Canadian Mining Journal


  • News

    NICKEL-COBALT: Canada Nickel discovers palladium-platinum zone at Crawford

    April 7, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Canada Nickel Company has discovered a palladium and platinum-bearing zone, situated to the north of the nickel-cobalt deposit within its wholly owned Crawford project. Five holes intersected this zone, returning intercepts that include 7.5 metres of 1.7 g/t

  • News

    NICKEL: FPX expects Baptiste PEA this year

    April 6, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – FPX Nickel expects the updated preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for the Baptiste deposit within its wholly owned 245-sq.-km Decar nickel district to be completed either towards the end of the third quarter or into the fourth quarter

  • COVID-19: Coronavirus impacts spread across mining sector

    March 19, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate and Magda Gardner

    As the world seemingly moves into lockdown to halt the transmission of the novel COVID-19 virus, the uncertainty and restrictions on movement are taking a toll on markets and commodities. After initially benefiting from uncertainty around the virus and peaking

  • News

    Canada Nickel reports initial assessment of Crawford project

    March 18, 2020 by Trish Saywell

    Canada Nickel Company (TSXV: CNC) has announced initial results from a mineralogical assessment of its Crawford nickel-cobalt project, located 40 km north of Timmins, Ontario. The first phase of mineral processing work at the deposit was used to determine the proportion

  • News

    NICKEL-COPPER: Talon updates Tamarack PEA, increases NPV

    March 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MINNESOTA – An updated preliminary economic assessment released by Talon Metals for the 125-sq.-km Tamarack project, 87 km west of Duluth, suggests a net present value of US$291 million, at a 7% discount rate. When compared with the prior PEA

  • News

    RING OF FIRE: Ontario to move ahead with north-south road

    March 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Ontario Premier Doug Ford and Greg Rickford, minister of Northern Development and Mines and Indigenous Affairs were at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada convention this week to announce a new agreement with two First Nations in

  • News

    NICKEL-COBALT: Canada Nickel expands Crawford holdings

    March 4, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Shortly after releasing a maiden resource for its wholly-owned Crawford nickel-cobalt sulphide project near Timmins, Canada Nickel Company has announced that it has signed an agreement with Noble Mineral Exploration to acquire one additional property and entered into

  • PDAC 2020: Covid-19 weighs on mining outlook for 2020

    March 2, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate

    It’s usually difficult to find a seat at the commodities session on the opening day of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) convention held in early March in Toronto, but there was a noticeably smaller crowd at this

  • News

    NICKEL-COBALT: Canada Nickel tables maiden Crawford resource

    March 2, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – A day after its shares started trading on the TSX Venture exchange, Canada Nickel Company released a maiden resource estimate for the wholly-owned Crawford nickel-cobalt sulphide project near Timmins. The resource features 600.4 million tonnes in the measured

  • News

    NICKEL: Fjordland, CanAlaska team up in Manitoba

    February 27, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    MANITOBA – Fjordland Exploration has executed a non-binding letter of intent with CanAlaska Uranium to be granted the option to acquire up to an 80% interest in CanAlaska’s wholly-owned Hunter and Strong properties, part of CanAlaska’s North Thompson nickel project

  • News

    NICKEL-COPPER-PGM: Bitterroot, Below to join forces at LM

    February 20, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    MICHIGAN – Bitterroot Resources and Below Exploration entered into an option/joint venture agreement whereby Below can earn a 49% JV interest in Bitterroot’s 100%-leased LM nickel-copper-platinum-palladium property in Baraga Cty., Mich. To go ahead with the deal, Below is required

  • News

    NICKEL-COBALT: Giga improves Turnagain recoveries

    February 12, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Giga Metals announced that, based on ongoing metallurgical testwork, it has obtained significantly improved nickel and cobalt recoveries for samples from the Turnagain deposit in western Canada. Recent tests have shown that separating fast-floating nickel minerals from slower-floating