Category: Latin America

Leagold Completes Acquisition of Brio Gold

Leagold Mining Corp. announced the completion of its acquisition of Brio Gold Inc. Peter Marrone, chairman and CEO of Yamana Gold Inc., has been appointed to the Leagold Board of Directors. At closing, Yamana became Leagold’s...

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Operations Improve at San Ramon in Colombia

Red Eagle Mining said it is well on the way to overcoming the challenges faced during the first half of 2017. At the time, the mine was significantly behind in development due to initial difficult ground conditions pushing the...

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Equinox Gold Begins Mining at Aurizona

Equinox Gold Corp. announced that mining activities are under way in the Piaba Deposit at its Aurizona gold mine in Brazil. Construction remains on track to pour gold by late 2018. The mining contractor, U&M Mineração e...

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Largo Expanding Maracás Menchen’s V2O5 Production

Largo Resources has announced plans to expand vanadium pentoxide (V2O5) production at its Maracás Menchen mine in Bahia state, Brazil, from the nameplate rate of approximately 800 metric tons per month (mt/m) to 1,000 mt/m. The...

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First Quantum Expanding Cobre Panama Project by 15%

First Quantum Minerals announced in mid-February that its board of directors has approved an expansion of throughput capacity at its Cobre Panama open-pit copper project by 15% to 85 million metric tons per year (mt/y), along...

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Tahoe Lays Off Miners in Guatemala

Tahoe Resources has terminated 250 Minera San Rafael employees at its Escobal mine in Guatemala due to the company being unable to resume mining following its mining license suspension on July 5. Despite this difficult decision,...

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SSR Receives EIA Approval for Chinchillas Project

Argentine regulatory authorities have approved the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for Puna Operations Inc.’s Chinchillas project in Jujuy Province. Development activities will commence, according to SSR Mining, with first...

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