Nyrstar sells Honduras operation 2016-09-23Transformation of Europe’s largest integrated zinc company continues
Morumbi Resources Inc. to Acquire the Producing El Mochito Zinc Mine From Nyrstar 2016-09-22
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 22, 2016) -
Nyrstar announces A$52m Tasmania smelter spend, appoints CEO 2015-07-14Base metals major Nyrstar has agreed to invest about A$52-million into four growth projects at its zinc smelter in Hobart, inking a funding and support package with the Tasmanian government. Two of the growth projects are aimed at significantly increasing the smelter's capacity to treat more complex concentrates following the closure of the Century mine, which is currently the key provider of raw materials to the smelter. The mine will close by the end of 2015
Nyrstar agrees sale option for Peruvian mine 2015-05-19Belgium's Nyrstar, the world's largest zinc producer, has sold an option to buy its mothballed Peruvian mine in Coricancha to Canada's Great Panther Silver. Great Panther will pay $1.5-million for its option, with the possibility of extending it for another year for the same amount, Nyrstar said on Tuesday.
General 2015-05-10The Contonga mine is an underground zinc-lead-copper-silver mine with more than 100 years of operating history. The Contonga and Pucarrajo mines comprise approximately 4,900 hectares of mining concessions, located 500 kilometers north of Lima in the Ancash region, which is well known for its significant zinc, lead, silver, gold and copper deposits.
Nearby Location News
Soledad, Peru: 290m grading 1.04g/t Au, 33.5g/t Ag, 0.47% Cu, 0.15% Pb, 0.23% Zn from surface (SDH-016) 2016-07-08
Condor Resources Inc.: Soledad Drilling Returns 2.1 g/t AuEq Over 290m From Surface 2016-07-06
and a further 200m of 1.0g/t AuEq from 290m to 490m
Condor Resources Inc.: Results From the First Two Holes of the Soledad 2016 Drill Program 2016-06-02
SDH-013: 2.1 g/t AuEq, from surface to 119m
SDH-014: 1.5 g/t AuEq, from surface to 164m
Comprehensive Agreement Concluded With CompaÃ±ia Minera Casapalca S.A. for Ocros Earn-In; Soledad Drill Program Update 2016-04-20
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - April 20, 2016) - Condor Resources Inc. - ("Condor" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:CN) Further to the Company's news release of November 17, 2015, Condor is pleased to announce that it has concluded the comprehensive agreement (the "Agreement") with Compañia Minera Casapalca S.A. ("Casapalca") on the Ocros project in Ancash, Peru. Under the Agreement, Casapalca may earn a 51% interest in the Ocros project by completing 6,000m of diamond drilling and making cash payments totalling US$250,000, over the next 3 years. Condor received US$7,500 on signing the MOU, and US$17,500 on signing the Agreement. Casapalca has the option to increase their interest at Ocros to 70% by completing an additional 4,000m of diamond drilling (or work equivalent) and by making a further payment of US$300,000 within one year of earning their 51% interest. Condor and Casapalca have been working together to secure community and government approvals for an initial drill program at Ocros, and are progressing on schedule.
Phase II Drill Program Underway at Soledad 2016-03-28
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - March 28, 2016) - Condor Resources Inc. ("Condor" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:CN) - Further to the Company's news release of February 23, 2015, Compañia Minera Casapalca S.A. ("Casapalca") has advised Condor that a drill rig arrived at the Company's Soledad project in Ancash, Peru, last week, and started operations earlier today. A second rig is currently on site, and is expected to begin drilling in the next few days. Permitting is currently in place for up to eight holes, as a follow up to the initial twelve holes drilled in 2014. Casapalca have contracted with GeoDrill S.A.C. to conduct the program.