Jan 20, 2021

   

Industry News

Nevada Copper up sizes placement as Pumpkin Hollow continues to ramp up

Fledgling US producer Nevada Copper has up sized a C$21.5 million bought-deal placement to $33 million, citing strong investor demand as its Pumpkin Hollow mine ramps up. The ramp-up was hobbled by COVID-19 impacts last year and the need for a geotechnical review, with the company striking deals in March, July and December to address its subsequent financial difficulties. Nevada Copper...

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Jan 20, 2021

   

Industry News

Barrick reports production figures

ADELLA HARDING Elko Daily Correspondent Jan 14, 2021 Barrick Gold Corp. on Thursday announced fourth-quarter production of 1.21 million ounces of gold, a drop from 1.44 million ounces in the 2019 quarter for all operations, and the company reported 546,000 ounces of gold production in the quarter for its share of Nevada Gold Mines. Barrick’s...

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Jan 20, 2021

   

Industry News

Lithium Americas shares surge on Thacker Pass approval

MINING.COM Staff Writer | January 18, 2021 | 10:54 am Battery Metals News USA Lithium The US Bureau of Land Management gave final approval on Friday to Lithium Americas’ (TSX: LAC) (NYSE: LAC) Thacker Pass lithium mine, located 100 km northwest of Winnemucca, in Humboldt County, Nevada. The project is host to the largest known lithium resource in the US. It is designed as a two-phase...

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Jan 19, 2021

   

Industry News

Sienna Resources Provides Clayton Valley Nevada Lithium Update

TSX VENTURE: SIEwww.siennaresources.com Mr. Jason Gigliotti reports: Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – January 19, 2021) – Sienna Resources Inc. (TSXV: SIE) (FSE: A1XCQ0) (OTC Pink: SNNAF) (the “Company“) Sienna Resources wishes to announce that management is evaluating Sienna’s Clayton Valley lithium project in Nevada. Sienna has had this property since 2016 and now that lithium prices and...

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Jan 18, 2021

   

Industry News

Virtual Symposium: Battery Electric Vehicle Safety in Mines

January 20, 2021, 8:30am – 12:30pm Assessing risks and managing hazards of new technology  You’re invited to attend a free virtual mining safety event on battery electric vehicles hosted by Workplace Safety North on Wednesday, January 20, 2021, from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm ET.  Register to learn about the risks associated with battery-powered equipment and explore...

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Jan 13, 2021

   

MineConnect News

Executive Director – Job Description

Why work for MineConnect? MineConnect is a regional association representing the interests of mining supply and services companies throughout Northern Ontario. Formed in 2003, the organization has established one strong, clear voice for the industry. The Executive Director will lead the organization’s efforts to assist our member companies grow their businesses both regionally and on...

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Jan 13, 2021

   

Member Story

Cambrian College Lists Finalists for Employer Award of Distinction

And the nominees are… Cambrian College Names Finalists for Employer Award of Distinction. SUDBURY – A telecommunications company, a recruiting agency, and an engineering firm are the three finalists for this year’s Cambrian College Employer Award of Distinction. The Award is given out every year at Cambrian’s Career Fair Conference, in recognition of an employer...

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Jan 13, 2021

   

Industry News

First Cobalt inks feed agreements for refinery starting in 2022

First Cobalt has secured cobalt feed amounting to 90% of capacity for its First Cobalt Refinery in Ontario. The facility will be the only producer of cobalt sulphate for electric vehicle batteries in North America once the company completes a $77-million recommissioning and expansion next year. First Cobalt supply agreements with Glencore and IXM SA (a subsidiary of China...

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Jan 13, 2021

   

Industry News

Kirkland Lake Gold generates 369,434 oz in Q4, meets 2020 guidance

Miner Kirkland Lake Gold produced 369,434 gold oz. in the fourth quarter of 2020, bringing the company’s 2020 production to 1.37 million oz., in line with its guidance of 1.35 to 1.4 million oz. for the year. In the fourth quarter, all three ‘cornerstone’ assets (Detour Lake, Fosterville and Masacca) recorded their best quarterly production for 2020....

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Jan 11, 2021

   

Industry News

Canada Nickel mulls using Glencore’s processing facility

Canada Nickel Company (TSX-V: CNC) has inked a deal with Glencore (LON: GLEN) to explore the potential use of the miner and commodities trader’s Kidd concentrator and metallurgical site in Timmins, Ontario. The Toronto-based nickel producer would use the facility for the treatment and processing of material mined from its Crawford nickel-cobalt sulphide project, is located 40 km...

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