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PhosAgro's Apatit Plant Ships 2 Billionth Tonne of Apatite-Nepheline Ore on the Eve of Its 90th Anniversary
KIROVSK, Russia, Aug. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- At the Vostochny mine of the Kirovsk branch of Apatit (PhosAgro Group), a ceremony was held to mark the shipment of the 2 billionth tonne of apatite-nepheline ore, which has been mined for the past 90 years since the plant was established.
Government of Canada supports new natural resources interpretive centre in Calgary
CALGARY, Aug. 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Investing in cultural and historical infrastructure plays an important role in developing dynamic communities, promoting tourism and preserving Canada's heritage.
Aluminium industry welcomes action by Canadian government to monitor imports of aluminium
Adding aluminium to the Import Control List system will improve Canada's ability to monitor imports of aluminium, prevent transshipment in the region and maintain the competitiveness of Canada's aluminium industry
American Gilsonite to Announce 2nd Quarter 2019 Financial Results
HOUSTON, Aug. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- American Gilsonite Company (the "Company" or "AGC"), the world's principal commercial miner and processor of uintaite, the unique mineral marketed under its trademark name "Gilsonite," today announced that it posted financial and operating results for the quarter ended June 30, 2019 to the Company's Intralinks site on August 14, 2019.
Etruscus Mobilizes for Drilling as "Bulls-Eye" Targets are Outlined at Rock & Roll Project
VANCOUVER, Aug. 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Etruscus Resources Corp. (CSE: ETR) (the "Company" or "Etruscus") is pleased to announce that crews are mobilizing for the start of its Phase 1 drill program at the Rock & Roll Project in Northwest B.C.'s Eskay Camp. This follows confirmation of a number of relatively shallow geophysical targets considered highly prospective for additional volcanogenic massive sulphide (VMS) discoveries.
Mining Underway at Baloo Open Pit Mine
TORONTO, Aug. 23, 2019 /CNW/ - RNC Minerals (TSX: RNX) ("RNC") is pleased to announce that mining is underway at its Baloo Stage I open pit. The fully funded and permitted Baloo Stage I pit is expected to provide material to supply the HGO plant with approximately 30,000 tonnes per month until year end. Baloo Stage II is currently in the permitting process. The Baloo material that has been processed at the Higginsville Gold Operations (HGO) mill has had grades ranging between 1.8 to 2.8 g/t Au, an excellent grade for a shallow open pit mine. The Baloo Stage I open pit is the first of a series of open pits RNC is looking to put into production to maximize own-sourced feed for the HGO plant which, along with Beta Hunt material, will increase blending options to achieve optimal recoveries.
Canada Cobalt Arranges $500,000 Private Placement
COQUITLAM, BC, Aug. 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada Cobalt Works Inc. (TSXV: CCW) (OTC: CCWOF) (Frankfurt: 4T9B) (the "Company" or "Canada Cobalt") is pleased to announce that the Company has arranged a non-brokered hard dollar private placement with strategic investors to raise gross proceeds of $500,000 at 30 cents per unit.
Clearlake Capital-Backed Janus International Names Industry Veteran Ramey Jackson As CEO
TEMPLE, Ga. and SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Janus International Group, LLC ("Janus"), the leading global manufacturer and supplier of turn-key solutions and new technologies for the self-storage, commercial and industrial markets, backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. (together with its affiliates, "Clearlake"), today announced that long-time Janus executive and industry veteran Ramey Jackson will succeed David Curtis as Chief Executive Officer, effective September 2, 2019. Mr. Curtis, who announced his retirement, will remain with the company in the role of Co-Chairman of Janus' Board of Directors.
Galaxy Resources Limited Announcement
PERTH, Australia, Aug. 23, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Galaxy Resources Limited (ASX: GXY) ("Galaxy") ("the Company") advises that the following announcement has been made to the Australian Securities Exchange which appears on the Company's platform (ASX):
Pioneer Resources (ASX:PIO) Drilling Advancing with First Three Holes Intersecting Pegmatite Down Dip of Spodumene Outcrop
Pioneer Resources Limited ("Company" or "Pioneer") (ASX:PIO) is pleased to advise investors that the inaugural drilling programme is underway at the Dome North group of prospects where spodumene has been mapped in outcrop.
Lake Resources NL (ASX:LKE) Cauchari 506M High Grade Lithium Brine Discovery
Lake Resources NL (ASX:LKE) announced today high-grade final results from its 100% owned Cauchari Lithium Brine Project which confirm a significant discovery, interpreted as an extension to the world-class neighbouring project moving to production next year in the heart of the Lithium Triangle.
Sayona Mining Ltd (ASX:SYA) SPP & Placement Secure $1.9m to Advance Sayona Projects
Emerging lithium miner Sayona Mining Limited (ASX:SYA) (FRA:DML) (OTCMKTS:DMNXF) announced today the closure of its Share Purchase Plan, which together with a separate placement to Directors, management and major shareholder secured approximately $1.9 million.
