Copper

Transition Metals Plans Aggressive Exploration of Its Jolly Gold Project in an Extension of the Beardmore-Geraldton Greenstone Belt

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 1:10pm

Transition Metals Corp (TSXV: XTM) is a Canadian-based, multi-commodity project generator that specializes in converting new exploration ideas into Canadian discoveries in Canada.

Key Points: 
  • Transition Metals Corp (TSXV: XTM) is a Canadian-based, multi-commodity project generator that specializes in converting new exploration ideas into Canadian discoveries in Canada.
  • Transition uses the project generator business model to acquire and advance multiple exploration projects simultaneously, thereby maximizing shareholder exposure to discovery and capital gain.
  • The Company has an expanding portfolio that currently includes more than 25 gold, copper, nickel and platinum projects across Canada.
  • Further information is available at www.transitionmetalscorp.com or by contacting:
    President and CEO Transition Metals Corp.
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Kamoa Copper Appoints Ben Munanga as Chairman of the Board Ahead of First Production at the Tier-One Kamoa-Kakula Copper Mine in The DRC

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 12:00pm

Prior to joining IVEN, Mr. Munanga was the Head of Power, Infrastructure & Bulk Services with Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation (ENRC) since 2009.

Key Points: 
  • Prior to joining IVEN, Mr. Munanga was the Head of Power, Infrastructure & Bulk Services with Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation (ENRC) since 2009.
  • Before joining the mining industry in 2006, he held various senior positions in Eskom, South Africa for 11 years.
  • Mr. Munanga replaces Louis Watum as Chairman of Kamoa Copper's Board of Directors.
  • His knowledge of our businesses and proven ability to partner across the industry make him ideal to advance our efforts at Kamoa Copper."

U.S. Spending Big Dollars On Infrastructure Should be a Huge Boon for Copper Metals Market

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 2:25pm

Since the election, the markets have rewarded investments that are expected to benefit from the rebuilding and expanding the US's aging infrastructure.

Key Points: 
  • Since the election, the markets have rewarded investments that are expected to benefit from the rebuilding and expanding the US's aging infrastructure.
  • They said: "Copper is most widely used in electrical wiring given its properties as an excellent electrical conductor.
  • Therefore, demand for the metal is most closely linked with growth in heavy machinery, consumer durables, electrical grids, and telecommunications.
  • This anomaly is most pronounced beneath the Company's Elena concession where surface sampling has returned up to 3.77% copper and 0.741 ppm gold.

Orestone to Drill Captain Gold-Copper Porphyry Target

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 2:08pm

The exploration model at Captain is a large scale potassic-sericite altered calc-alkaline gold-copper porphyry target.

Key Points: 
  • The exploration model at Captain is a large scale potassic-sericite altered calc-alkaline gold-copper porphyry target.
  • The drill program will consist of 1,000 to 2,000 meters of core drilling in 2 - 3 holes and is budgeted at $300,000 to $600,000 designed to follow up and test for porphyry mineralization intersected in holes C13-03 and C19-03.
  • Logistics for the drill program are excellent as all of the drill locations are on existing roads with easy access one hours drive north of Fort St. James in north central BC.
  • "The focus of this drill program is an exciting calc-alkaline porphyry target.

Ridgestone Highlights IP Anomaly and High-Grade Copper at Rebeico

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 2:00pm

A strong IP high (chargeability anomaly) with an extent of 1,400 metres north-south and 800 metres east-west was identified south of the Alaska vein.

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  • A strong IP high (chargeability anomaly) with an extent of 1,400 metres north-south and 800 metres east-west was identified south of the Alaska vein.
  • This anomaly is most pronounced beneath the Company's Elena concession where surface sampling has returned up to 3.77% copper and 0.741 ppm gold.
  • Jonathan George, Ridgestone's CEO and Director, commented, "The IP and resistivity survey has outlined a strong anomaly which is very pronounced at the Elena concession.
  • Ridgestone is a Canadian mineral exploration company focused on its high-grade Guadeloupe y Calvo (Gold/Silver) and Rebeico (Gold/Copper) projects located in Mexico.

