Canadian Mining Journal


SOQUEM Inc


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    GOLD-COPPER: Azimut, SOQUEM discover multiple new zones at Rex project

    November 6, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Azimut Exploration and strategic partner SOQUEM report drilling multiple new gold-copper zones of mineralization on the Rex-Duquet property in Nunavik. SOQUEM supplied $4 million for work at the site, and Azimut is the operator. Azimut believes work

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    GOLD-COPPER: Azimut, SOQUEM make major discovery at Munischiwan

    October 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Azimut Exploration of Longueuil, Que., and its strategic partner SOQUEM have made what they are calling a “major” discovery of gold-copper-silver mineralization at Azimut’s Munischiwan property in the James Bay region. The zone is 600 metres long and

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    GOLD: Azimut and SOQUEM to explore in James Bay region

    July 12, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Azimut Exploration of Longueuil, Que., and provincially owned SOQUEM are partnering up to explore four gold properties in the James Bay-Eeyou Istchee territory. The four properties – Pikwa, Pontois, Desceliers and Munischiwan – have 13 geochemical targets and

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    ZINC: Sphinx, SOQUEM create joint venture at Calumet Sud

    May 31, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Sphinx Resources of Montreal and SOQUEM have signed an option and joint venture agreement for the Calumet Sud zinc project that includes the extension of the old Calumet zinc mine in the Pontiac region. SOQUEM can acquire 50%

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    PERSPECTIVE: Bonanza gold grades at Upper Canada, Monster Lake

    April 11, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Like most CMJ readers, I get a shiver up my spine at the thought of bonanza gold grades. So it was with excitement I read that Toronto’s Queenston Mining (Queenston.ca) had intersected 42.4 g/t Au at its Upper Canada property in Kirkland…

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    URANIUM-GOLD STUDY: Lavoie deposit has economic potential

    January 23, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Abitex Resources of Val d’Or, QC, says the preliminary economic assessment on its Lavoie uranium-gold deposit in the Otish Mountains is positive. The company has an earn-in option and joint venture agreement to acquire a 50% interest…

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    DIAMOND RESOURCES: Renard inferred carats up 30%

    January 24, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – The revised 43-101 resource estimate for the Renard diamond project in the north central part of the province has numbers for contained carats in the inferred category that are 31% higher than the previous estimate. The project is a…

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    DIAMOND PROJECT: Stornoway takes full ownership of Renard

    December 15, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Stornoway Diamond Corp. of Vancouver is buying out its partner in the Renard diamond project in the James Bay Lowlands. It is purchasing the 50% interest currently owned by Diaquem, a subsidiary of Soquem, itself a subsidiary of…

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    DIAMOND EXPLORATION: Four-way joint venture for Consorem project

    November 24, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Joint owners of the Consorem project in the James Bay region have formed a four-way joint venture to advance the diamond project. Stornoway Diamond Corp. of Vancouver, Virginia Mines of Quebec City, SOQUEM of Val d’Or, QC, and Aurizon…

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    DIAMOND EXPLORATION: Stornoway recommits to grassroots activity

    September 8, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Now that development work on Quebec’s first diamond mine, Renard (50% with Soquem) is underway, St…

  • ABORIGINAL RELATIONS: Stornoway signs pre-development agreement for Renard

    August 1, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Stornoway Diamond Corp. of Vancouver has signed a pre-development agreement (PDA) for its Renard diam…

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    NIOBIUM-TANTALUM RESOURCES: Crevier project numbers updated

    June 16, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Higher niobium and tantalum grades and upgrading 50% of the original resource to the measured from in…