Canadian Mining Journal

Nemaska Lithium Inc

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Coral Gold, Crystal Lake, Hudbay, Liberty Gold, Minco, Nemaska Lithium, NuLegacy, Sable, Triumph Gold, Troilus, Turquoise Hill, Yorbeau

    January 23, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nathan Harte has been appointed as Coral Gold’s chief financial officer; Harte is an accountant and is also the CFO for Avino Silver & Gold. Jennifer North is Coral Gold’s new director of corporate communications, overseeing the company’s communication and

  • LITHIUM: Nemaska Lithium files for creditor protection

    December 23, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium has announced that it will seek creditor protection as the company completes a strategic review for its Whabouchi project. The company will seek approval for an investor solicitation process to secure additional financing, sell certain assets

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska idles Whabouchi mine, Shawinigan plant

    November 18, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – As the price of lithium continues its slide and with no firm financing commitment, Nemaska Lithium of Quebec City has been forced to shut down operations temporarily at its Whabouchi lithium mine 300 km northwest of Chibougamau. The

  • News

    Nemaska Lithium announces layoffs

    October 17, 2019 by Brenda Bouw

    Shares of Nemaska Lithium (TSX: NMX, US-OTC: NMKEF) fell 23% on Tuesday after the company announced it was laying off 64 employees, or about half of its staff, following financing delays for its Whabouchi project in Quebec. “This difficult decision comes after

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska updates Whabouchi 43-101, costs remain steady

    August 1, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium, headquartered in Quebec City, has updated the 43-101 report for the Whabouchi lithium mine-mill project 300 km northwest of Chibougamau and the electrochemical plant in Shawinigan. Both the capex at $1.3 billion and the operating cost

  • Feature

    New mines, new beginnings

    August 1, 2019 by Alisha Hiyate

    Canada has several new mines to celebrate – with more on the way

  • LITHIUM: Pallinghurst promises $600M to Nemaska

    July 22, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium, headquartered in Quebec City, says it has signed a letter of intent with the Pallinghurst Group which plans to invest $600-million in the Whabouchi lithium mine and mill 300 km northwest of Chibougamau and the electrochemical

  • 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

  • News

    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

  • News

    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