This feasibility study was published in 2013 for Matamec Explorations, Inc. which QPM acquired in 2018.  No updates have been made since that time and QPM continues to make it available for reference purposes only. 

  Feasibility Study

Location and Access

  • 50 km east of Temiscaming in southwestern QuĂ©bec,
  • 90 km northeast of North Bay, Ontario, and 140 km south of Rouyn-Noranda – NTS 31K15

Surface Area

Total of 36 km2 – 73 claims, (43 km2), 68% owned with no royalties.

  • Kipawa 22 claims – 13 km2
  • Zeus 51 claims – 30 km2

Historical reserves of 19.8Mt @ 0.411% TREO

High concentration of TERBIUM & DYSPROSIUM representing most of the ECONOMIC VALUE

Three enriched horizons within the “SYENITE COMPLEX” which contain primarily HEAVY RARE EARTH OXIDES

Drilling totals 293 drill holes (24,571 m) and was used to prepare 2013 feasibility study

Block model