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.
North American Nickel Inc. (TSXV:NAN,OTCBB:WSCRF) released an update on its Greenland-based Maniitosq nickel-copper-cobalt-PGM project, noting that crews have arrived at the property and begun drilling and geophysical surveys.
Mincor Resources NL (ASX:MCR) announced that it’s made further progress at its new growth projects in the Kambalda Nickel District. It has increased its nickel resource inventory across three deposits.
At the end of 2014, many market watchers anticipated positive price action in the nickel space in the near term. Unfortunately, those upbeat predictions have largely fallen by the wayside as 2015 has progressed, and a number of firms have taken the opportunity to update their nickel price predictions for the year.
Reuters reported that workers at Sherritt International Corp.’s (TSX:S) Ambatovy nickel project are looking at strike action. They are not pleased about possible job cuts, according to a trade union official.
First Nickel Inc. (TSX:FNI) announced that it’s discontinued underground ramp development at its Ontario-based Lockerby nickel-copper mine. The move was driven by “continued weakness in nickel prices.”
North American Nickel Inc. (TSXV:NAN,OTCBB:WSCRF) announced a brokered private placement for gross proceeds of up to C$10 million. The number and price of units to be sold will be determined by “the context of the market.”
Sherritt International Corp. (TSX:S) released May operational results for its Ambatovy joint venture, noting that finished nickel production came to 1,550 tonnes, or about 76 percent of nameplate capacity.