Latin Metals Delineates Priority Copper Targets at the Lacsha Project, Peru

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 2:00pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Latin Metals Inc. ("Latin Metals" or the "Company")(TSXV: LMS) (OTCQB:LMSQF) provides an update on exploration at the Company's 100%-owned Lacsha copper property ("Lacsha" or the "Project") located in the Peruvian Coastal Copper Belt.

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Latin Metals Inc. ("Latin Metals" or the "Company")(TSXV: LMS) (OTCQB:LMSQF) provides an update on exploration at the Company's 100%-owned Lacsha copper property ("Lacsha" or the "Project") located in the Peruvian Coastal Copper Belt.
  • Stream sediment sampling results further confirm the existence of copper mineralization at Lacsha and helps delineate priority areas for follow-up.
  • The Coastal Copper Belt in Peru is a Cretaceous belt hosting various deposit types, including porphyry, epithermal, VMS and IOCG.
  • Latin Metals' 100%-owned Lacsha copper-molybdenum and Auquis copper-gold projects are located in the northern Lima-Ica portion of the coastal belt (Figure 2).

First Drill Hole Intersects Broad Zone of Sulphide Copper Mineralization at Marimaca

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 12:30pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Marimaca Copper Corp. (Marimaca Copper or the Company)(TSX: MARI) is pleased to announce the assay results of the first drill hole of a five-hole program targeting extensions of sulphide mineralization below the Companys flagship Marimaca Oxide Deposit (MOD).

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Marimaca Copper Corp. (Marimaca Copper or the Company)(TSX: MARI) is pleased to announce the assay results of the first drill hole of a five-hole program targeting extensions of sulphide mineralization below the Companys flagship Marimaca Oxide Deposit (MOD).
  • Drilling encountered a broad zone of chalcopyrite and minor chalcocite, indicating potential for economic sulphide mineralization.
  • The second hole will be collared approximately 350m to the east of MAR-125, targeting mineralization up to 300m below the current deepest mineralization.
  • The current five-hole drilling campaign at the Marimaca Copper Project is designed to test for extensions to mineralization below the MOD.

Wood Preservatives Market - Global Forecast to 2025 - Increasing Use of Wood for Interior Decorative Purposes and Wooden Flooring in Buildings

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 11:30pm

The increasing use of wood preservatives in residential, commercial and rising construction activities is driving the wood preservatives market.

Key Points: 
  • The increasing use of wood preservatives in residential, commercial and rising construction activities is driving the wood preservatives market.
  • Wood preservatives increase the life of the wood by protecting it from decay, fungi, rot, and wood-boring insects.
  • Water-Based Wood Preservatives segment is expected to lead the wood preservatives market during the forecast period.
  • The effectiveness of the copper-based wood preservatives has increased their demand in the wood preservatives market.

Crown Mining Announces Completion of Name Change to US Copper Corp

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 9:00pm

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - April 6, 2021) - Crown Mining Corporation (TSXV: CWM) (FSE: C73) ("Crown" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed the change of its name to US Copper Corp.

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  • Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - April 6, 2021) - Crown Mining Corporation (TSXV: CWM) (FSE: C73) ("Crown" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed the change of its name to US Copper Corp.
  • The name change will take effect when stock markets open to trade on April 8, 2021.
  • Accordingly, on April 8, 2021, our internet domain name will change to www.uscoppercorp.com .
  • Crown controls approximately 15 square miles of patented and unpatented federal mining claims in the Light's Creek Copper District in Plumas County, NE California; essentially, the entire District.

Mundoro-Vale Exploration Program Expands Targeting in Timok Serbia

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 6:11pm

Both programs are located in the southern portion of the Timok Magmatic Complex ("Timok") west-southwest of the Cukaru Peki Deposit and the Bor mining complex.

Key Points: 
  • Both programs are located in the southern portion of the Timok Magmatic Complex ("Timok") west-southwest of the Cukaru Peki Deposit and the Bor mining complex.
  • Diamond drilling is ongoing at Skorusa copper-gold porphyry system, along with an Audio-frequency Magneto-telluric (AMT) geophysics program at the Tilva Mare prospect.
  • The approved exploration work program of US$1.9 million is in progress and primarily focused on two of the four Vale-Mundoro JV Projects - Skorusa and Oblez.
  • Both projects are located west-southwest of the Cukaru Peki epithermal-porphyry copper gold deposit and within the Timok Magmatic Complex (Figure 1).