Canadian Mining Journal


Uranium


  • Raymond James adjusts forecasts as uranium outperforms zinc, copper in Q3

    October 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Analysts at Raymond James are lowering their forecasts for zinc and copper prices. For the fourth quarter, the analysts have changed their zinc price forecast to US$1.20 per lb. from US$1.40 per lb., and for 2019 they have trimmed their

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    URANIUM: Denison publishes PFS for Wheeler River

    September 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Denison Mines Corp. of Toronto has the results of the pre-feasibility study for its flagship Wheeler River uranium project in the Athabasca Basin. The PFS considers simultaneous development of the Phoenix and Gryphon deposits. The high grade Phoenix

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    URANIUM: More high grades from Fission’s PLS

    September 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, B.C., has drilled nine more high grade holes at its Patterson Lake South uranium project near the southwest rim of the Athabasca Basin. All the holes were drilled in the R780E zone of the

  • URANIUM: Denison buys Cameco’s Wheeler River share

    September 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Denison Mines Corp. has struck a deal to acquire the 24% interest in the Wheeler River uranium project currently held by Cameco Corp. Denison will issue approximately 24.6 million shares at a deemed price of $0.65 per share,

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    URANIUM: Cameco suspends McArthur River, Key Lake indefinitely

    July 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Hit by falling uranium prices and large quarterly losses, Cameco Corp. says the suspension of mining at McArthur River and mineral processing at Key Lake will continue for the foreseeable future. Mining and milling were originally suspended last

  • US Dept. of Commerce launches investigation of uranium imports

    July 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    If the U.S. Trump administration extends its trade war to uranium it would be bullish for equities with U.S.-based assets, Haywood Securities commented in a uranium sector update. U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross’s announcement yesterday that he is starting an

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    URANIUM: NexGen sums up Arrow studies

    June 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – NexGen Energy of Vancouver has taken a look at all the pre-feasibility stage technical studies done on the Arrow uranium deposit at the Rook 1 project in the Athabasca Basin. Here is a peek at what will go

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    URANIUM: Denison outlines summer drilling for Wheeler River

    June 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Toronto-based Denison Mines Corp. has outlined its 20,500-metre summer 2018 drilling program for the Wheeler River uranium property in the Athabasca Basin. The project is owned 63.3% by Denison, 26.7% by Cameco Corp. and 10% by JCU (Canada)

  • Azarga Uranium to merge with URZ Energy

    May 14, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The merger of Azarga Uranium (TSX: AZZ; US-OTC: PWURF) and URZ Energy (TSXV: URZ; US-OTC: URZZF) will create a new uranium development company focused on in situ recovery (ISR) uranium deposits in the United States. Azarga controls six uranium assets in the U.S. and

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    URANIUM: NexGen winter drill campaign cuts multiple new zones

    May 2, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based NexGen Energy has concluded its 54-hole winter drilling campaign at the Arrow and Arrow South targets as well as a regional program. The targets form part of the Rook 1 uranium property in the Athabasca Basin. Follow

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    URANIUM: Denison expands Huskie zone at Waterbury Lake

    April 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – The recent winter drilling program by Denison Mines of Toronto at Waterbury Lake is extremely promising. The project, 64.22% owned by Denison, was the target of 9,794 metres of drilling in 19 holes in 50-metre step-outs in the

  • EDITORIAL: Glimmers of hope for uranium miners

    March 29, 2018 by John Cumming, The Northern Miner

    It’s been an eventful past couple of weeks in the uranium subsector, even if the spot price for uranium oxide has shown little positive response. In the U.S., the Trump administration’s Department of Energy (DOE) has suspended sales from its