Canadian Mining Journal


Altius Minerals Corporation


  • News

    Altius spins out copper play Aethon Minerals

    June 11, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Newly formed copper explorer Aethon Minerals (TSXV: AET) is adding to its already large Chilean land package with an option agreement to acquire full interest in the Llanos de Llahuin copper-gold project, located in Chile’s Region IV, close to the city of

  • News

    Global Copper Snapshot: Firms exploring, developing the next generation of copper assets

    April 17, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    While gold draws the lion’s share of attention amongst the world’s mineral explorers and developers, the steady rise in copper prices has helped the junior copper subsector blossom, ranging from grassroots explorers to intermediate miners. Below are examples of eight

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    Canstar, Adventus and Altius to consolidate Buchans camp

    February 28, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Last year, Osisko Metals (TSX: OM) acquired more than 50,000 hectares in the historic Bathurst Mining Camp of New Brunswick with the objective of developing a multi-deposit asset base focused on zinc that would feed a central concentrator. “On the back of

  • News

    DIAMONDS: Altius discovers gems at Lynx project in Manitoba

    September 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MANITOBA – In what appears to be a first by a public company, Altius Minerals Corp. of St. John’s, Nfld., says it has discovered both micro- and macro-diamonds on the Lynx diamond property near the community of Oxford House. Altius

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    NICKEL-COPPER: Midland, Altius discover new showing near James Bay

    August 17, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – There has been a new discovery of a nickel-copper-cobalt showing in the  James Bay area by the 50:50 joint venture of Montreal’s Midland Exploration and Altius Minerals of St. John’s, Nfld. The new find – dubbed Moria –

  • COAL: New interest in B.C. coal mine

    September 21, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ST. JOHN’S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR: Altius Minerals Corporation says that the private company optionee of its Telkwa Coal project in British Columbia, Telkwa Coal Limited, has announced a conditional binding agreement to be acquired by an Australian-based public issuer, Allegiance

  • GOLD: Altius Minerals Corporation has new gold prospects discovered at Wilding Lake and optioned to Northwest Arm Capital

    September 20, 2016 by Robert Seagraves

    ST. JOHN’S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR: Altius Minerals Corporation is pleased to report the discovery of several new high grade gold occurrences in central Newfoundland on a property it refers to as the Wilding Lake Gold Project. It also reports that it has

  • News

    Altius reaps benefits of contrarian investing

    September 15, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER – When it comes to the project generator business model, it’s tough to find a more successful example than Altius Minerals (TSX: ALS; US-OTC: ATUSF). The company’s seen substantial revenue growth over the past five years largely due to its contrarian investment

  • News

    COPPER: Altius closes $40M bought deal financing

    May 3, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ST. JOHN’S, NL – Altius Minerals Corp. has closed a $40 million bought deal financing. The company issued approximately 3.58 million common shares at a price of $11.25 per share. An over-allotment of 466,800 common shares was exercised by the

  • News

    MERGER: Altius, Callinan to merge, creating diversified royalty company

    March 5, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ST. JOHN’S and VANCOUVER – Altius Minerals Corp. and Callinan Royalties Corp. have announced plans to merge, creating a diversified mining royalty company. Callinan is to become a  wholly owned subsidiary of Altius.

  • Feature

    Newfoundland and Labrador minerals sector reports widespread activity

    August 1, 2014 by Phil Saunders*

    This year, Newfoundland and Labrador celebrates 150 years of modern mining, going back to the opening of the Tilt Cove copper mine in the historic, and still productive, Baie Verte mining district.

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    MINING PEOPLE: Altius, Geodex, Global Minerals, Globex, Northern Gold, Orbite, and Orvana

    June 12, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Altius Minerals of St. John’s, NL, reports that its current chairman John Baker has agreed to accept the newly created full time position of executive chairman, effective June 30, 2014. Baker was a co-founder of the company in 1997 and has been…