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New Millennium Iron Corp

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    CMJ’s Top 10 stories of 2018

    January 3, 2019 by Canadian Mining Journal

    At the start of 2019, CMJ looks back on 2018 to highlight our most read stories of the year, starting with our popular annual Top 40 coverage. Click on the headlines to read the full story. 1: Canada’s Top 40: Outlook

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    IRON ORE: New Millennium sells part of port to owner of Scully mine

    April 23, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NEWFOUNDLAND – Calgary-based New Millennium Iron Corp. (NML) has agreed to sell a portion of its multi-user wharf capacity to Tacora Resources of Grand Rapids, Minn. The agreement calls for Tacora to purchase the rights to 6.5 million tonnes of

  • IRON ORE: Tata’s Howse mine gets environmental okay

    April 10, 2018 by Canadian Mining Journal

    LABRADOR – Montreal-based Tata Steel Minerals Canada (TSMC) has successfully applied for federal environmental approval for its Howse direct shipping iron ore project 25 km northwest of Schefferville, Que. The federal government has determined that the project can proceed and

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    IRON ORE: Quebec pledges $175M to New Millennium DSO project

    July 27, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    QUEBEC – Tata Steel Minerals Canada (TSMC), a joint venture of India’s Tata Steel (94%) and Calgary’s New Millennium Iron Corp. (6%), has received a $175-million contribution from the Quebec government for the direct shipping ore (DSO) project in the

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    MINING PEOPLE: Americas Silver, Gold Ridge Exploration, New Millennium Iron, and Premier Gold

    May 26, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Toronto-based Americas Silver Corp. has named Alex Davidson as chairman of the company. He was responsible for Barrick Gold’s international exploration programs and corporate development until 2009. Davidson was also named PDAC Prospector of the Year in 2003. Former chairman

  • Feature

    R&D provides much needed boost in the east

    January 1, 2016 by Phil Saunders

    Newfoundland and Labrador is one of the foremost producers of iron and nickel in Canada, ranking second in production of both metals among Canadian jurisdictions in 2014. It also produces, or has significant resources of a wide range of other

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    IRON ORE: Tata buys LIM’s share of Howse venture

    April 6, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    LABRADOR – Montreal-based Tata Steel Minerals Canada has acquired the remaining 49% of the Howse joint venture. It bought out its partner, Labrador Iron Mines Holdings, for $5 million in cash. The buyout complied with the terms of the…

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    IRON ORE: DSO shipments start on new KeRail spur line

    November 13, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Rail haulage has begun on the newly built KeRail spur that services the DSO iron ore project near Schefferville. The project is operated and 80% owned by Tata Steel Minerals Canada in partnership with New Millennium Iron Corp….

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    Newfoundland and Labrador minerals sector reports widespread activity

    August 1, 2014 by Phil Saunders*

    This year, Newfoundland and Labrador celebrates 150 years of modern mining, going back to the opening of the Tilt Cove copper mine in the historic, and still productive, Baie Verte mining district.

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    INFRASTRUCTURE: Quebec Liberals promise $20M rail study under revived Plan Nord

    June 9, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Fresh off last month’s election win, Quebec’s new Liberal government has boosted its commitment to Plan Nord. Once again the province is throwing its weight behind plans that recognize now vital natural resources development is to the…

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    New Millennium, Tata Steel show Taconite iron ore project is feasible

    March 31, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    VANCOUVER – The Taconite project feasibility study is complete, which means project owner New Millennium Iron Ore (TSX: NML) should hear within four months whether joint venture partner Tata Steel wants to turn the Labrador Trough iron…

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    IRON ORE: Tata pumps up DSO resources by 23%

    February 25, 2014 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    QUEBEC – Tata Steel Minerals Canada, a joint venture of Calgary’s New Millennium Iron Corp. (20%) and India’s Tata Steel (80%), has increased indicated resources at its DSO project by 23.45%. The 2012 drill program consisted of 28 holes…