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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

 

 

Endeavour Silver continues to follow Terronera high-grade vein

TSX- and NYSE-listed Endeavour Silver on Wednesday announced that exploration drilling continued to intersect high-grade silver/gold mineralisation in the Terronera vein system, at the San Sebastián project in Jalisco State, Mexico. The...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 27th August 2014
 

Fortuna Silver significantly lifts San Jose resources

TSX- and NYSE-listed Fortuna Silver Mines on Wednesday reported a 42% rise in the contained silver and a 29% rise in the number of gold ounces contained in the measured and indicated categories at its San Jose mine, in Mexico. The South...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 27th August 2014
 

MBAC extends debt maturity dates, secures $18.2-million working capital

Brazil-focused fertiliser producer MBAC Fertilizer made strides forward in addressing its liquidity position after successfully reprofiling its debt obligations and securing an $18.2-million working capital loan. The TSX-listed company had been...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 27th August 2014
 

Nemaska Lithium core patent applications published

Quebec-based lithium project developer Nemaska Lithium on Wednesday reported that its two core patents for its proprietary methods to produce lithium hydroxide and lithium carbonate were published as part of the review process under the Patent...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 27th August 2014
 

Cameco to shutdown McArthur mine and Key Lake mill ahead of strike

Canadian uranium producer Cameco on Wednesday announced that it would shut down operations at its McArthur mine and Key Lake mill in Saskatchewan’s Athabasca Basin, after receiving a strike notice from the local United Steelworkers union. The...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 27th August 2014
 

Canada’s Mines Ministers back enhanced payment transparency in sector

The Mining Association of Canada (MAC) and the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) on Tuesday welcomed a joint announcement made today by Canada's federal and provincial Mines Ministers, in which they lent their support to...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 27th August 2014
 

Mercator Minerals files for creditor protection

North American base metals miner Mercator Minerals on Tuesday filed for creditor protection in both Canada and the US after the board and its creditors could not agree on “several proposals” put on the table by interested parties that wanted...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 27th August 2014
 

Antofagasta’s H1 earnings fall on higher costs

Chilean copper producer Antofagasta on Tuesday reported that net profit for the six months ended June 30 fell 16.3% year-on-year to $330.8-million as lower revenue and higher costs impacted the bottom line. The LSE-listed miner reported an 11.5%...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 26th August 2014
 

GoldSource’s Guyana project shovel-ready after receiving medium-scale permit

Gold project developer GoldSource Mines announced that a medium-scale mining permit was issued by the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission for operations on a 250 ha portion of its Eagle Mountain deposit located within the 5 050 ha Eagle Mountain...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 26th August 2014
 

Newmont withdraws arbitration claim against Indonesia

Global miner Newmont on Tuesday said its Indonesian subsidiary PT Newmont Nusa Tenggara (PTNNT) would drop international arbitration proceedings against the country’s government, based on signs that the government was open to start formal...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 26th August 2014
 

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