Canadian Mining Journal


Rio Tinto - Fer et Titane


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    Rio Tinto to open North America’s first scandium plant in June

    January 14, 2021 by Alisha Hiyate

    Rio Tinto and the Quebec government have announced the development of the first scandium oxide plant in North America. The commercial-scale demonstration plant, which is already under construction, will cost about US$6 million ($9 million) and have the capacity to

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    RESEARCH: Two schools, six producers extend RIME partnership to 2026

    November 14, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Two universities – Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue (UQAT) and Polytechnique Montréal – and six mining companies – Agnico Eagle Mines, Canadian Malartic Mine, Iamgold, Glencore’s Raglan mine, Newmont Goldcorp’s Eleonore mine, and Rio Tinto Fer et Titane

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    TITANIUM: Rio Tinto extends closure of Tio mine

    January 26, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Rio Tinto Fer et Titane has quietly extended the shutdown of its Tio titanium mine in Havre-Saint-Pierre for an extra two weeks. Closed since mid-October, it will not reopen until April 10. The open pit mine supplies concentrate

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    TITANIUM MINING: Rio Tinto extending life of ilmenite mine

    June 6, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    QUEBEC – Rio Tinto Fer et Titane (RTFT) is planning to extend the life of its Lac Tio ilmenite mine in Havre Saint Pierre to 2050 and modernize its metallurgical complex at Sorel-Tracy. Mining will expand to seven days a week from five,…

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    PROJECT MANAGEMENT: Hatch wins award for QIT project

    October 22, 2008 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    DENVER HATCH LTD. of Mississauga, Ontario, has been awarded the Project of the Year Award by the PROJECT MANAGEME…