Canadian Mining Journal


Uranium


  • News

    URANIUM: Denison tests in situ recovery for Wheeler River

    June 26, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Toronto-based Denison Mines Corp. is testing in situ recovery at the Wheeler River uranium project this summer.  The ISR tests will help determine the viability of using it for commercial production at Wheeler River, which would be the

  • US Dept. of Commerce recommends uranium quota: Bloomberg report

    June 26, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Shares of Energy Fuels (TSX: EFR) and Ur-Energy (TSX: URE) moved higher on a report from Bloomberg that the U.S. Department of Commerce is recommending that Washington take measures to protect domestic uranium production. The June 20 article, quoting three anonymous sources briefed on

  • GOLD: Blackrock to grow Silver Cloud project

    June 26, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    NEVADA – Blackrock Gold  announced that, together with its namesake U.S. subsidiary, it has entered into a purchase agreement for 20 mining claims directly adjacent to its Silver Cloud project in Elko County. Silver Cloud is a 4,537-hectare claim block

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    URANIUM: Purepoint brings fresh look to Smart Lake JV

    June 25, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Toronto-based Purepoint Uranium Group is preparing for the restart of exploration at the Smart Lake joint venture in the southwest portion of the Athabasca Basin. This is a partnership of Purepoint (27%) and Cameco Corp. (73%) Purepoint has

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    GoviEx prepares Madaouela for higher uranium prices

    June 24, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    GoviEx Uranium (TSXV: GXU; US-OTC: GVXXF) received the permits needed to build its flagship Madaouela project in Niger three years ago, but lagging uranium prices have kept development in check. In the meantime, the Vancouver-based junior has been optimizing the project

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    Snapshot: Eight juniors active in world’s uranium hotspots

    June 12, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    While uranium oxide prices continue to drift in the doldrums, several uranium companies have still raised a bit of money to explore and carry out modest programs. Here is a look at eight uranium-focused companies that are active in 2019.

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    NexGen builds scale at Arrow

    June 6, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    The entire footprint of NexGen Energy’s (TSX: NXE; NYSE-AM: NXE) proposed Arrow mine is smaller than a university campus, but could produce 21% of the world’s uranium once in production, the company says. The high grade uranium deposit in Canada’s Athabasca

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    URANIUM: Purepoint updates work at Hook Lake

    June 5, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Purepoint Uranium Group of Toronto has offered an update on work planned for the Hook Lake uranium project. Purepoint (21%) sat down with its joint venture partners Cameco (39.5%) and Orano Canada (39.5%) to review data and develop

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    URANIUM: Denison begins environmental process for Wheeler River

    June 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Denison Mines of Toronto is ready to begin the rigorous environmental impact assessment of its 90% owned Wheeler River in situ uranium project in the Athabasca Basin. Both the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission and the Saskatchewan Ministry of

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    URANIUM: CanAlaska to start drilling at West McArthur uranium project

    May 29, 2019 by MINING.COM Staff

    SASKATCHEWAN – CanAlaska Uranium announced that it will soon begin a drill program at its 70%-owned West McArthur uranium project. In a press release, the miner said that the program is intended to locate high grade uranium hosted in faults along the

  • ETFs: Horizons launches Canada’s first uranium ETF

    May 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal.

    TORONTO – Horizons ETFs Management (Canada) is pleased to announce the launch of the Horizons Global Uranium Index ETF. Units of the ETF will begin trading today on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol HURA. HURA is the first ETF

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    URANIUM: NexGen begins Rook I environmental assessment

    April 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based NexGen Energy says the Rook I project description has been accepted by the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) and the Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment. That clears the way for the company to begin the environmental assessment of