A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She holds a Certificate in Editing from Simon Fraser University, which she completed in 2013.
Triton Minerals Ltd. (ASX:TON) announced that through initial diamond drilling on the Nicanda Hill prospect on License 5966 of the Balama North project, it has intersected more “substantial visual evidence” of graphitic mineralization.
GrafTech International Ltd. (NYSE:GTI) announced that it has won a contract to supply advanced material components to NASA’s Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle Launch Abort System (LAS). The LAS is intended to allow Orion’s crew to safely escape during potential launch or ascent emergencies.
Cavan Ventures Inc. (TSXV:CVN) announced that it has acquired the Quebec-based Tetepiska graphite property, which is situated 24 kilometers southwest of Mason Graphite Inc.’s (TSXV:LLG) Lac Guéret graphite project.
Graphite Investing News recently spoke to Simon Moores, data manager at Industrial Minerals, about spherical graphite, the benefits of increased exploration and where prices are headed moving into 2014.
Triton Minerals Ltd. (ASX:TON) announced that after speaking with its joint venture partner, Grafex Ltd., it will take a 60-percent interest in the Balama and Ancuabe graphite projects, located in Mozambique. That’s up from the 49 percent Triton held previously.
CBC News reported that the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has given US$100,000 to a research team from the University of Manchester so that it can develop a “super thin and durable” condom made of latex and graphene. The research will be led by Aravind Vijayaraghavan.
Lincoln Minerals Ltd. (ASX:LML) announced that it has appointed Parsons Brinckerhoff to prepare a Mining Lease Application for the company’s Kookaburra Gully flake graphite project, which is located in South Australia’s Eyre Peninsula region. The company hopes to start full-scale production at the project in 2015.