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  • Conoco sanctions 2S - 11/02/2014 (Full story) In two separate but similar projects, ConocoPhillips Alaska Inc. has sanctioned a new drill site and is permitting an appraisal well at opposite ends of the Kuparuk River unit. The Houston based independent recently received partner approval for the Drill Site 2S project in the southwest corner of t....

  • A Kitchen Lights enigma - 11/02/2014 (Full story) Furie Operating Alaska's Spartan 151 jack-up drilling rig is safely moored at Port Graham for the winter, having completed another couple of exploration wells this year, seeking oil and gas in the Cook Inlet Kitchen Lights unit. And the company's Kitchen Lights gas production platform is moving sout....

  • Buccaneer selling out - 11/02/2014 (Full story) Buccaneer Energy Ltd. is selling its Alaska assets to its largest creditor for $44 million. After holding an auction on Oct. 27, the Australian independent is asking a federal bankruptcy court in Texas to approve a sale to the Houston-based AIX Energy LLC. The proposed $44 million sale price repres....

  • Shell asks for 5-year extension for Beaufort and Chukchi leases - 11/02/2014  Shell spokeswoman Megan Baldino has confirmed a report that Shell has requested the federal Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement to issue five-year extensions to the company's Alaska Arctic outer continental shelf oil and gas leases. “The request reflects the extent of the actual delays we....

  • BC finds no easy path to LNG riches, but says it's competitive - 11/02/2014  For all of its 140-year-plus history as a province of Canada, British Columbia has built its economic engine from parts assembled out of the natural resource sector. But beyond lumber, minerals and fish there has never been much evidence of a Plan B to cover its budget and spending needs, confining....

  • US tribes oppose Trans Mt pipeline plans - 11/02/2014  An unprecedented intervention from the United States is pitting Washington state Indian tribes against Kinder Morgan's plans to expand its Trans Mountain crude pipeline from Alberta to the Pacific Coast. Tribal leaders testified before Canada's National Energy Board to voice their concerns about a d....

  • Feige: SB 21 benefit with low oil prices - 11/02/2014  House Resources co-chairman Eric Feige is winding down his four-year career in the Legislature, a two-term commitment that put this Chickaloon Republican on the front lines of some critical oil and gas legislation. Feige, who did not win his primary race, led the committee through hearings on Gov. S....

  • Villagers reject Corps CD-5 explanation - 11/02/2014  A group of residents from the village of Nuiqsut on the North Slope have told the federal District Court in Alaska that a report filed in September by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has failed to provide an adequate explanation of why the Corps did not prepare an SEIS, or supplemental environmenta....

  • Jury out on BC's LNG tax regime - 11/02/2014  The response to the British Columbia government's big push to entice global energy giants to launch the province's LNG industry has remained mostly subdued and non-committal as companies gird themselves for the next phase in their decision-making process. While that takes shape some analysts are voi....

  • BLM releases Mooses Tooth final SEIS - 11/02/2014  The Greater Mooses Tooth 1 development in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska is one step closer to moving ahead — but not exactly as operator ConocoPhillips Alaska requested. The federal Bureau of Land Management released the final supplemental environmental impact statement for GMT1 Oct. 29, bu....

  • EPA releases emission rule information - 11/02/2014  On Oct. 28 the Environmental Protection Agency announced that it was making available some new information and ideas, in connection with the public comment period for the agency's proposed regulations, establishing limits for carbon dioxide emissions from U.S. power plants. The agency also announced....

  • DOE announces hydrate research project - 11/02/2014  The U.S. Department of Energy has announced that it has awarded a $41 million grant to a team that will collect samples and conduct analyses, to better characterize methane hydrate resources that are known to exist in sands under deepwater areas of the Gulf of Mexico. The idea is to gain insights in....

  • Report points to energy independence - 11/02/2014  A report issued on Oct. 23 by research company Wood Mackenzie says that the United States will achieve energy independence by 2025, based on current trends in U.S. oil and gas production and consumption. “A country can achieve energy independence through two channels, it can either produce more or....

