Canadian Mining Journal



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    Talon Metals tables PEA for Tamarack North

    November 19, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Talon Metals (TSX: TLO; US-OTC: TLOFF) has announced a preliminary economic assessment for the Tamarack zone at its Tamarack North nickel-copper-cobalt project in Minnesota. The study assigns the project a US$210 million after-tax net present value at a 7% discount rate

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    COAL: Colonial Coal floats PEA for Gordon Creek mine

    November 13, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Vancouver-based Colonial Coal International has received the preliminary economic assessment for its 100% owned Gordon Creek metallurgical coal project located about 30 km south of Tumbler Ridge. Prepared by Stantec Consulting Services, the PEA demonstrates positive economics.

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    Marathon updates PEA with 44% increase in recovered gold

    November 6, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – An updated preliminary economic assessment of Marathon Gold’s Valentine Lake project in Newfoundland, which was based on 20,000 metres of additional drilling since February, among other work, demonstrates stronger economics than an earlier PEA completed in May. The new

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    GOLD: Better economics for Iamgold’s Cote project

    November 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Iamgold of Toronto has completed the feasibility study for its Cote gold project 20 km southwest of Gogama (halfway between Timmins and Sudbury), and the company reports “significantly improved” project economics when compared to the pre-feasibility study of

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    URANIUM: NexGen boosts NPV for Rook I to $3.7B

    November 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Vancouver-based NexGen Energy, Wood Group and Rosco Postle Associates have completed the pre-feasibility study for NexGen’s Rook I project in the Athabasca Basin. New numbers include a 64% increase in average annual after tax cash flow and a

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    Horizonte completes feasibility on Araguaia nickel project in Brazil

    November 5, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Araguaia, one of the largest undeveloped ferro-nickel projects in the world, could produce about 52,000 tonnes of ferronickel a year over a mine life of 28 years, Horizonte Minerals says. A feasibility study of the open pit nickel laterite mining project, in

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    Ascendant reduces operating costs at El Mochito in new PEA

    October 29, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Ascendant Resources (TSX: ASND; US-OTC: ASDRF) has tabled a new preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for its El Mochito zinc-lead mine in Honduras that increases production while reducing operating and all-in sustaining costs. The expansion PEA increases the processing rate 27% to

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    LITHIUM: Rock Tech presents PEA for Georgia Lake property

    October 2, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Vancouver-based Rock Tech Lithium has tabled the preliminary economic assessment for its 100%-owned Georgia Lake lithium property in the Thunder Bay mining district. The PEA covers only a portion of the George Lake project, namely the Nama Creek

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    COPPER-GOLD: Copper Mountain shares robust PEA for New Ingerbelle

    September 27, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Copper Mountain Mining of Vancouver has finished a base case preliminary economic assessment of the 75% owned New Ingerbelle copper-gold property. (Mitsubishi has a 25% interest.) The New Ingerbelle property is only 1,000 metres from the Copper

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    IRON ORE: Alderon updates FS for $1.7B Kami project

    September 26, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LABRADOR – Montreal-based Alderon Iron Ore Corp. updated the feasibility study for the Kami project (75% owned) 10 km from Wabush. The company says the project will produce a premium quality concentrate grading 65.2% iron and with low impurities. The

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    URANIUM: Denison publishes PFS for Wheeler River

    September 25, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    SASKATCHEWAN – Denison Mines Corp. of Toronto has the results of the pre-feasibility study for its flagship Wheeler River uranium project in the Athabasca Basin. The PFS considers simultaneous development of the Phoenix and Gryphon deposits. The high grade Phoenix

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    Aquila tables feasibility study for Back Forty in Michigan

    August 7, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Nearly two months after receiving its final environmental permit, Aquila Resources (TSX: AQA; US-OTC: AQARF) has tabled a positive feasibility study for its Back Forty polymetallic project, located 19 km west of Stephenson, Michigan. “We can now focus the company’s resources on