Canadian Mining Journal


  • COBALT: First Cobalt makes drill plans for consolidated properties

    October 24, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – First Cobalt Corp. of Toronto has begun prospecting and structural mapping on properties owned by Cobalt One and CobalTech Mining. All three companies have holdings near the town of Cobalt – once premier Canada’s silver producing region –

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    eCobalt plans US production facility

    October 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — eCobalt Solutions (TSX: ECS; US-OTC: ECSIF) hopes to restart construction at its Idaho Cobalt project (ICP) next year, which could set the stage for first production in early 2020. The site is located in east-central Idaho, roughly 40 km due west

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    COBALT: First Cobalt examines mineralogies of historical mines

    October 5, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based First Cobalt Corp. has examined the mineralogies of samples from several historic mines it owns in the Cobalt camp 400 km north of Toronto. The company found high grade values and various styles. The highest grade vein

  • INFRASTRUCTURE: Fortune applauds next step along road to Whati

    September 19, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Fortune Minerals of London, Ont., is following closely the government decisions that are moving the Tlicho all-season road to the community of Whati toward construction. Fortune has received approval to build a spur road from Whati to

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    COBALT: First Cobalt readies for work at Keeley-Frontier mine

    September 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based First Cobalt Corp. is preparing for closer inspection of its Greater Cobalt project near the historic town of the same name. The company has filed a recent 43-101 report outlining property details and its plans, although no

  • Pala Investments sets up fund for new technology metals

    August 16, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Over the last decade, Pala Investments has invested across a range of metals including cobalt, lithium, rare earths, tin, nickel and copper. More recent investments include the $200 million public offering in June of Cobalt 27 Capital (TSXV: KBLT), a cobalt streaming company Pala

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    COBALT: eCobalt nears completion of Idaho cobalt feasibility study

    August 9, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    IDAHO – Vancouver-based eCobalt Solutions is nearing completion of the feasibility study covering its plans for the Idaho cobalt mine and mill 40 km west of Salmon, in the central part of the state. Meanwhile, pre-construction activities will begin at

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    COBALT: Castle Silver continues to test proprietary recovery method

    July 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Representatives of Castle Silver Resources of Coquitlam, B.C., have just returned from Asia where it hopes to find customers for its cobalt product produced with its proprietary Re-2OX process. The process is designed to meet the cobalt hydroxide

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    NICKEL-COPPER: Garibaldi to drill E&L project near Eskay Creek

    July 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Garibaldi Resources is preparing to drill its 100% owned E&L project, the only nick-copper-rich  massive sulphide system in the province’s Golden Triangle. The property is near Eskay Creek, best known for its high grade gold resources

  • COPPER-GOLD: EPA ready to drop major roadblock for Pebble project says Northern Dynasty

    July 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ALASKA – The US Environmental Protection Agency has begun a process to withdraw a proposed determination that has restricted development of the Pebble copper-gold project 300 km from Anchorage in the southwest part of the state. Project owner Northern Dynasty Minerals

  • First Cobalt proposes mergers with Cobalt One and CobalTech

    July 4, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Trent Mell of First Cobalt (TSXV: FCC; US-OTC: FTSSF) is making good on his promise to build a diversified portfolio of cobalt assets to capitalize on growing demand for the metal in battery production for the electric vehicle market. The president and CEO

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    TNM Data Miner: Largest global cobalt reserves in 2016

    June 29, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Using the IntelligenceMine database of our sister company Infomine, The Northern Miner compiled a list of the world’s five largest cobalt deposits in 2016, based on reserves. 1. Mutanda, Democratic Republic of the Congo Glencore’s Mutanda copper-cobalt mine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo