Canadian Mining Journal

Industrial/Specialty Minerals

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    VANADIUM: Great Atlantic starts drilling at Glenelg project

    November 20, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Great Atlantic Resources announced this week it has started phase one of its diamond drilling program on the Glenelg vanadium property, located in the southwest corner of the province. In a press release, Great Atlantic said the

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    AWARD: Nouveau Monde graphite wins award for sustainable development

    November 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – Nouveau Monde Graphite of Saint-Michel-des-Saints, Que., has won an Award of Excellence in Sustainable Development. The award highlights the company practices as part of its Matawinie graphite project 130 km north of Montreal. The award was presented at

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    VANADIUM: U.S. Vanadium acquires Russian owned facility

    October 15, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    ARKANSAS – U.S. Vanadium, a private company in which venture capital firm Elysee Development Corp. has a 15% stake, is acquiring a Russian owned production plant in Hot Springs, Ark., that produces vanadium pentoxide. Russian steel producer, Evraz, purchased the plant

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    VANADIUM: Great Atlantic triples size of Glenelg project

    October 1, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Great Atlantic Resources tripled the size of its Glenelg vanadium property located in eastern Canada. In a media statement, Great Atlantic said that the property was expanded by additional mineral claim staking to reach 3,500 hectares. This

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    CHROMITE: Noront chooses Algoma Steel, Hatch for Ring of Fire projects

    September 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Noront Resources of Toronto has selected Hatch Ltd. and Algoma Steel to facilitate development of mines in the Ring of Fire and the associated. In making the announcement Noront president and CEO Alan Coutts called this a ‘made

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    VANADIUM: VanadiumCorp drills to halfway point at Lac Doré

    September 23, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    Quebec – VanadiumCorp Resource reported on Friday that the 8,500-metre infill and extension drilling program currently underway at its Lac Doré vanadium project has passed the 50% completion mark. The company also reported that a review of historical drilling data

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    FELDSPAR: Hudson Resources ships first anorthosite to South Carolina

    August 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    GREENLAND – Vancouver-based Hudson Resources has made the first shipment of anorthosite from its White Mountain mine 80 km southeast of Sisimut. The MV Happy Dragon bulk carrier was loaded with 14,400 tonnes of GreenSpar 250 anorthosite product and 56

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    COPPER: Fortune makes new discovery at NICO

    July 18, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Fortune Minerals of London, Ont., has made a new copper discovery at its NICO cobalt-gold-bismuth-copper project 160 km northwest of Yellowknife. The new mineralization was exposed last spring in a pit excavated to provide aggregate for road

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    VANADIUM: Delrey authorized to drill at Newfoundland property

    July 11, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Following its recent acquisition of the Four Corners project, Delrey Metals received this week authorization from the Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Natural Resources to establish up to 20 drill sites and four trenches on the property. Four Corners is

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    TUNGSTEN-MOLY: Northcliff’s Scisson project receives final federal permit

    July 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEW BRUNSWICK – Vancouver-based Northcliff Resources says the final federal authorization has been received for the Scisson tungsten-molybdenum project 60 km northwest of Fredericton. Environmental approvals were given in 2015 and 2017 for the project. Mining, crown lease, construction and

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    GRAPHITE: Nouveau Monde raises $22M, will build demo plant

    July 2, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nouveau Monde Graphite, with offices in Saint-Michel-des-Saints, Que., has raised $22 million for the next phase of work at its Matawinie graphite project 150 km north of Montreal. The funds will be used for the continuing operation of

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    COBALT-GOLD: Fortune offers four options for NICO

    June 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Fortune Minerals is updating the 2014 feasibility study for its NICO cobalt-gold-bismuth-copper project 160 km northwest of Yellowknife. Hatch, P&E Mining Consultants and Micon International have been engaged to produce the new study Four scenarios are contemplated: