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Conquest to Acquire Golden Rose Mine Property in Sudbury Mining ...

Nov. 29, 2017 / Nickel mining news

Conquest has entered into the Agreement (the "Acquisition Agreement") with Northern Nickel Mining Inc. ("Northern Nickel"), the current owner of the Golden Rose Property, and its majority shareholders to acquire 100% of Northern Nickel in consideration of the issuance of a total of 10,000,000 shares of

RNC Minerals Outlines Plans to Increase Nickel Production at Beta ...

Nov. 27, 2017 / Nickel mining news

Mark Selby, President and CEO, commented, "Beta Hunt provides excellent optionality from both gold and nickel production. With the much larger scale in gold production (versus a standalone nickel mine), nickel production can be added at much lower cost compared to many other nickel producers in

Vale says still looking to sell stake in New Caledonia nickel mine

Nov. 20, 2017 / Nickel mining news

Brazil's Vale (NYSE:VALE) denied Monday it had decided to suspend the sale of a stake in its loss-making New Caledonia nickel mine (VNC), adding it continues to seek for a partner. The statement, contained in a securities exchange filing, comes in response to a Reuters' report indicating the company

Philippines' Duterte holds open pit mining ban despite pressure

Nov. 20, 2017 / Nickel mining news

But the continuity of the ban in the Southeast Asian nation, the world's top nickel ore exporter, threatens major planned mines such as Philex Mining's $2bn Silangan copper-gold project in Surigao del Norte. It would also affect Sagittarius Mines's $5.9bn Tampakan gold-copper project in South Cotabato,

Vale delays sale of stake in New Caledonia nickel mine: sources

Nov. 17, 2017 / Nickel mining news

Vale SA has decided to postpone the sale of a stake in its New Caledonia nickel mine after the world's largest iron ore producer decided initial bids were too low, two people with knowledge of the matter said. The sale may be delayed for up to a year as the company anticipates a rebound in nickel prices,

BHP to exit shale within two years, sell nickel assets

Nov. 16, 2017 / Nickel mining news

Mackenzie also revealed the group has put its nickel business in Western Australia on the block. Surging prices for the metal should make Nickel West an attractive option for potential buyers as the commodity, a key component in the making of lithium batteries, is up around 16% so far this year. Nickel

Vale to shutter nickel mine in Canada; up to 200 jobs at stake

May 16, 2017 / Nickel mining news

Nickel plate mine, just outside of Hedley, BC (photo by Michael Breuer). ... All nickel mines in Canada are sulphide-type deposits, most of which are mined ...

Vale, Glencore approve Sudbury projects

March 13, 2018 / Nickel mining news

Cachon said it's also not unusual for the two companies to pursue new projects around the same time, noting Vale's Totten Mine and Glencore's Nickel Rim South went forward in near lockstep. Neither of the new projects took shape overnight, he added. "Both Onaping Depth and Copper Cliff Deep were in

TSX posts slight gains, Mar. 5-9

March 13, 2018 / Nickel mining news

As a result of the ban, Indonesia surpassed the Philippines as the world's largest nickel producer. A new report by BMI Research predicts Indonesia will continue as the world leader while nickel mining production in the Philippines "is expected to remain subdued in 2018 as policy uncertainty continues to

Nickel's Fundamentals Are Better than Ever – Find Out Why It Keeps ...

March 13, 2018 / Nickel mining news

"A combination of surging China imports, tighter supplies and fund interest are expected to sustain prices of stainless steel ingredient nickel, which

Jervois Mining: NiCo Young Project PFS Team appointments

March 12, 2018 / Nickel mining news

Hawthorn, Victoria / March 13, 2018 / JMN Wire / Jervois Mining Limited's (ASX: JRV) ("Jervois" or "the Company") is pleased to provide an interim update on its PFS team composition for its 100% owned Nico Young Cobalt-Nickel project in New South Wales, Australia ("Nico Young" or "the Project"). MiningPlus (Mr Stuart

Indonesia to lead nickel production: BMI

March 10, 2018 / Nickel mining news

We expect production growth in Indonesia to remain sustained in 2018 as the nickel mining industry continues to recover. As such, we forecast output in the country to reach 480kt in 2018 up from 400kt in 2017, a 20% y-o-y rise," the study states. Throughout the period 2018-2027, BMI sees Indonesia's

Botswana pays Russia's Norilsk Nickel $45 mln to settle mine sale ...

March 09, 2018 / Nickel mining news

GABORONE, March 9 (Reuters) - Botswana has paid Norilsk Nickel $45 million to settle a dispute after its state-run mining company pulled out of buying a stake in a South African mine from the Russian firm, the minerals minister said on Friday. Botswana's state-run BCL Mine pulled out of a 3 billion pula

Botswana pays Russia's Norilsk Nickel $45m to settle mine sale ...

March 09, 2018 / Nickel mining news

GABORONE - Botswana has paid Norilsk Nickel $45-million to settle a dispute after its State-run mining company pulled out of buying a stake in a South African mine from the Russian firm, the minerals minister said on Friday. Botswana's state-run BCL Mine pulled out of a 3-billion pula ($281-million) deal

Rimfire Pacific Mining gets drill bit spinning to confirm cobalt and ...

March 09, 2018 / Nickel mining news

Rimfire Pacific Mining NL (ASX:RIM) has started a new drill program aimed at confirming and extending cobalt and nickel mineralisation at its Fifield project in Central West New South Wales. Eleven reverse circulation and aircore holes are planned for up to 500 metres at the Avondale prospect and the

Big Assay Numbers for Cobalt Company

March 09, 2018 / Nickel mining news

The gist of this equation is that roughly 98% of the world's cobalt supply comes as a byproduct of copper and/or nickel mining. This makes

Cameo Resources Corp. Acquires Historical Copper-Cobalt-Nickel ...

March 08, 2018 / Nickel mining news

These metal ratios are only found in nickel ores from Komatiitic geological terranes like that of the world class Thompson Nickel Belt and the Australian Kambalda nickel mining camp. Since 1980, it has been speculated that komatiitic nickel sulphide mineralization and potential ores should exist in the

Cameo Resources Corp. Acquires Historical Copper-Cobalt-Nickel ...

March 08, 2018 / Nickel mining news

These metal ratios are only found in nickel ores from Komatiitic geological terranes like that of the world class Thompson Nickel Belt and the Australian Kambalda nickel mining camp. Since 1980, it has been speculated that komatiitic nickel sulphide mineralization and potential ores should exist in the

Big Nickel creator Ted Szilva had a vision and he made us all see it

March 07, 2018 / Nickel mining news

He lived long enough to celebrate the silver anniversary of Sudbury's Big Nickel, which is considered one of the top roadside attractions in Canada. Szilva was a visionary who played a leading role in developing the idea of the landmark at a time when few people thought the region's mining heritage would

Beyond the Big Nickel

March 06, 2018 / Nickel mining news

Mining has dominated Sudbury's economy for much of its history, starting with the discovery of nickel and copper in 1883, during the construction of the Canadian Pacific Railway. In the past, the city was dominated by two miners, Inco and Falconbridge. Those companies have since been swallowed up by