Canadian Mining Journal


Nemaska Lithium Inc


  • Feature

    Plan Nord: A quick look at what’s happening in Quebec

    October 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    “Plan Nord” is one of the more ambitious economic, social and environmental projects ever proposed in Canada. It’s a massive development project in Quebec that started in May 2011, and since then has been described as everything from “foolhardy and

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska drills new zone at Whabouchi

    September 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium of Quebec City has drilled a new mineralized zone at its Whabouchi lithium project 300 km northwest of Chibougamau, in the James Bay region. The company recently expanded its definition drilling campaign to 50 holes, and

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska preps Whabouchi site for 60,000-t bulk sample

    August 16, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium of Quebec City has begun to prepare the Whabouchi site 300 km northwest of Chibougamau for the mining of a 60,000-tonne bulk sample and installation of a modular mineral processing plant. The company has applied for

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska begins definition drilling at Whabouchi project

    July 14, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Nemaska Lithium has begun a $1.5 million definition drilling campaign at the Whabouchi lithium project 300 km northwest of Chibougamau, in the James Bay region. The goal is to increase the existing resources and extend the potential

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Atlantic Gold, Geoscience BC, MX Gold, Nemaska, Rouge (Fiore), and Yorbeau

    July 14, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Atlantic Gold Corp. of Vancouver has appointed Maryse Belanger as COO, effective July 17. She was most recently CEO and managing director of Mirabela Nickel. Former COO John Morgan is retiring but will continue to advise the company. Bas Brusche

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska to make $50M-$60M equity offering

    June 30, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY – Nemaska Lithium has announced details of a proposed market offering that will raise between $50 million and $60 million. The company will issue between 43.48 million and 52.17 million units. Each unit will consist of one common

  • News

    LITHIUM: Saint Jean Carbon moves into James Bay region

    June 29, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Saint Jean Carbon of Oakville, ON, is acquiring what it calls the “Whabouchi lithium project” 300 km north of Chibougamau. Despite the name, the Saint Jean Carbon property is NOT to be confused with the Whabouchi hard rock

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska secures Canadian, U.S. patents

    June 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY – Nemaska Lithium has obtained issuance of Canadian patent No.2,874,917 that describes its proprietary process of preparing lithium hydroxide and lithium carbonate from spodumene sources using membrane electrolysis. Nemaska has also received a notice of allowance for the

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska signs first commercial offtake agreement for Whabouchi

    May 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY – Nemaska Lithium has signed its first commercial offtake agreement for lithium salt with Johnson Matthey Battery Materials. The agreement includes an up-front payment of $12 million to Nemaska for future delivery from Nemaska’s phase one plant. The

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska buys modular mill for Whabouchi bulk sample

    May 2, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium of Quebec City has purchased a self-contained dense media separation (DMS) portable mill to treat ore from the 29,000-tonne Whabouchi lithium bulk sample program. The modular mill will treat 10 t/h and operate this summer and

  • News

    Nemaska Lithium prepares for a big year at Whabouchi

    April 13, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Buzz continues to build around an impending supply deficit in the global lithium market, and that’s music to the ears of management at Nemaska Lithium (TSXV: NMX; US-OTC: NMKEF), which is closing in on a construction decision at its Whabouchi

  • LITHIUM: Nemaska named top 2016 OTCQX company

    February 17, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY – Nemaska Lithium has won the Top Company Overall spot on the 2016 OTCQX® Best 50, a ranking of top performing companies traded over the counter last year. The OTCQX Best 50 is an annual ranking of the