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Articles Tagged "in-situ recovery"
Renowned US geologist David Lowell, who discovered the world’s biggest copper deposit in Chile, unveiled the discovery of a deposit in north-east Paraguay with global significance. Although the country has no history of large-scale mining, the development could have major implications for the country’s medium-term economic growth prospects, including industrial and energy resource expansion.
Mining methods have been changing. In 1990, 55 percent of world production came from underground mines, but this shrunk dramatically to 1999, with 33 percent at the time. Since the year 2000, new Canadian mines have increased the global representation of underground mines again.
Uranium Energy Corp (AMEX:UEC) reports it is on the verge of acquiring approval for production at its Goliad in-situ recovery project, South Texas. According to the company, the administrative judge has findings in favour of the company on the vast majority of the issues and has also recommended the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) to allow [...]
Uranium Energy Corp (AMEX:UEC) reports its completion for the first of three phases of wellfield development at Production Area One at the Palangana ISR uranium project, South Texas. The Company has completed 40 injection and production wells thus far, which completed Phase One in the development of PAA-1. The wells will be brought on-stream in three approximately equivalent phases [...]
Uranium Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ: URRE) reports that it expects to begin drilling in early September on its Section 13 property, Ambrosia Lake. The objective of the drilling activity is to evaluate the suitability of the property for in-situ recovery (“ISR”) mining. For complete news release, click here.
Bayswater Uranium (CVE:BYU, OTC:BYSWF) reports that it has received approval of its drilling notification permit from the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality and its Monitoring Well permits from the Wyoming State Engineer’s Office. The Company has commenced drilling and installing up to 44 baseline monitoring wells in the area of its proposed Uranium In Situ Recovery mine and plant [...]
Uranium Energy Corp reports that it has acquired the full database of historic drill results for the its Seager-Salvo in-situ recovery uranium project in Bee County Texas. The Seager-Salvo project is one of the more prospective exploration lease holdings acquired by the Company with its purchase of the South Texas Mining Venture in December 2009, which included the [...]
Uranium Energy Corp reports a near-term production update on each of its Palangana and Goliad in-situ recovery uranium projects and an update on its current and anticipated balance sheet and capital structure. Palangana ISR Project: The Company’s technical team, including recent hires from Uranium One, is at present on the ground at the 100%-controlled Palangana project in [...]
Ur-Energy Inc. reports the successful completion of the 2009/2010 delineation drilling program at its Lost Creek in-situ uranium project, Wyoming. The 2009/2010 drill program was focused on delineating a second production well field (Mine Unit #2) in the HJ horizon, the primary resource unit at Lost Creek. During the eight month program from July 2009 through February 2010, [...]