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EQS-News: More strategic metals for Europe: Aurubis commissions modernized tankhouse in Lünen

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Monday, June 17, 2024

More strategic metals for Europe: Aurubis commissions modernized tankhouse in Lünen

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  • More strategic metals for Europe: Aurubis commissions modernized tankhouse in Lünen
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  • More strategic metals for Europe: Aurubis commissions modernized tankhouse in Lünen
    Lünen, June 6, 2024 — Aurubis officially celebrated the launch of the refurbished tankhouse for copper production at its recycling plant in the German city of Lünen today.
  • We’re delivering more responsibly produced metals to the market with our modernized tankhouse — for a successful energy transition.
  • Aurubis is advancing its pioneering role in recycling by investing in renovating the tankhouse,” Lünen Plant Manager Verena von Weiss said.

Brixton Metals Appoints Patrick Highsmith to its Board of Directors

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Friday, June 14, 2024

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 14, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brixton Metals Corporation (TSX-V: BBB, OTCQB: BBBXF) (the “Company” or “Brixton”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Patrick Highsmith as a director and Chair of the Company’s Compensation Committee, effective June 11, 2024.

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 14, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brixton Metals Corporation (TSX-V: BBB, OTCQB: BBBXF) (the “Company” or “Brixton”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Patrick Highsmith as a director and Chair of the Company’s Compensation Committee, effective June 11, 2024.
  • Mr. Highsmith has more than 30 years of international experience including operational, exploration and business development roles with major companies such as Newmont Mining, BHP, Rio Tinto, and Fortescue Metals Group.
  • He also has co-founded, and/or acted as a director or senior executive in several junior companies.
  • Mr. Highsmith holds degrees in Geological Engineering and Economic Geology (Geochemistry) from the Colorado School of Mines.

NEVADA CANYON SIGNS PIKES PEAK ROYALTY AGREEMENT

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Thursday, June 13, 2024

Reno, Nevada, June 13, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nevada Canyon Gold Corp. (OTC Markets: NGLD) (The “Company” or “Nevada Canyon”) is pleased to announce it has signed, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Nevada Canyon, LLC, a binding Purchase Agreement (the “Agreement”) to acquire a 2% net smelter returns royalty (“NSR”) on the Pikes Peak Project, (the “Project”) located in Mineral County, Nevada.

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  • Reno, Nevada, June 13, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nevada Canyon Gold Corp. (OTC Markets: NGLD) (The “Company” or “Nevada Canyon”) is pleased to announce it has signed, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Nevada Canyon, LLC, a binding Purchase Agreement (the “Agreement”) to acquire a 2% net smelter returns royalty (“NSR”) on the Pikes Peak Project, (the “Project”) located in Mineral County, Nevada.
  • The Project hosts significant historical mining activity (numerous shafts, adits, mill) in a copper gold environment at Pikes Peak.
  • Walker River completed an initial small RC drill program in 2022 at the Pikes Peak Project.
  • “This continues our Nevada based royalty acquisition roll up,” said Nevada Canyon President and CEO, Alan Day, “The addition of the Peaks Peak royalty increases our royalty portfolio and adds another royalty with significant upside, and as with all Nevada Canyon royalty purchases, it offers excellent leverage to gold prices and now adds some copper potential.”

Torr Metals Confirms Copper and Gold Mineralization in Outcrop and Expands Geophysical Targeting at Kolos Project

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Thursday, June 13, 2024

The Project is located on Highway 5 just 23 kilometers (km) north-northeast of the city of Merritt, British Columbia (Figure 3).

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  • The Project is located on Highway 5 just 23 kilometers (km) north-northeast of the city of Merritt, British Columbia (Figure 3).
  • Outcrop Mineralization Coincident with 2023 Soil Anomalies: Recent rock grab samples have confirmed anomalous Cu ± gold (Au) ± Mo in outcrop coincident with 2023 soil sampling ( see March 25, 2024 news release ) and ZTEM geophysical anomalies.
  • Untested outcrop mineralization offers prime starting points, greatly mitigating risk in future drill targeting efforts.
  • Bolstering Major Copper Discovery Potential: The addition of the Vik Zone brings the total significant zones for copper ± gold mineralization on the Kolos Project to six (including Lodi, Kirby, Ace, Rea, Clapperton).

IBN Announces Latest Episode of The MiningNewsWire Podcast featuring Rob McEwen, Chairman and Chief Owner of McEwen Mining Inc.

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Thursday, June 13, 2024

The MiningNewsWire Podcast features revealing sit-downs with executives who are shaping the future of the global mining industry.

