New News information at Mining Technology New and updated information from News listed on www.mining-technology.com http://www.mining-technology.com/ en-us http://www.mining-technology.com/ New News information at Mining Technology http://www.mining-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif One World Minerals to start next phase of Rico Litio lithium project, Mexico http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsone-world-minerals-to-start-second-phase-programme-at-rico-litio-lithium-project-mexico-5774303 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsone-world-minerals-to-start-second-phase-programme-at-rico-litio-lithium-project-mexico-5774303 One World Minerals has announced its plans to start a second phase exploration programme at its Rico Litio lithium property in California Baja Norte state of Mexico. Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Metals Australia signs deal to purchase cobalt project in Quebec http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmetals-australia-executes-agreement-to-purchase-cobalt-project-in-quebec-canada-5774696 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmetals-australia-executes-agreement-to-purchase-cobalt-project-in-quebec-canada-5774696 Metals Australia (MLS) has signed an agreement to acquire the high-grade Lac du Marcheur Cobalt Project in Quebec, Canada. Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Atlas Iron to partner with Pilbara Minerals for lithium projects in WA http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsatlas-iron-to-partner-with-pilbara-minerals-for-lithium-projects-in-western-australia-5774684 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsatlas-iron-to-partner-with-pilbara-minerals-for-lithium-projects-in-western-australia-5774684 Atlas Iron has announced plans to partner with Pilbara Minerals for two lithium projects in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Wed, 29 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Agrimin to raise $13.2m for Mackay Project, Western Australia http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsagrimin-to-raise-132m-for-mackay-project-development-in-western-australia-5773550 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsagrimin-to-raise-132m-for-mackay-project-development-in-western-australia-5773550 Agrimin Limited has secured commitments from investors for a share placement to raise nearly $7m for the Mackay Project development in Western Australia. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT St Barbara's board approves financing Gwalia Extension Project, WA http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsst-barbara-board-approve-100m-gwalia-extension-project-in-western-australia-5773540 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsst-barbara-board-approve-100m-gwalia-extension-project-in-western-australia-5773540 St Barbara's board has approved capital expenditure to the Gwalia Extension Project in Western Australia, which is expected to generate strong financial return and extend mining at the project to around 2,000m below surface (mbs) by 2024. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Avanco Resources gets approval for Brazilian exploration budget http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsavanco-resources-to-invest-106m-in-brazilian-mining-exploration-and-development-5772413 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsavanco-resources-to-invest-106m-in-brazilian-mining-exploration-and-development-5772413 Avanco Resources has announced that its board has approved $10.6m to advance its exploration and project development programme in Brazilian assets, fully funded from cash-flows. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Sunvest Minerals acquires Hemlo gold property in Canada http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newssunvest-minerals-acquires-hemlo-camp-property-in-canada-5773309 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newssunvest-minerals-acquires-hemlo-camp-property-in-canada-5773309 Sunvest Minerals has acquired a strategic mineral property in the Hemlo gold property in Canada. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Auroch Minerals signs agreement to acquire up to 75% stake in Alcoutim Project in Portugal http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsauroch-minerals-sign-deal-to-earn-up-to-75-interest-in-alcoutim-project-in-portugal-5772399 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsauroch-minerals-sign-deal-to-earn-up-to-75-interest-in-alcoutim-project-in-portugal-5772399 Auroch Minerals has entered a binding agreement with Bolt Resources to acquire up to 75% interest in the Alcoutim Project in the south-eastern Portugal adjacent to the Neves Corvo Mine in the Iberian Pyrite Belt. Mon, 27 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT BBI Group signs MoU for Balla Balla Infrastructure iron ore project, Western Australia http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsbbi-group-sign-mou-with-cscec-to-develop-balla-balla-iron-ore-project-in-western-australia-5771292 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsbbi-group-sign-mou-with-cscec-to-develop-balla-balla-iron-ore-project-in-western-australia-5771292 BBI Group (BBIG) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC) to build the Balla Balla Infrastructure iron ore project in Western Australia. Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Corazon Mining starts second phase drilling at Fraser Lake Complex, Canada http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newscorazon-mining-starts-second-drilling-phase-at-fraser-lake-complex-in-canada-5771882 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newscorazon-mining-starts-second-drilling-phase-at-fraser-lake-complex-in-canada-5771882 Corazon Mining has started the second phase of drilling at the Fraser Lake Complex (FLC), 5km from its Lynn Lake Nickel-Copper-Cobalt Mining Centre in Canada. Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Capital Mining starts next exploration phase at Irish lithium projects http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newscapital-mining-starts-second-exploration-phase-at-lithium-projects-in-ireland-5771899 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newscapital-mining-starts-second-exploration-phase-at-lithium-projects-in-ireland-5771899 Capital Mining has started the next phase of exploration at its Wolfhound Lithium Projects in the Republic of Ireland. Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT Kidman Resources reports high-grade results at Earl Grey Lithium mine, WA http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newskidman-resources-reports-high-grades-results-at-earl-grey-lithium-mine-in-western-australia-5771192 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newskidman-resources-reports-high-grades-results-at-earl-grey-lithium-mine-in-western-australia-5771192 Kidman Resources has announced that the next stage of drilling at Western Australia's Earl Grey Lithium deposit is progressing according to schedule. Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Orion Gold, Anglo American http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-orion-gold-anglo-american-5770564 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-orion-gold-anglo-american-5770564 Orion Gold has announced that it has secured the necessary funding for the proposed acquisition of Agama Exploration & Mining. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Vast Resources gains remaining 49.9% stake in Sinarom Mining Group http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsvast-resources-acquires-remaining-499-stake-of-sinarom-mining-group-5770160 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsvast-resources-acquires-remaining-499-stake-of-sinarom-mining-group-5770160 Vast Resources has announced the acquisition of the remaining 49.9% interest in Sinarom Mining Group, which holds interests in the Manaila Polymetallic Mine, Romania. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Alset Energy secures drilling permit for La Salada lithium project, Mexico http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsalset-energy-secures-drilling-permit-for-la-salada-lithium-project-mexico-5770719 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsalset-energy-secures-drilling-permit-for-la-salada-lithium-project-mexico-5770719 Alset Energy has been awarded the necessary permit to start drilling operations at its La Salada lithium project near Zacatecas, Mexico. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Reedy Lagoon, Kula Gold, Pinecrest Resources http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-reedy-lagoon-kula-gold-pinecrest-resources-5770562 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-reedy-lagoon-kula-gold-pinecrest-resources-5770562 Australia-based mineral exploration company Reedy Lagoon is intending to raise A$2.1m ($1.62m) through issuing ordinary shares. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT BGC Contracting gets $720m contract for Australian iron ore projects http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsbgc-contracting-receives-720m-contract-for-south-australian-iron-ore-projects-5770148 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsbgc-contracting-receives-720m-contract-for-south-australian-iron-ore-projects-5770148 Australian mining and construction firm BGC Contracting has secured a new contract from the administrators of Onesteel Manufacturing (Arrium) at the Iron Knob and South Middleback Ranges iron ore projects in South Australia. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Mechel introduces new mining equipment at Neryungrinsky project in Russia http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmechel-introduces-new-mining-equipment-at-neryungrinsky-project-in-russia-5769086 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newsmechel-introduces-new-mining-equipment-at-neryungrinsky-project-in-russia-5769086 Mechel has deployed new mining excavators at Yakutugol Holding Company's Neryungrinsky open-pit project in Russia Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT West African Resources reports high-grade gold results at Sanbrado Project http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newswest-african-resources-reports-high-grade-gold-results-at-sanbrado-project-burkina-faso-5769091 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newswest-african-resources-reports-high-grade-gold-results-at-sanbrado-project-burkina-faso-5769091 Gold developer West African Resources (WAF) has reported high-grade diamond drilling results from the M5 prospect at its 100%-owned Sanbrado Gold Project in Burkina Faso. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Trilogy Metals to conduct PFS on high-grade deposit in Alaska http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newstrilogy-metals-to-conduct-a-pre-feasibility-study-on-high-grade-deposit-in-northwest-alaska-5768072 http://www.mining-technology.com/news/newstrilogy-metals-to-conduct-a-pre-feasibility-study-on-high-grade-deposit-in-northwest-alaska-5768072 Trilogy Metals is planning to perform a pre-feasibility study (PFS) on the high-grade Arctic deposit in north-west Alaska, US. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT