|Aug 15, 2013 |
Trevali commences concentrate production at Santander Mine
Merit continues to provide construction management services in the form of project controls, scheduling and electrical commissioning support at the tail end of this Lead-Zinc project.
|Jul 02, 2013 |
AQM Copper Announces Mitsubishi Materials Investment in Zafranal
Merit is very pleased to have been intimately involved in managing the PEA for the Zafranal Project in Peru, and preparing the way for the next step in the process of developing AQM property.
|Jun 20, 2013 |
Santander Zinc-Lead-Silver Mine Update
"Merit, as Construction Managers, are currently working on the commissioning of the Santander Zinc-Lead-Silver Mine in west-central Peru and expects to be complete over the next few weeks. This 2,000-tonne-per-day (tpd) processing/concentrate plant is a combination of a relocated plant, provided by Glencore, with new elements."
|Jun 20, 2013 |
Ontario Graphite Restart Project
"Merit have started work as the nominated Construction Managers for the refurbishment and re-commissioning of the Kearney Graphite Mine in Ontario, owned by Ontario Graphite, for the production of about 20,000 tonnes per year of natural, large flake, high carbon graphite concentrate."
|Jun 20, 2013 |
Avanti Announces Offtake Agreement With ThyssenKrupp
As the Kitsault Molybdenum Project moves towards construction Merit, as the nominated Construction Managers, has been working with Avanti to identify early works, potential construction relationships and preparing for the work to start.
|Jun 20, 2013 |
Chairman's AGM Statement
Merit has been working diligently with EMED on the pre-construction work required to bring the Rio Tinto copper mine back into production. To this end, our team on the ground and I Vancouver have developed the detailed estimate and schedule as well as the Project Execution Plan. Engineering and construction packages have been identified are in various stages of development for issuing to the market place.
|Jun 20, 2013 |
Colossus Minerals Provides Development Update
Merit continues with construction management services on this 1,000 tpd Serra Pelada gold-platinum-palladium Mine.
|Apr 23, 2013 |
Merit E-Newsletter April 2013
|Apr 22, 2013 |
Selwyn Resources Announces Resignation of A. Jay Collins as a Director
Selwyn Resources Ltd. (SWN.TSX-V) ("Selwyn" or the "Company") announces that it has accepted the resignation of Mr. A. Jay Collins as a director of the Company.
|Apr 10, 2013 |
Rainy River Resources Completes Feasibility Study: Establishes Intermediate Production Profile with 4.0 Million Ounces of Gold in Proven and Probable Reserves
Merit congratulates Rainy River on the release of their Feasibility Study. Merit as part of the Feasibility Study development team looking after the project capital cost estimate ("CCE") for construction and the project execution plan and developed the FS construction schedule.
|Mar 28, 2013 |
Colossus Minerals provided Development Update
Merit continues with the Construction Management of the Serra Pelada project. The various phases of the process plant construction, along with respective percentages are provided in the news release.
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|Mar 20, 2013 |
Avanti Receives Environmental Approval from British Columbia for Kitsault Molybdenum Project
Merit Consultants have been awarded the Construction Management services for the Kitsault Moly Project.
|Mar 05, 2013 |
Jay Collins appears on BNN at PDAC
Topic: Capex Calamities
|Mar 05, 2013 |
Jay Collins' Special Commentary to the Northern Miner on "Cost Over-runs on Capital Development" continues with Part III in a series "Do You Remember When?"
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|Feb 07, 2013 |
Colossus Minerals' Development Remains On Schedule for Initial Production In Second Half of 2013
Merit Consultants has been providing construction management consulting services on the Serra Pelada project in Brazil.
|Jan 25, 2013 |
Tyhee Awards Final Engineering Contract and Initiates Peer Review of Feasibility Study Capex
Merit is working with Tyhee on a high level review of the capital cost estimate as well as the strategy moving forward.
|Jan 22, 2013 |
Making the Grade - Interview with Colossus Minerals's Claudio Mancuso, President & CEO
Merit Consultants is currently providing Construction Management services to Colossus on the Serra Pelada Project in Brazil.
|Dec 12, 2012 |
AQM Copper Releases Positive Preliminary Economic Assessment for the Zafranal Copper Gold Project
Merit Consultants International Inc. provided review services of the CAPEX for the Preliminary Economic Assessment for the Zafranal Copper Gold Project
|Nov 15, 2012 |
Labrador Iron Mines says it remains viable if higher ore prices are sustained
Merit was involved with the construction management of the Labrador Iron Mines Phase 3 plant during 2012, and is involved with the development of the pre-construction work required for the Houston Project in preparation for work to potentially start in 2013.
|Nov 14, 2012 |
Financing for the Proyecto Rio Tinto Restart, Spain
Merit have been working extensively with EMED to develop the strategy, estimated costs and schedule for re-starting the Rio Tinto plant in Spain. An exhaustive review of the existing facilities combined with re-engineering has led to a two stage development programme that Merit is continuing to play an integral role at site and through their Vancouver office.
|Nov 12, 2012 |
Colossus Minerals - Serra Pelada Project - Update
Merit Consultants International Inc. is responsible for overseeing construction of the processing plant and DRA International is responsible for engineering. Construction of the processing plant is expected to be completed in the first half of 2013.
|Nov 06, 2012 |
Trevali enters into a US$20-million working capital facility with Glencore International for Santander Mine
Merit are continuing as the Construction Managers on the Santander Project in Peru, for Trevali Mining. Construction is at a peak as it transitions into the mechanical and electrical phases of the work.
|Sep 25, 2012 |
Copper Fox Reports the Status of the Schaft Creek Feasibility Study - Merit Consultants to Perform Peer Review.
Merit Consultants International Inc. of Vancouver, British Columbia has been contracted by Copper Fox to perform a peer review of the Feasibility Study. Merit has been providing Project and Cost Management services to the mining sector on both domestic an
|Sep 24, 2012 |
Selwyn Resources Appoints Directors to Its Board
Selwyn Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SWN) ("Selwyn") is pleased to announce that Jay A. Collins and Mark A. Lettes have been appointed to the Board of Directors of Selwyn. Harlan Meade said, "I am pleased to welcome Jay and Mark to the Selwyn Board and look forward to working with them. Their experience in the mining industry and project financing will provide valuable insight as the Company advances its core mine development projects."
|Sep 12, 2012 |
Trevali's Santander Mine construction nears completion
Merit Consultants International Inc. continues to supervise construction of the 2,000 tonne-per-day (tpd) Processing Plant by Cempro Tech S.A., a Lima based specialist construction firm, on behalf of the Santander Project Development Team (a joint development between Trevali and Glencore International).
Construction of the Plant is progressing: the mills are installed, the flotation building erected and the flotation cells are installed, crusher and zinc and lead thickener foundations completed, new steel for mill and crusher buildings is on site and is being erected and the crushers are being installed, tailings dam sealing is ongoing and mineral stockpile preparation is advanced.