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Walford Creek

May 25, 2021
Exploration, mining and processing briefs

Exploration, mining and processing briefs

Updates from Centrex Metals, Zenith Minerals, Ausmex, Aeon Metals, Pure Hydrogen and State Gas in this week’s exploration, mining and processing briefs. Mencel takes the helm at Centrex The company behind the Ardmore phosphate project in North-West Queensland has a new chief executive officer. Robert Mencel is an engineering and mining executive with more than… This content is for iQ Indust...

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Apr 16, 2021
Aeon about-face on Walford Creek processing

Aeon about-face on Walford Creek processing

Aeon Metals has dumped its previous processing strategy for Walford Creek, sending prefeasibility work for the copper-cobalt mine on a new trajectory. It comes after an independent review of the key metallurgical elements of the Walford Creek prefeasibility study (PFS), initiated by interim chief executive officer and managing director Fred Hess. Dr Hess, previously a… This content is for i...

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Oct 30, 2020
Sun Cable to power Walford Creek mining operation

Sun Cable to power Walford Creek mining operation

Aeon Metals is turning to the sun to power its proposed Walford Creek copper-cobalt project in North-West Queensland. The company has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Sun Cable to provide an energy solution for the operation. Sun Cable has been hitting the headlines for its $22 billion plan to build the world’s largest… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil, iQ G...

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Sep 25, 2020
More time to tweak Walford Creek cobalt process

More time to tweak Walford Creek cobalt process

Aeon Metals has stretched out the timing for its Walford Creek pre-feasibility study to allow further work focused on cobalt extraction. The company said metallurgical and process workstreams were now welladvanced in the PFS for the North-West Queensland copper-cobalt project. The front-end flowsheet design to produce copper, zinc and lead concentrates has proceeded well and… This content i...

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Dec 16, 2019
Cash on the table to move Walford Creek forward

Cash on the table to move Walford Creek forward

Walford Creek copper- cobalt mine proponent Aeon Metals says it has received a raft of funding proposals. It comes as the company prepares to release an updated mineral resource estimate for the project, 350km north-west of Mount Isa, this week. “While the Indicative Funding Proposals remain non-binding, and there is no certainty that funding will… This content is for iQ Industry Quee...

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Nov 22, 2019
Updates may upscale Aeon’s Walford Creek plans

Updates may upscale Aeon’s Walford Creek plans

Aeon Metals expects to produce an updated resource estimate for the Walford Creek copper-cobalt project this quarter after wrapping up drilling for 2019. Results announced this week showed continuity of mineralisation in the Amy zone and Marley/Vardy deposits at the project, 350km north-west of Mount Isa. The latest findings are expected to bring added shine… This content is for iQ Industry...

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