Feature Article: Azincourt Uranium starts its journey at Patterson Lake

July 25, 2013By adminCEO Blog

Authorised Reprint – July 25th, 2013 Vancouver- There is critical mass building around the Patterson Lake uranium camp in the western reaches of Saskatchewan’s Athabasca Basin, and Vancouver-based junior Azincourt Uranium (TSXV:AAZ) hopes to be the next outfit to bring a significant discovery to market. In late April the company signed a joint-venture agreement with … Read More

The Athabasca Basin Is About To Get Hot

July 24, 2013By adminCEO Blog

In case you missed the press release our partner, Fission Uranium, has started its $6.95 million summer exploration program at Patterson Lake South (PLS), which is host to a major new uranium discovery. What’s more, they have already hit with their first hole – approximately 85 m of mineralization, including 18.93 m of off-scale (>9999cps) as measured … Read More

Azincourt Announces Summer Exploration Program For PLN

July 22, 2013By adminNews Releases

 Saskatoon, SK, July 22, 2013 – AZINCOURT URANIUM INC. (“Azincourt” or “the Company“; TSXV:AAZ), and its Joint Venture partner Fission Uranium Corp. (“Fission”; TSXV:FCU) announces an update for their summer exploration plan at Patterson Lake North (“PLN”) in the Athabasca Basin. The program, budgeted at $0.53m and expected to commence early August, will consist of … Read More

What Constitutes A Good Uranium Grade?

July 9, 2013By adminCEO Blog

  The world average grade for uranium is 0.2% (WNA). It’s not surprising that compared to gold, silver, copper and other ores, even highly profitable uranium grades can sound low. The comparison chart above gives you a good idea of grade value in the uranium sector. Some of the highest uranium grades in the world … Read More

The Athabasca Basin: Home To The World’s Highest-Grade Uranium

July 4, 2013By adminCEO Blog

The Athabasca Basin in the province of Saskatchewan, Canada supplies just over 19% of the world’s uranium. It’s also the leading district for high grade uranium with an average grade ten times above that found elsewhere in the world. Three of the majors have a presence there and in 2011 Rio Tinto spent $654 million … Read More

Fission Uranium: A Closer Look At Our Joint Venture Partner

June 26, 2013By adminCEO Blog

As you know, Azincourt entered into a property option agreement with Fission Uranium on April 29, 2013 allowing us to earn up to a 50-per-cent interest in Fission’s Patterson Lake (PLN) project. The right joint venture can be a superb way of combining teams and resources in order to maximize the end result. With that … Read More

Azincourt Closes Private Placement and Receives TSX Venture Exchange Approval to Option with Fission Uranium

June 19, 2013By adminNews Releases

Vancouver, B.C., June 19, 2013 – Azincourt Resources Inc. (TSXV: AAZ) (the “Company” or “Azincourt”) announces that further to its news releases dated April 30, 2013 and May 15, 2013, the Company has now received TSX Venture Exchange (“Exchange”) approval to: its option agreement with Fission Uranium Corp. (“FCU”) dated April 29, 2013 whereby Azincourt … Read More

Patterson Lake North: 2013 Exploration Plans

June 17, 2013By adminCEO Blog

With a new triple-A management team  and  the right financing in place Azincourt Uranium is now in the process of finalizing exploration plans for Patterson Lake (PLN) in the Athabasca Basin – home to some of the the world’s richest uranium deposits.  Our partner, Fission Uranium, is the operator at PLN and we’re working closely … Read More