Goldcorp. Mining News

Can blockchain help drive miners' bottom line?

“Mining is the slowest industry to adapt to new technology.”

Canadian regulator clears Newmont’s $10B merger with Goldcorp

The companies announced their planned all-share tie-up in January, just two weeks after the Barrick-Randgold merger was finalized.

Gold-stock mega-mergers bad

Combining major gold miners already struggling with slowing production doesn’t solve the problem, but only masks it for a single year.

Barrick Gold posts $1.2 billion quarterly loss, sees cost rising in 2019

The company pinned the cost increases partly on mining ending at its low-cost Cortez Hills open pit in Nevada in the first half of the year.

Lead production expected to grow in 2019 – report

Wood Mackenzie forecasts that global lead production will increase in 2019 by about 250 kt.

Goldcorp CEO could exit with $6.9m in biggest gold M&A

The company reported a worse-than-expected third-quarter loss in October, sending shares to the lowest since 2002 a day later.

Newmont deal for Goldcorp erodes Canada's gold clout further

Canada’s influence on the global mining industry appears to be shrinking by the day.

Newmont grabs Goldcorp in $10B deal that creates world's top gold miner

Massive deal creates company that challenges rival Barrick as the world’s largest gold producer.

Eleanore South JV continues to yield strong grades

The property is adjacent to Goldcorp’s Eleonore gold project in the James Bay region.

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.

Goldcorp and IBM find way to improve predictability for gold mineralization

The companies launched 'IBM Exploration with Watson' in Canada.

Gold mines to inject new life into Canada’s far north

Economic growth in Yukon and Nunavut is expected to surpass the rest of Canada due to new mine construction.

Canada injects C$5m into Goldcorp’s Borden mine as prize for innovation

Grant supports innovation to cut greenhouse emissions, which the gold miner will do by opening the first underground mine in Canada to replace all diesel mobile equipment with battery electric vehicles.

Here’s how much global equity funds are allocating to gold stocks

(FAANG) Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, and Google vs (BANNG) Barrick Gold, Agnico Eagle, Newmont Mining, Newcrest Mining, and Goldcorp.

Eldorado Gold risks missing 2017 guidance over issues with Turkish mine

It now expects to produce at least 180,000-210,000 ounces of gold this year at Kışladağ, which brings Eldorado's full-year guidance down from 365,000-400,000 ounces to 315,000-365,000 ounces.

Canada’s Goldcorp to make Borden an all-electric mine

The innovation is expected to eliminate all greenhouse gases associated with the movement of ore and waste rock, equal to 5,000 tons of CO2 per year.