A study of Roman coins has shown how the defeat of Hannibal and the Carthaginian empire led to coinage spreading across the Roman Empire from silver mines in Spain.
Spain Mining News
Aussie Highfield Resources has added grid electricity supply to the growing list of infrastructure items ticked for its flagship Muga Potash Mine in northern Spain.
The contract has been awarded to a consortium headed by Grupo Mexico, the same company responsible of a major toxic spill in Sonora last year.
The existence of 2,000-year-old gold mines was confirmed by an aerial survey done last week above the northwestern province of León, using laser technology.
The dispute dates back four years. Some locals still refuse to use certain shops in the village because their owner has taken one side or another regarding a proposal by Canadian company Asturgold to mine one of Europe’s last major gold reserves.
Despite European hostility toward “dirty” oil from Canada, refiners there may look more to Alberta for supply as price differentials and sanctions on Russia whet their appetite.
Prices go from $136,000 to $272,000, depending on the size.
The historic Rio Tinto copper mine is located in Spain’s region of Andalucia.
Spain's production of liquid fuels and natural gas is practically zero but the country could be the next shale producer.
Solid Resources Spanish property is probably the closest you can come to a turnkey project in the world of iron mining.
Trade unions call on Spain's entire mining sector to suspend work on Tuesday.
Disagreement over whether there is the technical expertise and financial ability to see the project through.
The Aguilas Two Licence area has an aggregate surface area of 52 square kilometres and is located approximately 8 kilometres from the Company’s wholly-owned Rio Tinto Copper Project.
Images were taken at the popular mining zone by the Tinto river, in Spain’s Southwest.
Edgewater Exploration Ltd.: In-fill drilling program complete at Corcoesto, Spain; recent results include 12.35m at 3.24 g/t Au and 6.85m at 5.63 g/t Au
Recent results include 12.35m at 3.24 g/t Au and 6.85m at 5.63 g/t Au.
The company has announced that the Commission for Environmental Affairs of the Principality of Asturias has issued a positive environmental impact statement or mine development at the Salave gold project in Asturias, Spain.
Canadian gold miner Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. (TSX:PTQ) said Monday it has completed the titling process for its wholly-owned Lomero-Poyatos project in Andalucia, Spain, about 500 km south of Madrid.
Despite an abrupt decline in the wake of an upbeat US employment report, gold is likely to regain losses on several factors which should strongly favor the precious metal.
Famed money manager Stephen Leeb says the upside for both gold and silver after the price correction is immense.
Lundin Mining Corporation (TSX:LUN) shed more than 3% on Wednesday after announcing that it does not intend to exercise its $80 million option to acquire 80% of a copper project in northern Spain.
Canadian exploration company Edgewater got a $5 million financing through the sale of royalty interests on the Company's 100% owned Corcoesto Gold Project in northwest Spain.
Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. reports additional reserves of 210,000 gold equivalent ounces at its Molejon project
The company reports additional reserves of 210,000 gold equivalent ounces at its Molejon project
Edgewater Exploration Ltd.: in-fill drilling at Corcoesto Spain continues to intercept consistent mineralization including 8.25m @ 5.58 g/t Au and 5.00m @ 6.64g/t Au
Edgewater's reports include 8.25m at 5.58 g/t Au and 5.00m at 6.64g/t Au.
Orvana reports results for the third quarter with adjusted earnings of $0.03/share and appoints new chief operating officer
The report highlights an adjusted earnings of $0.03/share, a new chief operating officer and production of 18,344 ounces of gold with 5.1 million pounds of copper.
(UPDATED) Canadian exploration company Edgewater is facing potential criminal charges in Spain for allegedly employing highly polluting technology in its Corcoesto gold project, in the North Western region of Galicia.