Rumble Resources Ltd (ASX:RTR) Lamil Project Update and Placement
Rumble Resources Limited (Company) (ASX:RTR)(FRA:20Z) is pleased to advise that tenement E45/5271 which forms part of the Lamil Project and is subject to the earn-in and joint venture agreement (EJVA) with AIC Mines Limited (ASX:A1M) (AIC) (refer ASX announcement 22 July 2019 "$10m Farm Out of Lamil Project in the Paterson Province"), has been granted, and the partnership with AIC as contemplated under the EJVA has commenced.
Arianne closes $691,050 financing
DAN: TSX-V (Canada)
JE9N: FSE (Germany)
Meridian Adhesives Group Acquires Epoxies, Etc.
DALTON, Ga., Aug. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Meridian Adhesives Group ("Meridian") announced today the acquisition of Epoxies, Etc., a leading resin formulator of epoxies, urethanes and silicones.
An SME in the Maria-Chapdelaine RCM will be able to improve its productivity and strengthen its innovative capacity with the help of funding from Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions
Over $560,000 in Government of Canada funding for an innovative project by Inotech Canada
Increased Efficiency for Steel Mills with NSK Innovations
ANN ARBOR, Mich., Aug. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- NSK Ltd. has developed a four-row sealed tapered roller bearing with water resistant grease. The tough environments found in steel mills require components that can withstand the challenging conditions as well as contribute to keeping cost and energy consumption down. New work roll bearings for rolling mills(1) from NSK offer greater reliability and longer service life.
CECO Welcomes Consultant Pat Hickey
HOUSTON, Aug. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- CECO Compressor Engineering (CECO) is pleased to welcome Pat Hickey as another Consultant, to the Training & Technical Services team. He will join Randy Anderson by providing knowledge, skills, and expertise to the ever increasingly complex area of automation and controls.
Colibri Resource Corp. Appoints Terry Byberg to its Board of Directors
DIEPPE, NB, Aug. 22, 2019 /CNW/ - (CBI-TSX Venture) Colibri Resource Corporation ("Colibri" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Terrence (Terry) Byberg to its Board of Directors.
Brushless DC Motor Brings Amazing Performance to BorgWarner's New AWD Coupling
AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Aug. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest generation of BorgWarner's all-wheel drive (AWD) coupling has been optimized with a compact brushless direct current (BLDC) motor and highly integrated electronics. The resulting actuator unit has very high durability and weight savings of approximately 15 percent in comparison to a conventional AWD coupling. The lightweight, high performance design has best-in-class response times, torque density and accuracy. As a result, vehicle handling, stability and traction are enhanced. At the core of the coupling is a patented 6-piston centrifugally controlled piston pump that both creates and controls system hydraulic pressure. Now powered by BorgWarner's in-house design of BLDC motor, the latest generation coupling is a key enabler for Eco mode systems due to its high stop/start capability. Motor control algorithms, which enable system optimization, are expected to lead to the introduction of new actuator applications in hybrid and pure electric vehicles.
Laramide Resources Closes Over-Subscribed Equity Financing
GoGold Accelerates Acquisition of Los Ricos Property

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Ritchie Bros. sells US$45+ million of equipment in latest Houston, TX auction
Two-day auction attracts a record 7,250+ bidders from 60 countries; 61% of equipment sold online
Aurion Discovers Extensive New Gold Mineralization at its Launi East Project in Northern Finland
Reminder: Welcome to Husqvarna Group's Capital Markets Day in Huskvarna on September 17, 2019
STOCKHOLM, Aug. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Husqvarna Group invites analysts, investors and media representatives to a Capital Markets Day on September 17 in Huskvarna, Sweden.
Borr Drilling Limited - Paal Kibsgaard Recommended as new Chairman of the Board
OSLO, Norway, Aug. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Borr Drilling has based on the unanimous decision from the nomination committee, decided to recommend Paal Kibsgaard as new Chairman of the Board of Borr Drilling. The election will take place at the annual general meeting to be held on September 27, 2019.
Uranium Participation Corporation Reports Estimated Net Asset Value at July 31, 2019
TSX Trading symbol: U
SQM Reports Earnings For The Second Quarter Of 2019
SANTIAGO, Chile, Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --
Lake Resources NL (ASX:LKE) LKEOB Options commence Trading
Lake Resources NL (ASX:LKE) LKEOB Options attached to the June Placement (approved by shareholders) and the Options attached to the Exercise of Bonus Options in June (expiry date 15 June 2019), commence trading today.
Nova Minerals Ltd (ASX:NVA) CEO Letter to Shareholders
Dear Shareholders, I am writing in order to update you on some of the activities that have been undertaken by Nova Minerals Ltd (ASX:NVA) since my last letter dated 6 August 2018.
Avino Announces Restricted Share Unit and Option Grant
TORONTO, Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (ASM: TSX/NYSE American; GV6: FSE; "Avino" or "the Company") Avino has upon the recommendations of its Compensation Committee, granted an aggregate of 526,000 incentive stock options (the "Stock Options") under its Stock Option Plan, and 1,730,500 Restricted Share Units ("RSUs") under the Restricted Share Unit Plan to its directors, officers, employees and consultants. Both the Stock Option Plan and Restricted Share Unit Plan have been previously approved by shareholders, and no further approval from shareholders is required for these grants.
