Archive for the ‘Mining’ Category

Lithium Power International: high-grade project set for Chile

Lithium Power International: high-grade project set for Chile
Martin Holland and David Hannon Lithium Power International: high-grade project set for Chile By James Brewer An arid expanse of terrain in South America holds one of the keys to the technological advance and commercial success globally of new-energy vehicles and other high-efficiency applications. Hopes...
December 13th, 2017 | Markets, Mining, News | Read More

Victoria Gold and Banyan Gold: commitment in Canada’s Yukon

Victoria Gold and Banyan Gold: commitment in Canada’s Yukon
John McConnell and Tara Christie. Victoria Gold and Banyan Gold: commitment in Canada’s Yukon  By James Brewer In what might be a first in investment circles, a husband and wife have delivered presentations on the same occasion in London detailing progress at their respective mining development and...
November 24th, 2017 | Markets, Mining, News, Story of the Month | Read More

New zinc-lead project beckons in historical mining area of Serbia

New zinc-lead project beckons in historical mining area of Serbia
Rad Vukcevic (left) and Aly Nazerali. New zinc-lead project beckons in historical mining area of Serbia By James Brewer Plans to revive operations in one of the oldest mining regions in Europe are gearing up, encouraged by a bull market in non-ferrous metals. The renewed focus is on Serbia, and the spotlight...
October 30th, 2017 | Markets, Mining, News, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Panoro Minerals helps propel Peru copper potential

Panoro Minerals helps propel Peru copper potential
Luquman Shaheen of Panoro Minerals. Panoro Minerals helps propel Peru copper potential By James Brewer As a key copper-producing nation, Peru has a goal of becoming the world’s largest producer. “The infrastructure is there,” says Luquman Shaheen, president and chief executive of Panoro Minerals,...
June 23rd, 2017 | Markets, Mining, News | Read More

Lithium evolution: Australia’s Neometals advances mining, processing and recycling

Lithium evolution: Australia’s Neometals advances mining, processing and recycling
Chris Reed of Neometals. Lithium evolution: Australia’s Neometals advances mining, processing and recycling By James Brewer Like the motor industry on which it keeps a watchful eye, a burgeoning lithium development company is at a crossroads. Vehicle manufacturers are revving up plans to move production...
June 19th, 2017 | Emissions, Environment, Mining, News | Read More

Montreal’s Abitibi Royalties Inc opens new way to build a gold company

Montreal’s Abitibi Royalties Inc opens new way to build a gold company
Ian Ball of Abitibi Royalties Inc Montreal’s Abitibi Royalties Inc opens new way to build a gold company By James Brewer Canadian entrepreneur Ian Ball has been fascinated by the world of mining stocks since he was a boy. Now, with mature experience of the sector behind him, he is pioneering a business...
June 6th, 2017 | Markets, Mining, News | Read More

Pure cobalt in Idaho

Pure cobalt in Idaho
Wayne Tisdale of Scientific Metals. Pure cobalt in Idaho: Scientific Metals Corp furthers scarce resource By James Brewer North-western US state Idaho is popular for its fishing, rafting, hunting and other recreations. Suddenly the state has become a beacon for a potentially more lucrative outdoor activity:...
April 29th, 2017 | Energy, Markets, Mining, News | Read More

Yukon yields renewed mining promise

Yukon yields renewed mining promise
Yukon: a mining province. Yukon yields renewed mining promise By James Brewer Three prominent entrepreneurs in the Canadian federal territory of Yukon have been in the UK for a joint event to update investors on their progress in developing important mines. Since its formation in 2009, the Yukon Mining...
April 16th, 2017 | Mining | Read More

Cobalt revival: former mines hold out promise for Castle Silver Resources

Cobalt revival: former mines hold out promise for Castle Silver Resources
Frank Basa of Castle Silver Resources. Cobalt revival: former mines hold out promise for Castle Silver Resources By James Brewer In the minerals sector, cobalt was once a “second class citizen.” The blue metal was often considered a “waste” product from silver mining and worth next to nothing....
April 13th, 2017 | Mining, News | Read More

Endeavour Silver expands mining portfolio

Endeavour Silver expands mining portfolio
Bradford Cooke of Endeavour Silver. Endeavour Silver expands mining portfolio as sector confidence returns By James Brewer A transformative year for precious metal commodity prices has regenerated optimism on the part of one of the mining industry’s most savvy executives. Bradford Cooke, chief executive...
April 12th, 2017 | Mining | Read More

Uranium Energy Corp holds out prospect of low-cost fuel for US reactors

Uranium Energy Corp holds out prospect of low-cost fuel for US reactors
Amir Adnani. Uranium Energy Corp holds out prospect of low-cost fuel for US reactors By James Brewer Anyone flying into the Texas city of Corpus Christi sees on approach an array of oil and gas installations, refineries, gas liquefaction facilities, wind turbines, and a huge port liquid bulk facility....
March 15th, 2017 | Energy, Mining, News | Read More

Alabama Graphite Corp advances first US battery-grade graphite project

Alabama Graphite Corp advances first US battery-grade graphite project
Alabama Graphite president Donald Baxter in Washington DC. Alabama Graphite Corp advances first US battery-grade graphite project By James Brewer With what it says is the most advanced battery-grade graphite project in the US, development company Alabama Graphite Corp appears ideally placed to benefit...
December 29th, 2016 | Energy, Environment, Markets, Mining, News | Read More

What to look for when investing in junior mining companies

What to look for when investing in junior mining companies
Tanya Matveeva. What to look for when investing in junior mining companies By James Brewer Investors are spoilt for choice as they search the stock markets – even in tough times, there are opportunities to buy shares in for instance hundreds of emerging companies specialising in mining exploration...
December 16th, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Insight, Mining | Read More

