Tag Archives: open pit

Long Canyon mine is put up for sale | Mining

The Long Canyon mine midway between Wells and Wendover slowed down last year in preparation for the temporary shutdown of mining while allowing proceeds from phase 2 open pit mining. While evaluating their mine portfolio, the Nevada Gold Mines team recently made the decision to look into the possibility of …

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QC Copper extends mineralization in the conceptual Opémiska pit

QC Copper and Gold (TSXV: QCCU; OTC: QCCUF) has released new assay results from its ongoing drilling program on the Opémiska project, located in Chapais-Chibougamau, Quebec. The majority of the newly reported intersections are in the Saddle Zone, a critical expansion zone for the open pit mine. This area was …

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Scoping study offers insight into the Korbel mine

Nova is now considering integrating higher-grade RPMs into its plan north of 60 Mining News – March 4, 2022 Nova Minerals Ltd. announced on February 28 the completion of an exploratory study that provides a first look at the economics and development parameters of a mine at the Korbel Main …

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Mining CEO Tony Makuch leaves Kirkland Lake camp

Agnico Eagle Mines Aims to Create “Value Through the Bit” in Outlying Plans of Northeast Gold Camp Tony Makuch, the former chairman and CEO of Kirkland Lake Gold, is on the move. Agnico Eagle Minesthe new mining stalwarts of the Kirkland Lake gold camp, introduced Ammar Al-Joundi as its new …

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These images are not from Zamfara gold mining sites

Recently, some images released on the messaging platform – WhatsApp – are said to have come from gold mining sites in Zamfara State. The photos were released to convey the narrative that the killings in Zamfara were primarily the result of gold mining activities in the state. The WhatsApp message …

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20 years of mining in Faro means billions in taxes for maintenance and cleanup – Yukon News

More than a quarter of a century after the last truckload of rock left the Faro mine pit, it appears a long-sought cleanup is underway. On February 15, Canada signed a $108 million contract with Parsons Inc. for construction management and two years of care and maintenance at the Faro …

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UN experts call on Sweden to stop mining project on Sámi indigenous lands – Eye on the Arctic

A group of Sami, joined by Swedish activist Greta Thunberg, protested against the mining project over the weekend. (Picture: @GretaThunberg / Twitter) Two United Nations human rights experts on Thursday urged the Swedish government not to issue a license for an iron ore mine in Lapland, home to the indigenous …

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Peru’s copper production up nearly 7% despite social unrest

The increase in copper and silver production was partly due to the start of operations at Marcobre’s $1.6 billion Mina Justa open pit mine in July. Around 80% of copper production, Peru’s main export, came from Antamina (20%), Southern Copper (17.3%), Cerro Verde (18.2%), Las Bambas (12.6%) and Chinalco (10.3%). …

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Newmont relinquishes mining claims to maintain environmentally sensitive area in Yukon

DENVER, February 01, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Newmont Corporation (NYSE:NEM, TSX:NGT) announced an agreement with the Yukon Department of Energy, Mines and Resources (EMR) to relinquish 1,835 quartz mining claims, representing 88,707.5 net mineral acres, in support of Yukon government and First Nation efforts to maintain ecologically sensitive areas associated with the Peel …

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2022 Mining Dump Trucks Consumption Market Size and Analysis by 2029

New Jersey, USA-Market Research Intelligence has been analyzing the mining dump truck technology and consumer markets since 2021. Since then, through company research analysis, we have been in close proximity to the latest market research and development. Additionally, Research Intelligence works closely with many buyers to help them better understand …

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Atalaya Mining PLC Announces Stock Option Grant and PDMR Notification

Enter Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your one week free trial here. Allocation of stock options and Director/PDMR notification NICOSIA, CYPRUS /ACCESSWIRE/ January 27, 2022 / Atalaya Mining Plc. (“Atalaya” or the “Company”) (AIM:ATYM);(TSX:AYM) announces that, pursuant to the Company’s Long Term Inventive Plan 2020 (the “LTIP20”), it has …

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New lawsuits challenge federal agencies over land swap with mining company PolyMet – Twin Cities

Environmental groups in Minnesota and a Native American group have sued federal agencies over their approval of a land swap with PolyMet. In 2018, the company swapped 6,900 acres of its land for 6,500 acres of U.S. Forest Service land where it plans to build its open-pit copper-nickel mine in …

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Anacortes Mining withdraws previous OTCQB listing announcement

Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – Jan. 21, 2022) – Anacortes Mining Corp. (TSXV: XYZ) (OTC Pink: XYZFF) (“Anacorts” or the “Society”) wishes to correct its January 13, 2022 announcement that its common stock has been listed for listing on the OTCQB Venture Market in the United States under the symbol …