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  • The MiningNewsWire Podcast features revealing sit-downs with executives who are shaping the future of the global mining industry.
  • The latest episode features Rob McEwen, Chairman and Chief Owner of McEwen Mining Inc. (NYSE: MUX) (TSX: MUX) , which is an asset rich diversified gold and silver producer in the Americas with a large exposure to copper through its McEwen Copper subsidiary.
  • In addition, we have a very large copper project that we've been financing and developing independently of McEwen Mining.
  • McEwen Mining owns 48% of this project.”
    He then examined the mining industry’s reputation relating to environmental stewardship and detailed McEwen Mining’s efforts to promote change.

Hudbay Announces Release of its Integrated Annual and Sustainability Report

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Wednesday, June 12, 2024

TORONTO, June 12, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hudbay Minerals Inc. (“Hudbay” or the “Company”) (TSX, NYSE: HBM) today announced the release of its integrated annual and sustainability report (“Integrated Annual Report”) which provides transparency and progress on key business accomplishments and sustainability initiatives in 2023 along with goals for the upcoming year and longer term.

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  • TORONTO, June 12, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hudbay Minerals Inc. (“Hudbay” or the “Company”) (TSX, NYSE: HBM) today announced the release of its integrated annual and sustainability report (“Integrated Annual Report”) which provides transparency and progress on key business accomplishments and sustainability initiatives in 2023 along with goals for the upcoming year and longer term.
  • The roadmap helps identify initiatives across the organization, categorize their potential impacts and plan their annual progression.
  • In September 2023, Hudbay released the pre-feasibility study (PFS) for Phase I of its Copper World development project in Arizona.
  • Details of the company’s annual and sustainability results can be found on Hudbay’s website at: https://hudbayminerals.com/disclosure-centre/default.aspx and the full Integrated Annual Report can be downloaded here .

TMC and SGS Produce World-First Cobalt Sulfate from Deep-Seafloor Polymetallic Nodules

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Wednesday, June 12, 2024

The cobalt sulfate was generated during bench-scale testing of TMC’s hydrometallurgical flowsheet design with SGS Canada Inc. (“SGS”).

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  • The cobalt sulfate was generated during bench-scale testing of TMC’s hydrometallurgical flowsheet design with SGS Canada Inc. (“SGS”).
  • “This achievement further demonstrates the potential for seafloor polymetallic nodules as a valuable resource,” said Dr. Jeffrey Donald, TMC Head of Onshore Development.
  • “Following the success of our first nickel sulfate production in April, production of the world’s first cobalt sulfate from deep-seafloor nodules is another important milestone for TMC and for creating a responsible supply of metals required for human flourishing.
  • In April, TMC and SGS produced the world’s first nickel sulfate derived exclusively from seafloor polymetallic nodules.

Preliminary XRF Scanning Analysis Confirms Ore Sorting possibility at CuMo

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Tuesday, June 11, 2024

The work is a follow up to the visual sorting analysis announced in June, 2022.

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  • The work is a follow up to the visual sorting analysis announced in June, 2022.
  • The TruScan mobile scanning unit, which is about the size of a cargo van, contains sophisticated software and XRF scanning equipment that analyzes drill core to detect and measure copper and molybdenum grades.
  • The current XRF analysis indicates that with optimized ore sorting, a marked improvement is possible, with a major portion of the mined material removed prior to sending higher grade ore for mill processing.
  • The results of the analysis on the first six scanned drillholes also show the potential grade enhancements that are possible should ore sorting technology produce the same results as XRF Scanning.

Azimut Updates on its Strategic Approach, Launches Work Programs

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Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Azimut has a strong balance sheet with $13M in working capital and shares, and no debt.

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  • Azimut has a strong balance sheet with $13M in working capital and shares, and no debt.
  • Partnership development: Agreements are signed with seniors and juniors to increase the discovery odds by conducting multiple exploration programs and minimizing the need for recurrent financings.
  • Multicommodity approach (gold, copper, nickel, lithium): Azimut takes full advantage of its Quebec-scale mineral potential appraisal and better addresses commodity market volatility.
  • Azimut is focusing its 2024 work programs in the James Bay region, one of the most prospective in Canada.

Colorado Ski Country USA Announces Skier Visits for 2023-24 Season

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Thursday, June 6, 2024

Denver, CO, June 06, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) announced at its 61st Annual Meeting today that Colorado saw a projected 14 million skier visits across the state for the 2023-24 season.

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  • Denver, CO, June 06, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) announced at its 61st Annual Meeting today that Colorado saw a projected 14 million skier visits across the state for the 2023-24 season.
  • CSCUSA, an industry trade association of 21 member resorts throughout Colorado, uses publicly available information to project statewide skier visits each year.
  • “This season was a rollercoaster ride, starting off on the warm and dry side and ending with a notably snowy extended season that stretched deep into spring,” said Colorado Ski Country USA President and CEO Melanie Mills.
  • Ski areas saw strong season pass sales and a robust economy, despite inflation, that buoyed visitation.”
    Skier visits are the metric used to track participation in skiing and snowboarding.