Canadian Mining Journal


Silver


  • JV Article: A global royalty and streaming creation company

    January 21, 2021 by Northern Miner staff

    Empress Royalty (TSXV: EMPR) has made an impressive start for a company in just six months. Since its creation in July 2020, the global precious metals royalty and streaming investment company has already built a portfolio of 14 precious metal royalties,

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    Clean Air Metals tables resource for Thunder Bay North based on underground scenario

    January 20, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Clean Air Metals has released updated resources for the PGM-cobalt-copper-nickel Current Lake and Escape Lake deposits within its Thunder Bay North project in Ontario, 50 km from Thunder Bay. The company now plans to advance Current Lake towards a preliminary

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    Alexco drills high silver grades below Bermingham deposit at Keno Hill

    January 19, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    As Alexco Resource is starting up its Keno Hill silver mine in the Yukon, the company has reported drill results from its surface exploration program focused on the Bermingham Northeast Deep zone, approximately 150 metres below the existing resource. The

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    Pan American expects silver output to rise 35% in 2021

    January 19, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Americas-focused precious metals producer Pan American Silver has reported its 2020 production results and provided guidance for 2021. Last year’s silver and gold output – at 17.3 million silver oz. and 522,400 gold oz. – came in just below prior

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    Premier updates ‘cornerstone asset’ PEA for McCoy-Cove

    January 18, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Following last month’s announcement of the sale of Premier Gold Mines to Equinox Gold, Premier has released an updated preliminary economic assessment for its McCoy-Cove property in Nevada. The past-producing asset will be part of i-80 Gold, a U.S.-focused spin-out

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    Trevali meets 2020 production guidance, expects higher output in 2021

    January 18, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Trevali Mining has released its 2020 production results, as well as production and costs guidance for 2021. Last year, the miner generated 313 million lb. of zinc, in line with its guidance for 312 million lb. to 327 million lb.

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    Lucky Friday ramp-up buoys Hecla’s 2020 silver production

    January 14, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Buoyed by the ramp-up of its Lucky Friday mine in Idaho, following a nearly three-year strike by unionized workers at the operation, Hecla Mining produced 13.5 million oz. of silver in 2020 – the highest since 2016. The strike, which

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    Orla tables updated feasibility for Camino Rojo with increased reserves, longer mine life

    January 12, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Orla Mining has released an updated feasibility study for its Camino Rojo heap leach oxide gold project in Mexico. The latest study features a 54% increase in reserves and a 3.5-year mine life extension for the operation, which is currently

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    New Found Gold hits shallow high-grade in Keats stepout

    January 11, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    New Found Gold has released partial assay results for four holes completed at the Keats zone and for six initial holes completed at the Little-Powerline zone within its Queensway gold project in Newfoundland. The Keats results include high-grade, near surface

  • Copper Mountain reports record Q4 production

    January 7, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal

    After beating its production guidance for 2020 and reporting a record fourth quarter, Copper Mountain Mining is guiding a further 22% increase in production this year. The B.C.-based miner’s 75%-owned Copper Mountain mine, 20 km south of Princeton, B.C., produced

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    Skeena discovers near-surface mineralization within Eskay resource pit

    January 6, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Infill drilling at Skeena Resources’ past-producing gold-silver Eskay Creek project in the Golden Triangle in northwest B.C. hit high-grade mineralization at surface within the 22 Zone resource pit. Drill highlights from the 22 Zone include 26.3 metres of 3.05 g/t

  • Bear Creek raising $30M in bought deal

    January 6, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Bear Creek Mining is raising $30 million in a bought-deal financing led by Stifel GMP. The net proceeds of the offering are expected to be used for ongoing development work at the company’s flagship Corani silver-lead-zinc project in southern Peru