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Tungsten Mining is advancing assessment of its flagship Kilba Project in the Gascoyne region of Western Australia, with the aim of making a rapid transition to production. To this end, the Company expects to define a JORC compliant resource during the June quarter 2013 and has already commenced feasibility studies that will continue through to Sept quarter 2013. They expect to be in the position to make a final investment decision in the first quarter of 2014, which likely could result in first WO3 concentrate production as soon as the Sept quarter 2014.
A maiden Resource with the promise of more to come has emerging copper play Ventnor Resources looking forward to a very happy 2013.
Image Resources   Breakaway Research 08-Mar-2013

Breakaway Research looks at Image Resources

Image Resources

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Image Resources is now advancing towards development
of its high grade mineral sand assets delineated within the North Perth Basin.
A resource upgrade at the key Boonanarring deposit (due in Feb 2013) is likely
to further enhance the already robust economics outlined in the scoping study.
Image has now embarked on a ‘bankable’ feasibility study with first production
targeted for late 2014
Or should Australian Resources companies continue to build larger mining projects in an effort to keep major investors and mining analysts happy?
The RIU Explorers Conference   RIU 08-Mar-2013

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Horseshoe Metals   Breakaway Research 08-Mar-2013

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Horseshoe Metals

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Horseshoe Metals (ASX:HOR) is currently conducting an extensive drilling program over its two projects, Horseshoe Lights and Kumarina, in order to further define and expand its copper-gold resources.  With a growing resource base and an experienced management team, this well-funded exploration company is looking to rapidly transition to production over the next few years.
AusAmerican   Wally Graham 08-Mar-2013

Developing a neglected yet potentially exceptional copper-gold-silver project has momentarily shifted the focus of Perth-based Australian-American Mining Corporation.

New Board, New Project, New Focus

AusAmerican

Wally Graham   
AusAmerican (ASX: AIW) was founded in 2006 on a suite of advanced United States uranium
projects in New Mexico and Nevada.
TNG Limited   Breakaway Research 08-Mar-2013

Breakaway Research TNG Limited

TNG Limited

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Following on from our 'initiation of coverage' released in October 2012, TNG continues to make steady progress within its portfolio of exploration projects.  Recently, TNG completed reconnaissance field work and drill programs targeting five 'high priority' electro-magnetic (EM) targets at Mount Hardy.  Surface copper mineralisation is extensive over 4km of strike and early drill results indicate copper mineralisation found at surface at all prospects in the area extend at depth.  Assays are still pending from six holes.  An extensive exploration program is planned for 2013 as Mount Hardy has significant potential to host multiple copper VMS base metal deposits.
Sheffield Resources   Breakaway Research 08-Mar-2013

Breakaway Research Sheffield Resources

Sheffield Resources

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Sheffield's Thunderbird prospect has shaped up to be a 'top tier' mineral sands deposit of global significance.  Although a 1.37 Bn tonne resources has been defined in just 15 months since Sheffield took control of the tenements, there is still further exploration upside as the resource iss till open in most directions.  Metallurgical test work is now underway which will pave the way for a scoping study set to commence in Q2 2013.
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Empire Resources   Breakaway Research 08-Mar-2013

Breakaway Research: Empire Resources

Empire Resources

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An ongoing drilling campaign at the 'A Zone' prospect is likely to lead to a maiden JORC resource in the coming months. Reinterpretation of geophysical data has identified two new drilling targets between the Just Desserts deposit and A Zone.  If this area is mineralised, it would significantly enhance the economics of the project. The acquisition of the Point Kidman gold project, near Laverton, was done so under highly attractive terms and provides a prospective early stage gold exploration project.
Corazon Mining   Wally Graham 08-Mar-2013

Corazon Mining maintains nickel focus amid new acquisitions

Corazon Mining

Wally Graham  
While continuing to develop its Lynn Lake nickel asset in Canada, Corazon took advantage of opportunistic market conditions in 2012 to add new, quality projects to its portfolio.
Target Energy   Breakaway Research 08-Mar-2013

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Target Energy

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Target Energy has now proven its oil and gas exploration strategy within the prolific Permian Basin. A  roll out of the strategy is likely to lead to significant oil and gas production increases and a re-rating of the company valuation.