  • Why LNG doesn't trade like oil - 11/02/2014  Constraints on LNG transport LNG shipments are also relatively inflexible. They need special, and very expensive, terminals for supercooling the gas to minus 260 degrees and then regasifying on delivery, and the gas usually is contractually bound to specific destinations under the long-term deal sig....

  • Miller close to sealing Savant purchase - 11/02/2014  Miller Energy Resources Inc. says it's close to wrapping up its acquisition of Savant Alaska LLC. The deal would give Miller control of the small Badami oil field and related assets on Alaska's North Slope. In an Oct. 29 press release, Miller said it “has received nearly all the regulatory approvals....

  • Oil exports could reduce fuel costs - 11/02/2014  The GAO, or Government Accountability Office, has published the results of a study into the implications of lifting restrictions on the export of crude oil from the United States. The study reached the apparently contradictory conclusion that, while the removal of the export ban would cause the pric....

  • AIDEA completes Mustang project deal - 11/02/2014  The Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority said Oct. 29 that it has completed deal structuring with CES Oil Services to jointly finance and own oil and gas production and processing facilities at the Mustang field on Alaska's North Slope. AIDEA and CES will own the facility; Brooks Rang....

  • Oil Patch Bits: Calista Corp. begins shareholder outreach tour - 11/02/2014  Calista Corp. is set to begin an outreach effort to provide information to shareholders regarding an important resolution. Shareholders will decide whether to enroll descendants as shareholders in a binding resolution vote at the 2015 annual meeting. This effort was authorized by shareholders throug....

  • Oil Patch Bits: Explore Fairbanks unveils destination marketing video - 11/02/2014  Explore Fairbanks announced that it has unveiled its new destination marketing video at the 2014 Alaska Tourism Industry Assoc. conference. The video incorporates summer and winter images, a host of Fairbanks locals, various modes of transportation, places to visit and an assortment of activities,....

