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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

 

 

Quebec to hold public hearings on province’s uranium industry

Quebec will start holding public inquiries on the province’s uranium industry next week in an effort to iron out the issues concerning the industry in the province, with the help of specialists and resource persons. Created by the Bureau...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 29th August 2014
 

Osisko Gold Royalties ups stakes in two juniors

Canadian explorer Osisko Gold Royalties on Friday announced that it had lifted its interest in gold explorer Niogold Mining and base metals explorer Falco Resources. The TSX-listed firm closed a C$4.9-million private-placement for 14-million...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 29th August 2014
 

Cronimet turns sod on large Namibian PV plant

Mining and energy solutions firm Cronimet Mining Power Solutions officially broke ground and began its engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracting activities for a large Namibian photovoltaic (PV) power plant on August 18. The PV...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 29th August 2014
 

British Columbia orders independent reviews of province’s tailings dams

TORONTO (miningweekly.com) – In the wake of Imperial Metals’ Mount Polley mining disaster, the British Columbia government on Monday ordered independent third-party reviews of 98 permitted tailings impoundments at 60 operating and closed metal...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 29th August 2014
 

Ontario creates Ring of Fire Infrastructure Development Corporation

The Ontario government on Thursday announced that it had established the Ring of Fire (RoF) Infrastructure Development Corporation, first mooted in November last year. The provincial government said the not-for-profit corporation’s headquarters...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 28th August 2014
 

Besra’s ASX listing reinstated

Vietnam-focused gold miner Besra’s listing on the ASX resumed trading on Thursday after the company paid its yearly listing dues. TSX-listed Besra missed the Friday deadline to pay its listing fees, resulting in its stock being immediately...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 28th August 2014
 

Junior explorers partner to look for precious gems in NWT district

Two TSX-V-listed diamond explorers on Thursday reported that they had formed a partnership to look for diamonds in a promising area of the Northwest Territories. Canterra Minerals – which had been involved in the discovery of two of Canada's...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 28th August 2014
 

Paladin Energy narrows full-year loss despite lower prices

Australian uranium producer Paladin Energy on Thursday reported a 20% narrower net loss of $338.4-million, or $0.34 a share, for the financial year ended June 30, as sliding uranium prices impacted revenues. The Perth, Australia-based company...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 28th August 2014
 

DuSolo gets operational licence for part of Bomfim project, Brazil

Brazil-focused DuSolo Fertilizers has received an operating licence for a part of its Bomfim project, in Brazil, allowing it to extract phosphate at the Santiago target. The TSX-V-listed project developer on Thursday noted that Naturatins, or the...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 28th August 2014
 

Aura Minerals reports mine fatality

Canadian midtier gold and copper producer aura Minerals on Thursday reported that a miner died in an accident at its Aranzazu mine, in Zacatecas, Mexico. TSX-listed Aura said the miner, which was employed by Aranzazu was on Thursday fatally...
By: Henry Lazenby
Published on 28th August 2014
 

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