MINING.com Staff

Toronto miner closer to start drilling at Peruvian project

Palamina just submitted an Environmental Impact Declaration to the Peruvian Ministry of Energy and Mines.

Angola to host first competitive diamond bid sale

Seven exceptional Lulo diamonds, including a 46-carat pink and six top-colour Type IIa white gems, will be showcased.

Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company expects to produce 4.1 million carats in 2019

The state-owned diamond miner wants to produce 10 million carats by 2025.

Orestone Mining expands Captain project

The Vancouver-based miner is staking an additional Cu-Au porphyry target.

First Vanadium confirms high grades at Nevada project

The deposit is considered the largest, highest grade primary vanadium deposit in North America.

MAX Resource to develop large gold project in Colombia

The applications cover a total area of 1,757 square kilometres and are located within the western Chocó department.

Ascot Resources enters agreement to acquire IDM Mining

The Vancouver-based miner said that the goal behind the proposed acquisition is to create a prominent BC gold exploration/development company.

Vancouver miners kick off diamond drilling program in Saskatchewan

ALX Uranium and Denison Mines just launched a winter diamond drilling program at the Hook-Carter uranium project.

San Marco sees positive results from exploration program in Mexico

There is a porphyry copper-molybdenum-gold system at the Espiritu SMR property.

Vancouver miners merge to lead exploration in Mexico

Defiance Silver Corp and ValOro Resources completed a friendly merger.

Falcon Gold reports high grades at Argentinian project

The Vancouver miner has high hopes for its Esperanza project.

Vancouver junior Auryn gets positive results from Peruvian copper-gold project

According to the company, the copper-gold skarn mineralization at its Sombrero project has geological similarities to Glencore’s Tintaya mine and MMG’s Las Bambas mine.

Pancontinental starts drilling Ontario nickel-cobalt-copper project

Pancon revealed that its objective for the initial phase of Montcalm’s program is to drill at least 4,500 metres to test a series of new conductor targets identified in 2018.

Metso offloads grinding media business to Moly-Cop

Transaction includes the sale of Metso Spain Holding, S.L.U, including operations in Bilbao and Seville, Spain.

ePower Metals buys Magenta cobalt project in Mexico

Magenta hosts numerous high-grade cobalt/gold/silver/nickel vein and skarn style deposits.

Tasman Mining to bring historic New Zealand mine back into production

The Blackwater mine was once the most prolific mine in the Reefton Goldfield, producing 700,000 ounces of gold between 1908 and 1951.

Bechtel opens mining innovation center in Chile

The new unit is in charge of developing new technologies that boost productivity, promote environmental sustainability and improve worker safety.

Clean TeQ's Sunrise nickel-cobalt-scandium project gets green light

Sunrise is one of the highest grade and largest nickel and cobalt deposits outside of Africa and one of the largest and highest grade scandium deposits in the world.

Havilah inks agreement for Australia’s largest undeveloped open pit copper-gold deposit

The move brings the company one step closer to being granted a mining lease.

Hudbay completes acquisition of Mason Resources

The deal closed for C$31 million.

Pacific Empire expands copper-gold interests in British Columbia

The Vancouver-based miner consolidated a land position of over 90 square kilometres in the Babine copper-gold porphyry district in central British Columbia.

Jiulian Resources gets permit to drill BC's Big Kidd property

The Kelowna-based miner plans to establish up to 60 drill sites and four kilometres of exploration trail near Merritt.

Only 13% of board members in the mining industry are women: Bedford

When it came to analyzing named executive officers in mining firms, only 8% were women.

New technology allows for digging 100 feet below water

MineWare experts have extended the capability of its Pegasys Dragline Monitor to support underwater digging.

Vancouver’s Falcon Gold searches for gold, silver and copper in Argentina

The company completed its 2018 exploration program on the Esperanza Resources mineral concessions.