Canadian Mining Journal


Uranium


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    URANIUM: UEX assays 20% U3O8 over 8.5 metres from Orora zone at Christie Lake

    April 26, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Assays from the Orora zone at the Christie Lake project in the Athabasca Basin have returned grades as high as 20.00% uranium dioxide over 8.5 metres from about 475 metres below surface. The project operator and 30% owner

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    URANIUM: Fission expands new R1515W zone with strongest hole to date

    April 18, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium Corp. of Kelowna, B.C., is picking up where it left of with continuing high grade drill results from its Patterson Lake South project on the rim of the Athabasca Basin. Hole PLS17-557 (line 1530W) encountered 47.0

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    URANIUM: Denison continues to grow Gryphon D lenses at Wheeler River

    March 29, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Denison Mines of Toronto continues its successful 16,000-metre winter drilling program at the Gryphon zone on the 60% owned Wheeler River uranium property in the Athabasca Basin. The balance of the project is held by Cameco Corp. (30%)

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    URANIUM: NexGen drilling at Harpoon returns 20.90% U3O8

    March 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Assays from 20 holes drilled last year at the Harpoon discovery are returning high grades for Vancouver’s NexGen Energy. Multiple holes have intersected uranium mineralization over a strike length of at least 340 metres on the Rook I

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    URANIUM: Fission drills another high grade zone at PLS

    March 20, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, B.C., has discovered another new high grade zone – R1515W – at the Patterson Lake South property on the southwest rim of the Athabasca Basin. The zone is located along the western strike extension

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    URANIUM: NexGen updates Arrow resource at Rook I

    March 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based NexGen Energy has updated the resources for its Arrow deposit at the Rook I uranium project. The basement hosted deposit includes an indicated mineral resource of 179.5 million lb of uranium oxide contained in 1.18 million tonnes

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    URANIUM: Fission hits new mineralization west of R840W zone

    February 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Fission Uranium of Kelowna, B.C., has expanded mineralization at both ends of the 2.63-km uranium trend and drilled a new area 660 metres west of the R840W zone at its Patterson Lake South project on the southwest rim

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    URANIUM: Skyharbour drills 20% U3O8 at Maverick zone, discovers new high grade lens at Moore Lake

    February 27, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based Skyharbour Resources said the first drill hole of this winter’s program at the Moore Lake uranium project returned 20.8% uranium oxide over 1.5 metres in the main Maverick zone. The high grade interval was within a 5.9-metre

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    URANIUM: NexGen extends A2 and A3 shears to the northeast

    February 23, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based NexGen Energy says it has significantly extended the mineralization in the A2 and A3 shears to the northeast, thanks to the first results from the winter 35,000-metre drilling program at the Rook I property in the Athabasca

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    Fission Uranium execs talk 2017 drill strategy at PLS

    February 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER  — Fission Uranium (TSX: FCU; US-OTC: FCUUF) is hoping to strike a fiscal balance between resource expansion and grassroots discovery at its Patterson Lake South (PLS) project in the Athabasca Basin. The company has an enviable capital position following an $82.2-million strategic

  • Japanese utility TEPCO terminates contract, Cameco to pursue legal rights

    February 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    In a hastily convened conference call this morning, CEO Tim Gitzel of Cameco Corporation (TSX: CCO; NYSE: CCJ) vowed he would “vigorously pursue remedies to recover value for our shareholders and other stakeholders” after Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) confirmed it is terminating a 2009

  • URANIUM: Denison floats $43M deal with Anglo Pacific

    February 1, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Denison Mines Corp. has signed definitive agreements with Anglo Pacific Group that will put $43.5 million in the Denison treasury. The deal includes a 13-year limited recourse loan of $40.8 million and $2.7 million streaming agreement for 22%