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The surface mining market is expected to gain a valuation of US$54.18 billion by 2031, according to the States TMR report

ALBANY, NY, January 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Analysts at Transparency Market Research (TMR) expect the global surface mining market to grow at a CAGR of 3.2% during the forecast period, from 2021 to 2031. The growth of the surface mining market can be attributed to many factors such as increasing …

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Anacortes Mining to Aggressively Advance High Grade Tres Cruces Gold Deposit in 2022

Drilling high-grade feed zones to build ounces in prolific mining camp, while advancing PEA and FS on high-grade heap leachable oxide resources in 2022 Vancouver, British Columbia – (Newsfile Corp. – January 10, 2022) – Anacortes Mining Corp. (TSXV: XYZ) (“Anacorte” or the “Society”) is pleased to provide a company …

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Exploiting a rich vein – Museum Association

By the 1920s nearly 1.2 million people were employed in coal mining in the UK – a century later the closest a working miner is likely to be that of a museum like the Big Pit in Blaenavon, where former charcoal makers now host underground tours. The Big Pit – …

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Centamin Completes Life of Assets Review

Save to playlist published by Jessica casey, Editorial assistant World Mining Review, Tuesday 28 December 2021 09:30 Centamin announced the completion of its asset life review, from which the company presented an updated life plan for the Sukari gold mine, including other identified opportunities , framing the long-term vision of …

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East Africa Metals takes stock of the development of the Magambazi mining plan

VANCOUVER, BC, December 17, 2021 / CNW / – East African Metals Inc. (TSXV: EAM) (“East Africa” or the “Company”) is pleased to provide an update on the progress of engineering and mine development work at the Magambazi mine in the Handeni region of the Federal Republic of Tanzania. With …

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Vango Mining Ltd confirms further gold intersections at the Marymia project

Current drilling results as well as historical results will be included in the resource upgrade of the Marymia project in 2022. Vango Mining Ltd (ASX: VAN) has confirmed further gold intersections on its flagship Marymia Gold project in the Mid-West region of Western Australia. Current drilling results as well as …

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Nevada Exploration adds to the board of directors | Mining

Nevada Exploration Inc. announced that the company has added economic geologist Nancy Richter to the company’s board of directors as Nevada Exploration continues exploration at its South Grass Valley and North Grass Valley projects in Nevada. The South Grass Valley exploration project is the company’s most advanced, the company said. …

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Drilling Shows Open Pit Potential at Granite Creek | Mining

RENO – Assay results from the first phase of drilling on i-80 Gold Corp.’s Granite Creek property. for geotechnical and metallurgical purposes focused on the planned surface mining confirms a high-grade opportunity for surface gold mining, the company reported. “We continue to achieve substantial successes in many areas at Granite …

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Cisco: The Ultra-Reliable Network Behind Autonomous and Remote Mining

“American mines are open for business. Not necessarily for coal, but certainly for critical minerals considered by the Biden administration to be essential for economic and national security, such as lithium to power batteries or aluminum for wind turbines. But there is a catch. Companies find it difficult to hire …

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Nevada Copper provides update on operational progress

YERINGTON, Nevada, November 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Nevada Copper Corp. (TSX: NCU) (OTC: NEVDF) (FSE: ZYTA) (“Nevada Copper“or the”Society”) Today provided an update on its operations, including advancements from the Company’s underground mine to its Pumpkin Hollow project (the“ Underground Mine ”) and an update on its 2022 development …

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Voisey’s Bay Mine Wins Miner of the Year Award

The Newfoundland and Labrador Division of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) awarded Valley (NYSE: VALE) his Miner of the Year designation for the Voisey’s Bay nickel mine in Vale, 30 km southwest of Nain, Labrador. The price was announced during the annual mineral resources review on …

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Guest Opinion: Governor Gianforte Enforces Montana ‘Bad Actor’ Mining Law | Chroniclers

The Beal Mountain mine, once owned by Pegasus Gold Corporation, is now the site of an ongoing cleanup that cost nearly $ 25 million. The $ 6.2 million clawback bond Pegasus left behind after its bankruptcy in 1998 is long gone. German Gulch Creek flows from its base into Silver …

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Greatland Gold PLC, Glencore PLC, Ironridge Resources PLC, Hochschild Mining PLC, Tharisa PLC …

Greatland Gold PLC (AIM: GGP, OTC: GRLGF) has raised US $ 16 million (£ 11.9 million) to accelerate development of its Havieron gold mine in Western Australia. The junior originally intended to raise $ 10 million, but demand was strong enough to increase the amount by 60% to $ 16 …

