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POSTED ON September 18, 2015 BY Tim Oliver

Analysis of 34 Technical Studies Exploration Insights by Brent Cook www.explorationinsights.com Issue No. 342 September 13, 2015 This week our go-to mining engineer, Tim Oliver, discusses the results of his investigation into 34 recently published National Instrument 43-101 technical reports. These reports are mining disclosure standards implemented by the Ontario Securities Commission for Canadian-listed companies.… Continue Reading

POSTED ON August 14, 2015 BY Tim Oliver

Via TimOliver.us: Note to Readers: This is the July 26, 2015 Issue of Brent Cook’s Exploration Insights. “EI” is the premier newsletter devoted to early discovery, high-reward opportunities, primarily among junior mining and exploration companies. I occasionally contribute articles to Brent’s weekly newsletter. My articles focus on the engineering aspects of early stage mine development… Continue Reading

POSTED ON August 12, 2015 BY Tim Oliver

Via www.TimOliver.us: Sometime around 10:30 a.m. on August 4, 2015, an earthmoving contractor working for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) broke into flooded underground mine workings along Cement Creek, near Silverton, Colorado. The result was the release of at least three million gallons of acidic water laden with high levels of dissolved and settleable solids. The… Continue Reading

POSTED ON July 28, 2015 BY Tim Oliver

I used to jokingly characterize Canadian Juniors as three geologists with a mail drop in Vancouver. One is too old to travel, one is drilling in the jungle and the third is somewhere raising money. If that was ever correct, it is not correct today. A random selection of 21 out of 1180 companies listed… Continue Reading