Lydian outlines new mine plan for Amulsar project

Source: Daily News | 2015-11-19
VANCOUVER — Lydian International (TSX: LYD; US-OTC: LYDIF) knows it has to adjust expectations at its wholly-owned Amulsar gold project in south-central Armenia if it wants to secure development funding under current market...

Supplier news: Finland approves construction of world's first nuclear waste repository 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-18
The Finnish government has granted the construction permit for nuclear waste specialist Posiva to build the world’s first final disposal facility for spent nuclear fuel.

Reservoir Minerals teams up with Rio Tinto

Source: Daily News | 2015-11-13
For a junior company to entice a major to earn-into an exploration project is impressive. To repeat that success with a different major on a separate set of concessions, and, at a dismal time in commodity markets, is nothing short of amazing....

Finland imports Canadian CSR expertise 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-04
A little over a decade ago, the Mining Association of Canada launched with little fanfare a unique stewardship program called the “Towards Sustainable Mining Initiative (TSM).” It was the only program that measured and reported on...

Barrick, Agnico Eagle rise to the occasion 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-11-04
A slew of mining companies have recently rolled out their third-quarter financials, including Toronto-based gold miners Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: ABX) and Agnico Eagle Mines (TSX: AEM; NYSE: AEM). Both firms published better than expected...

Mining sector forced to innovate  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-09-30
The mining sector is facing a Darwinian moment, delegates at the first annual Technology and Innovation in Mining conference in Toronto heard in September.

DSI scoops up bolt business from Hilti 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-09-09
DYWIDAG-Systems International (DSI) has announced it is buying the intellectual property and manufacturing assets for the “OneStep” mining bolt from Hilti.

Eldorado Gold halts Greek ops as ministry revokes technical study  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-08-26
Haywood Securities analyst Kerry Smith says Greece’s energy minister Panos Skourletis was on a “fishing expedition” when he revoked the technical studies on Eldorado Gold’s (TSX: ELD; NYSE: EGO) Skouries and Olympias...

Freeport cash backs Reservoir's high-grade Cukaru Peki prospect  

Source: Print Archives | 2015-08-05
Reservoir Minerals (TSXV: RMC; US-OTC: RVRLF) has reported an 84-metre drill intercept grading 10.8% copper and 10.86 grams gold (17.3% copper equivalent), including 46 metres of 15.9% copper and 16.77 grams gold (25.9% copper equivalent),...

Dalradian advances Curraghinalt amid low gold prices 

Source: Print Archives | 2015-08-05
Dalradian Resources (TSX: DNA) has published the results of  first 25 drill holes from its 2015 exploration program on its Curraghinalt gold project in Northern Ireland, confirming the project’s quartz veins carry high-grade gold...