Canadian Mining Journal


Focus Graphite Inc


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    MINING PEOPLE: 66 Resources, Focus Graphite, Generic Gold, Getchell Gold, Pacific Precious

    July 16, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Management moves announced this week include: 66 Resources has named R. Timothy Henneberry as its CEO and director. Henneberry replaces Michael Dake, who has stepped down as CEO, but will remain a director. Alto Ventures announced that in conjunction with

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    MINING PEOPLE: African Gold Group, Hudbay, Prime Mining, Torex, Radisson, Ucore Rare Metals

    June 18, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Management moves announced this week include: Danny Callow has been appointed president and CEO of African Gold Group; Callow was most recently the company’s COO. Edgar Barrios is now a senior mining consultant for Altamira Gold. Igor Gonzales has been appointed as

  • RARE EARTHS: Focus Graphite sells Kwyjibo stake for $7.2M

    May 26, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Focus Graphite has sold its 50% stake in the Kwyjibo rare earth element deposit to Investissement Québec, a financing corporation that exists to facilitate investment in Quebec, for $7.2 million. The agreement on the project, located 125 km northeast of

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    GRAPHENE: Grafoid officially opens plant in Kingston

    August 20, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Grafoid Inc., headquartered in Ottawa, has officially opened its high purity, high energy density graphene facilities in Kingston. The company marked the occasion with the re-launch of its updated website Grafoid.com.

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    GRAPHITE: Lac Knife feasibility encourages Focus

    June 25, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    QUEBEC – Focus Graphite of Ottawa has released the feasibility study for its Lac Knife graphite project 27 km southwest of Fermont. Prepared by Met-Chem Canada, the study examined a 25-year open pit and concentrator with an after tax net…

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    MINING PEOPLE: Focus Graphite, Silvercorp, Teck, and White Pine

    September 17, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Focus Graphite of Ottawa has named Don Baxter its new COO. He is a former president of Northern Graphite and was mine superintendent at the Kearny graphite mine in the 1990s.

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    GRAPHITE: Flotation of Lac Knife sample yields excellent results

    August 22, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    QUEBEC – Focus Graphite  of Ottawa is designing the flowsheet for a mill at its Lac Knife high grade graphite project near Fermont. To gain important technical knowledge, a mineralized sample was run through a pilot plant.

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    MINING PEOPLE: Focus Graphite, Goldcorp, Maudore, Orbite, and Robex

    May 9, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Jeff Hussey is the new VP of project development at Focus Graphite of Ottawa. He will be responsible for development of the company’s high grade, high purity Lac Knife graphite project located south of Fermont, QC. Hussey is the holder of a BSc…

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    GRAPHITE: Focus starts pilot plant at Lac Knife

    April 17, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    QUEBEC – Commissioning of the pilot plant has begun at Focus Graphite’s Lac Knife graphite project near Fermont. The pilot plant was designed and built and is being operated by SGS Canada in Lakefield, ON. The testing is expected to last…

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    MINING PEOPLE: CB Gold, Focus Graphite, Rubicon, and Tinka Resources

    January 7, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Vancouver-based CB Gold has named Marius Mare its new VP exploration. He was VP exploration for Kimber Resources and has previously held senior roles with different mining companies including Placer Dome and Phelps Dodge Exploration. He holds a…

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    GRAPHITE STUDY: Lac Knife PEA unveiled

    October 29, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    QUEBEC – Ottawa-based Focus Graphite has released the preliminary economic assessment for its Lac Knife project near Fermont. The PEA was prepared by Roscoe Postle Associates and Soutex Inc.

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    GRAPHITE RESOURCE: Focus reports Lac Knife numbers

    December 5, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    QUEBEC – Ottawa-based Focus Metals has filed a 43-101-compliant mineral resource report for its Lac Knife graphite project near Fermont. The estimate included measured and indicated resources of 5.0 million tonnes grading 15.67% Cgr plus an…