Defense Metals Prepares For 2021 Wicheeda Rare Earth Element Deposit Drilling Campaign

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – July 16, 2021: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals”) (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF / FSE:35D) is pleased to announce that it has engaged the services of an experienced British Columbia-based diamond drill pad construction contractor to begin steep-terrain drill pad construction in anticipation of commencing its 2021 Wicheeda Rare Earth […]

Defense Metals Announces CDN$5.0 Million Private Placement Offering with Institutional Investors

Vancouver, British Columbia – May 12, 2021 – Defense Metals Corp. (TSX-V: DEFN) (OTCQB: DFMTF) (FSE: 35D) (“Defense Metals” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a securities purchase agreement for a private placement of its common shares (“Common Shares”) and warrants to purchase common shares (“Warrants”) to institutional investors […]

Defense Metals Provides Pre-Pilot Hydrometallurgy Update, Achieves High Rare Earth Extraction And Impurity Removal From Wicheeda Flotation Concentrate

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – May 11, 2021: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF / FSE:35D) is pleased to provide an update regarding its ongoing pre-pilot hydrometallurgical test work utilizing high-grade rare earth element (REE) mineral concentrate produced during the Company’s highly successful 26-tonne flotation pilot-plant that yielded a mineral concentrate averaging 7.4% NdPr oxide (neodymium-praseodymium)[1]. […]

Defense Metals Receives Hydrometallurgical Pilot Plant Proposal From SGS Canada Inc.

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – April 20, 2021: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals”) (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF / FSE:35D) is pleased to announce that it has received the formal Wicheeda Rare Earth Element (“REE”) Project continuous hydrometallurgical pilot plant proposal from SGS Canada Inc. (“SGS”).  Defense Metals is currently advancing the road accessible Wicheeda Critical […]

Defense Metals Prepares Additional High-Grade Rare Earth Element Concentrate Samples For Evaluation By Leading Global Rare Earths Producers

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – April 12, 2021: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals”) (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF / FSE:35D) is pleased to announce that it has recently been notified by its Asian based advisor Golden Dragon Capital Limited (“GDC“) that is has received requests from two leading global Rare Earth Element (REE) smelting and separator enterprises […]

Defense Metals Retains SRK Consulting (Canada) Inc. to Complete Wicheeda Rare Earth Element Project Economic Scenario Analysis

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – March 30, 2021: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals”) (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF / FSE:35D) is pleased to announce that it has engaged SRK Consulting (Canada) Inc. (“SRK”) to conduct an economic scenario analysis with respect to the Wicheeda Rare Earth Element (REE) Project. Defense Metals is currently advancing the road […]

Defense Metals Prepares High-Grade Rare Earth Element Concentrate Samples For Shipment To Multiple Potential Offtake Partners

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – March 23, 2021: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals”) (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF / FSE:35D) is pleased to announce that it has recently been notified by Welsbach Holdings Pte Ltd. (“Welsbach“) that is has received requests from two interested third-part Rare Earth Element (REE) processors for samples of high-grade REE mineral concentrate for the purposes of evaluation prior to entering discussions with respect to the […]