Canadian Mining Journal


Nickel


  • PGMs: Group Ten encouraged by soil anomalies at Stillwater West

    May 14, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    MONTANA — Group Ten Metals has announced that it has discovered four new kilometre-scale palladium, platinum, gold, nickel, and copper soil anomalies at its flagship Stillwater West project in Montana. According to the Canadian miner, the anomalies were found following

  • GOLD: RNC solidifies focus on gold with new project, name change

    May 12, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    TORONTO – RNC Minerals is making its status as a gold-focused company official, announcing the acquisition of a third gold project in Australia, and proposing a name change to Karora Resources. RNC already operates the Beta Hunt and Higginsville gold

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    NICKEL-COBALT-COPPER: Eurobattery Minerals to acquire project in Finland

    May 12, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    FINLAND – Eurobattery Minerals announced that it has signed an investment and shareholders agreement that includes an option for a staged acquisition of 100% of the shares in Vulcan Hautalampi Oy, which is the sole owner of the Hautalampi nickel-cobalt-copper project

  • COPPER: First Quantum revises guidance for 2020

    April 28, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    With its Cobre Panama mine on care and maintenance since Apr. 7, First Quantum Minerals has reduced its copper guidance for the year by 75,000 tonnes to 755,000-805,000 tonnes, with expected gold production falling by 30,000 oz. to 250,000-270,000 oz.

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    Canada Nickel’s Mark Selby sees Dumont-style deposit at Crawford

    April 23, 2020 by Trish Saywell

    Mark Selby led a team that raised over $100 million and advanced the Dumont nickel-cobalt project in Quebec from an initial resource to a fully permitted, construction-ready project for RNC Minerals (TSX: RNX). Now the mining executive believes he’s onto the next

  • RECYCLING: American Manganese, Voltabox recycle Li-ion batteries

    April 15, 2020 by MINING.COM Staff

    TEXAS – American Manganese (AMY) announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Texas-based Voltabox to work on end-of-life lithium-ion batteries for commercial-scale recycling of cathode materials using AMY’s RecycLiCo patented process. The RecycLiCo process provides a closed-loop recycling

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    Energy Metals Snapshot: Eight companies powering the future

    April 9, 2020 by Magda Gardner

    Growing moves by governments and organizations to set a price on carbon emissions have set up a prospective niche market in battery metals exploration and development. Lithium, cobalt, graphite and vanadium are directly applicable to energy storage, while nickel and

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    NICKEL-COBALT: Canada Nickel discovers palladium-platinum zone at Crawford

    April 7, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    ONTARIO – Canada Nickel Company has discovered a palladium and platinum-bearing zone, situated to the north of the nickel-cobalt deposit within its wholly owned Crawford project. Five holes intersected this zone, returning intercepts that include 7.5 metres of 1.7 g/t

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    NICKEL: FPX expects Baptiste PEA this year

    April 6, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    BRITISH COLUMBIA – FPX Nickel expects the updated preliminary economic assessment (PEA) for the Baptiste deposit within its wholly owned 245-sq.-km Decar nickel district to be completed either towards the end of the third quarter or into the fourth quarter

  • COVID-19: Coronavirus impacts spread across mining sector

    March 19, 2020 by Alisha Hiyate and Magda Gardner

    As the world seemingly moves into lockdown to halt the transmission of the novel COVID-19 virus, the uncertainty and restrictions on movement are taking a toll on markets and commodities. After initially benefiting from uncertainty around the virus and peaking

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    Canada Nickel reports initial assessment of Crawford project

    March 18, 2020 by Trish Saywell

    Canada Nickel Company (TSXV: CNC) has announced initial results from a mineralogical assessment of its Crawford nickel-cobalt project, located 40 km north of Timmins, Ontario. The first phase of mineral processing work at the deposit was used to determine the proportion

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    NICKEL-COPPER: Talon updates Tamarack PEA, increases NPV

    March 5, 2020 by Canadian Mining Journal

    MINNESOTA – An updated preliminary economic assessment released by Talon Metals for the 125-sq.-km Tamarack project, 87 km west of Duluth, suggests a net present value of US$291 million, at a 7% discount rate. When compared with the prior PEA