Canadian Mining Journal


Met-Chem Canada Inc.


  • News

    IRON ORE: Century files PEA for Duncan Lake

    May 7, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Century Iron Mines of Toronto has filed the preliminary economic assessment for the Duncan Lake iron project in the James Bay region, 570 km north of Matagami. The report was prepared by Met-Chem for partners Century (65%) and…

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    GRAPHITE: Mason boasts “robust” PEA for Lac Guret project

    April 22, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Montreal’s Mason Graphite says the preliminary economic assessment is “robust” for its Lac Guéret graphite project near Baie Comeau. The PEA was prepared by Met-Chem Canada and SGS Minerals Services.

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska gives green light to lithium hydroxide plant

    February 7, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium of Quebec City has given the go ahead to phase one of a 500-t/y lithium hydroxide and carbonate process facility in Salaberry-de-Valleyfield. The $25-million budget was prepared by Met-Chem Canada to cover…

  • News

    IRON ORE RESOURCES: Duncan Lake update exceeds expectations

    August 28, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based Century Iron Mines (51%) and Augyva Mining Resources (49%) say the updated 43-101 estimate for their Duncan Lake iron ore property 70 km south of Radisson in the James Bay area exceeds their expectations. Since the…

  • News

    PHOSPHATE STUDY: PFS for Lac-a-Paul project confirms $1-B NPV and 24% IRR

    May 31, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Ressources d’Arianne of Saguenay, QC, has updated the pre-feasibility study for its Lac-a-Paul phosphate project, confirming that a 3 million t/y phosphate concentrate producer will generate an net present value (8%…

  • News

    IRON-TITANIUM RESOURCE: Argex offers estimate for La Blache property

    May 18, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Montreal’s Argex Mining is pleased with the recent 43-101 report on its La Blache iron-titanium-vanadium project 145 km north of Baie Comeau. The property contains a measured and indicated resource of 30.9 million tonnes grading 63.29%…

  • News

    CONTRACT AWARD: Genivar takes up EPCM reins for Quebec lithium project

    January 24, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Canada Lithium of Toronto has awarded the contract for engineering, procurement, construction and management of its open pit mine and processing plant to Montreal-based Genivar Inc (www.Genivar.com). In addition, Genivar will be…

  • News

    NIOBIUM RESOURCES: Oka property numbers released

    February 24, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Montreal’s Niocan Inc. has new 43-101 numbers for its Oka niobium property in the Ste-Sophie range. T…

  • News

    PGM STUDY: Marathon feasibility to be optimized

    July 8, 2009 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ONTARIO – Optimization has improved the metrics for the Marathon platinum group project belonging to Marathon PGM C…

  • News

    CONTRACT AWARD Met-Chem wins iron ore project in Venezuela

    September 21, 2005 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    MONTREAL MET-CHEM CANADA has been awarded the detailed engineering contract for a new, US$300-million iron ore co…

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    ENGINEERING CONTRACT Met-Chem wins Duck Pond EPCM

    August 10, 2005 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NEWFOUNDLAND MET-CHEM CANADA of Montreal has been awarded the engineering, procurement and construction managemen…

  • Feature

    Tulawaka – Tanzania’s newest gold mine

    June 1, 2005 by Jane Werniuk

    The first of Barrick’s new developments to go commercial in 2005 was the Tulawaka open pit mine, which poured gold on March 15 of this year….