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EHR attracts top diamond exec to board
EHR Resources Ltd. Sept. 22 announced that former De Beers Canada CEO Kim Truter has joined its board of directors. "I am delighted to welcome Kim to the EHR board," said EHR Resources... — Updated 10/8/2020
Peregrine shareholders approve takeover
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. Aug. 31 reported that its shareholders have overwhelmingly approved the arrangement for De Beers Canada Inc. to buy the Nunavut-focused diamond explorer. In July,... — Updated 9/25/2020
De Beers agrees to buy Peregrine Diamonds
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. July 19 announced that De Beers Canada Inc. has agreed to buy the exploration company in a cash deal worth roughly C$107 million. Under the terms of the... — Updated 9/25/2020
More diamonds boost Chidliak PEA
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. May 23 published an updated preliminary economic assessment at Chidliak that shows a substantial increase in the diamonds recovered and financial returns from an... — Updated 9/25/2020
Chidliak now hosts 22M carats
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. Feb. 15 reported that its 2017 resource development program has increased the inferred mineral resource of the CH-6 kimberlite pipe at the company's Chidliak... — Updated 9/24/2020
Mining Explorers 2016: Peregrine Diamonds Ltd.
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. continues to focus on the exploration and potential development of its Chidliak diamond project located roughly 120 kilometers (75 miles) north of Iqaluit, the capital of Nunavut. Since 2008, 71 kimberlites have... — Updated 2/3/2018 Full story
Mining Explorers 2017: Peregrine Diamonds Ltd.
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. continues to focus on the exploration and potential development of its Chidliak diamond project located roughly 120 kilometers (75 miles) north of Iqaluit, the capital of Nunavut. The company has identified 71... — Updated 1/24/2018
Mining Explorers 2017: Nunavut ready for new mining era
Nunavut is a vast and minerals-rich swath of the Earth's crust and Nunavummiut, or the people who live there, see mining as the foundation of the territory's future. "The mining industry... — Updated 1/24/2018 Full story
Peregrine to explore Chidliak underground
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. March 6 reported that a recently completed internal study indicates that development of adding underground mining to the proposed development of an open-pit mine at the company's CH-6 kimberlite pipe may enhance... — Updated 1/18/2018
Peregrine seeks deeper Chidliak CH-6 diamonds
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. Aug. 23 said a three-hole, 1,474-meter drill program confirms the expansion potential of the CH-6 kimberlite at its Chidliak diamond project in Nunavut. DD36, a 37... — Updated 1/14/2018
PEA shows robust economics for Chidliak
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. July 7 posted results from preliminary economic assessment for phase-one development of the CH-6 and CH-7 kimberlite pipes at its Chidliak diamond project in... — Updated 7/17/2016
Impressive results from modest exploration program at Chidliak
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. April 7 reported that the 2015 exploration program at its Chidliak diamond project in Nunavut has significantly increased the mineral resource for the CH-6 kimberlite pipe. The upper 260 meters of CH-6 now contain... — Updated 4/17/2016
CH-7 diamonds average $100/c; priciest stone worth US$16,555
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. March 8 reported that a 735.75 carat parcel of commercial-size diamonds recovered from five geological units of the CH-7 kimberlite pipe at its Chidliak project... — Updated 3/13/2016
Chidliak kimberlite produces large diamonds
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. Jan. 12 reported that an 814-metric-ton bulk sample from the CH-7 kimberlite pipe at the Chidliak diamond project in Nunavut returned an overall grade of 0.88 carats of diamonds per metric ton. A total of 717.65... — Updated 1/17/2016
Mining Explorers 2015: Mining spurs growth in Nunavut
Thanks largely to its burgeoning mining sector, Nunavut is leading the Canadian territories in economic growth. With the start-up of the Mary River iron mine late in 2014, Nunavut now... — Updated 11/1/2015
Mining Explorers 2015: Peregrine Diamonds Ltd.
PGD: TSX Executive Chairman: Eric Friedland President and CEO: Tom Peregoodoff President and CEO, Peregrine Exploration: Brooke Clements Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. focused its 2015 exploration on expanding and upgrading the resources for... — Updated 11/1/2015
Mining Explorers 2014: Big projects dominate field season
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... — Updated 11/2/2014
Mining Explorers 2014: Peregrine Diamonds Ltd.
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... — Updated 11/2/2014 Full story
Iron, diamonds lead Qikiqtani activity
Mineral exploration activity held its own in Nunavut in 2013, despite a tough funding environment and stiff competition from other attractive mining jurisdictions around the world. Of the mineral projects edging closer to development in... — Updated 6/29/2014