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Mine Lac d'Amiante (Lake Asbestos Mine; "LAB Mine"; "Black ...

An asbestos mine in serpentinized peridotite, Thetford mines ophiolite complex. Operated by LAB Chrysotile (LAB = Lake Asbestos Bell), this is a huge, inactive open pit mine (closed in 2011). In recent years many labels show "LAB mine" as the locality which reflects the preference of many local collectors. Also erroneously known as "Black Lake ...

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Champion Iron board pushes button on doubling Bloom Lake ...

Nov 13, 2020· Mining of the Bloom Lake Phase II project is planned with six phases with a starter phase, intermediary phase and a final pushback in both the Chief's Peak and West pits. The final pit contains 807 Mt of ore at an average grade of 29.0% Fe with an average strip ratio of 0.88:1. This mineral reserve is sufficient for a 20-year mine life.

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Champion Iron approves $512.6-million expansion of Bloom ...

Nov 12, 2020· MONTREAL — Champion Iron Ltd. says it will move ahead with an expansion of its Bloom Lake open pit mining complex in northeastern Quebec that is expected to double capacity and create 375 new ...

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Champion Iron Doubling Production at Bloom Lake | E & MJ

The average strip ratio of the open pit is 0.88. The Bloom Lake expansion project benefits from excellent access to power, water, roads, rail, ports, and a highly professional mining labor market, as well as the government of Quebec's continued support of new investment and mining. The Phase II expansion feasibility study was conducted by BBA ...

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Champion Iron approves $512.6 million expansion of Bloom ...

Nov 17, 2020· MONTREAL — Champion Iron Ltd. says it will move ahead with an expansion of its Bloom Lake open pit mining complex in northeastern Quebec that is expected to double capacity and create 375 new permanent jobs. The company says the project will take capacity to 15 million tonnes of iron ore per year.

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Bloom Lake General Partner must pay $7.5 million for ...

Dec 22, 2014· The charges related to infractions at the Bloom Lake mine site including releases of non-compliant mining effluent and of ferric sulfate into fish-bearing water, and failure to comply with an Inspector's Direction. The sentence of $7.5 million is the largest penalty ever imposed for environmental infractions in Canada.

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USD180M debt financing positions Bloom Lake Iron Ore Mine ...

Jul 13, 2017· The Bloom Lake property is located on the south end of the Labrador Trough, approximately 13 km north of Fermont, Quebec, and 10 km north of the Mount-Wright iron ore mining operation of ArcelorMittal Mines Canada. The Bloom Lake Mine is an open pit truck and shovel operation, with a concentrator.

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Quebec's booming iron mines - MINING.COM

Apr 24, 2012· When planning an expansion at the largest open pit mine in Quebec, ... is also planning to double production of iron ore from its Bloom Lake mine, located in …

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List of mines in Quebec – Mine Connect

May 07, 2015· Australians see open-pit potential at former Pickle Lake gold mine; Canada's Top Ten miners by market cap; Tin price on a tear as demand soars; Mirarco and Goodman School of Mines Presents: Deformation-Based Support Design for Burstprone Mines (Module 1) Report outlines what Canada must do to secure supply of critical minerals; Popular Posts

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Bloom Lake Mine Expansion, Kaniapiskau County, Quebec, Canada

Oct 25, 2019· Direct. Champion Iron is an iron ore mining company with a 63.2% interest in its subsidiary, Quebec Iron Ore Inc. (QIO) operating the Bloom Lake mine, a long-life, large-scale open pit operation located in northern Quebec. Ressources Québec, a subsidiary of governmental agency Investissement Québec, is the owner of the remaining 36.8% share.

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Champion Iron Files Feasibility Study for the Phase II ...

Aug 02, 2019· The mine is an open-pit truck and shovel operation with a concentrator. From the site, iron concentrate is transported by rail, initially on the Bloom Lake Railway, to a …

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Major Mines & Projects | Mont-Wright Mine

The Mont-Wright and Fire Lake mines are part of the highly-folded and metamorphosed southwestern branch of the Labrador Trough. The most important rock type in the area is the specular hematite iron formation forming wide, massive deposits that often form the crest of high ridges extending for many kilometers in the Quebec Labrador area.

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Champion Buying Cliffs' Bloom Lake Iron Ore Mine | E & MJ

Champion Iron has agreed to purchase the Bloom Lake open-pit iron ore mine, related rail assets, and the Quinto mineral claims in Québec from affiliates of Cliffs Natural Resources. The assets are currently subject to restructuring proceedings. The Bloom Lake mine and concentrator are located approximately 9 mi southwest of Fermont, Québec.

