The principal nickel asset of the Company is its wholly-owned Araguaia
nickel project ('Araguaia
Project' or 'Araguaia
'), located in Para State in Brazil.
His world class expertise in metallurgical processing, especially in the nickel arena, will be invaluable to us as we progress the Araguaia
Nickel Project towards the feasibility stage.
of Horizonte said, "This is excellent news for the Company and we are delighted that our target tonnage has been achieved with this new resource estimate at Araguaia
Porém, em função da falta de estações fluviométricas dos principais afluentes do Araguaia
, como rio Crixás e rio Peixe, entre outros, os quais se juntam ao Araguaia
entre Aruanã e Luís Alves e incrementam em 34,5% sua área de drenagem, este valor pode ser tomado como conservativo/mínimo.
Horizonte Minerals Plc, said the highlights include : Metallurgical test project has now reached completion and has confirmed the suitability of the traditional Rotary Kiln Electric Furnace process for the treatment of the Araguaia
Nickel ore to produce ferronickel; RKEF process is a proven 6 decade old technology with 19 facilities operational across the world at present; Studies established operational conditions suitable for both the kiln and electric furnace in an RKEF operation data will feed into a Pre Feasibility Study to be conducted in the latter half of this year; A market study implemented for Horizonte by CRU Strategies shows that the targeted grade for Araguaia
ferronickel product meets the demands of stainless steel plants.
81 holes (2,653 metres) of the infill drill programme completed to date (commenced on 18 September 2012) targeting the Jacutinga, Vila Oito, Vila Oito East and Pequizeiro West targets at Araguaia
A existência de diferentes tipologias vegetais na planície aluvial do rio Araguaia
apresenta padrão de distribuição que está determinado pela dinâmica fluvial do canal e o tipo de sedimentos que caracterizam as unidades morfossedimentares da planície.
Diamond drilling on the Araguaia
Nickel Project continues with three diamond drills.
This is an important step for the Company and forms part of our development plan to monetise our gold projects and allow us to focus on developing our 100% owned Araguaia
nickel project in Brazil.
today announced that it has discovered two new significant nickel deposits on its Araguaia
Nickel Laterite properties in the Para State of northern Brazil.
Fast-tracking development of flagship Araguaia
nickel project0x20in northern Brazil towards Pre Feasibility - major milestones achieved during nine months to 31 September0x20 2012
Phytoplankton community of floodplain lakes of the Araguaia
River, Brazil, in the rainy and dry seasons.
This has been an excellent year of progress for Horizonte, which has seen the Company advance its flagship 100% owned Araguaia
nickel project, located south of the Carajas Mineral district in northern Brazil, into one of the leading nickel development projects in the country.
TORONTO, March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Horizonte Minerals plc, (TSX:HZM, AIM:HZM)('Horizonte' or 'the Company') the exploration and development company focused in Brazil,is pleased to announce positive results from the preliminary metallurgical testwork, from both pyrometallurgical and hydrometallurgical testing, for its flagship 100% owned Araguaia
Nickel Project ('Araguaia
') located south of the Carajas Mineral District of Northern Brazil.
23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Horizonte Minerals plc, (TSX:HZM, AIM:HZM)("Horizonte" or "the Company") the exploration and development company focused in Brazil,announces that it has filed on SEDAR a Technical Report entitled "Geology and Mineral Resources of the Araguaia
Nickel Project, NI 43-101 Technical Report", (23 February, 2012) for its flagship 100% owned Araguaia
Nickel Project ('Araguaia
') located in the Carajas Mineral District of Northern Brazil.