Canadian Mining Journal



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    ZINC-COPPER: Foran tables PFS for McIlvenna Bay

    March 12, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – A pre-feasibility study (PFS) released by Foran Mining for its wholly owned McIlvenna Bay project suggests a 3,600 t/d underground mine with on-site processing and tailings storage and the shipping of copper and zinc concentrates to offsite smelters.

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    GOLD: Pretium lowers Valley of the Kings reserve grade

    March 10, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Pretium Resources has released updated resources and reserves for the Valley of the Kings zone at the Brucejack mine as well as an updated life of mine plan. Most notable is the 36% drop in the reserve

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    NICKEL-COBALT: Canada Nickel tables maiden Crawford resource

    March 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – A day after its shares started trading on the TSX Venture exchange, Canada Nickel Company released a maiden resource estimate for the wholly-owned Crawford nickel-cobalt sulphide project near Timmins. The resource features 600.4 million tonnes in the measured

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    COPPER-ZINC: Rockcliff updates Tower and Talbot resources

    March 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MANITOBA – Rockcliff Metals has released resource updates for the Tower and Talbot volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) deposits within the Flin Flon-Snow Lake greenstone belt. At its wholly-owned Tower property, indicated resources are now at 1 million tonnes grading 5.74%

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    GOLD: Osisko grows Windfall resource to 5.1M oz

    February 20, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – With the release of an updated resource for Osisko Mining’s 124-sq.-km Windfall project, total resources in all categories increased to 5.1 million oz., at an average grade of 8.6 g/t gold. The indicated component features 4.1 million tonnes

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    GOLD: New Gold rejigs mine plans, focuses on cash flow

    February 13, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – With the release of optimized mine plans for both its Rainy River and New Afton mines, New Gold is focusing on cash flow generation. The company also provided full-year financial results and issued guidance for 2020; operating results

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    LITHIUM: International Lithium grows Mariana resource by 253%

    February 10, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    ARGENTINA – International Lithium announced that its Mariana lithium project has been estimated to contain 4.4 million tonnes of lithium carbonate (Li2CO3) equivalent in the measured and indicated category, an increase of 253% over the 2017 estimate of 1.2 million

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    Ivanhoe boosts resource for Kamoa-Kakula in DRC

    February 6, 2020 by Northern Miner Staff

    Ivanhoe Mines has updated the resource estimate for its massive Kamoa-Kakula project in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Kamoa-Kakula — among the world’s largest copper deposits – contains 1.4 billion indicated tonnes grading 2.74% copper for 83.7 billion lb. copper

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    GRAPHITE: South Star releases PFS for Santa Cruz

    February 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRAZIL –Pre-feasibility study results released for South Star Mining’s wholly-owned 130-sq.-km Santa Cruz project suggest a two-phase approach for development of the graphite asset in southern Bahia. The associated project net present value estimate, at a 5% discount rate, stands

  • LITHIUM: Frontier Lithium expands PAK with first Spark resource

    February 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SUDBURY, ONT. – Fourteen months after its discovery, Frontier Lithium has released a maiden resource for its Spark deposit, part of its PAK lithium project, in northwestern Ontario. The pegmatite deposit contains 3.3 million indicated tonnes grading 1.59% Li2O and

  • GOLD: Ascot raises $10M in private placement

    February 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Ascot Resources has announced a non-brokered private placement of up to 7.8 million common shares and 5.1 million flow-through shares for gross proceeds of $10 million. The net proceeds of the offering will be used to fund

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    GOLD: Allegiant increases Eastside resource

    January 28, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Allegiant Gold has released an updated resource estimate for the Original zone at its flagship 67-sq.-km Eastside project. The update features 57.1 million inferred tonnes grading 0.6 g/t gold-equivalent for a total of 1.1 million oz. and is