Lithium developer Pilbara Minerals’ proposed expansion to 5 million tonnes per annum production and processing at its Pilgangoora lithium-tantalum project in the Pilbara region has received a significant boost.
An optimisation study into Crusader Resources’ flagship Borborema gold project in North Eastern Brazil has flagged a financially robust, long-life mine operation.
ASX-listed emerging zinc developer Metalicity Limited (ASX:MCT) continues to build on its portfolio of zinc projects after securing the high-grade Napier Range project in the Kimberley Region, Western Australia.
Recent drilling at Capricorn Metals’ wholly-owned Tramore prospect in WA has uncovered a significant new zone of shallow gold mineralisation over a strike length of at least 600 metres.
The exploration campaign follows successful soil sampling programs (around 31,800 samples collected to date) which has resulted in many copper and zinc anomalies scattered along 140km of the ‘Central Structural Corridor’ (CSC), with similar characteristics to the anomaly that lead to the discovery of the T3 deposit.
Resource estimation work has doubled the size of the copper resource at Aeon Metals’ Walford Creek project, regarded as one of Australia’s biggest undeveloped base metals projects in north-west Queensland.