Rumble Resources Ltd (ASX:RTR) 14 High Priority Targets and New Mineralisation Style
Rumble Resources Limited (ASX:RTR)(FRA:20Z) ("Rumble" or "the Company") is pleased to announce the results of ongoing drill targeting completed at the Braeside-Barramine Project and the results and interpretation of the recently completed drilling program at the Earaheedy Project.
Outlook on the Global High Purity Alumina Market to 2025 - Market Value & Volume Set to Grow at a CAGR of 19.4% & 16.7%, Respectively
DUBLIN, Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --
Hillenbrand Declares Fourth Quarter Dividend of $0.21 Per Share
BATESVILLE, Ind., Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Hillenbrand, Inc. (NYSE: HI) has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.21 per share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable September 30, 2019, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 16, 2019.
Minister Garneau announces government investment in support of Quebec and Ontario steel workers
Government of Canada fulfilling its commitment to protect Canadian steel workers and Canadian interests
Bechtel, U.S. Department of Energy Open Control Room for Radioactive Waste Treatment Plant
RESTON, Va., Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bechtel, the U.S. Department of Energy, and members of Congress this week marked the opening of a 20,000-square foot control facility for a plant that will safely treat millions of gallons of liquid radioactive waste at the historic Hanford Site in Washington state. The milestone marked another step toward starting waste treatment at the Direct-Feed Low-Activity Waste Facility - a seven-story, sports arena-sized plant - and its associated support facilities.
Ball Agrees to Sell its Tinplate Steel Aerosol Packaging Facilities in Argentina
BROOMFIELD, Colo., Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) today announced an agreement to sell its tinplate steel aerosol packaging facilities in Garin and San Luis, Argentina, to Envases del Plata S.A., an Argentinian metal packaging company. The transaction is expected to close later this year and we expect the business will continue to be operated consistent with its successful long-term performance.
Bandsaw Machines Market is Expected to Increase at a CAGR of ~4% Over the Forecast Period of 2019 to 2029 - Future Market Insights
VALLEY COTTAGE, New York, Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldwide sales of bandsaw machines is estimated to total ~ 200 thousand units in 2019, with an estimated increase of ~ 3% year over year, according to the recent research study published by Future Market Insights (FMI). The bandsaw machines market is set for an unwavering growth through 2029, primarily driven by growing focus on effective cutting technologies that promise high functionality for varying applications. However, limitations in terms of producing perfectly-shaped curved edges continues to threaten the relevance, thereby adding new uncertainties to the near-term outlook of bandsaw machines.
Aurion Resources Announces B2Gold Option Exercise on Kutuvuoma and Ahvenjarvi
SNF Investing $US 1.2 Billion Over 3 Years to Meet Polyacrylamide (PAM) Demand
RICEBORO, Ga., Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The last 2 years SNF has added 75,000 MT/yr. powder-grade PAM production capacity globally to match the increased demand for EOR (Enhanced Oil Recovery) applications. By the end of 2020, SNF will add 75,000 MT/yr. more. This 150,000 MT/yr. new capacity is spread across several regions, thus providing easy access to our products.
Zahroof Valves Selected as a Finalist for Houston Business Journal's 2019 Fast 100 Awards
HOUSTON, Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Zahroof Valves, Inc. (ZVI) today announced that it was included in the Houston Business Journal's (HBJ) 2019 Fast 100 Awards, where it is among the top 100 fastest growing privately held companies in Houston, Texas. Last year, ZVI won second place in HBJ's 2018 Fast 100 Awards. The final ranking of the Fast 100 List will be revealed at the awards ceremony on September 26 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Marriott Marquis Houston.
Cement And Concrete Global Market Opportunities And Strategies To 2022
NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cement And Concrete Global Market Opportunities And Strategies To 2022 provides the strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global cement And concrete market.
Great Bear Drills New Shallow High-Grade Gold Zone at Hinge: 30.81 g/t Gold Over 2.50 m Within 7.40 g/t Over 13.20 m and 20.41 g/t Gold Over 2.20 m Within 2.07 g/t Gold Over 29.80 m; Dixie Limb Drilling Intersects 21.54 g/t Gold Over 2.35 m Within 9.68 g/
RNC Minerals Produces 7,873 ounces of gold in July 2019
TORONTO, Aug. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - RNC Minerals (TSX: RNX) ("RNC") is pleased to announce that gold production for the month of July 2019 was 7,873 ounces.
Dr. David Shaw joins Warrior Gold as an Advisor
TORONTO, Aug. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Warrior Gold Inc. (TSX-V - WAR) ("Warrior Gold" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that David A. Shaw, PhD (Structural Geology, Carlton University) has joined the Company as an advisor. In addition to his substantial experience in the field of structural geology, Dr. Shaw has worked extensively in resource project analysis and has significant public company corporate board and committee experience.