Gold mining in Nevada

First Vanadium Commences Geophysical Survey Over its Gold Target on the Carlin Gold Trend, Nevada

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 2:44pm

IP identifies areas of higher concentrations of disseminated sulfides which in Carlin-type gold systems are commonly associated with higher grade gold areas.

Key Points: 
  • IP identifies areas of higher concentrations of disseminated sulfides which in Carlin-type gold systems are commonly associated with higher grade gold areas.
  • Disseminated sulfides, in amounts typical of Carlin gold systems, have been visually logged in all seven reverse circulation holes testing the gold system.
  • These are the same rocks hosting the large deposits in the Carlin trend such as Gold Quarry and Gold Strike.
  • First Vanadium has an option to earn a 100% interest in the Carlin Vanadium Project, located in Elko County, 6 miles south from the town of Carlin, Nevada and Highway I-80.

Gold Standard Ventures to Present at the TD Securities Mining Conference

Monday, January 18, 2021 - 10:32pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gold Standard Ventures Corp. (NYSE AMERICAN: GSV) (TSX: GSV) (Gold Standard or the Company) announced today that Jason Attew, President and CEO, will present virtually at the TD Securities Mining Conference on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 1:40 p.m.

Key Points: 
  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gold Standard Ventures Corp. (NYSE AMERICAN: GSV) (TSX: GSV) (Gold Standard or the Company) announced today that Jason Attew, President and CEO, will present virtually at the TD Securities Mining Conference on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 1:40 p.m.
  • Gold Standard is developing the South Railroad Project, an open pit, heap leach gold project located in Elko County, Nevada.
  • The project is part of a +21,000 hectare land package on the Carlin Trend, and is 100% owned by Gold Standard.
  • The goal of the Company is to become the low-cost junior producer of choice in Nevada, one of the premier mining jurisdictions in the world.

First Vanadium Options Gold Property from Mathewson in Battle Mtn - Eureka Gold Trend, Nevada

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 2:40pm

Mr. Mathewson is a renowned Nevada gold specialist and former Newmont Mining Corporation Regional Exploration Manager.

Key Points: 
  • Mr. Mathewson is a renowned Nevada gold specialist and former Newmont Mining Corporation Regional Exploration Manager.
  • Mr. Mathewson was instrumental in several significant gold discoveries in the Rain and Railroad Mining Districts in the southern portion of the Carlin Gold Trend.
  • The Battle Mtn - Eureka Gold Trend rivals the Carlin Gold Trend in gold production and prospectivity.
  • Nevada Gold will retain a 3% Net Smelter Return Royalty ("NSR") on any mineral products derived from the AVP Property.

Ridgeline Minerals Intersects Wenban Formation and Drills 0.22 g/t Gold and 860 g/t Silver over 0.2 Meters at the Swift Project, Nevada

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 - 1:30pm

Data from the Phase I program will aid in vectoring towards higher grade gold targets in Ridgeline's 2021 Phase II drill program.

Key Points: 
  • Data from the Phase I program will aid in vectoring towards higher grade gold targets in Ridgeline's 2021 Phase II drill program.
  • SW20-001 & SW2-002 intersected Lower Plate carbonate host rocks interpreted as the Wenban and Roberts Mountains formation starting at 425 m vertical depth.
  • Significance - The Wenban formation had not previously been intersected with historic drilling at Swift and is considered the primary gold host (see Swift Stratigraphic Section ) to the Nevada Gold Mines owned Cortez Complex (34.8 Moz.
  • Notable examples include the Nevada Gold Mines, (a joint venture between Barrick Gold and Newmont Mining Corp.) owned Goldstrike, Pipeline, Cortez Hills and Goldrush deposits.

Hycroft Appoints Jack Henris As Chief Operating Officer And Fortifies Operating And Technical Teams With Several Key Additions

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 12:35pm

A thorough review of the organizational structure, including the identification of technical and operating needs, led to a bolstering and restructuring of the Hycroft operating team.

Key Points: 
  • A thorough review of the organizational structure, including the identification of technical and operating needs, led to a bolstering and restructuring of the Hycroft operating team.
  • The vision and leadership of the senior team will be critical components in the success of this long-life operation."
  • At Barrick Gold Corporation ("Barrick"), Mr. Henris held positions as Mine Operations Supervisor and Senior Mine Planner at the Goldstrike Mine.
  • Hycroft is a US-based, gold and silver producer operating the Hycroft mine located in the world-class mining region of Northern Nevada.

Golden Independence Provides Drilling Update

Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 8:05am

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - January 6, 2021) - Golden Independence Mining Corp. (CSE: IGLD) (OTCQB: GIDMF) (FSE: 6NN) (the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on drilling progress at the Company's flagship Independence project located adjacent to Nevada Gold Mines' Phoenix-Fortitude mining operations in the Battle Mountain-Cortez trend of Nevada.

