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Time for change at Uranium One


15 May 2015

Uranium One expects to complete restructuring the operations of its Toronto head office, including the relocation of major functions to Moscow, by the middle of 2015. The company is now under the leadership of CEO Feroz Ashraf.

Energy Fuels clear to continue Canyon mine operations

Uranium and Fuel

09 April 2015

Canyon_head_frame_(Energy_Fuels)_48The USA's largest conventional uranium producer has won a court battle to continue with mine development and uranium production at the Canyon mine - a permitted high-grade uranium deposit located in northern Arizona.

Canadian mills implement lessons learned from dust release

Uranium and Fuel

20 March 2015

Key_Lake_(Cameco)_48Canada's two operating uranium mills must complete a series of actions to review lessons learned from unplanned releases of uranium dust at the Key Lake mill earlier this year.

Denison focuses on Wheeler River

Uranium and Fuel

08 May 2015

Denison Mining plans to follow up actively winter exploration work to expand the highly prospective Gryphon zone after the discovery of a new zone of uranium mineralization at the Wheeler River project in Canada.

Namibia commissions demonstration uranium plant

Uranium and Fuel

26 March 2015

Etango_HLDP_opening_(Bannerman)_48Bannerman Resources has officially opened a heap leach demonstration plant at the Etango uranium project in Namibia.

South Australia commission starts work

Nuclear Policies

19 March 2015

A first-of-a-kind Royal Commission investigating South Australia's potential participation in the nuclear fuel cycle has formally commenced. Meanwhile Queensland's threat to reinstate a ban on uranium mining has been greeted as an opportunity by Western Australia.