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Dumont Nickel Mine

Proponent:  Royal Nickel Corp.
Phase:  Regulatory Decision-Making
Environmental Assessment Type:  Comprehensive Study
MPMO Officer:  Sabrina Lachance
Status:  Active/In Progress

Project Details    
Project Name: Dumont Nickel Mine
Proponent Name: Royal Nickel Corp.
Phase: Regulatory Decision-Making
Federal Review Status: Active/In Progress
Sector: Minerals and Metals
Environmental Assessment Type: Comprehensive Study
Project Location: 25 km northwest of the City of Amos in Abitibi-Témiscamingue
Project Description
Royal Nickel Corp.'s proposed Dumont Nickel Mine is a 50 000 to 100 000 tonnes per day nickel mine 60 km northeast of Rouyn-Noranda. The proposal consists of an open pit mine, a tailings pond, access roads, an electrical transmission line, a waste rock storage area, a processing plant, a rail spur line, and related mining infrastructure.