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2014-01-14 16:20:54

CHAMPION, Mich., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eagle Mine is pleased to announce that Mr. Michael Welch has joined Lundin Mining as General Manager Eagle Mine effective January 6, 2014. Mr. Welch has more than 20 years of combined operations and project management experience, and holds a Bachelor of Science Honors Degree in Geology as well as a Master of Science Degree in Geology. Mr. Welch was most recently responsible for Glencore Xstrata's Raglan nickel operations in Quebec, and...

2013-12-17 08:22:31

TORONTO, Dec. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - Wallbridge Mining Company Limited (TSX: WM, FWB: WC7) ("Wallbridge") today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Lonmin Plc and Lonmin Canada Limited (together "Lonmin") to amend the existing North Range Joint Venture ("NRJV") agreement. The amendment (the "Wisner Amendment") provides Lonmin the option to earn a 50% initial interest in Wallbridge's Wisner package of properties ("Wisner Properties"), excluding the Broken Hammer...

2013-10-21 08:25:00

TSXV: SRW FRANKFURT: YRS VANCOUVER, Oct. 21, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Solid Resources Ltd. ("Solid" or the "Company") (TSXV: SRW) (Frankfurt: YRS) is pleased to announce it has signed a definitive and exclusive Co-operation Agreement ("the Agreement") with a wholly owned subsidiary of Glencore Xstrata plc ("Glencore"), for joint due diligence of the Cehegin Project. The Agreement also provides for the potential formation of a joint venture company to progress development of the...

2013-07-30 08:23:23

TORONTO, July 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In partnership with Mining Magazine, the Optimizing Mine Operations Conference will bring together mining professionals striving to understand the challenges they face and decisions that could be made to enhance efficiency at their operations. Held at the Allsteam Centre in Toronto, this senior gathering will attract experts from across the mining community including mining companies, equipment manufacturers, consultants, engineers...

2013-07-12 08:24:59

Increased Australian demand for MRO optimization solutions met by Oniqua's Perth presence BRISBANE, Australia, July 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Oniqua MRO Analytics (www.oniqua.com), the leading provider of analytics-based MRO optimization solutions for asset-intensive industries, today announced it has expanded its footprint in Australia to support local and regional customers facing ongoing MRO-related challenges in dynamic markets. (Logo:...

2013-06-19 16:22:29

Zoë Yujnovich of the Iron Ore Company of Canada elected as Chair of MAC OTTAWA, June 19, 2013 /CNW/ - The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) is pleased to announce that Zoë Yujnovich, President and CEO of Canada's largest iron ore producer, the Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC), has been elected as Chair of MAC for a two-year term. She is the association's first female Chair in its 78-year history. Effective today, Ms. Yujnovich replaces Ian Pearce,...

2013-06-17 08:23:20

Codelco using Oniqua Analytics Solution to manage costs, control inventory levels and improve critical material availability across operations DENVER, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Oniqua MRO Analytics (www.oniqua.com), the leading provider of analytics-based MRO optimization solutions for asset-intensive industries, today announced that Chilean copper producer Corporacion Nacional del Cobre de Chile (Codelco) - the largest copper producer in the world - has completed its...

2013-06-03 12:23:23

VANCOUVER, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Gold Bullion Development Corp. (TSXV: GBB) (OTCPINK: GBBFF) (the "Company" or "Gold Bullion") is pleased to announce it has started its trenching program at Granada. The Company, based on SGS Geostat QP's recommendation in charge of the study, has initiated a trenching program aimed at validating the existence and position of mineralized zones at surface. The main goal is to characterize and validate new shallow high grades zones identified in...

2013-05-08 08:24:47

TORONTO, May 8, 2013 /CNW/ - Wallbridge Mining Company Limited (TSX:WM, FWB: WC7) (the "Company") announces that their Annual General Meeting of Shareholders will be held at the Strathcona Hotel, Wellington Room, in Toronto on Thursday, May 9(th) at 4:30 p.m. The Strathcona Hotel is located at 60 York Street, in Toronto. The agenda includes a formal shareholder meeting followed by a presentation from management on the Company's progress over the past year, including: --...

2013-03-25 08:21:18

PERTH, Australia, March 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On the 7th of May, sixty-five of Australia's most influential mining executives will convene at the five-star Rendezvous Hotel in Perth for two and a half days of vibrant workshops, peer led panel discussions and working lunches at GDS International's [http://www.gdsinternational.com ] upcoming NG Mining Australia [http://www.ngminingau.com ] summit. Having previously run several successful NG Mining Summits in Australia,...