Canadian Mining Journal


Quest Rare Minerals Ltd


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    RARE EARTHS: Quest chooses blimps to fly in/out of Strange Lake

    November 16, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Quest Rare Minerals of Montreal has chosen Straightline Aviation to provide air services for the transport of personnel, concentrate and supplies between its Strange Lake rare earths project 225 km northeast of Schefferville and the port of Sept

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    MINING PEOPLE: Alphamin, Castle Mountain, Discovery Ventures, International Northair, Klondex, and Quest Rare Minerals

    September 11, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Alphamin Resources of Vancouver has named Charles Needham chairman and non-executive director. As well, Bruce Curling has been appointed CEO of the company. The two bring executive and project management expertise, respectively, to the company…

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    RARE EARTHS: New PEA cuts Strange Lake costs in half

    April 10, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR – Toronto-based Quest Rare Minerals has improved the outlook for its Strange Lake rare earths project by cutting the construction costs roughly in half. The new number, $1.321 billion, is 48.5% less than the $2.565 billion number…

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    RARE EARTHS: Strange Lake PFS puts capex over $2.5B

    October 23, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Quest Rare Minerals of Toronto has released the positive results of a positive pre-feasibility study for its Strange Lake B zone deposit in northern Quebec. The high grade heavy rare earth mine will be one of the world’s largest,…

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    Quest kicks off mini-pilot plant for Strange Lake

    February 11, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Quest Rare Minerals, which owns the Strange Lake rare earth deposit in northern Quebec, recently held a tour of its mini-pilot plant at Process Research Ortech in Mississauga, ON, where it’s testing the solvent extraction circuit before…

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    RARE EARTHS RESOURCE: Tonnage doubles at Strange Lake B zone

    October 31, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Quest Rare Minerals of Toronto has advised that the tonnage of the resources estimate at the Strange Lake B zone REE (rare earth elements) has doubled. Using a cut-off grade of 0.50% TREO+Y (total rare earth oxides plus yttrium),…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Alturas, BacTech, Centerra Gold, Osisko, PMI Gold, and Quest Rare Minerals

    March 15, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Walter Henry is now chairman of Alturas Minerals Corp. of Toronto. He takes over from Miguel Cardozo who will retain his duties as president, CEO and a director. Henry is also the president and CEO of Frontline Gold.

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    AWARD: QMEA names Quest Rare Minerals Prospector of the year

    November 25, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – The Quebec Mineral Exploration Association has chosen Quest Rare Minerals of Quebec City as its 2010 Prospector of the Year, in recognition of the importance of the deposit found on the Lake Strange property in northeast Quebec. If the…

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    Canadian juniors leading quest for REEs

    November 8, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The hottest play among Canadian juniors is the quest for mineable rare earth element (REE) deposits. Who bette…

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    RARE EARTH STUDY: Quest raises funds for Strange Lake pre-feasibility

    October 21, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Quest Rare Minerals of Toronto has completed a $51.75 million new issue, much of which will be used t…

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    RARE EARTH EXPLORATION: Quest raises $46.5M for Strange Lake work

    October 7, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Toronto’s Quest Rare Minerals is raising $46.5 million for a prefeasibility study of its Strange Lake…