Fire at IAMGOLD Cote project

Fire at IAMGOLD Cote project

The fire occurred at the concrete batch plant on Feb. 24.

Surface mining

28 FEBRUARY 2022
Report: Indigenous lands face mining threat

Report: Indigenous lands face mining threat

The report identified mining applications which overlap 261 indigenous lands.

Underground mining

22 FEBRUARY 2022
West Wits produces first gold ore at WBP

West Wits produces first gold ore at WBP

Mining company hails historic achievement at Witwatersrand Basin Project (WBP) in South Africa

Underground mining

21 FEBRUARY 2022
Argonaut Gold lowers 2022 production estimates

Argonaut Gold lowers 2022 production estimates

A higher strip ratio and lower grade and recovery will mean lower output.

Development

15 FEBRUARY 2022
Lion One targets first gold by Q4 2023

Lion One targets first gold by Q4 2023

Initial metallurgical work indicated gold recovery rates of 87.5%.

Design / Build

08 FEBRUARY 2022
Restarted Elk delivers first ore

Restarted Elk delivers first ore

Gold Mountain will continue to explore its 21,187-hectare land package.

Development

07 FEBRUARY 2022
Asante contracts PW Mining for Bibiani

Asante contracts PW Mining for Bibiani

The four-stage main pit development plans to reach 350 meters in depth by 2029.

Design / Build

10 JANUARY 2022
Fortitude Gold plans open pit for Golden Mile

Fortitude Gold plans open pit for Golden Mile

Fortitude will decide on whether it will move forward with mine development in the first half of 202...

Development

07 JANUARY 2022
Agnico Eagle sends Nunavut workers home

Agnico Eagle sends Nunavut workers home

Off-site workers will not return to the mines for at least three weeks.

Operational Excellence

23 DECEMBER 2021
Minera Alamos to achieve steady production

Minera Alamos to achieve steady production

Minera Alamos is optimising the mineral crushing circuit parameters using on-site equipment.

Development

07 DECEMBER 2021
Yamana to ramp up production at Jacobina

Yamana to ramp up production at Jacobina

Yamana plans to produce 230,000 ounces per year starting from 2023.

Development

07 DECEMBER 2021
Brookmount to begin production in mid-2022

Brookmount to begin production in mid-2022

Brookmount will need to install the heavy equipment in the five months before March 2022.

Simulation / Optimisation

06 DECEMBER 2021