Canadian Mining Journal Staff

Genesis posts new estimate for Chevrier resources

The main zone contains indicated resources totaling 10.8 million tonnes grading 1.22 g/t gold for 423,000 oz. of gold.

Suncor reports Q4 record 740,800 bbl/d

Funds from all operations were approximately C$2.0 billion in Q4 2018, compared to C$3.0 billion for the same quarter a year earlier.

Outlook brightens for 2019, says Silver Institute

Silver price to strengthen this year and average $16.75 per ounce.

Gold Fields plans mega solar power plant at Grannie Smith

Construction is to begin in May and be complete by Q4 2019.

McEwen says Gold Bar will make first pour this month

Commercial production is expected by the end of Q1 2019.

Croinor expands, offers more high grades for Monarques

Croinor is a historic gold producer for which Monarques completed a prefeasibility study last year.

MMSA awards gold medal to Pierre Lassonde

MMSA considers the gold medal to be the highest honour it can bestow on individuals for exemplary service to the mineral industry.

Rio’s BC Works smelter ASI certified

The ASI certification is the highest internationally recognized standard for environmental, social and governance practices.

Excelsior updates progress at Gunnison in situ project

The entire wellfield – 41 production wells and 22 compliance wells – should be complete by July this year.

Tudor outlines new zone at Treaty Creek

Tudor Gold Corp. has outlined what it calls “Goldstorm,” a new zone at the Treaty Creek property in the Golden Triangle.

Visible Gold acquires remaining 40% of Cadillac East project

Visible Gold also holds the Lucky Break and Cadillac Break claims along 24 km of the prolific Cadillac Fault.

First Cobalt tests feedstock for refinery

The company says the refinery successfully leached 98% of the metal from the cobalt hydroxide with head grades in excess of 20% cobalt.

Fission Uranium advances PLS toward feasibility

28 geotechnical holes are to be drilled as part of the resource development phase of work.

Yorbeau resumes drilling at Scott project

The current program is planned in two phases totaling about 5,000 metres.

QMX drills 39.5 g/t and 31.5 g/t at Bonnefond

Core from work at the tonalitic plug returned 31.55 g/t gold over 1.6 metre.

Lucara recovers 240-ct gem from Karowe

Since mining began in 2012 at Karowe, a total of 43 diamonds heavier than 200 carats have been recovered, including 12 stones larger than 300 carats.

Wesdome deep drilling at Kiena extends Deep A zone

For the entire Kiena complex, the measured and indicated resource is 1.0 million tonnes grading 6.38 g/t gold for 211.100 contained oz.

Sherritt’s year end and 2019 guidance

Sherritt owns 50% of the Moa joint venture, and at Ambatovy it is the operator and holder of a 12% interest.

Anaconda updates resources at Great Northern and Cape Spencer

The numbers represent a 25% increase in tonnage, a 13% increase in grade and a 42% increase in contained oz. compared to the estimate made in 2008.

Imperial 2018 output up, despite Mount Polley decision

For the full year, the company produced 75.3 million lb. of copper and 79,056 oz. of gold.

Star Diamond begins work on Star-Orion bulk sample

The sonic drilling will provide a detailed look at the overburden stratigraphy, and the core drilling will examine the geology of the kimberlite itself.

Teck, WFP tackle zinc deficiency in China

Teck’s Zinc and Health program has reached 100 million people worldwide since 2011.

Cow Mountain yields high grades for Barkerville

The company seems to have no problem drilling bonanza grades, such as 12.26 g/t gold over 7.6 meters in hole CM-18-206, including 97.8 g/t over 0.8 meter

First Cobalt advances Iron Creek

First Cobalt Corp addresses permitting and environmental baseline studies at its Iron Creek cobalt project.

Detour provides guidance for 2019

As many as 22 million tonnes of gold ore will be mined from the Detour Lake pit this year.