Entries by Wally Graham

Doray increases depth of Wilber Lode

THE DRILL SERGEANT: The current diamond drilling program being carried out by Western Australia-focused gold exploration play Doray Minerals at its 80% owned Andy Well gold project has increased both the depth and strike extents of the high-grade Wilber Lode. The total depth extent of the Wilber Lode has been increased by over 50%. One […]

Bathurst reaches collaborative agreement with Solid Energy NZ

THE BOURSE WHISPERER: ASX and New Zealand Exchange-listed Australian coal mining company Bathurst Resources has come to a collaborative agreement with Solid Energy New Zealand Limited. The agreement has been struck through Bathurst’s wholly owned subsidiary company Buller Coal Limited. Buller Coal and Solid Energy will collaborate as each business seeks to develop their respective […]

Integra scores best results yet at Majestic

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Australian gold producer Integra Mining has received its best drilling results to date at its Majestic Gold deposit. New RC and diamond drill intercepts from the Majestic gold deposit, within a broader gold anomalous envelope of 89 metres at 4.55 grams per tonne gold, include: 49 metres at 7.89 g/t gold from […]

Mutiny hits new high-grade gold at Deflector North

THE DRILL SERGEANT: The on-going exploration program of Perth-based exploration and mine development play Mutiny Gold has delivered new high-grade gold intersections. The new intersections have been received from the north and from the south of existing resources at the company’s Deflector gold deposit. The most northerly hole drilled as part of the current program […]

AusqQuest hits high-grade gold in West Africa

THE DRILL SERGEANT: ASX-listed junior gold exploration play AusQuest Limited has received further high-grade gold results from diamond drilling at its Comoe Joint Venture in Burkina Faso, West Africa. The company said the latest results confirm the presence of high gold grades at depth within the mineralised system at Phaco Hill. Two of the drill […]

Telephone Dam drilling rings a bell for Trafford Resources

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Perth-based mineral exploration junior Trafford Resources has announced the results of recent drilling activity at its Telephone Dam project at Wilcherry Hill, South Australia. The company said the drilling has confirmed extensive tabular zones of commercial grade lead, zinc and silver, over a 1500 metre strike length, which had initially been outlined […]

Mincor Resources announces share buy-back

THE BOURSE WHISPERER: Australian nickel producer Mincor Resources has flagged its intention to undertake an on‐market buy‐back of up to 20,018,000 of its shares. This effectively amounts to being approximately 10 per cent of the company’s share capital. The company said the share buy‐back provides an effective mechanism for it to return excess cash to […]

Hastings acquires rare earths project

THE BOURSE WHISPERER: Hastings Rare Metals has entered into an agreement with Artemis Resources to acquire a 60% interest in the Yangibana rare earth project located in the Gascoyne region of Western Australia. The deal will result in a boost to Artemis’ coffers to the tune of four million dollars. “The sale to Hastings Rare […]

Castlemaine hits impressive gold

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Castlemaine Goldfields has released results from exploration diamond drilling on the Sulieman Line of mineralisation at its Ballarat gold project. These results are from the Basking Fault Zone (BFZ) in the Llanberris compartment and build on the knowledge Castlemaine has gained from exploration success in the adjacent Britannia compartment. Best results came […]

Leighton consortium awarded $130M wind farm contract

THE BOURSE WHISPERER: Leighton Contractors, in consortium with New York-listed advanced technology, services and finance company GE, has been awarded a $130 million contract by the Verve Energy and Macquarie Capital joint venture for the Mumbida Wind Farm development, 40 kilometres South-East of Geraldton in Western Australia. According to the Leighton announcement the development will […]