Canadian Mining Journal


Cobalt


  • MERGER: Pala to acquire Cobalt 27, create Nickel 28

    June 18, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Cobalt 27 Capital Corp. has reached an agreement with Swiss-based Pala Investments whereby Pala will acquire 100% of Cobalt 27’s common shares. Cobalt 27 shareholders will receive $5.75 per share – $3.57 in cash and $2.28 in shares

  • GOLD-COPPER: Supreme Court okays work at Taseko’s New Prosperity

    June 17, 2019 by Marilyn Scales

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The Supreme Court of Canada has cleared the way for Taseko Mines of Vancouver to begin geotechnical work at its New Prosperity gold-copper project 125 km south of Williams Lake. The Court dismissed the Tsilhqot’in First Nation’s

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    COBALT-NICKEL: UEX releases results of winter resampling at West Bear

    June 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

      SASKATCHEWAN – The final assays are in from UEX Corp.’s winter drilling program at its West Bear cobalt-nickel property in the eastern part of the Athabasca Basin. The company resampled  62 sonic drill holes and 12 historical diamond drill

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    COBALT: First Cobalt refinery output could be doubled

    May 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Ausenco Engineering Canada has delivered a study of the refinery in Cobalt to Toronto-based First Cobalt Corp. The study says that using third party cobalt hydroxide as feed, the refinery output could be doubled to 5,000 t/y cobalt

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    COBALT: UEX cuts 0.55% Co, 1.39% Ni at West Bear

    May 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Saskatoon-based UEX Corporation has received the assays of the final 24 holes of the winter drill program at its West Bear cobalt-nickel property in the eastern Athabasca Basin. Highlights from the recent results include hole WBC-143, which intersected

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    COBALT: Glencore to support First Cobalt’s refinery restart

    May 21, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto’s First Cobalt Corp. and Swiss mining giant Glencore AG have signed a memorandum of understanding to supply feedstock and financing to the reopening of First Cobalt’s cobalt refinery in the town of Cobalt. This is the only

  • NICKEL-COBALT: First Quantum signals potential restart of Ravensthorpe mine

    May 14, 2019 by MINING.com staff

    VANCOUVER – First Quantum Minerals is investigating the possibility of re-starting its idled Ravensthorpe nickel/cobalt operation in Australia, according to UK-based market research firm Roskill. The Vancouver-based company acquired the Ravensthorpe mine and processing plant from BHP in February 2010, with

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    BATTERY MINERALS: US senate introduces new bill to boost domestic supply

    May 8, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    WASHINGTON, DC – Republican senators led by Lisa Murkowski has introduced bipartisan legislation to secure mineral resources and supply chains, reducing reliance on foreign sources. The new legislation – the American Minerals Security Act – listed lithium, graphite, cobalt and nickel as “critical

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    COBALT: Canada Cobalt signs deal for first revenue stream

    May 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    COQUITLAM, B.C. – Canada Cobalt Works has signed a deal for the custom treatment of material from U.S. mines using its proprietary Re-2OX process. A non-binding memorandum of understanding has been signed between Canada Cobalt and Global Energy Metals of

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    Dundee tests new frontiers for drones

    May 1, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    Exyn machine can navigate autonomously underground for mapping and more

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    COPPER: Rockridge hits high grades at Knife Lake

    April 30, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based Rockridge Resources reports drilling high grade, near surface copper mineralization at the Knife Lake property 50 km northwest of Sandy Bay. Rockridge has an option with Eagle Plains Resources to acquire 100% interest in the historic property.

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    GOLD-COPPER: Lumina extends Gran Bestia in Ecuador

    April 11, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ECUADOR – Lumina Gold has drilled its longest continuous section of mineralization at its Gran Bestia copper-gold deposit in Ecuador, part of its Cangrejos copper-gold project. The company cut 0.62 g/t gold and 0.11% copper over 626 metres from surface including