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Aquila Resources shareholders overwhelmingly approve acquisition by Gold Resource Corporation

TORONTO / November 17, 2021 / Business Wire / Aquila Resources Inc. (TSX: AQA, OTCQB: AQARF) (“Aquilas“or the”Society“) is pleased to announce that at the extraordinary meeting of shareholders of the Company (the”Meeting“) held earlier today, an overwhelming majority of Aquila shareholders voted in favor of the special resolution (the”Arrangement …

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Denison and Orano declare SABER mining test successful

Based on the success of the SABER tests this year, Denison and Orano plan to assess the potential mining method for future exploitation of the McClean Lake and Midwest uranium projects (Orano 75%, Denison 25%). McClean Lake is a joint venture of Orano (77.5% and operator), Denison (22.5%) and OURD …

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Viscount Mining Receives Phase 3 Field Survey Results, Silver Cliff Colorado

Vancouver, British Columbia – (Newsfile Corp. – November 3, 2021) – Viscount Mining Corp. (TSXV: VML) (OTCQX: VLMGF) (“Vicomte or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that it has received the results of its third phase of the rock chip program on its Silver Cliff property in Colorado. The results …

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Candelaria Mining Corp Announces Closing of Final Tranche of Non-Broker Private Placement; raises CA $ 5.1 million in gross proceeds

The Vancouver, B.C.-based exploration company said the gross proceeds collected as part of the final offering will be used for general corporate purposes. Candelaria Mining Corp announced that it has closed the second and final tranche of its non-middleman private placement, issuing 1,136,997 company shares at a price of C …

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Duterte administration to lift surface mining ban – Manila Bulletin

The Duterte administration is set to reverse its earlier decision on whether to uphold the ban on the surface mining method that is supposed to appease environmental groups. On Wednesday, October 27, Business Bulletin obtained a draft administrative order (DAO) from the Ministry of the Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) …

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NGM, i-80 gold exchange properties | Mining

ADELLA HARDING Mining Correspondent Nevada Gold Mines and i-80 Gold Corp. reached an agreement that gives NGM full ownership of the South Arturo mine and gives i-80 Gold the Lone Tree and Buffalo Mountain properties. In addition, i-80 Gold acquires the Ruby Hill mine from Waterton Global Resources Management. NGM …

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TAKRAF Bucket Wheel Sets New Overburden Removal Record at SUEK’s Nazarovsky Mine

Posted by Paul Moore on Aug 25, 2021 For July 2021, a TAKRAF SRs (K) bucket wheel excavator (BWE) at SUEK’s Nazarovsky open-pit mine in Russia, part of an integrated high-capacity material handling system, dug and moved 1,236,000 m3 of overburden, breaking a previous monthly record that lasted six years. …

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First Majestic’s turnover reaches a record | Mining

ADELLA HARDING Mining Correspondent First Majestic Silver Corp., the new owner of the Jerritt Canyon mine in Elko County, announced record earnings on Monday from gold production from the new Nevada operations. The Vancouver-based company said revenue rose to $154.1 million due to about two months of gold production at …

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The Diocese of Marbel launches a signature campaign for the maintenance of the ban on surface mining in the south of Cotabato

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews / Aug 16) – A Catholic Church-led signature campaign demanding the continuation of the controversial ban on surface mining in southern Cotabato was launched on Monday, with organizers vowing to make mining an electoral issue for the sake of the environment, food security and for future generations. …

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DENR to maintain nationwide surface mining ban – Manila Bulletin

The Department of the Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has chosen to maintain the national ban on surface mines amid clamor from environmental groups. This was after the government agency attempted to insert a provision into the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Executive Decree 130 that would also lift …

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i-80 Gold publishes its first quarterly report | Mining

ADELLA HARDING Mining Correspondent In the second quarter, i-80 Gold Corp. reported an adjusted loss of $2.6 million as the company completed the transition from Premier Gold Mines to become a standalone Nevada-focused company following Premier’s acquisition by Equinox Gold earlier this year. For the first quarter as a publicly …

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Australia’s Newcrest invests $ 181 million to expand surface mining at Telfer mine

Aug.12 (Reuters) – Newcrest Mining Ltd said Thursday it has committed A $ 246 million ($ 181.4 million) to expand surface mining at its Telfer mine in Western Australia, which will extend operations for at at least two years. Australia’s largest listed gold miner said it has contracted for work …

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County, Open Space District Seek To Protect Ridge From Mining | News

Santa Clara County and the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District on Thursday offered to join forces to protect part of the ridge summit in the Santa Cruz Mountains from mining. Known as Permanente Ridge, the top of the mountain is a buffer zone for the operations of the Lehigh Southwest …

