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Henry Lazenby

Henry Lazenby is Contributing Editor: Americas – Online for Mining Weekly.

Tel: +27 11 622 3744 / +1 647 352 1305

Email: newsdesk@engineeringnews.co.za / henry@miningweekly.com

 

 

Transition Metals, Implats lauded for Sunday Lake discovery

TORONTO (miningweekly.com) – Project generator Transition Metals and project partner Impala Platinum (Implats) were on Tuesday awarded the Bernie Schneiders Discovery of the Year Award as recognition for the Sunday Lake platinum discovery near...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 18th April 2014
 

Copper prices to remain under pressure as ‘moderate’ surplus is expected this year

TORONTO (miningweekly.com) – The global copper market is expected to post a moderate surplus this year, which will result in copper prices remaining under pressure, the fifth instalment of Thomson Reuters’ ‘GFMS Copper Survey 2014’ has...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 18th April 2014
 

Great Western Minerals Group signs MoU for REE separation services

TORONTO (miningweekly.com) – The promoter of a South Africa-based rare earths elements (REE) project, Great Western Minerals Group (GWMG) has entered into a nonbinding memorandum of understanding (MoU) with a REE separation services provider....
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 18th April 2014
 

Macusani Yellowcake to acquire Azincourt’s neighbouring Peruvian properties

Peru-focused uranium explorers Macusani Yellowcake and Azincourt Uranium on Friday announced that they had inked a nonbinding letter of intent under which Macusani could acquire all of Azincourt’s neighbouring uranium properties on the Macusani...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 17th April 2014
 

‘Zombie’ juniors betting high hopes on medical marijuana

During the last several months a group of entrepreneurial junior mineral explorers have floated the idea of broaching the fledgling medical marijuana industries of Canada and the US, keeping some of their penny stocks afloat amidst a moribund...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 17th April 2014
 

Chinese flake graphite consolidation could alter global supply structure

China has revealed plans to consolidate operations in the world’s most prolific flake graphite producing region – the Heilongjiang province, where most of the world’s battery raw material comes from – that could significantly alter the...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 17th April 2014
 

Proxy advisory recommends Augusta shareholders vote to keep 'poison pill'

Global investment research and proxy advisory form Glass Lewis & Co has recommended that shareholders of copper project developer Augusta Resource Corp vote to keep the rights plan in place at the shareholders meeting on May 2. In its report,...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 17th April 2014
 

Goldcorp donates $300k for new mineral resource engineering professorship

Vancouver-based gold producer Goldcorp has donated $300 000 to Dalhousie University’s Mineral Resource Engineering programme to establish a new professorship that would increase teaching capacity, expand programme breadth and provide more...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 16th April 2014
 

Muskowekwan First Nation votes to approve on-reserve potash project

Project developer Encanto Potash on Wednesday reported that the Muskowekwan First Nation (MFN) had voted with a strong majority in favour of continuing to develop the first producing potash mine on First Nation land – the MFN’s reserve,...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 16th April 2014
 

Energizer completes Madagascar graphite project consolidation

Madagascar-focused project developer Energizer Resources on Wednesday announced that it had concluded a transaction that consolidated its full ownership in its flagship Molo graphite project, in the country. Toronto-based Energizer bought the...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 16th April 2014
 

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