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    MINING PEOPLE: Arcland, Ethos Gold, Galantas, Gold Resource, Liberty Gold, Sherritt

    May 20, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Management appointments announced this week include: As part of its strategic review, Angkor Resources has made the following management changes: Delayne Weeks as CEO, replacing Stephen Burega who is leaving the company; and Mike Weeks as executive VP operations. Richard

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    Wesdome expands Kiena Footwall zone, eyes Q4 mining restart

    May 19, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Underground drilling by Wesdome Gold Mines (TSX: WDO) at the Kiena mine complex in Val d’Or, Que., has expanded the high grade Footwall zone over 300 metres down plunge. Drilling in the footwall returned excellent grades: 41.2 g/t gold over

  • Sprott, New Found Gold increase positions in Labrador Gold

    May 19, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Labrador Gold Corp. (TSXV: LAB) has closed a non-brokered private placement, raising $15 million from the sale of 16.7 million working capital units at a price of $0.90 each. A single unit consists of one common share and one-half share

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    West Cache gold permitting, study update from Galleon

    May 19, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Galleon Gold (TSXV: GGO) has updated progress the baseline studies and permitting plans underway at its 100% owned West Cache gold project, 13 km west of Timmins, Ont. Work is underway on several programs that will allow plans to move forward.

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    Platinum demand, deficit to grow in 2021

    May 19, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    The World Platinum Investment Council (WPIC) saw demand for platinum to grow in the first quarter, but there will be an annual supply deficit, the third in a row, in 2021. The outlook was detailed in the Council’s Platinum Quarterly,

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    Schauenburg expands into underground office at Norcat centre

    May 19, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Schauenburg Industries, a leader in innovative ventilation products for the mining, tunnelling, forestry and other related industries, is proud to announce the opening of its new office within the Norcat Underground Centre, located in Sudbury, Ont. Access to the underground

  • Endomines restarts operations at Friday mine

    May 19, 2021 by MINING.COM Staff

    Endomines AB announced on Tuesday the restart of operations at its Friday mine and mill in Idaho. According to the company, mine development will start in June 2021. Around 3,000 tonnes of ore, currently stockpiled on the surface at the

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    RANKED: World’s top 10 biggest copper mines

    May 18, 2021 by Jackson Chen

    Copper, the highly conductive red metal vital to the manufacturing of products essential to the electrification of the world’s energy systems is also used in heating, cooling, electronics, power generation and transmission, automotive applications and has antimicrobial abilities. Demand from the green

  • Canada Nickel drills new discovery at MacDiarmid project

    May 18, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    The first three holes that Canada Nickel (TSXV: CNC) at the MacDiarmid nickel project have returned significant intersections of mineralized dunite. This is a new discovery located 15 km west of the Kidd Creek copper mine and  23 km southwest

  • McIlvenna Bay world’s first carbon neutral copper project

    May 18, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Foran Mining (TSXV: FOM; OTCQX: FMCXF) reports that its 100%-owned McIlvenna Bay is the world’s first carbon neutral copper development project. The milestone was reached following the completion of carbon purchases to offset emissions from 10 years of exploration. The

  • Aluminum-ion battery developed in Australia

    May 18, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    An Australian clean technology company, Graphene Manufacturing Group (TSXV: GMG), has developed a super fast-charging, high-performance graphene aluminum-ion battery. The development work was done through an intellectual property collaboration between the GMG and The University of Queensland. The new, patent

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    West High Yield updates magnesium progress in BC

    May 18, 2021 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    West High Yield Resources (TSXV: WHY) is concentrating on metallurgical work for its Record Ridge magnesium deposit near Rossland, B.C. The company has initiated the final stage of the permitting process that was previously on hold due to financial challenges