Mining

NioCorp Named as a "Top 10" Mid-Tier/Junior Mining Company for 2021

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

CENTENNIAL, Colo., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- NioCorp Developments Ltd. ("NioCorp" or the "Company")(TSX:NB) (OTCQX:NIOBF) is pleased to announce that it has been named as a Top 10 U.S.-based mid-tier/junior mining company by Northern Miner, a leading industry publication.

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  • CENTENNIAL, Colo., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- NioCorp Developments Ltd. ("NioCorp" or the "Company")(TSX:NB) (OTCQX:NIOBF) is pleased to announce that it has been named as a Top 10 U.S.-based mid-tier/junior mining company by Northern Miner, a leading industry publication.
  • NioCorp was ranked #4 on the list of Top Ten companies in this category, which excludes coal and precious metals mining companies.
  • The list by Northern Miner is based upon growth in market capitalization of the companies named over the past year.
  • "NioCorp Developments(TSX: NB; US-OTC: NIOBF) is focused on developing a superalloy materials project in southeastern Nebraska.

AECOM awarded third consecutive environmental remediation contract from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 11:55am

AECOM (NYSE: ACM), the worlds trusted infrastructure consulting firm, today announced that it has been selected by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Baltimore District to continue providing nationwide environmental remediation services through the MAMMS III contract.

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  • AECOM (NYSE: ACM), the worlds trusted infrastructure consulting firm, today announced that it has been selected by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Baltimore District to continue providing nationwide environmental remediation services through the MAMMS III contract.
  • The multiple-award contract, with a shared program ceiling of $240 million, includes five base years and up to two additional option years.
  • Our dedicated environmental experts consistently deliver for the USACE and have a flawless safety record on this technically complex and challenging work, said Lara Poloni, AECOMs president.
  • AECOM has supported the USACE Baltimore Districts environmental remediation programs for more than 26 years.

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.

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  • 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.

American Pacific Mining Samples 59.45 Grams Per Tonne Gold at Tuscarora Gold Project in Nevada

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 12:30pm

True width of the intersection is unknown but assumed to be less than the reported length.

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  • True width of the intersection is unknown but assumed to be less than the reported length.
  • American Pacific is working on 3D modeling and data review at Tuscarora in advance of additional drilling and will provide an update on timing in Q4 2021.
  • About American Pacific Mining Corp.
    American Pacific Mining Corp. is a precious metals explorer focused on opportunities in the Western United States.
  • Also in the American Pacific's asset portfolio are the Gooseberry Gold-Silver project and the Tuscarora Gold project: two high-grade, precious metals projects located in key mining districts of Nevada, USA.

GFG and Group 11 Technologies Set to Begin Phase 1 Program to Advance the Rattlesnake Hills Gold Project with Disruptive Technology

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 12:00pm

Group 11 has the option to extend any stage for 12 additional months by making a US$500,000 cash payment to GFG.

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  • Group 11 has the option to extend any stage for 12 additional months by making a US$500,000 cash payment to GFG.
  • The Rattlesnake Hills Gold Project is a district-scale gold exploration project located in central Wyoming, approximately 100 kilometres southwest of Casper.
  • About Group 11 Technologies Inc.
    Group 11 is a private US-based company committed to the development and application of environmentally and socially responsible precious metals mineral extraction.
  • The Company also owns 100% of the Rattlesnake Hills Gold Project, a district scale gold exploration project located approximately 100 kilometres southwest of Casper, Wyoming, United States.

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Monday, July 26, 2021 - 9:22am

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Ciner Resources LP to Release Second Quarter 2021 Results

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 11:40pm

Ciner Resources LP (NYSE: CINR) will release second quarter 2021 financial results after the market closes on Monday, August 2, 2021.

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  • Ciner Resources LP (NYSE: CINR) will release second quarter 2021 financial results after the market closes on Monday, August 2, 2021.
  • Ciner Resources LP, a master limited partnership, operates the trona ore mining and soda ash production business of Ciner Wyoming LLC, one of the largest and lowest cost producers of natural soda ash in the world, serving a global market from its facility in the Green River Basin of Wyoming.
  • The facility has been in operation for more than 50 years.
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Ampco-Pittsburgh (NYSE: AP) Second Quarter 2021 Results Conference Call

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 10:57pm

Ampco-Pittsburgh Corporation (NYSE: AP) will hold a conference call on Tuesday, August 10, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) to discuss its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021.

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  • Ampco-Pittsburgh Corporation (NYSE: AP) will hold a conference call on Tuesday, August 10, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) to discuss its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021.
  • If you would like to participate in the conference call, please register using the link below or by dialing 1-844-308-3408 at least five minutes before the 10:30 a.m.
  • We encourage participants to pre-register for the conference call using the following link.
  • Callers who pre-register will be given a conference passcode and unique PIN to gain immediate access to the call and bypass the live operator.

BC Works (Kitimat) smelter reduces production following strike

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 8:32pm

Rio Tinto has begun reducing production at its BC Works aluminium smelter in Kitimat, Canada due to a strike initiated by the Unifor Local 2301 union after negotiations failed to reach a new collective labour agreement.

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  • Rio Tinto has begun reducing production at its BC Works aluminium smelter in Kitimat, Canada due to a strike initiated by the Unifor Local 2301 union after negotiations failed to reach a new collective labour agreement.
  • Production will be reduced to around 35 per cent of the smelters 432,000 tonne annual capacity, so that it can safely be operated by staff and employees required under an essential services order granted by the BC Labour Relations Board.
  • A reduced workforce is also in place to ensure the Kemano hydro-power facility continues to run safely.
  • Rio Tinto employs approximately 1,050 people at the BC Works smelter and Kemano powerhouse, including around 900 employees represented by Unifor Local 2301.

Black Stone Minerals, L.P. Announces Distribution Increase, New Sustainability Initiative, and Timing of Earnings Call to Discuss Second Quarter 2021 Results

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 9:30pm

Black Stone Minerals, L.P. (NYSE: BSM) (Black Stone, BSM, or the Company) today declared the distribution attributable to the second quarter of 2021.

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  • Black Stone Minerals, L.P. (NYSE: BSM) (Black Stone, BSM, or the Company) today declared the distribution attributable to the second quarter of 2021.
  • Additionally, the Company announced a new sustainability initiative and the date of its second quarter 2021 earnings call.
  • Thomas L. Carter, Jr., Black Stone Minerals Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, commented, We are pleased to announce a significant distribution increase for the second quarter.
  • The Company is scheduled to release details regarding its results for the second quarter of 2021 after the close of trading on August 2, 2021.