International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) Opens Applications for Scholarship

$2,500 annual scholarship accepting applications through November 15, 2018

The annual scholarship in the amount of $2,500 is open to all college undergraduate students preferably enrolled in majors geared toward a Safety and Health career”

— Charles Johnson, President

ALEXANDRIA, VA, UNITED STATES, October 22, 2018 / — Charles Johnson, President of the International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) is proud to announce applications are being accepted for the $2,500 annual Daniel K. Shipp Scholarship. Mr. Johnson and ISEA recognize the ambition, drive and dedication of those entering the Health and safety field. They also know the expenses associated in choosing this educational and career path. ISEA, actively working to enhance the field and entry of college students into the fields of occupational health and safety, developed the Daniel K. Shipp Scholarship Fund in 2017.

ISEA instituted the Daniel K. Shipp Scholarship as a legacy program to encourage new generations to enter the Safety and Health profession, and to help defray educational costs to eligible candidates as they pursue a career in the field of environmental and occupational health and safety. It was created to recognize the contribution that Mr. Shipp has made to ISEA and the safety and health of American workers during his 25 years as President of ISEA.

Mr. Shipp established ISEA as the “Voice of the Safety Equipment Industry.” He skillfully melded the hard work of ISEA members, to develop and implement the association’s benchmark of standards making, government relations and knowledge-sharing strategies. The positive impact on the industry is undeniable, and the health and life-saving impact for workers is inspirational. Mr. Shipp has rightfully established himself as a pillar of this industry.

The annual scholarship in the amount of $2,500 is open to all college undergraduate students preferably enrolled in majors geared toward a Safety and Health career, (such as, but not limited to, Environmental Science, Fire Protection, Health Physics, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Hygiene, