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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

 

 

Noront appeals Ontario Mining Recorder ruling

Noront Resources, the proponent of what could possibly be one of the first projects to get off the ground in Ontario’s prospective Ring of Fire mining district, had launched an appeal to the province’s Mining and Lands Commissioner to set...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 24th July 2014
 

Beleaguered Cliffs posts Q2 loss, beats expectations

US iron-ore and coal producer Cliffs Natural Resources, which is locked in a proxy fight with an activist shareholder for control of the board, on Wednesday reported a net loss for the three months ended June 30, as lower iron-ore and...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 24th July 2014
 

Transition Metals and Nunavut Resources add prospective land to portfolio

Canadian project generator Transition Metals on Wednesday announced that 433 square kilomtres of high potential gold and base metal exploration properties had been acquired in Nunavut through its strategic alliance partnership with Nunavut...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 23rd July 2014
 

Fortune Receives final Nico water licence

The developer of the Nico gold/cobalt/bismuth/copper mine and concentrator in Canada’s Northwest Territories (NT), Fortune Metals, on Wednesday reported that the NT government’s (GNWT’s) Environment and Natural Resources Minister Michael...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 23rd July 2014
 

Chalice Gold Mines acquires Ontario’s Dubenski gold deposit

Australian gold explorer Chalice Gold Mines on Wednesday reported that it had acquired the Dubenski gold deposit, in Ontario, for C$700 000 after successfully renegotiating an existing option agreement. The TSX- and ASX-listed company said the...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 23rd July 2014
 

Aquila Resources reports positive results for new Michigan project PEA

Great Lakes-focused Aquila Resources on Wednesday reported positive results of a new preliminary economic assessment (PEA) on its flagship Back Forty gold/zinc project, in Michigan. The new PEA was completed by consulting engineering firm Tetra...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 23rd July 2014
 

Freeport-McMoRan reports improved Q2 revenues

US diversified miner Freeport-McMoRan on Wednesday reported improved revenues for the three months ended June 30, as the company’s diversification into oil and gas exploration and production was paying off. The Phoenix, Arizona-based global...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 23rd July 2014
 

San Gold to add Kerr Mines to portfolio

Canadian gold producer San Gold this week signed a nonbinding letter of intent to buy TSX-listed Kerr Mines in an all-scrip deal that would see San Gold take control of the Copperstone gold mine, in Arizona. San Gold president and VP of finance...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 23rd July 2014
 

Besra suspends Vietnam ops

Vietnam-focused gold miner Besra has revealed that it suspended operations at its Bong Mieu site, in central Vietnam, as of last Friday and would similarly suspend operations at its nearby Phuoc Son site on Tuesday, for reasons it ascribed to...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 23rd July 2014
 

Peabody Energy’s Q2 revenue, loss beat Wall Street expectations

A surprise improvement in coal miner Peabody Energy’s revenue for the three months ended June helped it post a loss a share on Tuesday that beat the average estimate of 22 Wall Street analysts. The NYSE-listed miner, with operations in the US...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 22nd July 2014
 

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