Explorations and Machinery

Mining News Pro - “Value of Impasco Mining Resources are $5.73 billion. The value of explored mining resources are about 2.18 million tons which includes poly metal, iron ore, coal and brines,” said CEO of Impasco.

Mining News Pro - Vancouver-based Sienna Resources (TSXV: SIE) has begun drilling at its flagship Slättberg nickel-copper-cobalt project in Sweden. The company announced Friday that Arctic Drilling AS of Norway has been selected as the contracted driller to lead this multi-hole drill program.

Mining News Pro - Drilling at the Golden Point exploration target at the Macraes gold mine in New Zealand is intersecting high grade gold for OceanaGold.

Mining News Pro - Canada’s Osisko Gold Royalties is buying all the shares it doesn’t already own in fellow miner Barkerville Gold Mines, in a deal valued at C$338 million (about $255m).

Mining News Pro - VanadiumCorp Resource Inc (TSXV: VRB) reported on Friday that the 8,500-metre infill and extension drilling program currently underway at its Lac Doré vanadium project has passed the 50% completion mark.

Mining News Pro - The Brazilian state of Minas Gerais has signed a protocol of intent with Sul Americana de Metais, a unit of Chinese miner Honbridge Holdings, for the construction of a 9.1 billion reais ($2.2 billion) mining complex, newspaper O Estado de Sao Paulo reported on Saturday.

Mining News Pro - After a turbulent first half of the year marked by protests and blockades, Peru’s Minera Las Bambas just announced some good news.

Mining News Pro - With synergy, Iran Minerals Production and Supply Company (IMPASCO) will become a reference company in mining exploration, extraction and processing.

Mining News Pro - Crystal Lake Mining’s (TSXV: CLM) stock was up over 14% by mid-day Friday, following news that it has closed C$1.43 million as the first tranche of a proposed C$1.5 million private placement.

Mining News Pro - Toronto-based Marathon Gold Corp. has raised C$20 million through a bought deal private placement. The proceeds will be used for exploration and development at the Valentine Lake gold project.

Mining News Pro - Researchers from Canada’s Dalhousie University and Carleton University, together with colleagues from the Geophysical Laboratory in Washington were able to draw parallels between mineral deposits found on Earth and the moon.

Mining News Pro - Billionaire Robert Friedland-backed High Power Exploration (HPX) has secured rights to develop a massive iron ore deposit in Guinea left undeveloped for years by its previous owners.

Mining News Pro - Africa-focused gold producer Endeavour Mining (TSX: EDV) announced Tuesday that it has increased the indicated resources at its Fetekro greenfield exploration property in Côte d’Ivoire by 141% to 1.2Moz.

Mining News Pro - The Australian government announced that it will provide A$3.7 million in funding for a new national mining research and training centre called the ‘Australian Research Council Industrial Transformation Training Centre for Integrated Operations for Complex Resources.’

Mining News Pro - Canada’s Crystal Peak Minerals (TSX-V: CPM) has achieved a key milestone for its Sevier Playa potash project in western Utah, as the US government granted the junior a permit allowing it to begin construction.

Mining News Pro - Privately held exploration and production company Hilcorp has sealed a $5.6-billion deal to acquire British major BP’s entire upstream and midstream business in the US state of Alaska.

Mining News Pro - Golden Predator Mining (TSXV: GPY) announced on Monday its formal intention to resume development and production the Brewery Creek mine in Yukon

Mining News Pro - Desert Gold Ventures closed this week the acquisition of Ashanti Gold Corp, a move that caused the Canadian company’s stock to jump 7.5% in the past five days.

Mining News Pro - Sandvik’s (STO: SAND) chief executive officer, Bjorn Rosengren, is leaving the Swedish mining equipment maker in November to lead Swiss engineering giant ABB (SWX: ABBN), which is in the midst of a major overhaul that would leave it more focused on robotics and automation.

Mining News Pro - CEO of IMPASCO was announced as the best mining explorer in South Khorasan.

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