Canadian Mining Journal


Iron Ore


  • News

    IRON RESOURCE: Adriana offers estimate for Lac Otelnuk

    June 20, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – The 43-101-compliant mineral resource estimate for the Lac Otelnuk iron ore deposit in Nunavik is complete, says Adriana Resources of Toronto. Compiled by Watts, Griffis and McOuat, the measured and indicated portion is 11.35…

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    IRON ORE DEVELOPMENT: Kami to generate $2.0-B in tax revenue for NL

    June 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR – Vancouver-based Alderon Iron Ore says its Kamistiatusset (Kami) iron ore project will generate $2.0 billion in tax revenues for the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. These and other long term benefits to the province were…

  • News

    IRON RESOURCE: Houston, Knob Lake deposits grow for LIM

    May 31, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR – Toronto-based Labrador Iron Mines reports that the latest resource numbers at its Houston and Knob Lake iron deposits in western Labrador continue to improve.

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    Labrador Iron Mines: Canada’s newest iron ore producer

    May 24, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER — Toronto-based Labrador Iron Mines is first out of the gate as the race is on to cash in on Canada’s reinvigorated iron ore hotspot in the Labrador Trough district. Labrador Iron is one of a handful of Canadian developers…

  • News

    Working with Aboriginal partners in the race for Canada’s iron ore

    May 22, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Canada’s newest iron ore producer, Labrador Iron Mines Limited (LIM), is writing history with production start-up from its James Mine, located in the prolific Labrador Trough. Following the successful commissioning of the mine and…

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    IRON RESOURCE: Oceanic reports Hopes Advance numbers

    May 17, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Oceanic Iron Ore Corp. of Vancouver has filed a 43-101 report on the mineral resources of its Hopes Advance iron project in Ungava Bay. The in pit measured and indicated resources are 1.27 billion tonnes grading 32.3% Fe, and the…

  • News

    Chinese steel giant invests heavily in Quebec iron ore property

    May 14, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Toronto to Shanghai is a long haul, even in the age of intercontinental air travel, and Allen Palmiere can attest to that because he’s made the 23-hour trip more than 20 times since taking over Adriana Resources Inc. of Toronto in June…

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    Labrador’s iron ore goes global

    May 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The world-class Labrador Trough iron mining district has long been a bastion of stability in the often uncertain world of mining.

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    IRON-TITANIUM RESOURCE: Fancamp gets Magpie numbers

    April 19, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Fancamp Exploration of Vancouver has received the first 43-101-compliant in-pit mineral resource estimate for the Magpie No.2 deposit from P&E Mining Consultants. The report puts 635.2 million tonnes at 42.49% Fe and 11.20%…

  • Feature

    Ahead of the Curve

    April 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Canada’s newest iron ore producer, Labrador Iron Mines Limited (LIM), is writing history with production start-up from its James Mine, located in the prolific Labrador Trough.Following the successful commissioning of the mine and adjacent…

  • Feature

    Big Money

    April 1, 2012 by Field Editor Marilyn Scales

    When planning an expansion at the largest open pit mine in Quebec, thinking big is important. That’s exactly what ArcelorMittal did when it announced a $2.1-billion expansion of the Mont-Wright iron mine and concentrator at Fermont, QC….

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    Destined for Grandeur

    April 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Toronto to Shanghai is a long haul, even in the age of intercontinental air travel, and Allen Palmiere can attest to that because he’s made the 23-hour trip more than 20 times since taking over Adriana Resources Inc. of Toronto in June…