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Champion Iron Mines Limited

  • Champion Iron to acquire Kami out of Alderon restructuring

    November 17, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate

    Champion Iron plans to acquire the Kamistitusset iron ore project in southwest Newfoundland – only a few kilometres away from its Bloom Lake mine. The project’s former owner, Alderon Iron Ore, defaulted on a US$14-million loan from Sprott Private Resource

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    Champion Iron buys Bloom Lake

    December 16, 2015 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Champion Iron (TSX:CIA; ASX:CIA) is taking advantage of the commodities crash to snatch the shuttered Bloom Lake iron ore mine for a fraction of its previous purchase price. Champion recently agreed to buy the mine, related rail and mineral assets in

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    Champion and Cartier complete resource for Penguin Lake

    December 19, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Champion Iron Mines (TSX: CHM) has increased tenfold the historic resource at its Penguin Lake iron project in the southern portion of the Labrador Trough, about 240 km north of the Port of Sept-Îles and 110 km southwest of the town of…

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    IRON ORE: Century files PEA for Duncan Lake

    May 7, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    QUEBEC – Century Iron Mines of Toronto has filed the preliminary economic assessment for the Duncan Lake iron project in the James Bay region, 570 km north of Matagami. The report was prepared by Met-Chem for partners Century (65%) and…

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    Lac Lamle off to a good start

    May 7, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    Fancamp Exploration’s (FNC-V) first resource estimate on its Lac Lamêlée South iron project in the Fermont mining district of Quebec has outlined 520 million tonnes grading 39.5% Fe at a 22% Fe cut-off grade – about…

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    IRON ORE: PEA positive for Joyce Lake DSO deposit

    March 26, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    LABRADOR – Century Iron Mines of Toronto, the operator of the Joyce Lake DSO (direct shipping ore) project just across the border from Schefferville, QC, has released a positive preliminary economic assessment. The property is a joint…

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    IRON ORE: First resource numbers revealed for Joyce Lake

    March 11, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    LABRADOR – The initial resource estimate is out for the Joyce Lake direct shipping ore (DSO) project, a joint venture of Toronto’s Century Iron Mines Corp, WISCO and Champion Iron Mines. At a cut-off of 50% Fe, the deposit contains 10.0…

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    IRON ORE: Fire Lake PFS has $3.3 billion NPV and 30.9% IRR for West and East deposits

    February 7, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    QUEBEC – Champion Iron Mines of Toronto says the pre-feasibility study for the West and East deposits at its Consolidated Fire Lake North project points toward a net present value (8% discount) of $3.30 billion and a pre-tax internal rate…

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    IRON ORE EXPLORATION: JV formed for Attikamagen Lake property

    September 26, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    QUEBEC – Century Iron Mines of Toronto and WISCO International Resources Development & Investment have inked a joint venture agreement covering the Attikamagen iron property 15 km east of Schefferville.

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    MINERAL PROCESSING: Tests confirm Fire Lake North can produce marketable sinter

    August 1, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    QUEBEC – Metallurgical tests confirm that a marketable sinter concentrate can be made from the Fire Lake North iron ore project belonging to Champion Minerals of Toronto. The tests were conducted by SGS Lakefield Research and interpreted…

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    TRANSPORTATION: Port of Sept Iles signs up mining companies

    July 18, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    QUEBEC – The Sept Iles Port Authority has signed agreements with three more mineral producers for shipping their ores and concentrates through its facilities at Pointe Noire. The port is being expanded at a cost of $220 million, and will…

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    Labrador’s iron ore goes global

    May 3, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Staff

    The world-class Labrador Trough iron mining district has long been a bastion of stability in the often uncertain world of mining.