Canadian Mining Journal Staff

Arctic Star starts work at Diagras property

The Diagras property covers 22,595 hectares with a total of 23 known kimberlites on trend with the Diavik mine.

Nuinsco grabs high grades and VG at Sunbeam

Nuinsco Resources has found high grade gold values up to 122 g/t at the past producing Sunbeam mine.

GIW offers HVF pump to stop airlock in flotation cells

To solve the root cause of airlock, the GIW Industries team developed the High Volume Froth pump.

Fertilizer Canada decries lack of consultation as Saskatchewan ups tax burden

Saskatchewan potash producers had no input before the surprise provincial budget announcement that they may pay an estimated C$117m more next year.

Appointment notices: Falco Resources, Essex Minerals, Copper One, and NexGen Energy

Falco Resources has named Bryan A. Coates chairman following the resignation of Sean Roosen from the board. Coates is also president of Osisko Gold Royalties.

Great Bear drills multiple high grade veins at Dixie project

Great Bear Resources has hit grades as high as 30.15 g/t gold over 7.25 metres during drilling at its Dixie project.

Chalice files new 43-101 for East Cadillac property

The resources include 225,342 measured and indicated tonnes grading 4.17 g/t gold for 30,212 oz. of contained gold.

Champion Iron hunts high grade zones at Powderhorn

The company says the data acquired in 2017 and 2018 demonstrates the presence of a 50-metre thick zinc-bearing unit with several high grade lenses.

Iamgold cuts Westwood workforce by 32%

A planned reduction due to the stage of mine development and a realignment due to the 2019 guidance numbers were considered in making the decision.

Non-contact radar from BinMaster offers precision measurement of liquids

Measuring challenging or corrosive liquids, such as asphalts or syrups, can be mastered using the robust NCR-30.

Endeavour pours first gold at Ity CIL project

The company has poured its first dore bar from its Ity carbon-in-leach project four months earlier than planned and under budget.

Anglo American floats solar farm on tailings at Los Bronces

This pilot project is expected to generate 150 MWh/year from 256 photovoltaic cells.

TerraX traces high grade Giant mine zones onto its BDC target zone

The historical core confirms mineralization from 50 to 425 metres below surface. The company is planning surface work to develop additional drill targets.

MAC says mining needs government support to enhance competitiveness

Capital investment in the mining sector has declined each year since 2012, with investment intentions for 2018 in line with this trend.

Metals Creek releases Garrison drill results

The company has an option to earn a 100% interest in the Garrison property, which lies between projects owned by Osisko Metals and Kirkland Lake Gold.

Canada invests $72 million in clean technology for two Alberta companies

The funds will go to oil sands producer Canadian Natural Resources and Titanium Corp.'s Creating Value from Waste (CVW) technology.

Appointment notices: Haver & Boecker, Algoma Steel, Bold Ventures, and Goldcorp

Goldcorp's Ian Telfer has elected not to join the company’s board of directors when the merger of Goldcorp and Newmont Mining takes effect.

Hudbay buys out Rosemont partner for $75m

Hudbay intends to evaluate a variety of options, including the addition of a new joint venture partner for the development of Rosemont.

Leagold describes Los Filos expansion

The expanded Los Filos project will have a 20-year mine life (2019-2028) during which time 3.2 million oz. of gold will be recovered.

Monarques Gold cuts bonanza grades at McKenzie Break

Monarques Gold has now seen visible gold in 12 of the first 41 holes drilled to date at its McKenzie Break deposit.

Wallbridge confirms continuity at Beschefer project

Wallbridge Mining has intersected 2.55 g/t gold over 20.0 metres at its Beschefer property in Quebec.

RME Geomatics delivers innovative Renegade-M drone

The aircraft will undergo validation testing through the federal government's Build in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP).

PowerOre talks potential of the past producing Opemiska complex

The company has spent the winter poring over historical drill results and creating a 3D model of the past producing Springer and Perry copper mines.

Fission Uranium hits good grades outside high grade zone

The company hopes to complete a feasibility study and submit the environmental assessment next year.

Great Bear drills 31.4 g/t at Dixie

All five of the holes recently drilled there returned gold mineralization.