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Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Sociedad Minera Cerro Verde S. A. (Arequipa, Peru) is planning a $1 billion expansion at its Cerro Verde copper mine in order to boost production from 300,000 tons of copper per year to 400,000 tons per year.
Vulcan Minerals Inc. ("the Company")(TSX VENTURE: VUL) is pleased to announce that it has been advised by Nortec Ventures Corp. (Nortec) that drilling has commenced on the TL - Tasisuak Lake nickel-copper-cobalt property in Northern Labrador.
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 28, 2008) - Minco Silver Corporation (the "Company" or "Minco Silver") (TSX:MSV) is pleased to announce that Mr. Christopher Zahovskis has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer for Minco Silver. Mr.
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 25, 2008) - Teck Cominco Limited (TSX:TCK.A and TCK.B, NYSE:TCK) ("Teck") announced today that shareholders of Global Copper Corp.
GA Capital Corp. (TSX VENTURE: GAC.P) ("GAC") is pleased to report in furtherance of its previously announced proposed transaction with Kimpar Resources Inc. ("Kimpar"), pursuant to which GAC intends to complete a business combination with Kimpar (the "Transaction").
Metso Corporation Company release on July 16, 2008 at 2.00 p.m. Metso Minerals will supply grinding equipment to Minera Petaquilla, S.A. in Panama for its Petaquilla copper mine, located approximately 100 kilometers west of the Panama Canal. The delivery will be completed by the middle of 2011.
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA AND MADRID, SPAIN--(Marketwire - July 14, 2008) - Teck Cominco Limited (TSX: TCK.A and TCK.B, NYSE:TCK) and Xstrata Zinc today announce the closure of the joint venture Lennard Shelf Pillara mine in Western Australia. Operations are expected to cease by early August.
By Peter Passi, Duluth News-Tribune, Minn. Jul. 14--There's no shortage of interest on the part of mine developers eager to exploit a rich nickel-copper-precious metalsformation stretching northeast in a band from the outskirts of Babbitt toward Ely.
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 9, 2008) - Opawica Explorations Inc.
Sudbury Neutrino Observatory -- The Sudbury Neutrino Observatory (SNO) is taking data that has provided revolutionary insight into the properties of neutrinos and the core of the sun. The detector, shown in the artist's conception below, was built 6800 feet under ground, in INCO's Creighton mine near Sudbury, Ontario. SNO is a heavy-water Cherenkov detector that is designed to detect neutrinos produced by fusion reactions in the sun. It uses 1000 tonnes of heavy water, on loan from...
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