Defense Metals Pre-Pilot Hydrometallurgy Testing Yields 97.3% Rare Earth Element Extraction From Wicheeda Flotation Concentrate

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – February 16, 2021: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals”) (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF / FSE:35D) is pleased to announce that it has received additional pre-pilot hydrometallurgical test work utilizing high-grade rare earth element (REE) mineral concentrate produced during Defense Metals’ highly successful 26-tonne flotation pilot-plant that yielded a mineral concentrate averaging 7.4% NdPr oxide (neodymium-praseodymium)[1]. The road […]

Defense Metals Engages Welsbach Holdings Pte. Ltd. to Advance the Wicheeda Rare Earth Elements Project

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – February 11, 2021:Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals”) (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF / FSE:35D) is pleased to announce that it has engaged Welsbach Holdings Pte Ltd. (“Welsbach”) to assist in building awareness for its Wicheeda Rare Earth Element (REE) Property (“Wicheeda”), providing physical product market research, introductions to supply chain […]

Defense Metals Receives Wicheeda REE Property LiDaR Survey Results

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – February 1, 2021: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals”) (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF / FSE:35D) is pleased to announce that it has received final property-wide high-resolution airborne LiDaR (Light Detection and Ranging) survey results for its 1,708 hectare (4,220 acre) Wicheeda Rare Earth Element (REE) Property (“Wicheeda”) near Prince George, British […]

DEFENSE METALS CORP. AND SRC INVESTIGATE XRT AMMENABILITY OF WICHEEDA RARE EARTH ELEMENT MINERALIZATION

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – January 13, 2021: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: DEFN/ DFMTF: OTCQB / 35D: FSE) is pleased to announce that it has commissioned the Saskatchewan Research Council (“SRC”) to complete an X-Ray Transmission (“XRT”) sorting amenability study with respect to mineralized feed sourced from its 1,708 hectare (4,220 acre) Wicheeda […]

DEFENSE METALS CORP. RECEIVES ADDITIONAL FUNDS FROM THE EXERCISE OF WARRANTS TO FUND A PRELIMINARY ECONOMIC ASSESSMENT AND OTHER CORPORATE PURPOSES

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – December 22, 2020: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: DEFN/ DFMTF: OTCQB / 35D: FSE) is pleased to announce that 3,157,828 warrants with an exercise price of $0.20 were exercised and the remaining unexercised warrants with an expiry date of December 21, 2020 have expired. The proceeds of […]

DEFENSE METALS APPOINTS JAMIE SPRATT AS STRATEGIC ADVISOR

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – December 2, 2020: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: DEFN/ DFMTF: OTCQB / 35D: FSE) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jamie Spratt as a Strategic Advisor to the Company. Mr. Spratt is Principal at Walmsley Capital Inc., a focused mining corporate finance and advisory business […]

DEFENSE METALS CORP. INITIATES PRE-PILOT HYDROMETALLURGICAL OPTIMIZATION FOR ITS RARE EARTH ELEMENTS PROJECT

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – November 23, 2020: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: DEFN/ DFMTF: OTCQB / 35D: FSE) is pleased to announce that it has commissioned SGS Canada Inc. (“SGS”) to complete additional pre-pilot hydrometallurgical test work utilizing high-grade rare earth element (REE) mineral concentrate produced during the Company’s highly successful 26 tonne flotation […]

Defense Metals Advances Baseline Environmental, Completes Meteorological Station Install and LiDaR Survey at Wicheeda REE Property

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – November 18, 2020: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals”) (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF / FSE:35D) is pleased to announce that as part of its ongoing baseline environmental monitoring program (see Defense Metals News Release dated  July 8, 2020) it has recently completed meteorological station installation, stream flow monitoring, and a property-wide high […]

Defense Metals Applauds Planned Advancement of North American REE Supply Chain with Fortress-MP Materials Merger

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – November 16, 2020: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals”) (TSX-V:DEFN / OTCQB:DFMTF / FSE:35D) is pleased to announce that on Friday November 13, 2020, Fortress Value Acquisition Corp. (“FVAC”) held a special meeting to consider the previously announced business combination with MP Materials (“MP Materials”). MP Materials is the owner […]

DEFENSE METALS CORP. CLOSES PRIVATE PLACEMENT FINANCING

News Release – Vancouver, British Columbia – October 30, 2020: Defense Metals Corp. (“Defense Metals” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: DEFN/ DFMTF: OTCQB / 35D: FSE) is pleased to announce that further to its news release on October 27, 2020, it has closed a non-brokered private placement of 2,525,000 units (each a “Unit”) for gross proceeds of $505,000 (the “Private Placement”). As […]