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  • General 2015-05-10
    The Gunnison Property, 2,461 hectares in size, is located 65 miles southeast of Tucson Arizona within the copper porphyry belt. The towns of Benson and Wilcox are located nearby and can provide skilled labour for the Gunnison Project. The property is ideally located with access to electrical power on the property, previously developed infrastructure, and supported by an abundant water supply. The Gunnison Property neighbours several other copper mining developments because it is located within the porphyry belt for copper.

Related News

  • Excelsior Hires Project Manager for Gunnison Copper Project 2016-07-21

    VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - July 21, 2016) - Excelsior Mining Corp. (TSX VENTURE: MIN) (FRANKFURT: 3XS) (OTCQX: EXMGF) ("Excelsior" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the immediate appointment of Robert Washnock to the position of Project Manager for the Gunnison Copper Project in Arizona. Mr. Washnock will work with Excelsior's management team to help plan and organize all aspects of the Gunnison Copper Project, including mine design, procurement, construction, start-up and commissioning; he will also assist management with the care and maintenance operations at the Johnson Camp Mine (JCM). He has direct experience with in-situ copper recovery mining, and his hiring comes as Excelsior prepares for the anticipated commencement of commercial production in 2018.

  • Excelsior Fully Integrates Johnson Camp Production Facility 2016-05-12

    VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - May 12, 2016) - Excelsior Mining Corp. (TSX VENTURE: MIN) (FRANKFURT: 3XS) (OTCQX: EXMGF) ("Excelsior" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Johnson Camp Mine ("JCM") has been fully integrated into the Company and will provide the initial copper production facilities for the Gunnison Copper Project, expected to start in 2018. This news release provides an update on initiatives that have been completed or are underway with respect to JCM.

  • Excelsior Files Updated Prefeasibility Study 2016-03-29

    VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - March 29, 2016) - Excelsior Mining Corp. (TSX VENTURE: MIN) (FRANKFURT: 3XS) (OTCQX: EXMGF) ("Excelsior" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has filed a National Instrument ("NI") 43-101 Technical Report dated effective January 28, 2016 on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. The Report is with respect to Excelsior's Updated Prefeasibility Study ("Updated PFS") on the Gunnison Copper Project in southern Arizona; the results of which were originally announced in a February 9, 2016 news release.

  • Excelsior Releases Updated Prefeasibility Study; Post-Tax NPV of $829 Million and Initial Capital Costs Reduced by 84% to $45.9 Million 2016-02-09

    VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - February 09, 2016) - Excelsior Mining Corp. (TSX VENTURE: MIN) (FRANKFURT: 3XS) (OTCQX: EXMGF) ("Excelsior" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the results of a comprehensive Updated Prefeasibility Study ("Updated PFS") on the North Star Deposit of the Gunnison Copper Project, located in Cochise County, southeastern Arizona. The project is designed as a copper in-situ recovery ("ISR") mine using solvent extraction-electrowinning ("SX-EW"). The Updated PFS was completed as a result of the recent acquisition of the Johnson Camp Mine ("JCM") and staged production approach which have dramatically lowered initial capital costs to $45.9 million. Excelsior has also made progress on its permitting process and an update is included below in this news release.

  • Excelsior takes full ownership of Jackorite lease 2016-01-08
    Junior gold miner Excelsior Gold has purchased the remaining 5% interest in the mining lease that hosts the Jackorite openpit operation, in Western Australia. Excelsior paid the private owner A$120 000 for his 5% interest in the mining lease, with MD David Hamlyn saying on Friday that the purchase simplified the mining of the Jackorite pit, and the accounting of ore produced.

Gunnison News

  • Excelsior Hires Project Manager for Gunnison Copper Project 2016-07-21

    VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - July 21, 2016) - Excelsior Mining Corp. (TSX VENTURE: MIN) (FRANKFURT: 3XS) (OTCQX: EXMGF) ("Excelsior" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the immediate appointment of Robert Washnock to the position of Project Manager for the Gunnison Copper Project in Arizona. Mr. Washnock will work with Excelsior's management team to help plan and organize all aspects of the Gunnison Copper Project, including mine design, procurement, construction, start-up and commissioning; he will also assist management with the care and maintenance operations at the Johnson Camp Mine (JCM). He has direct experience with in-situ copper recovery mining, and his hiring comes as Excelsior prepares for the anticipated commencement of commercial production in 2018.

  • Excelsior Fully Integrates Johnson Camp Production Facility 2016-05-12

    VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - May 12, 2016) - Excelsior Mining Corp. (TSX VENTURE: MIN) (FRANKFURT: 3XS) (OTCQX: EXMGF) ("Excelsior" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Johnson Camp Mine ("JCM") has been fully integrated into the Company and will provide the initial copper production facilities for the Gunnison Copper Project, expected to start in 2018. This news release provides an update on initiatives that have been completed or are underway with respect to JCM.

  • Excelsior Files Updated Prefeasibility Study 2016-03-29

    VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - March 29, 2016) - Excelsior Mining Corp. (TSX VENTURE: MIN) (FRANKFURT: 3XS) (OTCQX: EXMGF) ("Excelsior" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has filed a National Instrument ("NI") 43-101 Technical Report dated effective January 28, 2016 on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. The Report is with respect to Excelsior's Updated Prefeasibility Study ("Updated PFS") on the Gunnison Copper Project in southern Arizona; the results of which were originally announced in a February 9, 2016 news release.

  • Excelsior Releases Updated Prefeasibility Study; Post-Tax NPV of $829 Million and Initial Capital Costs Reduced by 84% to $45.9 Million 2016-02-09

    VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - February 09, 2016) - Excelsior Mining Corp. (TSX VENTURE: MIN) (FRANKFURT: 3XS) (OTCQX: EXMGF) ("Excelsior" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the results of a comprehensive Updated Prefeasibility Study ("Updated PFS") on the North Star Deposit of the Gunnison Copper Project, located in Cochise County, southeastern Arizona. The project is designed as a copper in-situ recovery ("ISR") mine using solvent extraction-electrowinning ("SX-EW"). The Updated PFS was completed as a result of the recent acquisition of the Johnson Camp Mine ("JCM") and staged production approach which have dramatically lowered initial capital costs to $45.9 million. Excelsior has also made progress on its permitting process and an update is included below in this news release.

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  • Redhawk Provides Update on Copper Creek Joint Venture 2016-05-25

    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 25, 2016) - Redhawk Resources, Inc. ("Redhawk" or the "Company") (TSX:RDK)(FRANKFURT:QF7) is pleased to provide an update on the Copper Creek joint venture with Anglo American (the "Joint Venture").

  • Excelsior Fully Integrates Johnson Camp Production Facility 2016-05-12

    VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - May 12, 2016) - Excelsior Mining Corp. (TSX VENTURE: MIN) (FRANKFURT: 3XS) (OTCQX: EXMGF) ("Excelsior" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that the Johnson Camp Mine ("JCM") has been fully integrated into the Company and will provide the initial copper production facilities for the Gunnison Copper Project, expected to start in 2018. This news release provides an update on initiatives that have been completed or are underway with respect to JCM.

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    Large US copper project set for construction delay
  • Excelsior Closes Johnson Camp Mine Acquisition and US$12.0 Million Financing 2015-12-15

    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Dec. 15, 2015) -

  • Excelsior to Purchase Johnson Camp Mine and Raise US$12 Million 2015-10-08

    VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 8, 2015) -

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