Canadian Mining Journal


Cobalt


  • Feature

    EVs driving growing enthusiasm for battery metals mining

    May 8, 2018 by Sander Grieve

    The future is bright for battery minerals

  • News

    COBALT: First Cobalt doubles length of Kerr zone

    May 3, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto’s First Cobalt Corp. says recent drilling has allowed it to trace the mineralization of the recently discovered Kerr #2 zone to twice what it was before. The zone extends over 200 metres. The Kerr #2 zone is

  • GOLD: Goldcorp reports Q1 net earnings down to $67M

    April 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – Goldcorp reports net earnings of $67 million (all figures are U.S. dollars), or $0.08 per share, for the first quarter of 2018. Earnings were down substantially from the $170 million, or $0.20 per share, for the same quarter

  • News

    COBALT: eCobalt readies Idaho cobalt project for construction

    April 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    IDAHO –  eCobalt Solutions of Vancouver is ramping up pre-construction activities at its 100% Idaho Cobalt Project (ICP) near the town of Salmon. The project is the only permitted primary cobalt mine in the United States. eCobalt says portions of

  • News

    COBALT-GOLD: Fortune updating NICO feasibility

    April 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Fortune Minerals of London, Ont., is updating the 2014 feasibility study for its NICO cobalt-gold-bismuth-copper project 160 km northwest of Yellowknife. The project is one of the few new cobalt mines that could be in production by

  • News

    COBALT-NICKEL: UEX cuts 2% Co and 1% Ni over 10.5 metres at West Bear

    April 9, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based UEX Corporation made its first foray into the cobalt arena late last year through its subsidiary, CoEX Metals. The move appears to have potential. The West Bear cobalt-nickel prospect in the eastern Athabasca Basin returned 2.00% cobalt

  • News

    COBALT-GOLD-BISMUTH: Tlicho all-season road given approval

    April 4, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Fortune Minerals of London, Ont., says the Mackenzie Valley Environmental Impact Review Board has recommended that the Tlicho all-season road be approved, subject to certain conditions. The road will stretch 97 km between the town of Whati

  • Feature

    BC’s mining sector is back – in a big way

    April 1, 2018 by Iain Thompson

    A report on positive spending trends in B.C.’s mining sector.

  • COBALT: ePower Metals completes sampling program for Sweet Repose Adit

    March 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Vancouver – ePower Metals Inc. announces that the Company has completed a sampling and structural mapping program for the Sweet Repose Adit. Thirty-six samples have been submitted from the Sweet Repose Adit sampling program for assay. In addition, the Company has resubmitted

  • News

    NICKEL-COBALT: RNC sharpens focus on Dumont project

    March 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based RNC Minerals plans to focus on its Dumont nickel-cobalt project near Amos. Dumont, says the company, is the world’s second largest undeveloped nickel resource in the world. And it is shovel ready. The strong nickel price and

  • News

    COBALT: First Cobalt begins testing refinery residue, waste piles

    March 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-headquartered First Cobalt Corp. has begun metallurgical testing of high grade refinery residue and crushed waste at its mill in Cobalt. This study could provide the company with an early source of cash flow. Testing will be done

  • News

    COBALT: Canada Cobalt assays 2.46% Co, high silver from Castle bulk sample

    March 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Canada Cobalt Works (formerly Castle Silver) of Coquitlam, B.C., continues its bulk sampling program at the former Castle mine near the town of Cobalt in Northern Ontario. The sample tested 2.46% cobalt and 6,173 g/t silver. Underground bulk