Tag: #Nickel

Amur Minerals should build its own nickel smelter at Kun-Manie

Amur Minerals should build its own nickel smelter at Kun-Manie

Amur Minerals (AMC.L) has revisited the design and total price of its planned road construction activities to move concentrate from the Kun-Manie nickel project to the Baikal Amur Rail Line, and to haul mining supplies back to the site. In the original design, the company projected a 10.5 meter wide […]

M2 Cobalt starts drilling the Bombo nickel-cobalt targets

M2 Cobalt starts drilling the Bombo nickel-cobalt targets

M2 Cobalt (MC.V) has now dispatched a second drill rig to the Bombo exploration target on the Bujagali licenses, as the company wants to follow up on what appears to be an interesting nickel-cobalt-copper target. At Bombo, M2 has successfully outlined three separate large high-priority drill targets based on a […]

Transition Metals is selling its Dundonald Nickel project

Transition Metals is selling its Dundonald Nickel project

Transition Metals (XTM.V) has now sold its Dundonald Nickel project (located in Ontario, Canada) to VaniCom, an Australian company. Transition has now received C$150,000 in cash and will also receive C$350,000 worth of stock in VaniCom. On top of that, VaniCom pledged to spend at least C$750,000 on exploration during […]

ePower Metals goes to Suriname!

ePower Metals goes to Suriname!

ePower Metals (EPWR.V) announced a surprising move last month as the company has identified and acquired a large cobalt-manganese laterite project in Suriname. As ePower has staked the target, the acquisition costs are minimal (less than C$50,000) and on top of that, the project has been explored for bauxite (aluminum) […]

Report: BlueBird Chasing Battery Metals in Australia

Report: BlueBird Chasing Battery Metals in Australia

Most cobalt exploration companies listed in Canada are effectively focusing on cobalt in North America, and the past producing Cobalt Camp is one of the most sought after areas. However, some Canadian companies are also venturing elsewhere. We previously discussed M2 Cobalt (MC.V) that started a cobalt exploration program in […]

Axiom has now finally been granted the San Jorge mining lease

Axiom has now finally been granted the San Jorge mining lease

Axiom Mining (ASX:AVQ) has now finally received approval for its Mining Lease Application on the San Jorge nickel deposit, which is an integral part of the Isabel Nickel Project on the Solomon Islands. The approval is subject to final confirmation from the Attorney-General (who has already expressed his verbal support […]

Amur Minerals increases Kun-Manie nickel resource by 50%

Amur Minerals increases Kun-Manie nickel resource by 50%

Amur Minerals (AMC.L) has updated the resource estimate on its Kun-Manie nickel project in Russia, and the current resource contains 155 million tonnes with a nickel-equivalent grade of 1.02% for 1.58 million tonnes of nickel-equivalent. The ‘true’ nickel grade is approximately 0.75% whilst the project also contains 0.21% copper, 0.015% cobalt, […]

Horizonte’s nickel-cobalt resource at Araguaia could be interesting

Horizonte’s nickel-cobalt resource at Araguaia could be interesting

Horizonte Minerals (HZM.TO, LON:HZM) has released the a resource estimate on the limonite zone of its Araguaia nickel project in Brazil. The measured and indicated resource now contain almost 21 million tonnes of rock at an average grade of 1.13% nickel and 0.12% cobalt. That’s in excess of half a […]

Poseidon Nickel doesn’t want to wait for a higher nickel price

Poseidon Nickel doesn’t want to wait for a higher nickel price

Poseidon Nickel (ASX:POS) has signed a MOU with Northern Star Resources (ASX:NST) which could allow Northern Star to use the Black Swan mill to process gold ore up to a rate of 2 million tonnes of ore per year. That’s an interesting value proposition for Poseidon Nickel as it would […]