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County and Open Space District Seek to Protect Ridge from Mining | News

Santa Clara County and the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District on Thursday offered to join forces to protect part of the Santa Cruz Mountains ridge from mining. Known as Permanente Ridge, the top of the mountain is a buffer for the operations of the Lehigh Southwest Cement Company. Lehigh wants …

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The preliminary study of the CK Gold project is nearing completion | Mining

ADELLA HARDING Mining Correspondent US Gold Corp. expects to complete a pre-feasibility study for its proposed gold and copper mine in Wyoming by mid-year, and the company is undertaking an exploration drilling campaign on its Maggie Creek property in Nevada. “The plan is to finalize the pre-feasibility study by the …

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New Mine Proposed in Elko County | Mining

ADELLA HARDING Elko Daily Correspondent ELKO – Gold Standard Ventures Corp. seeks federal approval for a new gold mine in Elko County. The Southern Railway Project is east of Route 278 and south of the Emigrant and Rain Mines. It would be an open pit mine about 15 miles south …

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Featherston returns as editor of the Mining Quarterly | Mining

ELKO – The Elko Daily Free Press welcomes a former Mining Quarterly editor back to the publication. Suzanne Featherston returns to her position as editor. She covered mining in Nevada from 2017 to 2019 as she took readers underground, above ground and even to the International Varsity Mining Games in …

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Mining company named in fatal accident | Mining

DAILY ELKO A gold mine in central Nevada was cited by the US Mine Safety and Health Administration following a fatal bulldozer crash in November. Round Mountain Gold Corp. did not conduct a screening of the High Walls area workplace in Smoky Valley Company operations in Nye County on Nov. …

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Round Mountain’s death involved a bulldozer | Mining

DAILY ELKO A preliminary report from the United States Mine Safety and Health Administration indicates that a 58-year-old man was operating a bulldozer when he was killed at the Round Mountain mine in November. MSHA wrote that Robert Larson was pushing blasted rock from a bench to a front loader, …

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Win a battle but not the war against surface mining

Catholic bishops in the Philippines have long struggled against surface mining – a surface method of extracting rock or minerals from an open pit, otherwise known as a “borrow” or careers “. Holes are drilled to check if rocks or soil contain minerals. If minerals such as gold or copper …

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Progress: Moose returns to Kentucky surface mining sites, and more

1. United States The moose returned to Kentucky, giving an economic boost to 16 counties in coal mining country. Elk were once common in the western part of the state, but development distanced many native game species in the 20th century. In eastern Kentucky, the process of removing mountain tops …

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Halbach & Braun – Mining technology

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Surface mining is banned in Costa Rica ⋆ The Costa Rica News

Surface mining is an industry that creates very negative environmental, visual, human and cultural impacts. It is an industrial activity which is carried out by the elimination of large quantities of soil and subsoil which are treated mainly with toxic substances for our ecosystem, resulting in the affectation of flora …

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Loddon Shire to Decide Planning Request for Surface Mining Near Dunolly | Bendigo Advertiser

news, local news, Dunnolly, Open pit gold mine, GBM Gold A revival of surface gold mining near Dunolly is closer to reality after the state government’s mining regulator approved a license for GBM Gold. The company, which has partnered with Truelight Mining, plans to revive mining activity in the historic …

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Private money to pay for surface mining study Trump administration shut down

The prestigious National Academy of Sciences is seeking private funding to carry out a study on the health effects of mountain-top coal mining after the Trump administration ordered scientific work to be halted. The panel of scientists assembled by the National Academies had been studying the health effects of surface …

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Philippines ban surface mining as minister steps up crackdown

By Enrico Dela Cruz, Manolo Serapio Jr MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine Environment Secretary Regina Lopez on Thursday said she would ban surface mining in the country, stepping up the months-long crackdown on the industry she accuses of significant environmental damage. FILE PHOTO: A view of stocks of nickel ore at …

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Surface mining in Egypt’s thriving valley

PIEDMONT, Ohio – The Egypt Valley Wildlife Area is a tribute to what can happen once the land is cleared of its charcoal and restored to nature. The area, state-owned land in eastern Ohio, spans 18,011 acres of rolling hills, wetlands, and grasslands. There is 2,270-acre Piedmont Lake, popular with …

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Old open pit mining pits pose deadly danger

PITTSBURG – It would be easy to think of the mounds and valleys that remain from years of mining in Southeast Kansas as a scar on the earth. But with years of hard work and nature reclaiming what belongs to it, many open pits have become recreational areas. But that …

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