Canadian Mining Journal

Industrial/Specialty Minerals

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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:

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    GRAPHITE: ZEN partners with Canadian university to produce low cost graphene

    June 3, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – ZEN Graphene Solutions announced that it has signed an initial agreement to in-license certain intellectual properties from a Canadian university that, when combined with ZEN’s graphite from the Albany mine, produces low cost, environmentally friendly graphene. The company said

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    SILICON: AngloGold maintains 100% earn-in option on Silicon project

    May 30, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEVADA – AngloGold Ashanti paid Renaissance Gold $300,000 to maintain its 100% earn-in option on the Silicon project in this state. If Anglo completes the payments and exercises the purchase option, RenGold would retain a 1% net smelter return royalty

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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