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.
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.”
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.
Thunderstruck Resources (TSXV:AWE) CEO Bryce Bradley talks about exploring for zinc and copper in Fiji. She says, “We’re really excited about working in Fiji because it has a long history of mining, going back all the way to 1934; no sovereign risk; is very rich in commodities, and highly underexplored. We’re happy to be there.” The Nakoro and Wainaleka zinc-copper projects had prior drilling by Anglo-American in 1976, “which returned high grade zinc grades of up to 12% zinc and up to 2% copper over mineable widths. So our plan is to.. we just picked up these assets in August of 2014, so our plan for 2015 is to drill them, confirm the drill holes, and expand the size of the deposit. We’re quite excited.” adds Ms. Bradley. In 2015, Thunderstruck anticipates additions to its Board of Directors, as well as trenching and a drill program in both projects in Fiji.
Pasinex Resources (CSE:PSE) reported that drilling at its Pinargozu Zinc Mine in Adana province, Turkey, continue to intersect high-grade zinc mineralization ranging between 19.5% up to 36.5% Zn. Mineralization confirmed the continuation of high-grade zinc mineralization to the north east and to the north at Pinargozu,
Thunderstruck Resources Ltd. (TSXV:AWE) is developing a diverse portfolio of mineral properties in the island archipelago of Fiji. The Company’s two flagship properties are the Nakoro and Wainaleka zinc-copper projects located on the main island of Fiji, Viti Levu. Thunderstruck’s Fijian property portfolio covers nearly 4 percent of the main island and also includes the prospective Liwa Creek Gold Project, and Rama Creek copper-gold porphyry.
Trevali Mining Corp. (TSX:TV,OTCQX:TREVF,FWB:4TI) amended its previous agreement with Dundee Securities Ltd. on behalf of a syndicate of underwriters. The Underwriters will now purchase, 30,000,000 common shares of Trevali for gross proceeds of $30,600,000 by way of short form prospectus. The option to purchase an additional 15% of the offering has been granted to the Underwriters. The offering is expected to close on or about June 11, 2015.
Foran Mining (TSXV:FOM) announced that the final three of six infill holes drilled at the Bigstone deposit located west of the McIlvenna property in Saskatchewan. Results from the final three drill holes include: 2.5% Cu over 53.6m (including 4.0% Cu over 12.3m), 2.5% Cu over 58.0m (including 3.8% Cu over 15.3m) and 11.2% Zn over 3.0m, and 15.1% Zn and 778 g/t Ag over 4.8m (including 32.4% Zn and 2,322 g/t Ag over 1.58m).
Trevali Mining Corp. (TSX:TV,OTCQX:TREVF,FWB:4TI) announced an updated resource estimate for its Stratmat Deposit in New Brunswick: Indicated resource of 4.7 million tonnes grading 5.31% zinc, 2.07% lead, 0.41% copper, 48.52 g/t silver and 0.59 g/t gold, and an Inferred resource of 2.40 million tonnes grading 4.76% zinc, 2.07% lead, 0.70% copper, 38.82 g/t silver and 0.42 g/t gold; using a 5% ZnEq cutoff. According to CEO Dr. Mark Cruise, “The resource estimate has successfully increased the Companies confidence in the Stratmat deposit and added significant new tonnage, all very important for the next phase as Trevali advances its growth plans for the Bathurst Mining Camp.”
Regal Resources (CNSX:RGR) reported that it has entered into a letter of intent with Mansa Equity Partners LLC for a 20% direct interest in the Patagonia/Sunnyside project in Arizona. Under the agreement, Mansa Equity Partners will invest US $7.5-million in the Patagonia/Sunnyside project.