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Bloom Lake Phase II Expansion Project, Quebec, Canada

Conventional open-pit mining method, using drilling and blasting along with electric hydraulic shovels and transportation by trucks, is used at the Bloom Lake mine. Mining of the iron ore project is planned in four phases with a starter phase and a final pushback in both the main mining …

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BLOOM LAKE & STRICTLY PRIVATE & CONFIDENTIAL …

Phase 1 of the Bloom Lake Mine was commissioned in March 2010 and consists of an open pit truck and shovel mine, a concentrator that utilizes single-stage crushing, an autogenous mill and gravity separation to produce iron concentrate. From the site, concentrate is transported by rail to a ship loading port in Pointe-Noire.

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Champion Iron to ramp down mining operations at its Bloom ...

Mar 24, 2020· Located on the south end of the Labrador Trough, approximately 13 km north of Fermont, Québec, and adjacent to established iron ore producers, the Bloom Lake mine is an open‑pit …

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Canada's Quebec okays $1.2 billion phosphate mine - mining

Dec 22, 2015· The open-pit mine – the largest in Canada near an inhabited area – is expected to create 475 construction jobs and 375 permanent positions. Canada's Quebec okays $1.2 billion phosphate mine ...

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Champion Iron to ramp up mining operations at Bloom Lake ...

Apr 24, 2020· The Company acquired the Bloom Lake assets from bankruptcy protection in April 2016 and following the release of a feasibility study on 16 February 2017 Champion Iron to ramp up mining operations at Bloom Lake Mine. (Credit: S. Hermann & F. Richter from Pixabay.)

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Champion Iron Subsidiary Quebec Iron Ore Signs Rail

Jun 20, 2017· The Bloom Lake Mine is an open pit truck and shovel operation, with a concentrator. From the site, iron concentrate can be transported by rail, initially on the Bloom Lake …

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Champion Iron appoints Alexandre Belleau as chief ...

Sep 30, 2020· Champion Iron, through its subsidiary Québec Iron Ore Inc., owns and operates the Bloom Lake Mining Complex, located on the south end of the Labrador Trough, approximately 13 km north of Fermont, QC, adjacent to established iron ore producers. Bloom Lake is an open-pit truck and shovel operation, with a concentrator, and it ships iron ...

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PRESS RELEASE CHAMPION IRON REPORTS ITS FY2021 …

• Expansion of Bloom Lake's COVID -19 laboratory testing capacity, allowing ongoing and uninterrupted operational activities; and • An employee recordable injury frequency rate of 2.45, which is in line with Québec's open pit industry standards. Financial • Cash on hand 1

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Projects – Hydro-Ressources inc.

Stornoway – Renard Mine; ArcelorMittal – Mont-Wright; Open pit dewatering project in Arizona; Quebec Iron Ore – Bloom Lake; Foran Mining Corporation – McIlvenna Bay Project; Ascendant Resources – El Mochito Mine; Kirkland Lake Gold – Taylor Mine; Drinking water supply project :

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Iron ore: Champion signs rail transport deal for Bloom ...

Jun 20, 2017· Quebec — Champion Iron subsidiary Quebec Iron Ore has signed a confidential agreement with a rail transportation company to move iron ore concentrate from its Bloom Lake mine near Fermont, Que. The company is preparing to put the past-producing open-pit mine, located in the southern end of the Labrador Trough, back into production.

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Plans to reopen Quebec's Bloom Lake mine receives $229 ...

Jul 13, 2017· The Bloom Lake Mine is an open pit operation that can produce iron concentrate that will be transported by rail to a ship loading port in Sept-Îles. Related articles

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Champion Iron to Ramp Up Mining Operations at its Bloom ...

Apr 23, 2020· Bloom Lake is an open-pit truck and shovel operation, with a concentrator, and it ships iron concentrate from the site by rail, initially on the Bloom Lake Railway, to a ship loading port in Sept ...

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Champion Iron to ramp down mining operations at its Bloom ...

Apr 11, 2016· Located on the south end of the Labrador Trough, approximately 13 km north of Fermont, Québec, and adjacent to established iron ore producers, the Bloom Lake mine is an open‑pit truck and shovel operation with a concentrator. From the site, iron concentrate is transported by rail, initially on the Bloom Lake railway, to a ship loading port ...

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Champion gets US$180 million loan to reopen Quebec's Bloom ...

Jul 13, 2017· The Bloom Lake Mine is an open pit operation that can produce iron concentrate that will be transported by rail to a ship loading port in Sept-Iles. Advertisement This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below.

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Free Article Limit Reached - The Northern Miner

Junior explorer Supreme Metals (TSXV: ABJ) has found a large, magnetic anomaly on its Bloom Lake East property in Labrador, 2.5 km east of Champion Iron Mines' (TSX: CIA) flagship Bloom Lake open-pit iron ore mine and mill, near Fermont...

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