Mining veteran brought in to reboot palladium mine The last two years at North American
Palladium’s Lac des Iles mine, Jim Gallagher has experienced a
major company refinancing, an ownership changeover, a management
reshuffle, a tailings pond issue, a round of layoffs, and the tragic
death of a worker.As the newly anointed president-CEO,
Gallagher is hoping the streak of bad luck has run its course and he
can now focus on the positives.“We’re setting the goal of becoming
one of the best mines in the world.”Earlier this year, the
BBE Consulting, an international mine
ventilation and cooling company is coming to Canada and is setting up
shop in Sudbury.
Scheduled to open an office sometime in
February, the specialized Australian and South African engineering
consultancy provides a suite of services related to mine ven...
Vancouver-based Tahoe Resources is acquiring Lake Shore Gold.Tahoe announced
it would acquire all shares of Lake Shore Gold in an agreement to combine the
agreement, Lake Shore shareholders will receive 0.1467 of a Tahoe common share
per Lake Shore share. Once the transactio...
Lake Shore Gold’s exploration program has
discovered gold mineralization on some newly acquired property near
The Timmins miner announced Feb. 4 that it has
found shallow and high-grade gold at the Whitney Project during the
first phase of a surface drilling program. It’s the first ...
appointed Stuart Harshaw as its new vice-president of Ontario operations.Harshaw, who has worked
for the company since 1990, took over the positon on Jan. 11.In his current role,
he is responsible for the base metal operations of Vale in Ontario. That includes
six mines, a mill, smelte...