Dietary minerals

TechMet closes its second funding round at $120M

Friday, April 16, 2021 - 9:00am

b'DUBLIN, LONDON and WASHINGTON, April 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TechMet has announced the closing of its second-round equity fundraising at $120m.

Key Points: 
  • b'DUBLIN, LONDON and WASHINGTON, April 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TechMet has announced the closing of its second-round equity fundraising at $120m.
  • As the world adopts new technologies, the supply of critical metals becomes a more pressing national security challenge for the US and its allies.
  • TechMet\'s achievements and credibility now firmly position it to help to deal with these challenges.
  • TechMet\'s target metals include: lithium, cobalt, nickel, rare earth metals, tin, tungsten, and vanadium.

TechMet closes its second funding round at $120M

Friday, April 16, 2021 - 9:00am

b'- TechMet the private strategic metals company backed by the US DFC, closes its second equity funding round with a 50% oversubscription\n- Largest shareholders now include DFC, Lansdowne Partners and Mercuria.\nDUBLIN, LONDON and WASHINGTON, April 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TechMet has announced the closing of its second-round equity fundraising at $120m.

Key Points: 
  • b'- TechMet the private strategic metals company backed by the US DFC, closes its second equity funding round with a 50% oversubscription\n- Largest shareholders now include DFC, Lansdowne Partners and Mercuria.\nDUBLIN, LONDON and WASHINGTON, April 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TechMet has announced the closing of its second-round equity fundraising at $120m.
  • As the world adopts new technologies, the supply of critical metals becomes a more pressing national security challenge for the US and its allies.
  • TechMet\'s achievements and credibility now firmly position it to help to deal with these challenges.
  • TechMet\'s target metals include: lithium, cobalt, nickel, rare earth metals, tin, tungsten, and vanadium.

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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Canada Nickel initiates the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment of the Crawford Nickel Cobalt Sulphide Project

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 12:00pm

TORONTO, April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Canada Nickel Company Inc. ("Canada Nickel" or "the Company") (TSXV: CNC) (OTCQB: CNIKF) is pleased to announce that it has initiated its Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) for its Crawford Nickel Cobalt Sulphide project.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Canada Nickel Company Inc. ("Canada Nickel" or "the Company") (TSXV: CNC) (OTCQB: CNIKF) is pleased to announce that it has initiated its Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) for its Crawford Nickel Cobalt Sulphide project.
  • "Canada Nickel is rapidly advancing the development of the Crawford mine to deliver NetZero NickelandCobalt products in a sustainable, environmentally responsible way.
  • The Company has retained Golder, a member of WSP, and Wood Canada Limited to initiate environmental data collection required for the ESIA.
  • Canada Nickel is currently anchored by its 100% owned flagship Crawford Nickel-Cobalt Sulphide Project in the heart of the prolific Timmins-Cochrane mining camp.

Canada Nickel Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Taykwa Tagamou Nation for Mine Fleet Financing for the Crawford Nickel-Cobalt Sulphide Project

Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 12:00pm

TORONTO, April 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Canada Nickel Company Inc. ("Canada Nickel" or "the Company") (TSXV: CNC) (OTCQB: CNIKF)is pleased to announce that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") with Taykwa Tagamou Nation ("TTN"), regarding the financing of the Company's expected Mine Fleet for the Crawford Nickel Cobalt Sulphide Project ("Crawford").

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, April 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Canada Nickel Company Inc. ("Canada Nickel" or "the Company") (TSXV: CNC) (OTCQB: CNIKF)is pleased to announce that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") with Taykwa Tagamou Nation ("TTN"), regarding the financing of the Company's expected Mine Fleet for the Crawford Nickel Cobalt Sulphide Project ("Crawford").
  • "This initiative has the potential to substantially reduce initial capital requirements and improve Canada Nickel's ability to finance Crawford and advance it to development.
  • "Our community is proud of our continued innovative approach to business development partnerships and our most recent MOU with Canada Nickel is no exception.
  • Canada Nickel is currently anchored by its 100% owned flagship Crawford Nickel-Cobalt Sulphide Project in the heart of the prolific Timmins-Cochrane mining camp.

