Canadian Mining Journal


Nickel


  • News

    RNC expands Beta Hunt with resource update

    July 15, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Infill and exploration drilling in the Western Flanks Zone of the Beta Hunt gold mine in Western Australia has boosted measured and indicated resources five-fold and inferred resources three-fold, RNC Minerals (TSX:RNX) reports. The updated resource for the Western Flanks zone incorporated

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    LITHIUM, COBALT, REE: Eight juniors looking to supply the electric vehicle revolution

    July 10, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    While the prices for key battery minerals such as lithium, cobalt, nickel, rare earth elements, graphite and copper have so far been subdued in 2019, the general excitement about the future wide adoption of electric vehicles continues to fuel activity

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    NICKEL-COPPER: Pancontinental explores recently acquired St. Laurent project

    July 3, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Pancontinental Resources started exploring its newly acquired nickel-copper-cobalt St. Laurent project, located in St. Laurent Township, northern Ontario. In a press release, the Toronto-based miner explained that past shallow drilling at the property identified disseminated multi-element sulphide mineralization across

  • MERGER: Pala to acquire Cobalt 27, create Nickel 28

    June 18, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Cobalt 27 Capital Corp. has reached an agreement with Swiss-based Pala Investments whereby Pala will acquire 100% of Cobalt 27’s common shares. Cobalt 27 shareholders will receive $5.75 per share – $3.57 in cash and $2.28 in shares

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    COBALT-NICKEL: UEX releases results of winter resampling at West Bear

    June 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

      SASKATCHEWAN – The final assays are in from UEX Corp.’s winter drilling program at its West Bear cobalt-nickel property in the eastern part of the Athabasca Basin. The company resampled  62 sonic drill holes and 12 historical diamond drill

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    NICKEL: CanAlaska reports improved grades at Manibridge

    June 11, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MANITOBA – Vancouver-based CanAlaska Uranium has reported higher grades and widths of nickel mineralization upon re-assaying core from its Manibridge deposit was re-assayed. The deposit sits within the Thompson nickel belt. The highest grade was recorded from a 1.0-metre interval

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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:

  • DIAMONDS: Golden Share allowed to drill in the Marten Falls First Nation territory

    June 5, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – The Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines has issued 10 exploration permits to Golden Share Resources for drilling targets within the Ogoki project and the Kagiami project, located in the Wabassi and Albany River area of the James Bay

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    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

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    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

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    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