Canadian Mining Journal


Industrial/Specialty Minerals


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    VANADIUM: Delrey moves ahead with acquisition of Four Corners property

    May 22, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Delrey Metals announced this week that it entered into a definitive property option agreement with respect to the right and option to acquire an 80% interest in and to certain mineral licences which comprise the Four Corners project

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    FERROCHROME: Noront chooses Sault Ste. Marie for site of production facility

    May 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Noront Resources of Toronto has chosen the Algoma Steel site in Sault Ste. Marie for its ferrochrome production facility. Four communities – Timmins, Sudbury, Thunder Bay, as well as the Sault – were considered beginning in February 2018.

  • VANADIUM: Regency’s plans to acquire Vanadium North receive conditional approval

    May 6, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    VANCOUVER – Regency Gold received conditional approval from the TSX Venture Exchange for the previously announced acquisition of Vanadium North Resources. Back in February, the Vancouver-based miner entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all of Vanadium North’s issued and outstanding common

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    LITHIUM: XPS, Frontier partner to pilot LiOH process

    April 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO –  Frontier Lithium Inc.  has entered into a strategic partnership agreement with XPS Expert Process Solutions (a Glencore company) and Dr. Ahmad Ghahreman, a Queen’s University professor,  to develop a process to refine spodumene concentrate into lithium hydroxide. The partnership

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    VANADIUM: First Vanadium extends Carlin by 300 metres

    April 24, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    NEVADA – First Vanadium has extended its Carlin vanadium deposit in Nevada by 300 metres, or 15%, to the south with newly acquired historical data. The strike length of the deposit now totals more than 2.1 km. Two historical holes and

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    TIN: Industry groups sign MoU on responsible sourcing

    April 17, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    UNITED KINGDOM – UK-based International Tin Association (ITA) and US-based Responsible Business Alliance has announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding aimed at promoting the responsible production and sourcing of tin. “Both industry groups pioneered approaches to tackling minerals

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    VANADIUM: Victory Metals expands Iron Point project

    April 10, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEVADA – Vancouver-based Victory Metals has expanded its landholdings at the Iron Point vanadium project to 5,382 hectares thanks to the results from recent reverse circulation drilling. The property is about 35 km from Winnemucca. The results from the final

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    GRAPHITE: Nouveau Monde raises $10M for Matawinie development

    April 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nouveau Monde Graphite has arranged a non-brokered private placement with Pallinghurst Graphite that will raise $10.3 million for continued work on the Matawinie graphite development project 150 km north of Montreal. Pallinghurst has subscribed to purchase approximately 43.8

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    VANADIUM: Secova acquires cheap vanadium mineral claims in Quebec

    March 21, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    QUEBEC – Secova Metals acquired this week 100% interest in 3,809 hectares of vanadium mineral claims located in three land packages in this eastern Canadian province. In a press release, the Vancouver-based miner said the acquisition, which is a $75,000 arms-length

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    First Vanadium tables maiden resource at Carlin

    March 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    First Vanadium (TSXV: FVAN; US-OTC: FVANF) has tabled a maiden resource for its 4.6-sq.-km Carlin vanadium project, nearly 10 km south of Elko, Nevada. The project lies in the Carlin gold trend, a 20 minute drive from the town of Carlin.

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    VANADIUM: Regency Gold enters the vanadium exploration space

    February 14, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Vancouver-based Regency Gold announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Vanadium North Resources to acquire all of its issued and outstanding common shares, the main interest behind the buyout being the Valley of Vanadium project

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    GRAPHITE: Northern Graphite to increase Bissett Creek’s production by 20%

    February 12, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Northern Graphite announced that it is considering increasing annual concentrate production by at least 20% at its Bissett Creek graphite project between Ottawa and North Bay. This would mean integrating an initial production rate of approximately 25,000 t/y into