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NexGen forges ahead with positive Arrow PFS work

Technical studies in support of a pre-feasibility study (PFS) on NexGen Energy’s (TSX: NXE) basement rock-hosted Arrow deposit, part of the 100%-owned Rook I project, in Saskatchewan’s Athabasca Basin, have returned encouraging results.

Henry Lazenby in Vancouver

Exploration / Development > Resource-definition

NexGen forges ahead with positive Arrow PFS work

Technical studies in support of a pre-feasibility study (PFS) on NexGen Energy’s (TSX: NXE) basement rock-hosted Arrow deposit, part of the 100%-owned Rook I project, in Saskatchewan’s Athabasca Basin, have returned encouraging results.

Henry Lazenby in Vancouver

NexGen forges ahead with positive Arrow PFS work

Warming up now: NexGen's Arrow camp in winter

The Vancouver-based project developer says a bench-scale metallurgical study has produced high-purity uranium oxide, or yellowcake, using peroxide and magnesium oxide to produce a product that meets - and in some cases - exceeds market standards.