A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for the Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She received her Certificate in Editing in 2013.
Sierra Metals Inc. (TSX:SMT) announced that during 2014′s fourth quarter it achieved record silver and copper production. The former came to 875,400 ounces and the latter came in at 5.9 million pounds.
Imperial Metals Corp. (TSX:III) released 2014 production numbers from its Mount Polley, Huckleberry and Sterling mines, noting that they put out 41.5 million pounds of copper, 33,000 ounces of gold and 166,400 ounces of silver.
Capstone Mining Corp. (TSX:CS) announced its 2015 production and capex guidance, noting that it plans to put out 90,000 tonnes of copper in concentrates and cathode from its three mines. That amount is plus or minus 5 percent. c
Mining Weekly reported that BHP Billiton Ltd. (ASX:BHP,LSE:BLT,NYSE:BHP) has applied for permission to raise the capacity of the tailings storage facility at its Australia-based Olympic Dam copper-gold-uranium mine.
Duluth Metals Ltd. (TSX:DM) announced that ISS Proxy Advisory Services has recommended in a report that the company’s shareholders vote in favor of its arrangement with an Antofagasta plc (LSE:ANTO) subsidiary.
Alacer Gold Corp. (TSX:ASR,ASX:AQG) announced that it has commissioned its Sulfidization, Acidification, Recycling and Thickening (SART) facility, and last week was able to ship 115 wet tonnes of copper concentrate to Istanbul’s Metalkim smelter.
At a 0.3-percent copper equivalent cut-off grade, the inferred resource for the deposit sits at 280.5 million tonnes grading 0.38 percent copper, 0.32 g/t gold, 9.7 g/t silver and 54 ppm molybdenum for a copper equivalent grade of 0.66 percent.