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1 Mar 2016

Looks at investing $1.4B in four local mines
Staff Report News4Nevada.Com
Tuesday, March 01, 2016
Barrick is looking at sinking $1B into a new “Goldrush” underground mine said to contain 8.6 million ounces of gold. It is located in Lander County near Barrick’s Cortez Hills project.
Barrick also announced “pre-feasibility” plans to add a third production shaft at Turquoise Ridge in Humboldt County, develop an underground mine at Cortez after the pit there closes in 2018, and continue to explore a new “Fourmile” discovery that appears geologically similar but even higher-grade than …

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1 Oct 2014

The Humboldt Sun  reported Monday that CEO Jay Chmelauskas of Western Lithium is in high spirits regarding the development of a lithium mine in Nevada.
The permitting for the mine, the development of a German demonstration plant, and the construction of a Reno battery plant are all slated to be completed in the next few years, and all around the same time. The three businesses will likely work together, giving Chmelauskas reason for optimism.

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8 Aug 2014

This workshop is designed for small businesses who are interested in learning more about government contracting programs. It is esigned to help businesses determine whether or not the government should be a part of their target market.
Also learn about the new Nevada Local Emerging Small Business certification—a program that seeks to assist small businesses obtain work with state and local government agencies in Nevada.
Topics will include:
 What does the Government Buy?
 How does the Government Buy?
 Opportunities for Small Businesses
 Certifications and Registrations
 Market Research Tools
 Resources Available to Help
Who should attend?
All business …

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25 Jun 2014

At a meeting on Tuesday June 24th, NV Energy representatives introduced an economic incentives program that is aimed toward new customers in Nevada.
The goal of the program, according to economic development executive Jeff Brigger, is to attract new and expanding businesses to the area by providing discounts on their power needs.
The discounts will amount to nearly 16% of the total cost for power at the beginning of a five-year commitment, and will decrease slightly each year until the end of the agreement, when normal charges will commence.
Users must qualify for …

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23 May 2011

The Winnemucca airport industrial park is located 2.5 miles from Interstate 80 and 6.5 miles from downtown Winnemucca. Currently home to a utility trailer manufacturer and welding fabrication facility, the industrial park has remaining properties available in 32, 10 0r 5 acre parcels or re-parceled lots to meet a variety of needs. Additionally this property is available at little to no cost to companies whose facilities meet the requirements of the city’s Airport Jobs Creation Policy. This location is ready for development and is perfect for …