Entries by Wally Graham

Elvis has left the building August 25

THE BOURSE WHISPERER: The regular game of musical chairs continues within the boardrooms across the resources industry. The Whisperer pokes his head down the corridors of power to take a quick look at some of the chairs to have recently been vacated and to find out which ones have been filled: New CEO for European […]

YTC drills solid copper hits at Nymagee

THE DRILL SERGEANT: YTC Resources continues to receive encouraging copper results from an ongoing drilling program at the Nymagee copper project (YTC-90%) in the Cobar Basin, New South Wales. The results of the second round of drilling has arrived a shallow drill program the company had designed to evaluate shallow copper mineralisation in detail in […]

Matilda announces maiden Resource at Kilimiraka

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Australian minerals sands play Matilda Zircon has announced a maiden Inferred Resource for its Kilimiraka mineral sands project on the Tiwi Islands. The Inferred Resource contains over 890,000 tonnes of heavy minerals, which the company said, confirms the project’s potential for it to become the next mineral sands mine in the region. […]

Azure continues run at Promontorio

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Mexico-focused Azure Minerals continues to receive good copper, gold and silver news from an ongoing diamond drilling program at its Promontorio project in Chihuahua. Additional first-time drilling at the company’s Cascada prospect has intersected an encouraging wide zone of 137.3 metres of gold and silver mineralisation. The Cascada drilling was carried out […]

Confidence in Gladstone Steel Project remains strong

New kid on the steelmaking block Boulder Steel has told the market it intends to go ahead with its plans to build and operate the proposed $4 billion Gladstone Steel Plant project. Boulder Steel claims it Gladstone plant will be a modern, state-of-the-art facility that is to be built efficiently in terms of capital expenditure […]

Discovery increases Zeta Resource

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Discovery Metals has upgraded the Mineral Resources at its Zeta deposit by nine million tonnes to 44.1 million tonnes, an increase of 25 per cent. The Zeta deposit, combined with the Plutus and Petra deposits, form the Mineral Resources base for Discovery’s 100% owned Boseto copper project, located in north western Botswana. […]

Renaissance unwraps Kirgella’s Gift

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Perth-based gold exploration company Renaissance Minerals has announced results from a recent drilling program undertaken at the company’s Pinjin gold project in the Eastern Goldfields tenement package in Western Australia. Renaissance’s Eastern Goldfields tenement area is situated between Integra Mining’s Randall’s, Maxwell’s and Santa gold deposits to the south and Saracen Minerals’s […]

PMI Gold encouraged by drill results

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Toronto and Australian-listed company PMI Gold Corporation has reported some positive drilling results from an ongoing in- fill and resource extension drilling program being undertaken at the Nkran deposit. The Nkran deposit is part of the company’s 100 per cent-owned Obotan gold project in Ghana, West Africa, where PMI is currently undertaking […]

Condor eyes Pilbara manganese and iron ore

THE DRILL SERGEANT: Western Australia-focused iron ore and manganese explorer Condor Metals has received results from a reconnaissance drilling program carried out at the company’s Kallona deposit in the East Pilbara. Condor Metals identified potential targets on the tenement, covering an area approximately 14 kilometres long by five kilometres wide, after conducting mapping, surface sampling […]

Overland Resources hits development double

When a junior explorer locates one project that delivers an outstanding result and rapidly advances beyond initial expectations it could be considered lucky. When that same company is able to locate another project with potential to do the same it should be considered very good at what it is doing. Overland Resources acquired the Yukon […]