Pia serves as a bridge between sales, clients, and the development team, ensuring that products are delivered on time and on spec. Since moving to Vancouver in 2005, she has been in project and client account management roles, including running web and print campaigns from inception to completion. She was the first production manager at Dig Media in 2008; she left briefly, but rejoined the company in 2011. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of the Philippines.
Quaterra Resources (TSXV:QTA,OTCMKTS:QTRRF,FWB:QR2) President & CEO Steven Dischler spoke to the Investing News Network about the Yerington, Nevada copper projects. He says that investors should watch out for the following catalysts in 2015, “We’re going to be commencing drilling on the Bear Deposit, which is a known mineralized area in our district. It’s a very large system, has historic drilling in it, and part of a big district. We want to begin drilling in the third quarter of this year – July or August – shortly. We’re also doing some exploratory geophysical work on our ground there. We’d be presenting our drill results as we get them, through next year, and then lastly, we want to finish the sale of our Nieves Silver Project in Mexico. We entered into an agreement back in December of 2014 for the sale of that and the payments are coming in over the next 12 months.”
Foran Mining Corporation (TSXV:FOM) CEO Patrick Soares provided an update on the Company’s milestones and catalysts for the remainder of 2015. Mr. Soares reported, “Having completed a PEA at McIlvenna Bay, we saw the opportunity to do what we’ve been telling other people. We believe that the Hanson Lake Camp where McIlvenna Bay is located – we’ve got a lot of property there – and we believe, like Flin Flon itself, that this is a mining camp.”
Nevada Copper Corp. (TSX:NCU) announced that Mr. James Askew has been appointed to the Board of Directors. Mr. Askew s currently the Chairman of Oceanagold Corporation and Syrah Resources, as well as a Director of Evolution Mining and Asian Mineral Resources.
Source Exploration Corp. (TSXV:SOP,FWB:4QW) released preliminary metallurgical test work results from the Las Minas gold-silver-copper project in Veracruz State, Mexico. Results indicating recoveries of 95% copper, 89% gold and 84% silver, which included flotation testing and was undertaken by ALS Metallurgy of Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada.
Copper North Mining Corp. (TSXV:COL) announced the completion of the second and final tranche of its non-brokered private placement for additional gross proceeds of $512,001 consisting of 8,533,350 flow-through shares at a price of $0.06 per flow-through share and a total of 1,881,300 Units at a price of $0.06 per Unit for additional gross proceeds of $112,878.
Western Copper and Gold (TSX:WRN) reported that the following were elected to its Board of Directors during the Company’s Annual General Meeting last June 24: Dale Corman, Robert Gayton, Archie Lang, David Williams and Klaus Zeitler. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP was also re-elected as auditors of the Company. Western Copper and Gold also provided an update on activities at the Casino Project: engineering aspects are being moved forward, as well as financing options.
Nevada Copper Corp. (TSX:NCU) reported additional results from its diamond drilling program on the North and South open pit deposits at the Pumpkin Hollow project in Nevada. Drill hole NC15-11 intersected the largest zone,:116.3 meters true thickness averaging 0.53% copper, which is a higher grade and thicker than adjacent holes. Nevada Copper also reported that underground drilling began in the last week of May, with 7,900 meters of delineation and development drilling planned; and drilling in the South pit area for the bulk sample for iron metallurgical test work has been completed with assays pending.
Quaterra Resources (TSXV:QTA,OTCMKTS:QTRRF,FWB:QR2) reported that it proposed to extend the expiry date of 29,810,000 share purchase from September 13, 2016, to September 13, 2018. According to CEO Steven Dischler, the extension ” provides additional time to warrant holders who supported our company through a private placement during recent turbulent financial markets”.
Avrupa Minerals (TSXV:AVU) has signed an option agreement with Lowell Copper Ltd. (TSXV:JDL) for the exploration of the Alvito iron-oxide-copper-gold project in southern Portugal. Under the agreement, Lowell Copper can earn up to 80% interest in the project by incurring total exploration expenditures of US$4.4 million and completing a pre-feasibility study over 8 years.
Foran Mining (TSXV:FOM) announced plans to being metallurgical studies on the Bigstone deposit in Saskatchewan, southwest of the McIlvenna Bay deposit. These plans are based on positive results from the 2015 winter drill campaign, and include logging and sampling of historic drill core, combined with further geological interpretation.