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    JV Article: World Class Technology Investors Believe in Canadian Cobalt Exploration

    September 24, 2020 by Fuse Cobalt

    A recent article Gates, Bezos-backed firm searching for cobalt in Canada (www.mining.com, Jul. 7, 2020), highlighted some of the recent positive events for cobalt exploration in Canada and a company that these tech gurus have formed, KoBold Metals. KoBold Metals is

  • Sourcing cobalt remains a challenge for electric vehicle manufacturers

    July 21, 2020 by Frik Els

    German luxury vehicle maker BMW signed a US$2.3 billion long-term deal earlier this month with Swedish battery maker Northvolt, the latest of such deals, as European carmakers try to compete with Tesla in the burgeoning electric vehicle (EV) market. Tesla’s

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    GOLD: Monarch selects Ausenco for upgrading study on Kidd concentrator

    June 22, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TIMMINS – Monarch Gold has selected Ausenco Engineering to complete an upgrading study on Glencore’s Kidd concentrator, which would potentially be used to upgrade ore mined at the company’s Wasamac project in Quebec. In May, Monarch entered into a memorandum

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    TRAINING: Vale, Glencore join forces with Norcat

    June 10, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    ONTARIO – Vale Canada, Technica Mining, and Sudbury Integrated Nickel Operations, which are part of Glencore, have joined forces with non-profit organization Norcat to develop, test, and deploy a series of technology-enabled blended learning programs aimed at transforming how the Canadian

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    GOLD: Iamgold buys Monarch’s Fayolle deposit for $11.5M

    June 1, 2020 by Cecilia Jamasmie

    QUEBEC – Canada’s Monarch Gold is selling its Fayolle property in western Quebec to fellow miner Iamgold in a cash and share deal valued at $11.5 million. The Montreal-based company said the transaction will see Iamgold issuing $9.7 million in shares to Monarch and a $300,000 cash

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    COPPER-ZINC: Teck resumes operations at Antamina

    May 27, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    PERU – Teck Resources announced on Wednesday that operations have resumed at the Antamina mine in Peru, in which the company has a 22.5% interest along with BHP (33.75%), Glencore (33.75%) and Mitsubishi (10%). A reduced operating workforce has been mobilized to the

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    NICKEL-COBALT: Canada Nickel expands Crawford holdings

    March 4, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Shortly after releasing a maiden resource for its wholly-owned Crawford nickel-cobalt sulphide project near Timmins, Canada Nickel Company has announced that it has signed an agreement with Noble Mineral Exploration to acquire one additional property and entered into

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    COBALT: First Cobalt updates on refinery studies

    December 4, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – First Cobalt has released an update on the progress of recommissioning its cobalt refinery in partnership with Glencore. The company expects to complete a prefeasibility study for a 12 t/d restart scenario as well as a second feasibility

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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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    COPPER: Glencore expects higher copper production in 2019

    February 4, 2019 by Northern Miner Staff

    SWITZERLAND – Commodities giant Glencore has reported production figures for 2018 and confirmed 2019 guidance that implies a 14%-year-over-year increase in copper equivalent production. Copper production reached 1.45 million tonnes in 2018, 11% higher than 2017, and Glencore expects that number to

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    TNM Data Miner: Largest global cobalt reserves in 2016

    June 29, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Using the IntelligenceMine database of our sister company Infomine, The Northern Miner compiled a list of the world’s five largest cobalt deposits in 2016, based on reserves. 1. Mutanda, Democratic Republic of the Congo Glencore’s Mutanda copper-cobalt mine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

  • AWARDS: Renewable energy winners

    November 22, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Mining companies were celebrated the evening of Nov. 21 for their investments in renewable energy at an awards gala and dinner in Toronto. Mining companies from Canada, Chile, Mexico, Australia, and South Africa received awards for their investments