Canadian Mining Journal



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    URANIUM: Fission to prepare PEA for underground only option at PLS

    July 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, B.C., is looking at an underground only option for mining its Patterson Lake South property on the southwest edge of the Athabasca Basin. Potential benefits of such a plan include low operating costs, lower

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    GOLD: Iamgold drills 370 g/t at Monster Lake project

    July 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – This year’s winter drilling at the Monster Lake gold project 44 km southwest of Chibougamau is turning up some widly differing assay results. Operator and 50% owner Iamgold of Toronto has tested two shear zones on behalf of

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    GOLD: Altamira to update resource at Cajueiro project

    July 18, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    BRAZIL – Altamira Gold announced that it is working towards completing an updated resource estimate for its flagship Cajueiro gold project located in the northern part of Mato Grosso state in western Brazil. To move ahead, the Canadian miner hired

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    RNC expands Beta Hunt with resource update

    July 15, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Infill and exploration drilling in the Western Flanks Zone of the Beta Hunt gold mine in Western Australia has boosted measured and indicated resources five-fold and inferred resources three-fold, RNC Minerals (TSX:RNX) reports. The updated resource for the Western Flanks zone incorporated

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    GOLD: Maritime continues infill drilling at Hammerdown

    July 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Maritime Resources Corp. has been infill drilling at its Hammerdown gold deposit near the town of King’s Point. The assays from 18 of 19 diamond drill holes in the program have been received. Here are some of the

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    PROCESSING: Metso, Outotec merger creates industry leader

    July 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    FINLAND – Metso Minerals of Helsinki and Outotec of Espoo have announced plans to combine their companies to create an industry leader in equipment and processing for the mineral processing industry. (Metso Flow Control will become an independent company under

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    GOLD: Spanish Mountain hires firm to update block model

    July 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Spanish Mountain Gold has hired Moose Mountain Technical Services to update the block model for its Spanish Mountain gold property 70 km northeast of Williams Lake. The update will include high grade drill results from 2018.

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    GOLD: Orvana completes study on Taguas in Argentina

    July 2, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ARGENTINA – A preliminary economic assessment (PEA) of Orvana Minerals’ Taguas gold project, 25 km north of Barrick Gold’s Veladero mine in Argentina, envisions a conventional open pit, heap leach operation, which would produce for a decade. Orvana announced in May it

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    SILVER: Alexco advances Keno Hill surface construction

    June 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    YUKON – Vancouver-based Alexco Resource Corp. is advancing the site infrastructure projects ahead of the restart of underground mining at the Bermingham deposit, part of the historic Keno Hill silver property. Several projects will be completed this year. A multi-plate

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    PGM: New Age reports positive PEA for River Valley project

    June 27, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – New Age Metals of Vancouver has received the preliminary economic assessment for its 100% owned River Valley platinum group metals project 100 km from Sudbury. The study demonstrates positive economics for a large open pit that would produce

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    GOLD: Red Pine builds up Wawa project

    June 17, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ONTARIO – The land package containing Red Pine Exploration’s Wawa gold project hosts numerous historic mines that in their heyday produced more than 120,000 oz. of gold. The largest gold deposit Red Pine has identified so far on the property, 2

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    NexGen builds scale at Arrow

    June 6, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    The entire footprint of NexGen Energy’s (TSX: NXE; NYSE-AM: NXE) proposed Arrow mine is smaller than a university campus, but could produce 21% of the world’s uranium once in production, the company says. The high grade uranium deposit in Canada’s Athabasca