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.
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.
Reuters reported that the expansion of BHP Billiton Ltd.’s (ASX:BHP,NYSE:BHP,LSE:BLT) huge Olympic Dam copper-gold-uranium mine is still off the table due to “low metals prices and production inefficiencies.”
NGEx Resources Inc. (TSX:NGQ) announced the results of a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) completed on the Chile-based Los Helados project, of which it owns 60 percent. It also put out an updated resource estimate for the project.
Canoe Mining Ventures Corp. (TSXV:CLV) announced that through a definitive agreement with Glencore Canada Corp., Mega Uranium Ltd. (TSX:MGA) and Rainy Mountain Royalty Corp. (TSXV:RMO) it will acquire the Hamlin-Deaty Creek property.