  • Oil Patch Bits: Vigor delivers 15,000 barrel Maxum Petroleum barge - 11/02/2014  The Seattle divisions of Vigor Fab and Elliott Bay Design Group said the 15,000-barrel tank barge Global Pilot has been delivered to Maxum Petroleum. Designed to balance performance with fabrication cost, the 15,000-barrel tank barge features a recessed machinery space aft for improved visibility a....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Spring is nearing for mining explorers! - 11/02/2014 (Full story) The cyclical nature of mineral exploration markets is reminiscent of my early years spent as a placer gold miner a few clicks south of the Arctic Circle. The summers were a time of frantic activity as I, and my fellow gold miners, endeavored to make the most of every minute of the long, warm summer....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: DNR tackles broad spectrum of issues - 11/02/2014 (Full story) The increasing crush of complex issues and decisions facing state land managers has a silver lining for Alaskans and our mining industry. It means things are happening. The busier we are at the Department of Natural Resources, the better Alaska is doing, in terms of jobs, revenue and overall economi....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: A quiet year for Alaska explorers - 11/02/2014 (Full story) Mineral exploration spending in Alaska will likely struggle to top US$80 million for 2014, a dramatic fall from the US$365.1 million pinnacle reached in 2011. “The din of mineral industry activity that is normally a part of the summer months in Alaska is decidedly muted this year as the global mini....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Tip of the VMS iceberg at Palmer - 11/02/2014 (Full story) Like an iceberg, it appears the 4.75 million metric tons of massive sulfide mineralization outlined so far at the Glacier Creek deposit near the top of Mt. Morlan at Constantine Metal Resources' Palmer project in Southeast Alaska may be just a glimpse of the precious metals enriched copper-zinc mine....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: SMM Pogo invests in golden future - 11/02/2014 (Full story) Continuing its success in finding new deposits of high-grade gold in the shadow of the mill at the Pogo Mine located in Interior Alaska, Sumitomo Metal Mining Pogo – a joint venture between Sumitomo Metal Mining Company (85 percent) and Sumitomo Corp. (15 percent) – ramped up exploration spending at....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Alexco Resource Corp. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) AXR:TSX / AXU:NYSE-MKT President and CEO: Clynton Nauman Executive Vice President and COO: Brad Thrall Vice President, Exploration: Alan McOnie Alexco Resource Corp. owns the Bellekeno silver-zinc-lead mine, as well as a number of other mineral properties within historical Keno Hill Silver Distr....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: B.C. invests in thriving mining sector - 11/02/2014 (Full story) The mining industry has built and sustained communities in British Columbia for more than 150 years and today B.C. is considered a global leader in mining and mineral production. Mining contributes nearly C$7 billion to B.C.'s economy and supports jobs for more than 30,000 people. Well over C$470 mi....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: NTL powers Northwest exploration - 11/02/2014 (Full story) Mineral and coal exploration in British Columbia, which peaked at C$680 million in 2012, retreated to roughly C$476 million in 2013. This drop is on par with the roughly 30 percent decrease in exploration expenditures worldwide. The dynamics that led to the decrease – tight capital markets that con....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Atac Resources Ltd. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) ATC: TSX-V President: Robert Carne Chief Executive Officer: Graham Downs Chief Operating Officer: Ian Talbot Atac Resources Ltd. continues to build upon ongoing success at it Rackla Gold project in east-central Yukon Territory. The initial phase of the 2014 exploration program targeted recent Ca....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Seabridge taps core of KSM - 11/02/2014 (Full story) Over the past decade, Seabridge Gold Inc. has outlined 9.9 billion pounds of copper and 38.2 million ounces of gold in reserves at its Kerr-Sulphurets-Mitchell project in northwestern British Columbia. While the gold reserves are the largest for any yet to be developed project on Earth and the coppe....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Revitalizing the future of mining - 11/02/2014 (Full story) The mining industry has been a pillar of the Northwest Territories' economy for more than 80 years. A strategic approach to manage resources in the territory is creating a new investment climate and opportunities for responsible resource development. In addition to being the largest private sector c....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Diamonds draw industry interest - 11/02/2014 (Full story) After ushering in devolution in concert with implementing the first phase of a well-reasoned mineral development strategy, the Northwest Territories is eager to attract new mineral resource investment in 2014 in hopes of building on an uptick in exploration activity in recent years. “The Canadian N....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Avalon Rare Metals Inc. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) AVL: TSX President and CEO: Donald Bubar Senior Vice President, Metallurgy: Dave Marsh Vice-President, Exploration: William Mercer Avalon Rare Metals is focused on developing a mine at its Nechalacho rare earth elements deposit at Thor Lake in Northwest Territories. During 2014, the company is c....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Raising the bar at Kennady North - 11/02/2014 (Full story) Since being spun-out of Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. in the summer of 2012, Kennady Diamonds Inc. has had a singular focus – find a next-generation Northwest Territories diamond mine at its Kennady North diamond project located 280 kilometers (174 miles) northeast of Yellowknife. Receiving a high....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Abundant minerals bode well for future - 11/02/2014 (Full story) Nunavut's landmass, including the internal waters and offshore lands as legislated by the “Nunavut Act,” occupies roughly a quarter of Canada's land mass. With such a large amount of land and unexplored territory, there is a strong promise of abundant resources yet to be discovered. At present,....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Big projects dominate field season - 11/02/2014 (Full story) Mineral exploration activity is holding its own in Nunavut this year, despite a tough funding environment and stiff competition from other attractive mining jurisdictions around the world. Although the Far North territory has only one operating mine, Meadowbank, at least eight mineral projects are c....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Banks Island Gold Ltd. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) boZ: TSX-V President and CEO: Benjamin Mossman Chairman: Wolfgang Nickel Chief Geologist: Dirk Meckert Banks Island Gold Ltd. is on the cusp of transitioning from explorer to producer. Organized in 2010 by partners Ben Mossman and Jason Nickel, Banks Island is already enjoying income from gold r....


