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2014-03-05 08:24:27

LONDON, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: China Metals Report Q1 2014 Includes 3 FREE quarterly updates BMI View: China's metals industry is set to face a protracted period of slowing growth as the country's rebalancing process begins in earnest. Companies operating in sectors that are tied heavily to the construction industry will take the brunt of weakness from the sharp slowdown in fixed asset...

2014-02-28 12:23:28

DUBLIN, February 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cf79h8/raney_nickel_cas) has announced the addition of the "Raney Nickel (CAS 7440-02-0) Market Research Report " [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/cf79h8/raney_nickel_cas ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Raney Nickel (CAS 7440-02-0) Market Research Report presents comprehensive data on...

2014-02-27 16:23:07

TORONTO, Feb. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - Royal Nickel Corporation (TSX: RNX) ("RNC") is pleased to report its review of activities and financial results for the year ended December 31, 2013. All amounts are expressed in Canadian dollars, unless otherwise noted, and are based on the audited financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2013, unless otherwise noted. Mark Selby, Interim President and CEO, commented, "I look forward to building on the substantial progress achieved last...

2014-02-26 08:36:40

New Platinum Power AA and AAA Batteries are Designed for High Drain Consumer Devices COLUMBUS, Ga. and NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Panasonic Energy Corporation of America today announced the introduction of its AA and AAA Platinum Power batteries, alkaline battery cells that protect power for up to 10 years¹. These batteries also feature enhanced storage capabilities and safe, stable power features. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140226/NY71110 ) The new...

2014-02-26 08:22:05

-- Using a base case 0.3% Cu cut-off, AMEC estimated a Measured Mineral Resource of 295 million tons, an Indicated Mineral Resource of 977 million tons1, and an Inferred Mineral Resource of 1.313 billion tons on four deposits (Maturi, Maturi Southwest, Birch Lake and Spruce Road) occurring on approximately 13% of the footprint of the prospective portion of the Twin Metals Minnesota (TMM) property block....

2014-02-20 23:21:47

Ticket Down has rolled back ticket prices for Nickel Creek at the following venues: Alabama Theatre, US Cellular Center, Ryman Auditorium, Johnny Mercer Theatre, North Charleston Performing Arts Center, The Tabernacle, Beacon Theatre, House of Blues, 9:30 Club, Taft Theatre, Murat Theatre, Riviera Theatre, Riverside Theatre, State Theatre, Kingsbury Hall, McMenamin's Crystal Ballroom, The Moore Theatre, Fox Theater, Balboa Theatre, The Wiltern, Town Park and Fort Adams State Park....

2014-02-19 23:25:15

Iron Edison's ten year warranty on Nickel Iron batteries is the longest in the solar industry. Denver, CO (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Iron Edison Battery Company, http://IronEdison.com, announced immediate availability of Nickel Iron batteries for Solar and Off-Grid applications, empowering owners of lead acid batteries to immediately recognize the benefits of switching to the longest lasting battery ever made. “Our Nickel Iron batteries are guaranteed for 10 years of everyday use....

2014-02-18 04:20:20

(AIM Ticker: LND.L) LONDON, UK, Feb. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - Landore Resources Limited (AIM:LND) ("Landore Resources" or "the Company") today announces the completion of a 3D DCIP + MT geophysics survey on the Junior Lake Property, Ontario, Canada. Highlights: -- Landore Resources has completed a deep-penetrating Quantec ORION 3D "Direct Current Induced Polarization" and "Magnetotellurics" (DCIP + MT) geophysical survey over the highly...

2014-02-11 08:24:42

Tyler Mitchelson Resigns as CEO, Remains as a Director TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Royal Nickel Corporation ("RNC") (TSX: RNX) today announced Tyler Mitchelson, President & CEO of RNC, has decided to leave RNC in order to take a position with Anglo American Corporation. Mr. Mitchelson will remain as a Director of RNC. "We thank Tyler for the four years he has led RNC and the significant work he has done to advance the Dumont Nickel Project. We wish him well in his new...

2014-01-21 08:22:18

LONDON, January 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following months of uncertainty surrounding Indonesia's export ban on raw material exports, on January 12th the country defied the cynics by implementing its controversial policy, with nickel and bauxite exports most affected. Despite previous speculation that the Indonesian government would consent to transitional arrangements, only the two largest copper producers in the country - Freeport McMoran and NewMont Mining Corporation -...

Latest Nickel Reference Libraries

2005-05-26 11:18:13

Cobalt is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Co and atomic number 27. Notable characteristics Cobalt is a hard ferromagnetic silver-white element. The Curie temperature is of 1388 K with 1.6~1.7 Bohr magnetons per atom. It is frequently associated with nickel, and both are characteristic ingredients of meteoric iron. Mammals require small amounts of cobalt salts. Cobalt-60, an artificially produced radioactive isotope of cobalt, is an important radioactive...

2005-05-26 10:59:02

Garnierite is a mineral composed of hydrous nickel silicates a member of the serpentine group with formula: (Ni,Mg)3Si2O5(OH). Népouite is a synonym. Garnierite is important as a source of nickel and is mined from laterite deposits which are formed by intense weathering and secondary enrichment of ultramafic igneous rocks.

2005-05-26 08:33:21

Pentlandite is a iron-nickel sulfide, (Fe,Ni)9S8. Pentlandite usually has a Ni:Fe ratio of close to 1:1. It also contains minor cobalt. Pentlandite forms isometric crystals, but is normally found in massive granular aggregates. It is brittle with a hardness of 3.5 - 4 and specific gravity of 4.6 - 5.0 and is non-magnetic. It has a yellowish bronze color. Pentlandite is the chief ore of nickel. Typically associated with pyrrhotite, niccolite, biotite, millerite, pyrite, and chalcopyrite...

2005-05-25 18:52:44

Platinum is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Pt and atomic number 78. A heavy, malleable, ductile, precious, gray-white transition metal, platinum is resistant to corrosion and occurs in some nickel and copper ores along with some native deposits. Platinum is used in jewelry, laboratory equipment, electrical contacts, dentistry, and anti-pollution devices in automobiles. Notable characteristics The metal is a beautiful silvery-white when pure, and malleable...

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