Copper

Quaterra Provides Update on Water Rights

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

Prior to the notice, the Company believed it held a total of seven water rights permits providing for usage of approximately 6,014 acre-feet of water annually for mining and milling purposes in Yerington, Nevada.

Key Points: 
  • Prior to the notice, the Company believed it held a total of seven water rights permits providing for usage of approximately 6,014 acre-feet of water annually for mining and milling purposes in Yerington, Nevada.
  • The basis for not granting a renewal of the permits included increased demand on the available water from other users, and non-use of the water by the Company for mining and milling purposes since 2011.
  • The Company is considering the implications of the State notice on its ongoing advancement of the MacArthur copper oxide project, and on the prior sales of a portion of the permitted water rights.
  • Quaterra Resources Inc. is a copper-gold exploration company focused on projects with the potential to host large-scale mineral deposits attractive to major mining companies.

Southern Silver Receives Technical Approvals for a Drill Program to Test Several Copper Targets at the Oro Project, New Mexico

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:30pm

The property covers a large, zoned Laramide-age mineralizing system containing a number of highly prospective, district-scale, copper-molybdenum and distal sediment-hosted, oxide-gold targets.

Key Points: 
  • The property covers a large, zoned Laramide-age mineralizing system containing a number of highly prospective, district-scale, copper-molybdenum and distal sediment-hosted, oxide-gold targets.
  • Targeting was based upon 3D modelling of data generated by geologic mapping, historic drill holes, geochemical zoning studies, alteration clay studies, and geophysical surveys.
  • The property portfolio also includes the 100% owned Oro porphyry copper-gold project located in southern New Mexico, USA.
  • The Oro claim package covers a large zoned Laramide-age mineralizing system containing a number of highly prospective, drill -ready porphyry/skarn and distal gold targets.

NorthWest Initiates Drill Program at East Niv

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 11:00am

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NorthWest Copper Corp. (NorthWest or the Company) (TSX-V: NWST) is pleased to announce the start of the first drill program at the Companys East Niv property in central British Columbia.

Key Points: 
  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NorthWest Copper Corp. (NorthWest or the Company) (TSX-V: NWST) is pleased to announce the start of the first drill program at the Companys East Niv property in central British Columbia.
  • In addition to diamond drilling, we are continuing to explore the broader East Niv region and carrying out field work to identify additional new targets for follow-up.
  • Peter Bell, President & CEO NorthWest Copper states: This drill program marks the first real tests of the East Niv system.
  • East Niv represents a unique opportunity for the discovery of a brand-new copper-gold porphyry, in central British Columbia.

Solis Minerals Begins Trading July 21 Under Symbol SLMN

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 7:24pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 21, 2021) - Solis Minerals Ltd. (TSXV: SLMN) ("Solis" or the "Company") is pleased to announce it has begun trading today under the symbol SLMN, as the successor to Westminster Resources Ltd. (old symbol WMR).

Key Points: 
  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 21, 2021) - Solis Minerals Ltd. (TSXV: SLMN) ("Solis" or the "Company") is pleased to announce it has begun trading today under the symbol SLMN, as the successor to Westminster Resources Ltd. (old symbol WMR).
  • Solis Minerals is a Latin-American focused copper company, exploring the Mostazal copper porphyry project in northern Chile, and the Ilo Norte copper IOCG project and Ilo Este copper porphyry projects in southern Peru.
  • Having recently closed a $2.7 million financing on May 12, 2021, Solis Minerals is well funded for its first field season in Chile and Peru.
  • Jason Cubitt, President and CEO of Solis Minerals noted "The re-naming of Westminster Resources to the new Solis Minerals is another milestone in our history.

Sanatana and ArcWest Sign Option Agreement for the Oweegee Dome Porphyry Copper-Gold Project, Located in BC's Golden Triangle

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 4:11pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 21, 2021) - Sanatana Resources Inc. (TSXV: STA) ("Sanatana" or the "Company") has entered into an agreement with ArcWest Exploration Ltd. ("ArcWest") (TSXV: AWX) to option up to 80% of ArcWest's Oweegee Dome porphyry copper-gold project (the "Property" or "Oweegee Dome") in British Columbia's Golden Triangle.

Key Points: 
  • Sanatana has signed an agreement to option up to 80% of ArcWest's Oweegee Dome porphyry copper-gold project.
  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 21, 2021) - Sanatana Resources Inc. (TSXV: STA) ("Sanatana" or the "Company") has entered into an agreement with ArcWest Exploration Ltd. ("ArcWest") (TSXV: AWX) to option up to 80% of ArcWest's Oweegee Dome porphyry copper-gold project (the "Property" or "Oweegee Dome") in British Columbia's Golden Triangle.
  • Peter Miles, CEO of Sanatana commented, "Sanatana welcomes the opportunity to partner with ArcWest to explore the Oweegee Dome project, which is host to one of the largest underexplored porphyry Cu-Au systems in BC's Golden Triangle.
  • The Oweegee Dome project is situated 45 km east of Seabridge Gold Corp's supergiant KSM-Iron Cap porphyry Cu-Au project.

