Vale’s Long Harbour plant currently under construction is based on a new process that uses oxygen to remove sulpher and iron from nickel.
The company says since 2007 it has invested more than $16 million in the discovery and exploration of the site in the Andean region of Malku Khota.
The deal to refurbish Jeffrey Mine will see private investors, led by Balcorp Ltd., kick in another $25 million.
Almost half of respondents felt sector would perform worse in second half of 2012
About 400 people work at the iconic mill with its towering smokestack and whistle that have helped define Corner Brook since paper first rolled there in 1925.
The update to Domtar’s The Paper Trail adds information on more products and its Nekoosa, Wis., mill.
Organization will represent workers in the mining, energy and manufacturing sectors in 140 countries
Plans transition to alternate sources.
17,226-hectare property is comprised of 316 mineral claims
Growth in Canada despite global metal and mining market slowdown