Canadian Mining Journal



  • News

    LITHIUM: Doris discovery at Whabouchi yields nice grades for Nemaska

    November 28, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium of Quebec City has provided results from drilling at the newly discovered Doris zone on its Whabouchi lithium project 300 km northwest of Chibougamau. The new zone lies in the southwest end of the planned pit

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska reports assays from Whabouchi project

    October 13, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium of Quebec City has completed the summer 17,400-metre drill program at is Whabouchi lithium project 300 km northwest of Chibougamau. So far the company has received assay results from 19 of the 27 holes between sections

  • Feature

    Plan Nord: A quick look at what’s happening in Quebec

    October 1, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    “Plan Nord” is one of the more ambitious economic, social and environmental projects ever proposed in Canada. It’s a massive development project in Quebec that started in May 2011, and since then has been described as everything from “foolhardy and

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska drills new zone at Whabouchi

    September 6, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium of Quebec City has drilled a new mineralized zone at its Whabouchi lithium project 300 km northwest of Chibougamau, in the James Bay region. The company recently expanded its definition drilling campaign to 50 holes, and

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska preps Whabouchi site for 60,000-t bulk sample

    August 16, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium of Quebec City has begun to prepare the Whabouchi site 300 km northwest of Chibougamau for the mining of a 60,000-tonne bulk sample and installation of a modular mineral processing plant. The company has applied for

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska begins definition drilling at Whabouchi project

    July 14, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Montreal-based Nemaska Lithium has begun a $1.5 million definition drilling campaign at the Whabouchi lithium project 300 km northwest of Chibougamau, in the James Bay region. The goal is to increase the existing resources and extend the potential

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska to make $50M-$60M equity offering

    June 30, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY – Nemaska Lithium has announced details of a proposed market offering that will raise between $50 million and $60 million. The company will issue between 43.48 million and 52.17 million units. Each unit will consist of one common

  • News

    LITHIUM: Saint Jean Carbon moves into James Bay region

    June 29, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Saint Jean Carbon of Oakville, ON, is acquiring what it calls the “Whabouchi lithium project” 300 km north of Chibougamau. Despite the name, the Saint Jean Carbon property is NOT to be confused with the Whabouchi hard rock

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska signs first commercial offtake agreement for Whabouchi

    May 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC CITY – Nemaska Lithium has signed its first commercial offtake agreement for lithium salt with Johnson Matthey Battery Materials. The agreement includes an up-front payment of $12 million to Nemaska for future delivery from Nemaska’s phase one plant. The

  • News

    LITHIUM: Nemaska buys modular mill for Whabouchi bulk sample

    May 2, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Nemaska Lithium of Quebec City has purchased a self-contained dense media separation (DMS) portable mill to treat ore from the 29,000-tonne Whabouchi lithium bulk sample program. The modular mill will treat 10 t/h and operate this summer and