  • Mining Explorers 2014: Canada Zinc Metals Corp. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) czx: TSX-V chairman, President and CEO: Peeyush Varshney Vice President Exploration: Ken MacDonald director: Henry Giegerich Canada Zinc Metals Corp. is focused on exploring a band of zinc-lead-silver properties that blankets 79,870 hectares (197,359 acres) of the Kechika SEDEX belt in northeast....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Agnico hits high-grade gold at Amaruq - 11/02/2014 (Full story) From expanding reserves at its proposed Meliadine gold mine to early-stage exploration at an enticing gold discovery a few miles up the road from its Meadowbank Mine, 2014 is emerging as a year marked with exciting growth for Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. In addition to growth through the bit of a drill,....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Government funding bolsters exploration - 11/02/2014 (Full story) In 2014, many junior exploration companies work to preserve capital by undertaking modest exploration programs. The injection of funding into the Yukon Mineral Exploration Program continues to be a valuable source of seed money for prospectors and juniors. The Government of Yukon increased its 2014....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Mining exploration jumps in 2014 - 11/02/2014 (Full story) Unlike its neighbors in the North, the Yukon Territory is forecasting a marked increase in exploration in 2014. While well shy of the roughly C$300 million invested in exploration in 2011, the peak of the modern Yukon gold rush, the C$65 million forecast to be invested on exploration in the Yukon du....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Canadian Zinc Corp. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) czn: TSX chairman, President and CEO: John Kearney Vice President, Exploration and coo: Alan Taylor Vice President, permitting and environmental affairs: David Harpley Canadian Zinc Corp. has permits in hand and the majority of the required infrastructure in place to put the Prairie Creek Mine i....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Coffee rockets towards feasibility - 11/02/2014 (Full story) Over the past five years, Kaminak Gold Corp. has rocketed the Coffee project from Yukon Territory's other White Gold property to an expansive set of gold deposits on pace to be the first of the Shawn Ryan discoveries to be developed into a mine. A preliminary economic assessment published in June en....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Carmax Mining Corp. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) CXM: TSX-V President and CEO: Jevin Werbes Vice President, Exploration: Jeff Poloni Director: Chris Healey, P.Geo Carmax Mining Corp.'s exploration program at the Eaglehead copper-gold property was bolstered by financial and technical support from Copper Fox Metals Inc. In May, Northern Fox Coppe....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Coeur Mining Inc. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) CDE: NYSE President and CEO: Mitchell Krebs Chairman: Robert Mellor VP, Exploration: Hans Rasmussen Coeur Mining Inc. allocated roughly US$25 million for exploration in 2014, substantially lower than the US$40 million budgeted for 2013 and around 26 percent lower than the US$34 million actually s....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Colorado Resources Ltd. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) CXO: TSX-V President and CEO: Adam Travis Executive Chairman: Larry Nagy Vice President, Exploration: Greg Dawson Colorado Resources Ltd. had drills turning two copper-gold properties in northern British Columbia and geologists identifying targets for potential future drilling at a third. In Janu....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Dolly Varden Silver Corp. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) DV: TSX-V President and CEO: George Heard Chairman: John King Burns Vice President, Exploration: Ron Nichols Dolly Varden Silver Corp. started 2014 by prioritizing drill-ready targets at the company's Dolly Varden property, located 26 road-kilometers (16 miles) from the community of Alice Arm in....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Dominion Diamond Corp. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) DDC: TSX / NYSE Chairman and CEO: Robert Gannicott Chief Operating Officer: Chantal Lavoie Executive Vice President, Community Affairs: Brendan Bell Dominion Diamond Corporation mines rough diamonds at the Ekati and Diavik mines, both located in Northwest Territories about 300 kilometers (190 mi....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Freegold Ventures Ltd. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) TSX: FVL President and CEO: Kristina Walcott Vice President, Exploration and Development: Alvin Jackson Freegold Ventures Ltd. has a portfolio of four gold exploration properties in Alaska. In recent years, the company has focused its exploration primarily on Golden Summit, a 6-million-ounce bul....