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By Rose Ragsdale
For Mining News 

Producer clears hurdles at Meadowbank

Mine overcomes myriad challenges, major setbacks to contribute 366,000 ounces of gold to Agnico-Eagle's total production in 2012


Last updated 5/26/2013 at Noon

The story of the Meadowbank Mine in central Nunavut continues to be a tale of challenges met and obstacles conquered.

From the hour that its development was conceptualized in the middle of the past decade, the gold at Meadowbank has delivered a succession of hurdles for its developers - first Cumberland Resources and then Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd. - to clear. Agnico-Eagle acquired Cumberland in...

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