Canadian Mining Journal


Nemaska Lithium Inc


  • LITHIUM: Nemaska Lithium Provides Whabouchi Project Update

    May 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal.

    Nemaska Lithium Inc. provided an update on the overall Whabouchi project and disclosed its quarterly financials. “We have made good overall progress during the past months on both the construction at the Whabouchi mine and the detailed engineering at the

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    LITHIUM: Nemaska receives independent audit report from BBA

    April 29, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Quebec City-based Nemaska Lithium has received the independent audit report it asked Canadian engineering firm BBA to conduct. The results, says the company, validate its own internal cost-to-complete construction assessment as of Feb. 13, 2019. The audit was conducted

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    MINING PEOPLE: Kirkland Lake Gold, Nemaska Lithium, and Skeena Resources

    March 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto-based Kirkland Lake Gold has announced the retirement of board chairman Eric Sprott, effective after the annual meeting on May 7, 2019. He has been chairman since 2015. The vacancy will be filled by Jeff Parr as interim chairman until

  • LITHIUM: Nemaska reviewing strategic alternatives

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY – When the higher cost of the Whabouchi and Shawinigan projects  were released by Nemaska Lithium two weeks ago, the stock price declined steeply. The cost of the project – mine, mill and electrochemical plant – jumped by

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    LITHIUM: Nemaska terminates supply agreement with Livent

    February 19, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY – Nemaska Lithium has had a tough couple weeks – cost overruns and now termination of a major supply agreement. Just last week the company announced that cost overruns  at its Whabouchi lithium mine/mill and the Shawinigan electrochemical

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    LITHIUM: Nemaska adjusts Whabouchi, Shawinigan budgets upwards

    February 13, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium has been forced to revise the budget for the Whabouchi lithium mine and Shawinigan electrochemical plant upward by $375 million according to a cost-to-completion reassessment. Construction and purchasing at both sites is on schedule for the

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    MINING PEOPLE: Adventus, Guyana Goldfields, Nemaska Lithium, and Stornoway

    January 24, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Adventus Zinc Corp. has named Gunther Sotomayor its VP projects. He has over 30  years of experience including leadership of technical and project development teams. He holds a BSc degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg and

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    Quebec lithium sector takes root

    January 1, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    New projects on horizon

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    Plan Nord bears fruit

    October 1, 2018 by D'Arcy Jenish

    Provincial initiative has been a key support for new Quebec projects

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    LITHIUM: Nemaska collects first $75M from Orion streaming pact

    August 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY, Que. – Nemaska Lithium says its subsidiary Nemaska Lithium Shawinigan Transformation has received the first payment of US$75 million from affiliates of Orion Mine Finance II LP. The is the first payment of the US$150-million streaming arrangement Nemaska

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    LITHIUM: Nemaska finalizes 5-year supply deal with Northvolt

    August 20, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY – Nemaska Lithium has finalized a five-year deal with Northvolt, the Swedish battery maker. The agreement calls for Nemaska to supply battery grade lithium hydroxide to Northvolt at a rate between 3,500 and 5,000 t/y on a take-or-pay

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    Canada’s next mines-to-be get creative with financing

    August 1, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    A look at development projects that have landed mine financings this year