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New technology assisting Canadian miners

Redpath’s battery-powered raise climber uses lithium-ion batteries to propel the electric drive 
Global contractor and engineering firm Redpath says its battery-powered mechanised raise-climber system and Wi-Fi communications for shaft sinking system, introduced to the Canadian mining industry in January, have been well received, as they...
19th September 2014

Broken Hammer copper and platinum group metals project, Canada Restricted

The project will extract about 195 000 t of in-pit copper/nickel/platinum-group-element mineral reserve.
25th April 2014

Wallbridge strikes definitive custom milling agreement

Wallbridge Mining, which last week made the decision to develop its flagship Broken Hammer copper/platinum group elements project near Sudbury, Ontario, on Monday reported that it had struck a definitive custom milling accord with Northern Sun...
24th March 2014

Excellon ahead of peers, actively pursuing new opportunities

Mexico’s highest-grade, lowest-cost silver producer Excellon Resources is comfortably steaming ahead of its peers, even in the currently difficult silver price environment, In a recent interview, CEO Brendan Cahill told Mining Weekly Online...
16th October 2013

Brigus Gold lifts output from Ontario mine

Halifax, Nova Scotia-based Brigus Gold has lifted its third-quarter gold output from the Black Fox mine in Timmins, Ontario, 17% quarter-on-quarter, placing the company on track to achieve its full-year guidance. During the quarter ended September...
9th October 2013

SAS reports 'solid' Q4, full-year performance, costs decline

Ontario-focused gold producer St Andrew Goldfields (SAS) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net earnings attributable to shareholders of $12.6-million or $0.03 a share, 2.3% lower when compared with net income of $12.9-million or $0.04 a share a...
15th February 2013

Goldcorp opens Toronto bourse to celebrate Timmins century

Canadian miner Goldcorp on Monday ceremoniously opened the Toronto bourse in recognition of the integral historical role its Porcupine Gold Mines (PGM) had played in developing the century-old City of Timmins, in northern Ontario. PGM GM Marc...
1st October 2012

Lake Shore on track for 2012 production target – CEO

TSX-listed Lake Shore Gold CEO GOLD said on Wednesday the company expected to achieve its full-year production forecast, with second-quarter output coming in near the top of its 20 000-oz to 25 000-oz target range. June-quarter gold production...
5th July 2012

Lake Shore says worker killed at Timmins West mine

Canadian gold producer Lake Shore Gold said a worker who was part of a crew heading development underground, died at its Timmins West mine in northern Ontario. Full details of the accident were unknown, and the Ontario Provincial Police, the...
3rd April 2012

Brigus says COO exits

Brigus Gold, the TSX-listed company that owns the Black Fox mine near Timmins, Ontario, said on Tuesday COO Richard Allan quit effective December 31. The company did not give reasons for his leaving, only saying an unnamed “newly hired”...
3rd January 2012

Lake Shore announces 1.03Moz resource at Thunder Creek

Canadian junior Lake Shore Gold announced an initial 1.3-million ounce indicated and inferred resource at its Thunder Creek project near Timmins, Ontario, sending its shares nearly 7% higher on the TSX. Of the resource, 521 600 oz are in the...
16th November 2011
Mine Profile

Porcupine Joint Venture, Canada

An opencast mine, situated in Canada.
11th November 2011
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