July 9, 2012
July 9, 2012 - Troymet Exploration Corp. (TSXV:TYE) (“Troymet” or the
“Company”) is pleased to announce the SEDAR filing of a National
Instrument (“NI”) 43-101 technical report in support of future
exploration at its Golden Eagle project in northern British Columbia.
The new NI 43-101 technical report is based on a compilation of all
available technical and related information and recommends a
geochemical, geophysical and diamond drilling program that is estimated
at CDN$1,222,500 million and includes concurrent programs of reclamation
and rehabilitation of drill areas and access trails.
The report was prepared by independent Qualified Person, John Michael
Wark, P.Geol., of Aurora Geosciences Ltd. Mr. Wark has been familiar
with the geological aspects of the project since 2011. Troymet’s
President and CEO, Kieran Downes, is a Qualified Person for the Golden
Eagle project and has reviewed, verified and approved the contents of
Troymet has also today granted 1.45 million options to purchase common
shares of Troymet to directors, officers, and consultants of Troymet in
accordance with the Company’s stock option plan. All of the options have
an exercise price of $0.10 per share and vest immediately. Out of these
options, 300,000 options were issued to consultants of the Corporation.
These options granted to consultants expire two years from the date of
grant. The remaining 1.15 million options granted to directors and
officers of the Corporation expire 5 years from the date of issuance.
Troymet has determined that exemptions from the various requirements of
the TSX Venture Exchange Policy 5.9 and Multilateral Instrument 61-101
are available for the issuance of the options to the directors and
officers of the Corporation (Formal Valuation - Issuer Not Listed on
Specified Markets; Minority Approval - Fair Market Value Not More Than
25% of Market Capitalization).
About Troymet Exploration Corp.
Troymet is a well-financed junior exploration company with strategically
located assets in British Columbia, Manitoba and Nunavut, Canada. The
Golden Eagle project offers significant discovery potential for gold
mineralization especially in the Skarn, West Gully and Tannis zones.
Troymet’s flagship project, the Key, is strategically located
immediately adjacent to New Gold’s Blackwater property. On March 7,
2012, New Gold announced the following NI 43-101 compliant mineral
resource estimate on the Blackwater gold deposit:
- Indicated gold resource: 174 million tonnes at an average grade of
0.98 grams per tonne containing 5.5 million ounces of gold at a 0.4 gram
per tonne cut-off grade.
- Inferred gold resource: 92 million tonnes at an average grade
of 0.78 grams per tonne containing 2.3 million ounces of gold at a 0.4
gram per tonne cut-off grade.
The Key project is the Company’s principal focus of exploration with a
CDN$1 million exploration and drill program currently underway.
TROYMET EXPLORATION CORP.
Kieran Downes, Ph.D., P.Geo.
President, CEO & Director
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future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such
information. A description of assumptions used to develop such
forward-looking information and a description of risk factors that may
cause actual results to differ materially from forward-looking
information can be found in the company’s disclosure documents on the
SEDAR website at www.sedar.com
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