Recent Articles

Skeena Resources seeks three-peat in Golden Triangle

Posted on September 1, 2015

Neighbours include Imperial Mines and Pretium Resources.

Markets swoon

Posted on August 20, 2015

Gold is actually having a good day.

Stillwater lays off 119 workers

Posted on August 18, 2015

In the last year, spot platinum prices have slumped by almost a third.

Declining silver price weighs on Hecla's quarter

Posted on August 6, 2015

Net loss of $26.8 million, or $0.07 per share

World's best opal to be displayed at SA museum

Posted on August 6, 2015

Valued at more than $1 million.

Mine purchase and cleanup doesn't please enviro group

Posted on August 5, 2015

A US$2.6 million water treatment system from AZ Mining.

IMAGE GALLERY: Life in Tumbler Ridge during the early '90s

Posted on August 5, 2015

Steve Gill. Photo from Ron Lukey. Ron Lukey posted some stunning black and white portraitsĀ of people living and working in Tumbler Ridge two decades ago. Hello to Tumbler Ridge people. My wife Helene and I lived there in the 80's …

Jubilee Platinum secures $5.03 million for tailings project

Posted on August 5, 2015

Estimated production of 42,000 ounces of PGMs in concentrate per annum.

Banks Island Gold pushes back against media reports

Posted on July 29, 2015

Not closing and the spill was not toxic.

Mining data provider SNL acquired by McGraw Hill for $2.2 billion

Posted on July 28, 2015

SNL Financial was privately held by the private-equity firm New Mountain Capital LLC,, which purchased a 60% stake four years ago.

Underground gold miner limits production after pollution violation

Posted on July 27, 2015

Banks Island Gold accused of pollution spills

Caterpillar CEO says more restructurings are likely

Posted on July 24, 2015

Strong greenback is another drag.

Quick gold mine closures not expected despite bullion's fall

Posted on July 21, 2015

Bullion's slump to a five-year low this week is heaping new pressure on an already stressed gold mining industry but mine closures are not expected to happen quickly as operators instead try to reduce costs to keep operations going.

Canada's mine ministers meet in Halifax

Posted on July 20, 2015

Getting through the downturn.

Nevermind the machines how about paying attention to the minerals?

Posted on July 15, 2015

"There are probably 300 data points available around a typical truck or shovel at a mine site. Not one of those data points relate to the value of that asset being carried."

Wellgreen Platinum's above ground advantage

Posted on July 14, 2015

"I think in general the investor who are interested in a development stage company tend to be the same group of investors. But if they are looking for that allocation in PGMs, they don't have many options to look at outside of South Africa or Russia. It means there are small group of companies who are our peers."

Cameco's uranium shipments halted due to wildfires

Posted on July 9, 2015

Production continues at all the mines.

Mount Polley gets greenlight for a 'restricted re-start'

Posted on July 9, 2015

Production is authorized at half the normal rate.

Bitcoin is way up, euro is way down

Posted on July 5, 2015

Greece votes no.

Exploration's big problem explained in one chart

Posted on July 5, 2015

We need some leadership, people.

Great Barrier reef escapes in-danger listing from UNESCO

Posted on July 5, 2015

Lobbying from the Australian Government

Two lithium juniors combine in $80 million deal

Posted on July 2, 2015

Achieve more at scale.

Thiess wins $137 million Chilean copper mine contract

Posted on July 1, 2015

Mine will produce 50,000 tonnes of copper cathode per year.

Blaze contained at Fortescue's Cloudbreak mine

Posted on July 1, 2015

No injuries.

It's a plane but it lands like a helicopter

Posted on July 1, 2015

Wow.

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