Category: US & Canada

Antofagasta Earning Into Evrim’s Axe Property

Evrim Resources and Antofagasta PLC have signed an agreement whereby Antofagasta can acquire a 70% interest in Evrim’s Axe property by incurring $50 million in exploration expenditures, making cash payments of $800,000, and...

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Kirkland Lake Gold Sinking Major New Shaft at Macassa

Kirkland Lake Gold will initiate sinking of a new shaft at its high-grade Macassa mine 580 km north of Toronto, Ontario, in 2018. The 21.5-ft-dia, concrete-lined, four-compartment shaft will have total hoisting capacity of 4,000...

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Feasibility Study Supports Lynn Lake Gold Development

Alamos Gold has reported results from a positive feasibility study of its Lynn Lake gold project in northwest Manitoba that support development of a project producing an average of 170,000 ounces per year (oz/y) of gold over its...

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Trump Signs Executive Order on Critical Minerals

On December 20, President Donald Trump issued an executive order, “A Federal Strategy to Ensure Secure and Reliable Supplies of Critical Minerals,” that recognizes the U.S. is heavily reliant on imports of certain mineral...

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QIO to Restart Bloom Lake

Quebec Iron Ore (QIO) has confirmed the March 2018 restart of the Bloom Lake iron ore mine located near Fermont, Quebec. After acquiring Bloom Lake in April 2016, QIO secured the necessary funding and has been upgrading and...

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McArthur River Idles Uranium Production

Due to continued uranium price weakness, Cameco announced that production from the McArthur River mining and Key Lake milling operations in northern Saskatchewan will be temporarily suspended by the end of January. Read More in...

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Falco Agrees to Purchase Sandvik Mining Fleet

Falco Resources has signed an agreement to purchase the underground mining fleet for its Horne 5 project in Rouyn-Noranda, Québec, from Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology, Val d’Or, Québec. “The purchase of the mining fleet...

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Suncor Lowers Capital Spending, Increases Production

Suncor released its 2018 corporate guidance that includes a capital program of between C$4.5 billion and C$5 billion and average upstream production of 740,000 to 780,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boe/d). The midpoints...

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PEA Supports Development of New Brunswick Project

Trevali Mining has reported the results of a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) that considers concurrent development of the company’s Halfmile and Stratmat massive sulphide zinc-lead-silver deposits in the Bathurst mining...

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McEwen Mining Receives Key Permit for Gold Bar

In early November, McEwen Mining Inc. said it received a signed Record of Decision (RoD) on the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Gold Bar project in Eureka County, Nevada, and that construction would begin...

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