Canadian Mining Journal


Iron Ore


  • News

    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…

  • News

    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….

  • Feature

    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…

  • News

    The “Trough”

    April 1, 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.

  • Feature

    Big Beyond Belief

    April 1, 2012 by Bill Braden

    As regulatory hearings enter their next phase on the $6-billion proposal, the 50-year-old Mary River iron discovery holds huge promise for remote Baffin Island economy.

  • Feature

    The “Trough”

    April 1, 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.

  • News

    MINERAL PROCESSING: New Millennium Iron chooses Outotec for pellet plant

    March 29, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – New Millennium Iron Corp. of Calgary has chosen Outotec to provide feasibility engineering for a new pelletizing plant to be located in Pointe Noire. It will treat concentrates from New Millennium’s LabMag deposit in…

  • News

    IRON ORE RESOURCE: Haig Inlet report filed

    March 20, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Canadian Orebodies of Toronto has filed a 43-101 report for its Haig inlet iron ore project on Belcher Islands with SEDAR. The resource estimate includes an indicated resource of 230 million tonnes at 35.17% Fe and an additional…