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2010-09-10 15:15:00

TSX.V: KRX www.copper-ridge.com VANCOUVER, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Copper Ridge Explorations Inc. (TSX.V:KRX) (the "Company") announces that it has completed a five hole 1,537 m drill program at its Duke Island copper-nickel-platinum-palladium (Cu-Ni-PGE) property in southeast Alaska (the "Property"). The Company has the right to earn up to a 65% interest in the Property from Quaterra Resources Inc. (NYSE-A: QMM / TSX-V: QTA) ("Quaterra"). Summary - Best results from the program...

2009-11-02 06:00:00

TORONTO, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Wallbridge Mining Company Limited (TSX:WM; FWB: WC7) ("Wallbridge") today announced that copper-nickel sulphide mineralization has been intersected in diamond drill hole WMM-014 on its Parkin Joint Venture property in Sudbury. The 17.8 metre intersection was made while targeting an off-hole UTEM-4 electromagnetic survey anomaly detected in diamond drill hole WMM-010 and confirmed by a survey in WMM-010W1, the first wedge-cut from WMM-010 (see...

2008-11-06 11:17:47

Freewest Resources Canada Inc. (TSX VENTURE: FWR) (the "Company") is pleased to provide the following update on diamond drilling and other exploration activities on it's wholly-owned McFaulds property (the "Property"). The Property, consisting of 4 mineral claims or 1,036 hectares, comprises one of three properties in which the Company is currently exploring, on its own and in strategic joint-ventures in the emerging "Ring of Fire" metal district. Specifically, the visual results of the...

2008-09-09 12:00:27

East West Resource Corporation ("East West") (TSX VENTURE: EWR) is pleased to announce that Northern Shield Resources Inc. ("Northern Shield") (TSX VENTURE: NRN) has completed the first phase of drilling on the Max property with four holes drilled and a second phase of drilling has commenced. Northern Shield has the option to earn up to a 66% interest in the Max property by spending $3.5 million over four years. All three holes drilled on the main target at Max intersected a mafic-ultramafic...

2008-08-26 12:01:14

VANCOUVER, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Diamond drilling on Callinan Mines Limited's (CAA.V) Phillips Lake property near Thompson, Manitoba has discovered nickel bearing sulphide zones. Assays on core from the 2007 winter drill program have returned significant nickel values as shown in the table below. Widths of mineralization ranging from 2.3m to 29.4m were intercepted in three holes completed during the program. Samples containing pentlandite mineralization within the larger widths...

2008-07-31 09:00:00

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 31, 2008) - Raymond A. Hrkac, President and CEO of GGL Diamond Corp. (TSX VENTURE:GGL) has reported on the activities of the Company for the second quarter ended May 30, 2008 and on events taking place subsequently, up to and including July 24, 2008. Details and the full quarterly report are available on the GGL website (www.ggldiamond.ca) and on SEDAR. Exploration highlights: - Based at our Zip Camp, our geology teams, including crews...

2008-07-17 18:00:39

Noront Resources Ltd. ("Noront") (TSX VENTURE: NOT) wishes to present the following update on its exploration activities in the McFaulds Lake area of northern Ontario in the James Bay Lowlands. EXPLORATION HIGHLIGHTS 1) Two drill holes completed thus far on Anomaly AT12 have returned encouraging widths of visual copper-nickel-iron sulphide mineralization up to 29.2 meters in MMS style Cu-Ni mineralization in peridotite host rock. Assays are pending. 2) Latest drilling at Anomaly AT2...


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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...

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