Canadian Mining Journal


  • News

    First Cobalt finds new mineralization at Keeley

    February 12, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    First Cobalt (TSXV: FCC; US-OTC: FTSSF) has found near-surface disseminated cobalt and silver mineralization outside the veins that were the focus of historic underground mining at its Keeley project near Cobalt, Ontario. Drill hole KF-WV-0013, in the southern portion of the

  • News

    COBALT: eCobalt ups resources at Idaho cobalt project

    February 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    IDAHO – Vancouver-based eCobalt Solutions has released an  updated and increased resource estimate for its Idaho cobalt project. The project, about 40 km west of Salmon, is in the advanced stages of exploration. The new estimate was made on the

  • News

    NICKEL-COPPER: Landore updates estimate for B4-7 deposit at Junior Lake

    February 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Additional drilling by Landore Resources of London, U.K., has allowed the company to report a 43% increase in total resources for the B4-7 nickel-copper-cobalt-PGM deposit on its Junior Lake property. The property lies about 235 km north-northeast of

  • TNM editorial: Cobalt positioned to enjoy strong year

    February 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    In many eyes, cobalt is set to become an investor darling for 2018, and the recent royalty hike on cobalt production by the government of the world’s largest producer — the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) — is only

  • Feature

    Juniors fueling new cobalt rush in Northern Ontario

    February 1, 2018 by Marilyn Scales

    Cobalt is the new gold

  • News

    COBALT: Orefinders acquires Mann project, plans battery metals spinout

    January 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Orefinders Resources recently acquired sole ownership of the Mann cobalt-silver property in the Cobalt-Gowganda District. The land has nine historic shafts and a ramp driven to the 65-metre level. The Mann mine and its neighbours produced an

  • News

    COBALT: First Cobalt completes first phase of muck pile sampling program

    January 30, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – First Cobalt Corp. of Toronto says it has completed the initial phase of muck pile sampling at its properties in the Cobalt camp. Over 400 samples were collected from two different geological settings – in  the north near

  • COBALT: Sherritt links warrants to cobalt price, raises $115M

    January 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Sherritt International is raising C$115 million through the sale of shares and share purchase warrants. The proceeds will be used to reduce debt, for general corporate purposes and to fund future growth. The company will issue 82.1 million

  • News

    COBALT: First Cobalt outlines $7M exploration program for 2018

    January 16, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – First Cobalt of Toronto has set aside $7 million for its 2018 exploration program on its Cobalt Camp properties in Northern Ontario. Thirteen targets – 10 of which are near historic mines – will receive 26,000 metres of

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    COBALT: Dundee begins pilot tests for eCobalt’s Idaho cobalt project

    January 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Dundee Sustainable Technologies has begun pilot tests on a three-tonne bulk sample from the Idaho cobalt project (ICP) 40 km west of Salmon. Owner eCobalt Solutions of Vancouver has taken the project to the advanced exploration stage. The

  • COBALT: Private placement to raise $25M+ for First Cobalt

    December 11, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – First Cobalt Corp. has arranged a bought deal private placement of flow-through and common share units. Each unit will consist of one share and one-half a share purchase warrant. The company will issue 4.7 million flow-through units at

  • News

    BASE METALS: Lundin offers plans for next three years

    November 30, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Lundin Mining Corp. has provided new production guidance for the three-year period beginning in 2018. In 2020, the company expects to be producing as much as 201,000 tonnes of copper, 244,000 tonnes of zinc, and 16,000 tonnes of