Canadian Mining Journal


Oceanic Iron Ore Corp


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    IRON ORE: Oceanic moves Hopes Advance to FEED stage

    April 17, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Oceanic Iron Ore Corp. is moving its Hope Advance project into the front end engineering design (FEED) stage with the choice of Met-Chem Canada. The project is located on Ungava Bay, west of the village of Aupaluk.

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    IRON ORE: Another way to approach mine development

    November 10, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MONTREAL – “I believe the traditional model for project assessment and development that relies on a net present value economic assessment based solely on economic inputs and outputs as the standard units of measure is no longer viable, nor sustainable,

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    Oceanic Iron Ore gets interest from China’s Sinohydro

    October 7, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Sinohydro, one of China’s oldest state-owned enterprises set up shortly after Chairman Mao Zedong’s Communist party swept to power in 1949, says it is “willing and ready” to become an equity shareholder in Oceanic…

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    INFRASTRUCTURE: Quebec Liberals promise $20M rail study under revived Plan Nord

    June 9, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Fresh off last month’s election win, Quebec’s new Liberal government has boosted its commitment to Plan Nord. Once again the province is throwing its weight behind plans that recognize now vital natural resources development is to the…

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    MINING PEOPLE IN THE NEWS: Arianne Resources, Barrick, Oceanic, Oracle Mining, Red Ore Gold and SNC-Lavalin

    September 25, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Pierre Lortie is the new chairman of Arianne Resources in Saguenay, QC. He is a senior business advisor at Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP and a former top executive at Bombardier as well as president of the Montreal Stock Exchange. Lortie received…

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    IRON ORE STUDY: Hopes Advance PEA estimated US$5.6B NPV

    September 19, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – The pre-feasibility study prepared by Micon International on the Hopes Advance iron ore project belonging to Oceanic Iron Ore Corp. of Vancouver is positive. The projected net present value of the project is US$5.6 billion and a…

  • ENVIRONMENT: Oceanic’s Hopes Advance to be reviewed under new guidelines

    July 18, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – Oceanic Iron Ore Corp. has been advised by the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency that the company’s Hopes Advance iron project will be reviewed under the new guidelines in accordance with the Canadian…

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    IRON RESOURCE: Oceanic reports Hopes Advance numbers

    May 17, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Oceanic Iron Ore Corp. of Vancouver has filed a 43-101 report on the mineral resources of its Hopes Advance iron project in Ungava Bay. The in pit measured and indicated resources are 1.27 billion tonnes grading 32.3% Fe, and the…

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    IRON ORE STUDY: PEA for Hopes gives Oceanic high hopes

    September 22, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Vancouver-based Oceanic Iron Ore Corp. has high hopes for its Hopes Advance iron ore property on the Ungava Peninsula All four of the scenarios it studied in the preliminary economic assessment were positive. The PEA examined a project…