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Graphite One Resources Inc. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) GPH: TSX.V Executive Chairman: Doug Smith President and CEO: Anthony Huston General Manager, Operations: David Hembree Graphite One Resources Inc. is focused on advancing the Graphite Creek project in western Alaska to production as quickly as possible. Over the previous two years, the company ha....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Hecla Mining Company - 11/02/2014 (Full story) HL: NYSE President and CEO: Phillips Baker Jr. Chairman: Ted Crumley Senior VP, Exploration: Dean McDonald Idaho-based Hecla Mining Co. is the largest primary silver producer in the United States and is a growing gold producer. The company operates the Greens Greek silver mine in Southeast Alask....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Kinross Gold Corp. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) KGC: NYSE / K.TO: TSX Chairman: John Oliver Chief Executive Officer: Paul Rollison Chief Operating Officer: Warwick Morley-Jepson Kinross Gold Corp. continues to carry out robust exploration at and around its Fort Knox gold mine in Interior Alaska, while quietly investigating other prospects arou....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Manson Creek Resources Ltd. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) MCK: TSX.V President: Jean Pierre Jutras Chief Financial Officer: Douglas Porter Secretary: Barbara O'Neill Manson Creek Resources Ltd. holds a portfolio of early-stage mineral exploration projects in Yukon Territory, Northwest Territories and British Columbia. The company's primary focus in 2014....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Millrock Resources Inc. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) MRO: TSX.V President and CEO: Gregory Beischer Chief Exploration Officer: Philip St. George Executive Vice President: Sarah Whicker Millrock Resources Inc. identifies and acquires grassroots mineral prospects and then seeks joint venture partners to help fund the exploration. This project generat....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: MMG Ltd. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) HKG: 1208 Chief Executive Officer: Andrew Michelmore Executive General Manager, Exploration: Steve Ryan Principal Geologist, Americas: Katherine Smuk Headquartered in Melbourne and listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, MMG Ltd. continues to advance its Izok Corridor and Hood zinc-copper project....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) MPV: TSX / MDM: NYSE Chairman: Jonathan Comerford President and CEO: Patrick Evans Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. is an exploration company hoping to transition to diamond miner upon a 2016 start-up at the Gahcho Kué project located about 300 kilometers (186 miles) northeast of Yellowknife, Nort....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Nighthawk Gold Corp. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) NHK: TSX.V Chief Executive Officer: David Wiley Chief Geologist: Michael Byron Nighthawk Gold Corp. budgeted C$7.5 million for a 2014 exploration program at its 229,791-acre (92,993 hectares) Indin Lake gold property, located 220 kilometers (137 miles) north of Yellowknife, Northwest Territorie....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: North Arrow Minerals Inc. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) NAR: TSX.V Chairman: D. Grenville Thomas President and CEO: Ken Armstrong Advisor: Eira Thomas North Arrow Minerals Inc. has seven diamond exploration projects in Canada – Qilalugaq, Mel and Luxx in Nunavut; Lac de Gras and Redemption in Northwest Territories; Pikoo in Saskatchewan; and Timiskami....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Northquest Ltd. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) NQ: TSX.V CEO: Jon North Chief Financial Officer: Carmelo Marrelli Vice President, Exploration: Dwayne Car Northquest Ltd. is focused on seeking gold and other metals in geological terranes that have not reached geological maturity, such as its Pistol Bay gold project in Nunavut. This 861-squar....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: NovaCopper Inc. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) NCQ: NYSE/TSX Chairman: Thomas Kaplan President and CEO: Rick Van Nieuwenhuyse Project Manager, Upper Kobuk Mineral Project: Scott Petsel NovaCopper Inc. has nearly reached its preliminary goal of defining 10 billion pounds of high-grade copper at the Upper Kobuk Mineral Projects, a long-term par....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: NovaGold Resources Inc. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) NG: TSX / NG: NYSE-MKT Chairman: Thomas Kaplan President and CEO: Gregory Lang Senior Advisor to President: Gil Leathley With its attention focused primarily on advancing Donlin Gold through the permitting process, Novagold Resources Ltd. dialed back its exploration in 2014. In January, the compa....