IMA-NA Hits Capitol Hill for Producers
Published: Thursday, 19 May 2016 16:18
Last week, the Industrial Minerals Association – North America (IMA-NA) held its annual Washington, D.C., spring meeting. One of the primary purposes of the meeting is to get its members in front of the decision makers on Capitol Hill.
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Select Sands Divests Gold Project
Published: Thursday, 19 May 2016 16:16
Select Sands Corp. and Comstock Metals Ltd. announced that they have entered into a letter of intent in respect of a proposed purchase by Comstock of Select Sands’ Preview SW gold project located in the La Ronge district of Saskatchewan and Select Sands’ early-stage Old Cabin property in Ontario.
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SandTec Reduces Respirable Dust
Published: Thursday, 05 May 2016 15:24
ArrMaz’s SandTec, a silica frac sand coating technology, reduces respirable silica dust generated during hydraulic fracturing by up to 99 percent, according to the company. ArrMaz is already helping hydraulic fracturing operations quickly and easily meet the new silica dust exposure limit with SandTec.
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Earth Life Sciences Inc. Updates Silica Sand Project
Published: Thursday, 05 May 2016 15:22
Earth Life Sciences announced that there has been a continued increase in the industrial and domestic demand for the silica sand aggregate along with increased recognition of the high value of the company's White Channel Silica aggregates at its White Channel (Silica-Gold) Project.
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Colorado Supreme Court Strikes Down Fracking Ban
Published: Thursday, 05 May 2016 15:19
Colorado’s Supreme Court struck down voter-approved bans on fracking and the storage of fracking waste within the cities of Fort Collins and Longmont, ruling they conflicted with state law, according to Reuters.
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