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment. That clears the way for the company to begin the environmental assessment of

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    GOLD: GoldMining receives water licence, land use permits for Yellowknife project

    April 17, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – The Mackenzie Valley Land and Water Board has given Vancouver-based GoldMining Inc. the water licence and land use permits for its Yellowknife gold project north of the town of the same name. The permits refer specifically for

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    GOLD-SILVER: New Gold given environmental nod for Blackwater project

    April 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The federal government has given the environmental okay to the Blackwater gold-silver project 150 km south of Vanderhoof, saying it doesn’t anticipate significant adverse effects. The project is 100% owned by New Gold of Toronto. The project

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    GOLD: TerraX’s Yellowknife City gold property gets land use permit

    February 27, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – TerraX Minerals announced that the Mackenzie Valley Land and Water Board in Yellowknife, Canada, issued a land use permit that approves the company’s exploration plan on all the land holdings of its Yellowknife City gold property. The new permit, effective

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    GOLD: TMAC completes permitting for Madrid and Boston projects

    January 15, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NUNAVUT – With the receipt of Type A water licences, Toronto-based TMAC Resources has completed the permitting of its Madrid (both north and south) and Boston gold deposits. The Minister of Intergovernmental and Northern Affairs approved the licences, as recommended

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    GOLD-COPPER: Jiulian Resources gets permit to drill Big Kidd property

    December 18, 2018 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Jiulian Resources announced that it has received a five-year area-based permit from the British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources to establish up to 60 drill sites and four kilometres of exploration trail for core

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    Romanian gov’t grants Euro Sun license for Rovina

    November 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Euro Sun Mining (TSX: ESM) has become the first non-state-owned entity to receive a ratified mining license for its Rovina Valley copper-gold project in Romania, signalling that the East European nation is open for business, the company says. The mining company