Canadian Mining Journal

KWG Resources Inc

  • Sparking up the Ring of Fire

    June 8, 2021 by D’Arcy Jenish

    Progress on infrastructure in remote region offset by opposition from several First Nations, environmental groups

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    COPPER-ZINC: Noront updates drilling at McFaulds No.8 VMS discovery

    September 16, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Toronto-based Noront Resources has updated its phase two summer exploration program at the McFaulds volcanogenic massive sulphide deposit in the Ring of Fire. The project is 85% owned and operated by Noront, and the remaining 15% belongs to

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    COPPER-ZINC: Noront updates McFaulds No.8 VMS find

    October 3, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Noront Resources of Toronto has updated the summer exploration program at its 85%-owned McFaulds Lake volcanogenic massive sulphide property in the Ring of Fire. (KWG Resources owns 15%.) The six-hole, 3,033-metre drilling program focused on copper-zinc targets. Drilling

  • CHROMITE: KWG, Marten Falls FN to be partners in Ring of Fire

    April 25, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – KWG Resources and the Marten Falls First Nation have agreed to work towards establishing the terms of an equal partnership for the mining of KWG’s  properties in the Ring of Fire including the Black Horse chromite deposit. The

  • ABORIGINAL ISSUES: Martin Falls, Aroland First Nations insist on consent for Ring of Fire transportation route

    October 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – The Marten Falls and Aroland First Nations have reaffirmed their authority over the land that may become a transportation corridor for mineral development in the Ring of Fire. In a release this week they specifically said the government

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    COMMENT: Can sex sell junior mines?

    August 8, 2016 by Marilyn Scales

    I thought the days of trotting out scantily clad women to entice people to buy a product were long gone. Evidently not, if Toronto-based KWG Resources manages to separate investors from their money using such an archaic and humiliating practice.

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    CHROMITE: KWG, China Railway sign MOU for Ring of Fire transport study

    January 19, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – KWG Resources of Toronto and China Railway First Survey and Design Institute Group have signed a memorandum of understanding for a feasibility study for the design and financing of a railroad in the James Bay Region. The route

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    CHROME: KWG boosts Koper Lake resource to 85.9M tonnes

    July 20, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – KWG Resources of Toronto has filed an updated 43-101 report for its Koper Lake chromite project in the Ring of Fire. Inferred resources now stand at an estimated 85.9 million tonnes grading 34.5% Cr2O3 (20% cut-off). The tonnage…

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    CHROMIUM: KWG Acquires 100% of Chromium Intellectual Property

    June 30, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    TORONTO – KWG Resources Inc. has now acquired one hundred percent of the ownership rights in two United States provisional patent applications relating to the production of chromium iron alloys directly from chromite ore, and the…

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    CHROMITE: Noront’s Ring of Fire purchase closes

    April 28, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Noront Resources’ buyout of the Ontario assets of Cliffs Natural Resources has closed, but not without controversy and only after the intervention of the court. Toronto-based Noront offered US$20 million last month for Cliffs’…

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    CHROMITE: Noront to acquire Cliffs’ Ring of Fire properties

    March 23, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – Spunky Toronto-based junior, Noront Resources, has offered US$20 million to acquire the subsidiaries of Cliffs Natural Resources that hold claims in the Ring of Fire, 500 km northeast of Thunder Bay. Cliffs abandoned its…

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    CHROMIUM: Cliffs turns its back on remaining Canadian assets

    February 10, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    ONTARIO – If readers were holding out hope that Cliffs Natural Resources would come to its senses and decide to move forward with its projects in Canada, they can get used to the idea that the US-based company will not be active in Canada…