Silver Mining News

Bactech seeks Government Funding for Bioleach Plant to Neutralize Toxic Arsenic Tailings in Cobalt, Ontario

BacTech Mining Corporation has applied for $10 million in government funding to build a pilot bioleach plant in the Cobalt area of Northern Ontario to neutralize the arsenic-laden tailings dumped there in the early 1900s. […]

Gekko Systems Sells Additional Five ILRs to San José

Gekko Systems has announced that South American mining company, Minera Santa Cruz, has ordered five InLine Leach Reactors (ILRs) for its San José mining project in Santa Cruz province, Argentina. The order comprises Gekko Systems' […]

Komatsu America Corp. Dozer Recognized for Design Excellence

Aug 13, 2008 D51-22 Crawler Dozer Wins Silver International Design Excellence Award Rolling Meadows, IL, August 7, 2008—Komatsu America Corp.’s D51 EX/PX-22 crawler dozer won a silver award for their design in the IDEA® (International […]

Santa Fe Gold Agrees to Purchase Processing Equipment and Real Property for Summit Silver-Gold Project

ALBUQUERQUE, NM–(Marketwire – June 3, 2008) – Santa Fe Gold Corp (OTCBB: SFEG), a U.S.-based mining and exploration enterprise focused on gold, silver, copper and industrial minerals, today announced that it had entered into a […]

Couer takes safety to heart

Coeur d’Alene Mines has received five major safety awards from the International Society of Mine Safety Professionals (ISMSP) for its safe operations, as well as for safe worker activities related to its new San Bartolome silver […]

Nevada mine production up to $5.4 billion

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – Nevada mines produced a record $5.4 billion worth of gold, silver and other minerals in 2007 compared with about $4.9 million a year earlier, according to a state report released […]

Nevada mine production up

CARSON CITY, Nev. – Nevada mines produced a record $5.4 billion worth of gold, silver and other minerals in 2007 compared with about $4.9 billion in 2006 production value, according to a state Minerals Division […]