Canadian Mining Journal


Royal Nickel Corporation


  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: McEwen Mining, Riverside Resources, and Royal Nickel

    September 8, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    The new COO of Toronto-based McEwen Mining is Xavier Ochoa, a seasoned executive with more than 25 years’ experience. Most recently he was general manager at Goldcorp’s Cerro Negro mine. Former COO William Faust is leaving the company on Sept.

  • NICKEL-COPPER: Royal Nickel buys into Australian, Manitoban mines

    February 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – Royal Nickel Corp. is buying into two mining companies, thus launching itself into the ranks of nickel and copper-gold producers. It is buying a 67% interest in Salt Lake Mining and a 100% interest in VMS Ventures. Salt

  • News

    NICKEL: Royal Nickel completes Dumont bulk test, produces high grade nickel sulphide concentrate

    December 15, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto’s Royal Nickel Corp. has completed a 300-tonne bulk sample test on ore from the Dumont nickel project 25 km west of Amos. The test created 2 tonnes of what Royal Nickel says is the highest grade nickel

  • Feature

    Royal Nickel’s Dumont nickel project has world scale potential

    October 1, 2015 by D'Arcy Jenish

    Mark Selby, president and chief executive officer of Toronto-based Royal Nickel Corp., expects to be doing lots of travelling, and even more talking, this fall because he will be knocking on doors at major global trading houses and stainless…

  • News

    NICKEL: Royal Nickel closes $12M financing

    July 9, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Royal Nickel Corp. of Toronto has completed a $12.6-million deal with Orion Mine Finance. The finance company will invest the funds in return for a 0.75% net smelter return royalty on the Dumont nickel project and 10 million…

  • News

    AWARD: Innovation at Royal Nickel recognized

    May 6, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Royal Nickel Corp. of Toronto has been honoured with a silver medal presented by the Quebec Occupational Health and Safety Commission (CSST) at the Les Grands Prix santé et sécurité du travail ceremony. The…

  • News

    Royal Nickel could be takeover target, analyst says

    March 10, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Royal Nickel Corp. (TSX: RNX) is an attractive takeover candidate, mining analyst Nik Rasskazovskiy of independent investment dealer Salman Partners contends in a recent research note.  

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Atlas Copco, Belmont Resources, Caledonia Mining, Copper North, Karnalyte Resources, and Royal Nickel

    November 20, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Michael Marion and Cormac Kerins have been appointed to new positions with Atlas Copco Portable Energy Canada. Marion has been named national business development manager and Kerins is now the product and business development manager. Marion…

  • News

    NICKEL-PGM: Royal Nickel files West Raglan technical report

    July 29, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Royal Nickel Corp. of Toronto says the technical report for the West Raglan nickel-platinum group project has been filed on SEDAR and on its website. The project is 100% owned by True North Nickel, a private company in which…

  • News

    NICKEL: Royal Nickel awards Dumont engineering contract

    June 2, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Toronto’s Royal Nickel Corp. has awarded the detailed engineering contract for the Dumont nickel project 25 km west of Amos, in the Abitibi Mining Camp. The contract went to Ausenco Limited, a global, diversified engineering and…

  • News

    Royal Nickel buys 25% of Sudbury Platinum for $1.5M

    April 21, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Toronto-based explorer Royal Nickel (TSX: RNX) has seen its shares climb more than 50% in the past week, after providing the market an upbeat outlook on nickel prices and announcing that it has acquired a minority interest in a private company…

  • News

    STEEL: New plant to use nickel sulphide conc in making stainless steel

    March 24, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    CHINA – Tsingshan Holding Group is building the world’s first integrated nickel pig iron plant to use nickel sulphide concentrate as part of the stainless steelmaking process. According to information supplied by Toronto’s Royal Nickel…