Key Points: 
  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - January 6, 2021) - Golden Independence Mining Corp. (CSE: IGLD) (OTCQB: GIDMF) (FSE: 6NN) (the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on drilling progress at the Company's flagship Independence project located adjacent to Nevada Gold Mines' Phoenix-Fortitude mining operations in the Battle Mountain-Cortez trend of Nevada.
  • Golden Independence has completed its 2020 resource expansion drill program at the Company's Independence project.
  • Figure 1 provides a plan view of the location of the RC drill hole collars that will be incorporated into the resource update.
  • About Golden Independence Mining Corp.
    Golden Independence Mining Corp. is an exploration company currently focused on exploring the advanced-stage Independence Gold Property located in the Battle Mountain-Cortez Trend, Nevada and the Champ precious metal property near Castlegar, British Columbia.

Altair International Signs Lease Agreement for Carlin Type Gold Target in Nevada

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 2:30pm

The Walker Ridge claims cover over 4,500 acres of that contain important geologic strata as well as geochemical and geophysical anomalies, highly indicative of a large buried Carlin Type gold occurrence.

Key Points: 
  • The Walker Ridge claims cover over 4,500 acres of that contain important geologic strata as well as geochemical and geophysical anomalies, highly indicative of a large buried Carlin Type gold occurrence.
  • The entire Big Springs-Walker Ridge-Jerritt Canyon area lies within one of the four main Carlin Type gold linear structures that cross central and north Nevada.
  • Carlin Type gold within these four important structural trends have produced over 90 million ounces to date and continue to lead gold production in Nevada.
  • Nexus also confirmed the presence of an Eocene-aged intrusive important to the timing and genesis of Carlin Type gold.

Barrick 2020 Annual Meeting Will be Virtual-Only

Friday, April 17, 2020 - 10:00pm

TORONTO, April 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As detailed in our 2020 Information Circular, in response to the global Covid-19 pandemic Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:GOLD)(TSX:ABX) will be holding its 2020 Annual Meeting in a virtual-only format via a live webcast.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, April 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As detailed in our 2020 Information Circular, in response to the global Covid-19 pandemic Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:GOLD)(TSX:ABX) will be holding its 2020 Annual Meeting in a virtual-only format via a live webcast.
  • While an in-person meeting is not possible this year due to Covid-19, Barrick intends to return to a hybrid meeting format (physical/virtual) for its 2021 Annual Meeting.
  • Barricks virtual 2020 Annual Meeting will be held on May 5, 2020 at 10:00 am EDT / 14:00 UTC at https://web.lumiagm.com/171710479 .
  • Please visit our website at www.barrick.com/investors/agm to download a copy of the 2020 Information Circular, explore our innovative Digital Circular, and view a live webcast of the Annual Meeting on May 5.

Comstock Mining Updates Mercury Remediation Venture

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 11:45am

VIRGINIA CITY, Nev., Sept. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Comstock Mining Inc. (the Company or Comstock Mining) (NYSE American: LODE) announced a number of salient updates on its collaboration with Oro Industries Inc. (Oro), and the newly formed company called Mercury Clean Up LLC (MCU), for the manufacture and global deployment of mercury remediation systems with proprietary mechanical, hydro, electro-chemical and oxidation processes to reclaim, treat and remediate mercury from tailings and industrial effluents.

Key Points: 
  • VIRGINIA CITY, Nev., Sept. 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Comstock Mining Inc. (the Company or Comstock Mining) (NYSE American: LODE) announced a number of salient updates on its collaboration with Oro Industries Inc. (Oro), and the newly formed company called Mercury Clean Up LLC (MCU), for the manufacture and global deployment of mercury remediation systems with proprietary mechanical, hydro, electro-chemical and oxidation processes to reclaim, treat and remediate mercury from tailings and industrial effluents.
  • In June 2019, announced that it would, through MCU, demonstrate the feasibility of a mercury remediation system within the historic, world-class, Comstock Lode mining district.
  • Comstock Mining provides the platform for testing the mercury remediation system, and MCU conducts the initial trials starting with a 2 ton per hour pilot operation that could scale up to 25 tons per hour.
  • Comstock Mining Inc. is a Nevada-based, gold, and silver mining company with extensive, contiguous property in the Comstock District and is an emerging leader in sustainable, responsible mining.

Gold Standard Announces US$6.9 Million 2019 Exploration and Development Program for the Railroad Project, Carlin Trend, Nevada

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 - 11:30am

Funding for this program was obtained in a bought deal financing that closed on July 31, 2019 (see news release).

Key Points: 
  • Funding for this program was obtained in a bought deal financing that closed on July 31, 2019 (see news release).
  • DC19-01 intersected 117.3m of 1.54 g Au/t, including 44.3m of 2.55 g Au/t (see April 25, 2019 news release).
  • A PFS for the Dark Star and Pinion resources is scheduled for completion during the third quarter of 2019.
  • ABOUT GOLD STANDARD VENTURES Gold Standard is an advanced stage gold exploration company focused on district scale discoveries on its Railroad-Pinion Project, located within the prolific Carlin Trend.