ALX Resources Corp. and Rio Tinto Confirm Drilling Plans for the Firebird Nickel Project in Saskatchewan

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 12:30pm

ALX acquired its first claims at Firebird during a staking rush in May 2019.

Key Points: 
  • ALX acquired its first claims at Firebird during a staking rush in May 2019.
  • Helicopter-supported diamond drilling and ground geophysical programs were completed by ALX at Firebird in March 2020.
  • Magmatic nickel-copper-cobalt mineralization was intersected in two of the three holes drilled on new targets developed by ALX (see ALX news release dated April 15, 2020 , "ALX Resources Corp.
  • Forward-looking statements in this news release include: the Firebird Nickel Project ("Firebird") is prospective for nickel-copper-cobalt mineralization; the Company's expectations for funding partners to undertake exploration activities at Firebird and expend funds on Firebird.

DeepGreen / SOAC Advance Deep-Sea Environmental Study in Effort to Develop World’s Largest Known Supply of Battery Metals

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 9:00am

An autonomous Saildrone will also collect information on water chemistry and marine biomass as it tracks the ship throughout the expedition.

Key Points: 
  • An autonomous Saildrone will also collect information on water chemistry and marine biomass as it tracks the ship throughout the expedition.
  • Other organizations involved in the current research include Pelagic Research Services, LLC, Gravity Marine, and UTEC Services.
  • This is a challenging mission to prepare for given the number of studies and the complexity of the equipment required, said DeepGreen Environment Manager Dr. Michael Clarke.
  • DeepGreen Metals Inc. is a Canadian developer of lower-impact battery metals from seafloor polymetallic nodules, on a dual mission: (1) supply metals for the clean energy transition with the least possible negative environmental and social impact and (2) accelerate the transition to a circular metal economy.

Rare-Earth Metals Market worth $9.6 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 9:00am
Key Points: 
  • View Detailed Table of Content Here: https://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/rare-earth-metals-marke...
    The increasing use of rare-earth elements that are used in the permanent magnet application are likely to drive the rare-earth metals market.
  • APAC is the fastest-growing market for rare-earth metals due to increase in production and consumption in China.
  • Significant usage of permanent magnets offer a huge impetus to these advanced materials, are expected to drive the rare-earth metals market in the region.
  • It was the largest consumer of rare-earth elements in 2019, with an estimated market revenue of over USD 5.2 billion.

Rare-Earth Metals Market worth $9.6 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 9:00am
Key Points: 
  • View Detailed Table of Content Here: https://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/rare-earth-metals-marke...
    The increasing use of rare-earth elements that are used in the permanent magnet application are likely to drive the rare-earth metals market.
  • APAC is the fastest-growing market for rare-earth metals due to increase in production and consumption in China.
  • Significant usage of permanent magnets offer a huge impetus to these advanced materials, are expected to drive the rare-earth metals market in the region.
  • It was the largest consumer of rare-earth elements in 2019, with an estimated market revenue of over USD 5.2 billion.

Copper Lake Provides Exploration Update on its Norton Lake Ni-Cu-Co-PGE Property

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 9:00pm

Several outcrops of ultramafic rock (Pyroxenite) were mapped on the property (see Slide 24 in the Copper Lake Corporate Presentation).

Key Points: 
  • Several outcrops of ultramafic rock (Pyroxenite) were mapped on the property (see Slide 24 in the Copper Lake Corporate Presentation).
  • Donald Hoy, Vice President of Exploration for Copper Lake stated: Having completed a preliminary data review of the Property, the upside for Norton Lake is very encouraging.
  • Copper Lake Resources Ltd. is a publicly traded Canadian company currently focused on advancing its Marshall Lake and Norton Lake properties located in Ontario, Canada.
  • Copper Lake has a 71.41% interest in the Norton Lake nickel, copper, cobalt, and palladium PGM property, located in the southern Ring of Fire area, is approximately 100 km north of the Marshall Lake Property.