Canadian Mining Journal Staff

Leaders in exploration and development to be recognized at next AME Roundup

The Association for Mineral Exploration has announced the winners of its 2018 celebration of excellence award who will be recognized for their significant efforts and contribution to the mining industry.

Junior capitalization up 6% in year ended June 30

2018 was a relatively quiet year for the junior mining sector, we hope to see more of an upswing in 2019 - Dean Braunsteiner, national mining leader, PwC Canada

Anaconda files updated resource estimate for Goldboro

Over an 8.8-year mine life, Anaconda expects to produce a total of 375,000 oz. of gold at an all-in-sustaining cost of US$654 per oz.

Osisko Metals releases Pine Point inferred pit resource

Next year Osisko plans to test the brownfield mineral potential along the entire 65-km Pine Point trend.

Government rejects Sierra Metals’ tailings EIA for Yauricocha expansion

Sierra Metals has 15 business days to provide a re-evaluation to the authorities to initiate a review process.

McEwen Mining making plans $20m exploration on Timmins properties

The company will offer approximately 6.0 million flow-through shares priced at $3.02 each.

South Arturo JV to expand production in late 2019

Premier Gold Mines of Thunder Bay, Ont., has provided an update on development at the South Arturo joint venture in the Carlin Trend.

Wesdome extends Eagle River zone 7 at depth

Drifting and drilling the 7 zone at the Eagle River mine has resulted in longer than average strike lengths and extended the zone at depth.

Atlantic offers resource extension drill results for three projects

Atlantic Gold Corp. has updated the results for its most recent resource extension drilling at its three gold projects near Halifax.

Vale, Glencore team up to explore near Sudbury

A joint approach could allow for resources to be unlocked that would likely not otherwise be productive - Ricus Grimbeek, COO, Vale’s North Atlantic Operations and Asian Refineries

Mason updates economics in Lac Gueret FS

At 17.9% graphitic carbon, the Lac Gueret deposit is likely one of the highest grade graphite deposits in the world.

Drill results from Spanish Mountain cut more good grades in pit area

The selective program targeted the high grade, near surface first zone, and the results did not disappoint.

E3 Metals technology improves concentration and recovery

E3 says its extraction process is better than existing methods.

Taseko to buy out Yellowhead Mining

Yellowhead is the owner of the Harper Creek copper-gold-silver project about 90 km from Kamloops, British Columbia.

Monarques tables feasibility study for Wasamac

The study concludes that the underground mine will produce an annual average of 142,000 oz. of gold over a life of 11 years.

Update on Greyhound exploration in Nunavut

The project is located 40 km north of Baker Lake, and 32 km south of Agnico’s Meadowbank gold mine.

Goldcorp pours first doré from Pyrite Leach at Penasquito

Commissioning of the plant began in Q3 2018, and it is now treating existing tailings around the clock.

Dunnedin acquires MPD porphyry project

Earlier this week, the company updated readers on its exploration program at the Kahuna kimberlite.

Group Eleven updates resource at Ballinalack

Group Eleven based its estimate on 102 diamond drill holes totaling 26,042 metres using 40- by 40-metre grid.

Test mining at Madsen yields 56% more oz than predicted says Pure Gold

Pure Gold purchased the Madsen property in 2014, advancing the project to the current development stage. 

Aurelius acquires 100% of Mikwam property

Aurelius previously made cash payments of $25,000 and issued 1.5 million shares to ALX.

Tacora secures $212m cash to restart Scully mine

The mine has been closed since 2014 when former-owner Cliffs Natural Resources pulled out of Canada.

Macassa No.4 headframe rises over Kirkland Lake

The skyline of Kirkland Lake changed recently when the 65-metre-tall concrete headframe for Kirkland Lake Gold’s new Macassa No.4 shaft was slip formed in just 10 days.

Appia drills high grade TREO at Alces Lake

The property, east of Uranium City, returned 10.02% TREO by weight over 3.55 metres.

Gladiator deposit grows for Bonterra Resources

Bonterra says two rigs are currently in operation at Gladiator.