Canadian Mining Journal


Zinc and Lead


  • News

    JV Article: Osisko Metals’ Pine Point on track to be a major source of clean, high-grade zinc

    April 15, 2021 by Northern Miner staff

    Osisko Metals’ (TSXV: OM; US-OTC: OMZNF) Pine Point project in the Northwest Territories has “all the ingredients you want for an outstanding base metals project,” says the company’s Chairman and CEO Robert Wares. The past-producing zinc-lead project, located about 60

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    HighGold steps out Johnson Tract in Alaska

    April 14, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Final results for nine holes drilled as part of a 32-hole drill program completed last year at HighGold Mining’s (TSXV: HIGH) gold-polymetallic project in southcentral Alaska expand mineralization by 180 metres down-plunge, and on strike of earlier stepout intercepts. Overall,

  • Eloro drilling continues to outline potential ‘world class’ silver-tin deposit in Bolivia

    April 13, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Eloro Resources (TSXV: ELO) has released results from five holes drilled at its Iska Iska silver-polymetallic deposit in southern Bolivia, where a 50,000-metre drill program is underway. Highlights from drilling at the Santa Barbara Breccia pipe (SBBP) include: 73.3 metres

  • Solar power to reduce emissions, costs, at Trevali’s Rosh Pinah mine

    April 7, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Trevali Mining (TSC: TV) is looking to solar power to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions at its Rosh Pinah underground zinc-lead mine in southwestern Namibia. The Canadian base metals miner has signed a 15-year renewable power purchase agreement with Emerging

  • Arizona Metals raising $15M to triple Kay Mine drilling to 75,000 metres

    April 5, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Toronto-based Arizona Metals (TSXV: AMC) has entered into an agreement with a syndicate of underwriters, led by Stifel GMP and Clarus Securities, to raise $15 million. These funds are expected to allow the Arizona-focused explorer to triple its Kay Mine

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    Falco updates feasibility on low-cost Horne 5 gold project in Quebec

    March 25, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Quebec-focused developer Falco Resources (TSXV: FPC) has released the results of an updated feasibility study on a development of the Horne 5 deposit below the historic Horne mine in the Rouyn-Noranda area of Quebec. The study outlines a 15-year underground

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    Foran reports wide copper intervals from McIlvenna Bay

    March 18, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    With a feasibility study underway for its McIlvenna Bay copper-zinc project in eastern Saskatchewan, developer Foran Mining (TSXV: FOM) has released assay results for two infill holes. The holes were drilled as part of a 30,000-metre program and are expected

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    BeMetals starts PEA on South Mountain project

    March 17, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    With an updated resource for its past-producing zinc-silver-gold-copper South Mountain project expected in April, BeMetals (TSXV: BMET) has also started a preliminary economic assessment (PEA), which is scheduled for completion by September. “These studies are part of the critical path

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    JV Article: Cerro Las Minitas transforms Southern Silver into one of the world’s largest silver developers

    March 11, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Southern Silver Exploration (TSXV: SSV) is sitting on one of the world’s largest undeveloped silver projects, Cerro Las Minitas in Durango, Mexico. The flagship property is now under 100% control of the company since it bought out its partner, Electrum

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    Osisko Metals reports high zinc, lead grades from Pine Point

    March 8, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Osisko Metals (TSXV:OM) has reported assays for the first four holes drilled as part of an infill and hydrogeological program at the past-producing Pine Point zinc-lead project in the Northwest Territories, 60 km from Hay River. These drillholes targeted the

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    Trilogy, South32 partner with Alaska to fund critical mine road

    February 16, 2021 by Cecilia Jamasmie

    Ambler Metals, a joint venture between Canada’s Trilogy Metals (TSX, NYSE: TMQ) and Australia’s South32 (ASX, LSE, JSE: S32), has inked a development funding agreement with the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority (AIDEA) aimed at building a critical road

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    Kutcho Copper grows copper-zinc resource ahead of feasibility release

    February 11, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Kutcho Copper (TSXV: KC) has released an updated resource for its Kutcho copper-zinc project in northwestern B.C. The latest resource features an 8% increase in measured and indicated tonnes and a 24% growth in inferred tonnes when compared with the