Archive for the ‘Mining’ Category

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

AIM-listed mineral sands miner Sierra Rutile pursues growth strategy in West Africa

AIM-listed mineral sands miner Sierra Rutile pursues growth strategy in West Africa
Lanti Dredge, a 1,000 tons per hour bucket ladder ore dredge. AIM-listed mineral sands miner Sierra Rutile pursues growth strategy in West Africa, backed by planned streamlining of shipping logistics, By James Brewer A $77m expansion is planned by AIM-listed Sierra Rutile, one of the largest miners...
May 27th, 2015 | Associations, Energy, Logistics, Mining, News | Read More

ALL-ENERGY 2015 pulls out all the stops

ALL-ENERGY 2015 pulls out all the stops
Fergus Ewing MSP, Minister for Business, Energy and Tourism in the Scottish Government on his tour around the show proving that seeing products and meeting people is what events are all about All-Energy, the UK’s largest renewable energy exhibition and conference, proved it could pull out all the stops...
May 12th, 2015 | Alternative Sources of Energy, Associations, Banking, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Consumers Market, Drill ships, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Finance, Gas, Gas Carriers, HR, LNG, Logistics, LPG, Markets, Mining, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Stock Markets, Supply ships, Tankers, Technical, Technology, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Mid-tier mining company Endeavour Silver ramps up Mexican production…

Mid-tier mining company Endeavour Silver ramps up Mexican production…
Endeavour Silver’s El Cubo mine. Mid-tier mining company Endeavour Silver ramps up Mexican production, anticipating resurgence of global demand for silver, By James Brewer Mexico has been a leading producer of silver since the 16th century – and some of the old mining districts just keep on...
April 27th, 2015 | Associations, Mining, News | Read More

Avalon Rare Metals advances tin mine plan in Nova Scotia, Canada

Avalon Rare Metals advances tin mine plan in Nova Scotia, Canada
Avalon Rare Metals opens New York Stock Exchange in April 2011 Avalon Rare Metals advances tin mine plan in Nova Scotia, Canada By James Brewer The Canadian maritime province of Nova Scotia could once again become the tin-producing capital of North America if a mining project by a Toronto and New York-listed...
March 24th, 2015 | Energy, Markets, Mining, News | Read More

Rich mineral pastures in mining-friendly Nevada

Rich mineral pastures in mining-friendly Nevada
Rye Patch Gold president Bill Howald. Rich mineral pastures in mining-friendly Nevada: Rye Patch Gold Corp briefs London investors on its ‘tremendous’ exploration potential, By James Brewer A well-funded junior exploration company with significant gold and silver resources in the state of Nevada,...
December 15th, 2014 | Mining, News | Read More

Mexican salt exporter shows bold environmental leadership

Mexican salt exporter shows bold environmental leadership
State-controlled Exportadora de Sal SA de CV of Mexico (“ESSA”), one of the world’s largest salt exporters with a 10-million-ton annual production, has strengthened its commitment to the continued protection of its operating environment with the signing of a recent contract in China for...
November 28th, 2014 | Environment, Mining | Read More

Awards for FUGRO Geotechnical engineers

Awards for FUGRO Geotechnical engineers
The first to receive good news was Dr Kokkuen Lee, Principal Engineer at Fugro Advanced Geomechanics (Fugro AG) in the centre Two members of Fugro’s geoconsultancy team have won prestigious international awards – one recently presented in London, UK and the second in Regina, Canada. The first to...
November 19th, 2014 | Associations, Awards, Mining | Read More

Greek economic upturn and stability goes via the Athens Stock Exchange

Greek economic upturn and stability goes via the Athens Stock Exchange
Bloomberg HQ’s in Finsbury Square On all counts, this 9th Annual Greek Roadshow in the Square Mile, organised by the Athens Exchange Group, was the best ever! This two-day event at Bloomberg’s completely changed the perception on Greece and its economy, given what this southern European country...
September 19th, 2014 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Awards, Banking, Clubs, Communication, Company Profiles, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, EEZ, Energy, Events, Finance, HR, LNG, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Mining, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Reports, Shipfinance, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Mare Forum’s Athens Iron Ore and Coal World Shipping Summit

Having established the Iron Ore and Coal World Shipping Summit as one of the most important and informative shipping events of the year, we are happy to welcome you to our 6th annual conference, which will take place on Wednesday, October 1st in Athens, Greece. The conference will focus on the...
August 20th, 2014 | Associations, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Mining | Read More

An Interview with John Faraclas in NOUSE

An Interview with John Faraclas in NOUSE
Yvonni-Stefania Efstathiou   John Faraclas Live interview at NOUSE to Yvonni-Stefania Efstathiou*, politics editor  of the University of York’s Student newspaper on Friday the 11th of July 2014 and published today. On a summery yet rainy day, in a café at Holland Park, just a few minutes...
July 14th, 2014 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Corruption, Cruise Industry, Defense, Energy, Environment, European Union, Flags, Gas, Holidays, HR, IT and Communications, Legal, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Fraud, Maritime History and Museums, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, Mining, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Pensions, Politics and Government, Press and Media, Regulatory, Reports, Safety and Security, Ship Conversions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shiprepair, Stock Markets, Taxation, Technology, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Delimitation of Maritime Boundaries discussed at WISTA Cyprus meeting

Delimitation of Maritime Boundaries discussed at WISTA Cyprus meeting
It was an interesting meeting for the Members and Friends of WISTA Cyprus on Wednesday 21 May. Marianna Charalambous, with a Juris Doctorate in International Law and an LLM in Oil and Gas, is an expert in the delimitation of maritime boundaries, and a member of WISTA Cyprus. During the meeting she outlined...
June 10th, 2014 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, European Union, Legal, Mining, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Politics and Government, UN, Underwater Shipping, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More