April 2015

Placements Appalache (1966) Ltée to run a Feasibility Study for its Baie Johan-Beetz Ultrapure Hydrothermal Quartz Deposit on the territory covered by the Plan Nord

Placements Appalache (1966) Ltd (PAL) announces it will run a Feasibility Study to put in operation its Ultrapure Hydrothermal Quartz Deposit situated above the 50th parallel at Baie Johan-Beetz, Quebec, Canada. PAL is in the process of creating a short list of consultants who would be interested in providing a proposal to supply their services which will cover actual market conditions & trends, together with latest available technologies.

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The Quebec government unveils The Plan Nord toward 2035, 2015-2020 Action Plan.

Montreal , April 8, 2015

Premier of Quebec, Philippe Couillard, and the Minister of Energy and Natural Resources, Minister responsible for the Plan Nord and Minister responsible for the Côte-Nord region , Pierre Arcand, have today unveiled the Plan Nord 2035 , the 2015-2020 action plan.

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January 2015

Montreal - 2015-01-23

French society ITHPP - Alcen and Canadian society Placements Apalache (1966 ) Ltd. announced  that they will make a collaborative development during the next upcoming months to create a new system of extraction and processing of quartz using only electrical pulses. This system will have a lower environmental footprint, lower operation cost and will bring a safer work environment for the workers by removing explosives and crushers normally used in conventional extractions.


According to ITHPP, this will allow "PAL to have a competitive advantage over competitors and will position the company as an innovation leader in terms of process on the entire operation. (translated from french)"