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    RNC expands Beta Hunt with resource update

    July 15, 2019 by Trish Saywell

    Infill and exploration drilling in the Western Flanks Zone of the Beta Hunt gold mine in Western Australia has boosted measured and indicated resources five-fold and inferred resources three-fold, RNC Minerals (TSX:RNX) reports. The updated resource for the Western Flanks zone incorporated

  • GOLD: RNC Minerals closes $12M bought deal financing

    April 18, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – RNC Minerals has closed a $12-million bought deal financing by issuing approximately 24.5 million common shares at a price of $0.49 each. The offering was underwritten by a syndicate co-led by Haywood Security and Cantor Fitzgerald Canada. The

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    MINING PEOPLE: GSSI, Gatling Exploration, GoldSpot Discoveries, and RNC Minerals

    February 28, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Geophysical Survey Systems Inc. (GSSI), headquartered in New Hampshire, has hired Adam Mercer as application specialist responsible for British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan. He holds a MSc in geophysics, and comes to GSSI from a major global drilling company. Jan

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    GOLD: Toronto miner’s gold production spikes 199%

    October 24, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – RNC Minerals announced a record quarterly gold production of 31,360 mined gold ounces in the third quarter of 2018. According to the company, such production represents a 199% increase when compared to the third quarter of 2017 and

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    GOLD: New find at Beta Hunt yields 9,000 oz. for RNC

    September 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    AUSTRALIA – Toronto-based RNC Minerals recently made a new high grade gold discovery at its Beta Hunt gold-nickel mine 600 km from Perth. Last week the company recovered 9,250 oz. of gold from a 130 tonnes of ore from the

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    NICKEL-COBALT: New roasting method ups nickel payability by 25% for RNC

    August 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – RNC Minerals of Toronto says its innovative roasting approach has used value-in-use market analysis to determine that nickel payability for Dumont nickel concentrates will be 94%. Compare that to 70% to 75% for conventional smelting and refining. The

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    NICKEL-COBALT: RNC sharpens focus on Dumont project

    March 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto-based RNC Minerals plans to focus on its Dumont nickel-cobalt project near Amos. Dumont, says the company, is the world’s second largest undeveloped nickel resource in the world. And it is shovel ready. The strong nickel price and

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    NICKEL-COBALT: Cobalt 27 picks up royalty on RNC’s Dumont project

    February 22, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Cobalt 27 Capital Corp. has agreed to acquire an existing 1.75% net smelter return royalty on the Dumont nickel-cobalt project belonging to RNC Minerals. The mine is construction ready near the town of Amos. This is the first

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    GOLD-COPPER: RNC likes high grades from Qiqavik property

    November 15, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – RNC Minerals reports that the assays from the Qiqavik project show the association of high grade gold and copper mineralization in the Esperance West zone. The operator of the project is RNC’s 55% owned subsidiary, Orford Mining Corp.

  • NICKEL: RNC Minerals, Abitibiwinni sign IBA for Dumont project

    May 2, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – RNC Minerals of Toronto and the Abitibiwinni First Nation (AFN) have signed an impact and benefits agreement for the Dumont nickel project near the town of Amos.  The IBA provides the framework for the relationship between the AFN

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    NICKEL: RNC Minerals, Waterton form JV for Dumont mine project

    March 22, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC –  Toronto-based RNC Minerals is forming a 50:50 joint venture with Waterton Metals Fund II Cayman and Waterton Mining Parallel Fund Onshore Master (Waterton) for the development and operation of RNC’s Dumont nickel project 25 km west of Amos,

  • COPPER-GOLD-NICKEL: RNC to spin-out Qiqavik and West Raglan projects

    March 7, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Toronto’s RNC Minerals says its 68%-owned subsidiary True North Nickel, holder of the Qiqavik copper-gold and West Raglan nickel-copper properties in the northern part of the province, has entered into a letter of intent with Focused Capital Corp.