2016 Winter Drilling Results at Amex's Perron Property 2016-06-29
MONTREAL, CANADA--(Marketwired - June 29, 2016) - Amex Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AMX) ("Amex") is pleased to announce that Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (TSX:AEM)(NYSE:AEM) ("Agnico Eagle") has recently informed Amex of the 2016 winter drilling results at Amex's Perron property as scheduled (see PR-2016-05-16). This winter work program consisted of nine drill holes (with two others holes, ie # 163-16-025 and -032, that were abandoned due to poor ground condition) totalling 4,646 metres followed by eight downhole PULSE-EM (in holes # 163-16-024, -026, -028 to -031 and -033 to -034; results and interpretation still pending). A total of 1,368 samples were taken and analysed for their metal content (Au, Ag, Cu, Zn) and 141 others were analysed for lithogeochemistry. This latest phase of drilling program was to test the Normetal Mine Horizon over a strike length of approximately 3.5 km and also the target area located approximately 700 metres to the south inside the Beaupré Bloc. Table 1 reports the best drill holes intersects.
2016 Winter Drilling Program Completed at Amex's Perron Property 2016-05-16
MONTREAL, CANADA--(Marketwired - May 16, 2016) - Amex Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AMX) has been informed by Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd (TSX AEM)( NYSE:AEM) "Agnico Eagle" that it has completed its winter exploration program on Amex 100% owned Perron Property as planned and announced in January 2016 (see PR2016-01-25). The Perron project is located approximately 8 km northwest of the village of Normetal, and approximately 110 kilometers North of the town of Rouyn-Noranda in the Abitibi region of Quebec.
Amaruq, Canada: 32m (true width) grading 8.8g/t Au from 289m depth (AMQ16-601) 2016-04-29
Agnico Eagle to Begin Winter Drilling at Amex's Perron Property 2016-01-26
MONTREAL, CANADA--(Marketwired - Jan. 26, 2016) - Amex Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AMX) is pleased to announce that Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd (NYSE:AEM)(TSX:AEM) "Agnico Eagle" has initiated a new phase of exploration works on Amex 100% owned Perron Property following the recently announced amended option agreement (see PR2015-12-22). This phase of work consists of 9 proposed drill holes totalling about 4700 meters of drilling with combined down hole pulseEM geophysical surveys on two defined target areas.
Agnico Eagle and Amex Exploration Admending the Perron Option Agreement Dated June 2013 2015-12-22
MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Dec. 22, 2015) - Amex Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:AMX) ("Amex" or the "Corporation") is reporting that it has signed with Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM)(TSX:AEM), ("Agnico") a third amendment to the option agreement dated June 21, 2013 (as amended, the "Option Agreement") which provides for Agnico to earn a 51% interest in the Perron property (see PR2013-06-21).
General 2015-05-10The Kittila underground mine in northern Finland is extracting one of the largest known gold deposits in Europe. Kittila achieved commercial production on May 1, 2009, becoming Agnico Eagle's first mine to open outside of Canada. Open-pit mining at Kittila was completed in November 2012; Kittila is now an underground-only operation. An expansion project is underway to increase the throughput capacity at the mine by 750 tonnes/day, starting in the second half of 2015.
Nearby Location News
Rupert Resources Ltd.: Last Drilling Results from Summer Program Intersect 14.6 g/t Gold Over 4.1 Meters at Pahtavaara 2016-09-20
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 20, 2016) - Rupert Resources Ltd. ("Rupert" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:RUP) announces that it has received the last drill results of its first exploration campaign on the permitted Pahtavaara gold mine in Northern Finland, which the Company recently exercised its option to acquire (see the Company's August 30, 2016 press release).
Rupert Reports 432 g/t Gold Over 1 Meters and 7.3 g/t Gold Over 4 Meters From Recent Program at Pahtavaara; Exploration Drilling Resumes 2016-09-08
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 8, 2016) - Rupert Resources Ltd. ("Rupert" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:RUP) carried out a summer drilling and exploration campaign on the permitted Pahtavaara gold mine in Northern Finland and last week exercised its option to acquire the mine, mill and exploration permits (see the Company's March 17, 2016, June 9, 2016 and Aug 30, 2016 press releases).
Rupert Resources Exercises Purchase Option on the Pahtavaara Gold Mine in Lapland, Finland 2016-08-31
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 30, 2016) - Rupert Resources Ltd. ("Rupert" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:RUP), is pleased to announce that it has exercised its option to acquire the Pahtavaara gold mine, mill and exploration permits in Lapland, Finland.
Rupert Intersects 32 g/t Gold Over 5 Meters at Pahtavaara Gold Project During Option Period Exploration Program 2016-07-20
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 20, 2016) - Rupert Resources Ltd. ("Rupert" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:RUP), as previously announced, is carrying out a drilling and exploration campaign on the permitted Pahtavaara gold mine in Northern Finland, over which it has a six month purchase option (see the Company's March 17, 2016 and June 9, 2016 press releases).
Mawson to Drill 1,000 Base of Till Holes at the Rajapalot Gold Project in Finland 2016-07-12
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - July 12, 2016) - Mawson Resources Limited ("Mawson") or (the "Company") (TSX:MAW)(FRANKFURT:MXR)(OTC PINK:MWSNF) announces details for the summer exploration program at the 100% owned Rompas-Rajapalot gold project in Northern Finland.