April 23, 2014Daily News
NICKEL-IRON: First Point test markets Decar concentrates
BRITISH COLUMBIA – The results of the first market test of awaruite (nickel-iron alloy) concentrates from the Decar project are positive, says First Point Minerals Corp of Vancouver. The project, located 80 km north of Fort St James, is...
Apr 22, 2014 4:37PM
LITHIUM: Concentrator restarts as weather warms
QUEBEC – RB Energy (formerly Canada Lithium) of Vancouver says it has restarted the concentrator at its Quebec lithium mine 60 km north of Val d'Or. This winter's unusually long and cold conditions forced a suspension of milling activity...
Apr 22, 2014 4:33PM
GOLD: More tests boost recovery for Sabina's Back River project
NUNAVUT – Continued bench scale metallurgical tests on material from the Back River gold project have boosted gold recovery to 93.9% from 88.0%. The advanced exploration project is located in the West Kitikmeot region and owned by Sabina...
Apr 22, 2014 4:31PM
COPPER: Amerigo/Codelco extend tailings processing arrangement
CHILE – Amerigo Resources of Vancouver and Codelco, Chile's large state-owned copper producer, have signed an agreement extending Amerigo's right to reprocess tailings from the El Teniente operation to 2037.
Apr 22, 2014 4:30PM