Canadian Mining Journal


Fortune Minerals Limited


  • News

    COAL: Fortune begins summer program at Arctos

    July 16, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Fortune Minerals (80%) of London, ON, and POSCO Canada (20%) have begun the environmental assessment of their Arctos anthracite coal project 150 km northeast of Stewart. The final EA is expected to be filed in 2014 with…

  • News

    GOLD-COBALT: Tlicho land access permit granted for NICO development

    July 4, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Fortune Minerals Limited has received the Tlicho land access agreement for its NICO gold-cobalt-bismuth-copper project 160 km northwest of Yellowknife. This is one of the first permits issued under the Tlicho…

  • News

    INVESTMENT: Chinese take interest in Fortune’s NICO project

    July 2, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Fortune Minerals of London, ON, has put the word out that the Chinese have made a strategic investment in the company. Procon Resources, the Vancouver-based mining contractor in which China CAMC Engineering has a…

  • ENVIRONMENT: MVRB okays Fortune’s NICO mine and mill

    January 28, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – The Mackenzie Valley Review Board (MVRB) has recommended approval of the NICO gold-cobalt-bismuth-copper mine belonging to Fortune Minerals of London, ON. The board concluded that a full environmental review is not…

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE: Canyon Copper, Fortune Minerals, Mine Radio Systems, Moneta, and Premier Gold

    December 5, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Mine Radio Systems of Goodwood, ON, is spreading the news that VP engineering Wisam Farjow recently completed his PhD in electrical and computer engineering from Ryerson University. He successfully defended his thesis on cross layer…

  • News

    COAL STUDY: Reserves, mine life up for Arctos (Mount Klappan) project

    October 15, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – The updated feasibility study for the Arctos anthracite project 150 km northeast of Stewart boasts more reserves, a longer mine life and expansion potential compared to earlier studies. The property is 80% owned by…

  • News

    NEW NAME: Arctos Anthracite project new name for Mount Klappan

    August 21, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – Fortune Minerals of London, ON, has announced that the new name for the Mount Klappan metallurgical coal project is the “Arctos Anthracite project”. Fortune says the new name more accurately reflects the…

  • News

    FEED STUDY: Fortune releases highlights of study for NICO project

    July 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    LONDON, Ontario – Fortune Minerals has released the highlights of the front end engineering and design study for its Nico gold-cobalt-bismuth-copper mine and mill near Yellowknife, YT, and a hydrometallurgical refinery, the Saskatchewan…

  • News

    Mount Klappan deposit gets closer to reality

    June 25, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    End of the line is a phrase usually associated with railroads and not necessarily mining, but for Fortune Minerals Limited (Fortune) of London, ON, those words describe the location of its Mount Klappan project and the “start” of something…

  • News

    MINERAL PROCESSING: Pilot plant makes cobalt sulphide from NICO project

    May 30, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – SGS Lakefield Research has successfully made cobalt sulphate in pilot plant tests from material from the NICO gold-cobalt-bismuth-copper project in the Northwest Territories. The project is 100% owned by Fortune Minerals of…

  • Feature

    Fortune’s Fortune

    May 1, 2012 by Russell Noble

    End of the line is a phrase usually associated with railroads and not necessarily mining, but for Fortune Minerals Limited (Fortune) of London, Ontario, those words describe the location of its Mount Klappan project and the “start” of something…

  • News

    CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: Fortune completes additional community meetings for NICO project

    April 10, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Fortune Minerals of Toronto has completed another round of successful public meetings and an open house in Yellowknife and the four Tlicho communities surrounding the company’s NICO gold-cobalt-bismuth-copper…