Canadian Mining Journal


Cobalt


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    COPPER: Power Ore cuts 295 metres of 0.29% CuEq at Opemiska near surface

    July 8, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based PowerOre has received promising assays from two more drill holes at the Opemiska copper mine complex near Chapais. The location puts the project within Quebec’s Plan Nord. Hole OPM-19-08 returned 0.04% copper, 2.84% zinc, 1.95 g/t gold.

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    Global Energy Metals expands cobalt footprint in Nevada

    July 3, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Global Energy Metals (TSXV: GEMC; US-OTC: GBLEF) struck an option agreement in January with Nevada Sunrise Gold (TSXV: NEV) to acquire 85% of the historic Lovelock cobalt mine and nearby Treasure Box properties – both of which contain battery minerals including cobalt, nickel

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    COBALT-SILVER: Canada Cobalt Re-2OX technology to be tested at a Nevada mine

    June 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Canada Cobalt Works, headquartered in Coquitlam, B.C., continues development of its environmentally friendly Re-2OX process to recover cobalt and silver from tailings. The process has been tested successfully on the tails from the company’s Castle silver-cobalt mine in

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    COBALT: Jervois completes merger with M2 Cobalt

    June 19, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    AUSTRALIA – Jervois Mining today completed its previously announced merger with M2 Cobalt Corp. of Vancouver following receipt of approvals from both M2 Cobalt shareholders and the B.C. Supreme Court. In light of the merger, Simon Clarke, former CEO and

  • 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