New Marine Aggregate Dredger for mining sand and gravel offshore

New Marine Aggregate Dredger for mining sand and gravel offshore
Marine Aggregate Dredger 5600 New Marine Aggregate Dredger for mining sand and gravel offshore Damen Shipyards Group has announced a new line of Trailing Suction Hopper Dredgers (TSHD). The new product range, comprising of the Marine Aggregate Dredger (MAD) 4000 and 5600 vessels, was introduced in response...
November 29th, 2016 | Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mining, Shipbuilding and Shipyards | Read More

Endeavour Silver enthralled at prospect of three new mines

Endeavour Silver enthralled at prospect of three new mines
Bradford Cooke of Endeavour Silver Endeavour Silver enthralled at prospect of three new mines By James Brewer Endeavour Silver Corp, a mid-tier precious metals producer growing its operations in Mexico, is rolling out its story as if ‘to the power of three.’ The figure three threads its way by happenstance...
November 14th, 2016 | Markets, Mining, News | Read More

Mariana Resources hits bonanza grade gold

Mariana Resources hits bonanza grade gold
Glen Parsons of Mariana Resources. Mariana Resources hits bonanza grade gold at flagship Turkey project By James Brewer Directors of Mariana Resources, which is listed on AIM and TSX Venture Exchange, are enthusiastic over the high grades being identified at its flagship gold and copper workings in Turkey. Their...
October 21st, 2016 | Mining, News | Read More

Canadian company Millennial Lithium digs into the ‘lithium triangle’ in Argentina

Canadian company Millennial Lithium digs into the ‘lithium triangle’ in Argentina
Millennial Lithium chairman Graham Harris. Canadian company Millennial Lithium digs into the ‘lithium triangle’ in Argentina By James Brewer Graham Harris, chairman of a Canadian exploration company, enthuses that there is a “pretty wonderful outlook for lithium over the next 10 to 20 years…...
October 19th, 2016 | Markets, Mining, News | Read More

Spectacular start to Kalahari copper exploration…

Spectacular start to Kalahari copper exploration…
Paul Johnson of AIM-listed Metal Tiger. Spectacular start to Kalahari copper exploration: partner companies Metal Tiger and MOD Resources update the London market By James Brewer After hitting a cyclical low, the resource sector is seeing some optimism.  “This looks like we are recovering now, ”...
April 28th, 2016 | Markets, Mining, News | Read More

Advancing towards gold production in Ontario…

Advancing towards gold production in Ontario…
Marc Henderson of Treasury Metals. Advancing towards gold production in Ontario: development company Treasury Metals chairman briefs London investors By James Brewer Canada has been in the grip of a mini-gold rush – one quite different from the Klondike stampede that dominated the 1890s. The more considered...
April 23rd, 2016 | Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Mining, News | Read More

The attractive low BDI now makes waves…

The attractive low BDI now makes waves…
John Faraclas Amidst the economic and geopolitical turmoil one should not lose the appetite for gains; John Faraclas explains: With plus four points, the BDI at 322 is more than an attractive component to invest if you are capable these turbulent days the world of trade and transport lives! The Capers...
February 24th, 2016 | Academia, Associations, Canals, Comment, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Featured, Holidays, HR, Immigration, Inland Waterways, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Markets, Military, Mining, News, Oil Industry, Reefer Containers, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipmanagement, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The other side of the BDI’s catastrophe at 445…

The other side of the BDI’s catastrophe at 445…
John Faraclas Being cool and thinking positive, subject you have in place well in advance a contingency plan based on a pragmatic risk assessment, pays off! John Faraclas comments: You might think or believe that the collapse of the BDI and the drop in the stock markets – with China being in a...
January 7th, 2016 | Chartering, Energy, LNG, Markets, Military, Mining, News, Oil Industry, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Dr. Stephen Liu Named ABS Chair, Colorado School of Mines

Dr. Stephen Liu Named ABS Chair, Colorado School of Mines
Endowed chair in the Department Metallurgical and Materials Engineering underscores ABS’ ongoing commitment to education. (Houston) ABS, a leading provider of marine shipping and offshore classification services, is pleased to announce the appointment of Stephen Liu to the American Bureau of Shipping...
October 13th, 2015 | Associations, Classification Societies, Company Profiles, HR, Mining, Person Profiles | Read More

¡VAMOS! delivers conceptual design plans for submerged mining prototype

¡VAMOS! delivers conceptual design plans for submerged mining prototype
  VAMOS completes second work package ¡VAMOS!, the Viable Alternative Mining Operating System, a project funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, has passed a major milestone with the successful delivery of conceptual design plans of the prototype and all associated...
October 1st, 2015 | IT and Communications, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Mining, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Technical, Technology | Read More

Is China’s steel exports enough to support the freight market?

Is China’s steel exports enough to support the freight market?
The BIMCO House No, it’s not enough, you will need lower Chinese iron ore production too in order to keep growing imports of iron ore into China that will support the dry bulk freight market.  World Crude steel production for the first seven months of 2015 was 945.8 million tons, down 2.1% on the...
August 21st, 2015 | Associations, BIMCO, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Mining | Read More

Demand for nuclear power holds game-changing prospects for uranium companies…

Demand for nuclear power holds game-changing prospects for uranium companies…
Daniel Major, Bryn Jones, Peter Dasler, Gabriel Didham and Antony Froggatt. Demand for nuclear power holds game-changing prospects for uranium companies, explorers tell Objective Capital Uranium Investment Forum in London,  By James Brewer  An upsurge in nuclear power generation will revitalise prospects...
June 19th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Energy, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Featured, Mining, News | Read More