Canadian Mining Journal


Nickel


  • News

    COBALT: UEX cuts 0.55% Co, 1.39% Ni at West Bear

    May 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Saskatoon-based UEX Corporation has received the assays of the final 24 holes of the winter drill program at its West Bear cobalt-nickel property in the eastern Athabasca Basin. Highlights from the recent results include hole WBC-143, which intersected

  • NICKEL-COBALT: First Quantum signals potential restart of Ravensthorpe mine

    May 14, 2019 by MINING.com staff

    VANCOUVER – First Quantum Minerals is investigating the possibility of re-starting its idled Ravensthorpe nickel/cobalt operation in Australia, according to UK-based market research firm Roskill. The Vancouver-based company acquired the Ravensthorpe mine and processing plant from BHP in February 2010, with

  • News

    BATTERY MINERALS: US senate introduces new bill to boost domestic supply

    May 8, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    WASHINGTON, DC – Republican senators led by Lisa Murkowski has introduced bipartisan legislation to secure mineral resources and supply chains, reducing reliance on foreign sources. The new legislation – the American Minerals Security Act – listed lithium, graphite, cobalt and nickel as “critical

  • News

    PLATINUM GROUP: North American Palladium expands Sunday Lake with best drill results

    April 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – North American Palladium of Toronto has expanded the platinum group metals zone at the Sunday Lake property, 25 km northeast of Thunder Bay and 60 km south of NAP’s Lac des Iles mill. The current campaign is focused

  • News

    COBALT-NICKEL: UEX shares latest West Bear results

    April 1, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based UEX Corporation has shared the third set of assays from the winter drill program at its West Bear cobalt-nickel property in the eastern part of the Athabasca Basin. The company said that 14 of the 20 assays

  • News

    NICKEL: CanAlaska Uranium to buy past-producing nickel mine

    March 25, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    MANITOBA – CanAlaska Uranium agreed today to go ahead with the purchase of 100% of the past-producing Manibridge nickel mine in the Thompson Nickel Belt. The mine is currently owned by Pure Nickel. To acquire it, CanAlaska has to issue

  • News

    NICKEL-COPPER-COBALT: Murchison buys out Pure Nickel for 100% of HMP project

    March 7, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    QUEBEC – Murchison Minerals announced this week that it is now the sole owner of the HPM nickel-copper-cobalt project in Quebec, following its acquisition of Pure Nickel‘s 50% interest in the project. To be able to complete the transaction, Murchison

  • News

    COBALT-NICKEL: UEX eyes 2.94% Co and 2.08% Ni drilled over 4.5 metres at West Bear

    February 7, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Saskatoon-based UEX Corporation has the first drill results from its West Bear cobalt-nickel property located in the heart of the Athabasca Basin. Recent results have also allowed the company to extend the strike length of the deposit to

  • News

    COPPER: Glencore expects higher copper production in 2019

    February 4, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    SWITZERLAND – Commodities giant Glencore has reported production figures for 2018 and confirmed 2019 guidance that implies a 14%-year-over-year increase in copper equivalent production. Copper production reached 1.45 million tonnes in 2018, 11% higher than 2017, and Glencore expects that number to

  • Feature

    Glencore digs deep in Sudbury

    February 1, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    Onaping Depth will be Glencore’s first all-electric mine and its deepest

  • News

    Balmoral discovers new nickel zones at Grasset

    January 31, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Balmoral Resources (TSX: BAR; US-OTC: BALMF) has discovered several new nickel sulphide zones in the central part of its Grasset Ultramafic complex in Quebec after drilling the area during its fall 2018 exploration program. The new discoveries sit 7 km northwest

  • NICKEL: Sherritt’s year end and 2019 guidance

    January 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Sherritt International Corp. has published its 2018 year end production numbers, some of which outstripped guidance and some of which fell short. The company also supplied guidance numbers for 2019. At the Moa joint venture in Cuba, 2018