CAVU Resumes Drilling Program at Hopper Copper Project, Yukon

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 1:30pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 21, 2021) - CAVU Mining Corp. (CSE: CAVU) (FSE: 8NQ) ("CAVU" or the "Company"), is pleased to report that after a two-day delay in its drilling program on the Hopper Copper-Gold Project in the Yukon, all personnel arrived back at camp from Whitehorse on July 20.

Key Points: 
  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 21, 2021) - CAVU Mining Corp. (CSE: CAVU) (FSE: 8NQ) ("CAVU" or the "Company"), is pleased to report that after a two-day delay in its drilling program on the Hopper Copper-Gold Project in the Yukon, all personnel arrived back at camp from Whitehorse on July 20.
  • After receiving confirmation from local authorities that the fire was contained and posed no further threat to the CAVU crew, the drill-crews were mobilized immediately and are now drilling.
  • "Further, we are grateful to be working with New Age Drilling, a reputable local drilling company and we are eager to continue this program."
  • The Company is currently focused on the exploration of its flagship Hopper Copper-Gold Project in the Yukon and continues to evaluate complimentary mineral projects in mining-friendly jurisdictions.

Back to Work: Conceal Your Comfort with These Hidden Pain Relief Solutions from Tommie Copper

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 6:10pm

Tommie Copper is putting a stop to that with three unique products purpose-built to make on-the-go support, relief, and recovery easier (and more flattering) than ever.

Key Points: 
  • Tommie Copper is putting a stop to that with three unique products purpose-built to make on-the-go support, relief, and recovery easier (and more flattering) than ever.
  • Copper Znergy is the missing ingredient in all other performance compression clothing, and the difference that makes Tommie Copper versatile enough to wear anytime, anywhere.
  • With a stated goal of providing "round-the-clock, head-to-toe relief," Tommie Copper offers an industry-leading product line of compression wear, sleeves, topical analgesics, mattresses, pain-relief devices, and more.
  • With this wide range of effective, convenient, and versatile solutions for everyday pain and discomfort, Tommie Copper delivers on their mission to help customers "live more comfortably every day."

Global Copper Market Insights & Forecast Report 2021-2025 - Rising Copper Annual Capacity in Renewable Energy & Growing Use of Copper in Smart Home Applications - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 21, 2021 - 10:59am

The "Global Copper Market: Insights & Forecast with Potential Impact of COVID-19 (2021-2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering

Key Points: 
  • Factors such as rising copper annual capacity in renewable energy, growing use of copper in smart home appliances, expansion of construction industry, increasing manufacturing of electrical equipment and growth in scrap copper supply would drive the growth of the industry.
  • However, the growth would be challenged by a decline in copper ore grades and challenges of more mineral waste from the copper industry.
  • Copper is outperforming other base metals such as aluminium and zinc due to its high demand for industrial applications, which is contributing to the growth of the global copper market.
  • The report provides a comprehensive analysis of the global copper market.

Sierra Metals Reports Second Quarter 2021 Production Results Including Record Throughput at Its Yauricocha Mine in Peru

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 10:01pm

Sierra Metals Inc. (TSX:SMT) (BVL:SMT) (NYSE AMERICAN:SMTS) ("Sierra Metals" or "the Company") is reporting second-quarter 2021 production results, as the Company continues to deal with the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic at its operations.

Key Points: 
  • Silver equivalent ounces and copper and zinc equivalent pounds for 6M 2021 were calculated using the following realized prices: $26.62/oz Ag, $4.13/lb Cu, $1.29/lb Zn, $0.94/lb Pb, $1,798/oz Au.
  • Silver equivalent ounces and copper and zinc equivalent pounds for 6M 2020 were calculated using the following realized prices: $16.58/oz Ag, $2.46/lb Cu, $0.91/lb Zn, $0.78/lb Pb, $1,654/oz Au.
  • Sierra Metals Inc. is a diversified Canadian mining company focused on the production and development of precious and base metals from its polymetallic Yauricocha Mine in Peru, and Bolivar and Cusi Mines in Mexico.
  • The risk factors referred to above are not an exhaustive list of the factors that may affect any of the Company's forward-looking information.

Mining Industry Quarterly Review, Q1 2021 - Tracking Commodity Prices, Production and Projects for Coal, Iron Ore, Gold and Copper - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 3:09pm

The "Mining Industry Quarterly Review, Q1 2021 - Tracking Commodity Prices, Production and Projects" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Mining Industry Quarterly Review, Q1 2021 - Tracking Commodity Prices, Production and Projects" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The "Mining Quarterly Review - Q1 2021" report provides a quarterly mining industry update, assessing the latest commodity trends by tracking commodity prices and global and company production for coal, iron ore, gold and copper.
  • Analysis is provided on project momentum, based on projects that commenced operations and advanced in Q1 2021.
  • Only 28 mineral projects advanced in Q1 2021, down from 40 projects in Q4 2020 and 61 during Q3 2020.