Tag: #WesternAustralia

Tungsten Mining started a drill program at Mt Mulgine Tungsten

Tungsten Mining started a drill program at Mt Mulgine Tungsten

Tungsten Mining (ASX:TGN) has started to drill its Mt Mulgine tungsten project, which is located approximately 350 kilometers from Perth, in Western Australia. The majority of the drill program will focus on 35 very shallow holes (with an average depth of 40-50 meters) to increase the confidence in the mineralized […]

Salt Lake Potash increases Lake Wells resources to 85Mt SOP

Salt Lake Potash increases Lake Wells resources to 85Mt SOP

Salt Lake Potash (ASX:SO4) has released an updated resource estimate on the Lake Wells project after completing an additional round of drilling which has been focusing on confirming the mineralization at depth. The current resource estimate now contains 24.7 million cubic meters containing a total of 85 million tonnes of […]

Yellow Rock confirms high grade zone at Gabanintha

Yellow Rock confirms high grade zone at Gabanintha

Yellow Rock Resources (ASX:YRR) has confirmed the existence of a high-grade zone at its Gabanintha Vanadium project in Australia. The company has just completed a 63 hole RC drill program and the drill results are quite encouraging as Yellow Rock intercepted relatively long intersections (12-16 meters) at a high grade […]

Poseidon Nickel signs a deal with Caeneus Minerals on the Silver Swan project

Poseidon Nickel signs a deal with Caeneus Minerals on the Silver Swan project

Poseidon Nickel (ASX:POS) has announced it has entered into an agreement with Caeneus whereby the latter is allowed to mine the underground resources of the Silver Swan zone, which is located on the Black Swan tenements. Poseidon elected not to mine Silver Swan as the underground mineralization there is quite […]

Sheffield’s pre-feasibility study is a bit disappointing

Sheffield’s pre-feasibility study is a bit disappointing

Sheffield Resources (ASX:SFX) has released the PFS on its Thunderbird mineral sands project, something we had been looking forward to for quite a while. Unfortunately the outcome is a bit disappointing as the capital expenditures are higher than expected (almost A$395M) and even though the company says the project will […]

Saracen increases Thunderbox resources

Saracen increases Thunderbox resources

Saracen Mineral Holdings (ASX:SAR) has announced a 25% increase in the total resources at its Thunderbox mine in Western Australia. The total resources at the project now stand at 2 million ounces (of which 1.5 million ounces are in the indicated resource category) at 1.7 g/t. Saracen is currently in […]

Flinders Mines sells an option on its PIOP project

Flinders Mines sells an option on its PIOP project

Flinders Mines (ASX:FMS) has announced it has entered into an agreement with the Todd corporation whereby the latter will purchase an option to acquire Flinders’ Pilbara Iron Ore Project (‘PIOP’). Todd will be paying A$10M in cash to secure the option which can be exercised by paying a lump sum […]

Poseidon Nickel’s Maggie Hayes now contains 52,000 tonnes nickel

Poseidon Nickel’s Maggie Hayes now contains 52,000 tonnes nickel

Poseidon Nickel (ASX:POS) has announced an updated resource estimate on the Maggie Hayes zone of its newly-acquired Lake Johnston nickel project in Western Australia. The total resource estimate now stands at 3.5 million tonnes of ore at an average grade of 1.49% nickel resulting in almost 115 million pounds of […]

KGL updates the resources at Jervois

KGL updates the resources at Jervois

KGL Resources (ASX:KGL) has announced a resource update at its Jervois project where it now has outlined a total tonnage of just over 25 million tonnes. As the grades are very decent (1.1% copper, 22g/t silver) and as there’s an interesting lead-zinc zone, the Jervois project now contains just over […]

Yellow Rock’s Gabanintha project could be a low-cost supplier of Vanadium

Yellow Rock’s Gabanintha project could be a low-cost supplier of Vanadium

Yellow Rock Resources (ASX:YRR) has released the results of a concept study on its Gabanintha Vanadium project in Western Australia. For an estimated A$230M, the company could build a plant with a throughput of 2.1 million tonnes per year which would result in an annual vanadium pentoxide production of 22 […]

Sheffield Resources announces Thunderbird update

Sheffield Resources announces Thunderbird update

Sheffield Resources (ASX:SFX) has announced it has found some high-grade extensions on its Thunderbird mineral sands project in Western Australia. There are some very nice extensions up-dip such 30 meters containing 8.56% heavy minerals and another 30 meters of 7.77% heavy minerals, both starting at surface. The drill results down-dip […]