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) PGD: TSX Chairman and CEO: Eric Friedland President: Brooke Clements Chief Geoscientist: Jennifer Pell Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. focused its 2014 exploration on readying promising kimberlites at its Chidliak diamond project for bulk sampling in 2015. Since 2008, more than 67 kimberlites have been....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Pretium Resources Inc. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) PVG: TSX President and CEO: Robert Quartermain Chief Development Officer: Joseph Ovsenek, Chief Exploration Officer: Kenneth McNaughton Pretium Resources Inc. is focused on reaching commercial production at its high-grade Brucejack gold-silver project by 2016. Located 65 kilometers (40 miles) no....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Rockhaven Resources Ltd. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) RK: TSX.V Chief Executive Officer: Matthew Turner President: Rob Carne Chief Operating Officer: Ian Talbot Rockhaven Resources Ltd. released a steady stream of high-grade gold and silver assays from drilling at the Western BRX zone of its Klaza property in southern Yukon Territory over the 2014 f....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) SBB: TSX President and CEO: Robert Pease Vice President, Project Development: Wes Carson Vice-President, Exploration: Angus Campbell With the goal of evolving from an exploration company to mid-tier gold producer, Sabina Gold & Silver Corp. budgeted C$23 million for the 2014 field program at its....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Selwyn Chihong Mining Ltd. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) Chief Executive Officer: Richard Li Exploration Manager: Jelle De Bruyckere Selwyn Chihong Mining Ltd.., a Canadian subsidiary of Yunnan Chihong Zinc & Germanium Co. Ltd., is marching the Selwyn zinc-lead project in western Yukon Territory towards production. Yunnan Chihong Zinc & Germanium formed....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Stone Boy Inc. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) Sumitomo Metal Mining (95 percent), Sumitomo Corp. (5 percent) Stone Boy Inc., owned by subsidiaries of Sumitomo Metal Mining (95 percent) and Sumitomo Corp. (5 percent), continues to seek high-grade gold on claims in the area of the Pogo gold mine in Interior Alaska. The Stone Boy partners have b....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Teck Resources Ltd. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) TCK: NYSE / TCK.B: TSX Chairman: Norman Keevil President and CEO: Don Lindsay Vice President, Exploration: Alex Christopher Teck Resources Ltd. continued robust zinc exploration in Alaska and British Columbia, while dialing back expenditures at many of its copper exploration and development proj....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: TerraX Minerals Inc. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) TXR: TSX.V President and CEO: Joseph Campbell Vice President, Exploration: Tom Setterfield Chief Financial Officer: Stuart Rogers TerraX Minerals Inc. is focused on exploration of its Yellowknife City Gold Project, a 93.5-square-kilometer (36.1 square miles) land package immediately north of the....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: TMAC Resources Inc. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) Executive Chairman: Terry MacGibbon Chief Executive Officer: Catharine Farrow Vice President, Exploration and Geoscience: Dave King TMAC Resources Inc. is a privately held, Canadian-based mineral exploration focused solely on the exploration, development and mining of its Hope Bay gold project in....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Ucore Rare Metals Inc. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) UCU: TSX.V President and CEO: Jim McKenzie Chief Operating Officer: Ken Collison Vice President, Business Development: Mark MacDonald Ucore Rare Metals Inc. carried out 2014 exploration programs at both its Bokan-Dotson Ridge rare earth elements project in Southeast Alaska and Ray Mountain REE-ti....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Victoria Gold Corp. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) VIT: TSX.V Chairman: T. Sean Harvey President and CEO: John McConnell Executive Vice President: Mark Ayranto Victoria Gold Corp. is focused on the exploration and development of its Dublin Gulch property in central Yukon Territory. The Eagle gold deposit at Dublin Gulch is permitted to begin min....

  • Mining Explorers 2014: Wellgreen Platinum Ltd. - 11/02/2014 (Full story) WG: TSX.V President and CEO: Greg Johnson Senior VP and COO: John Sagman VP, Corporate Development: Rob Bruggeman Wellgreen Platinum Ltd. (formerly Prophecy Platinum) is endeavoring to develop a mine at its namesake platinum group metals-copper-nickel project located near the Alaska Highway in so....

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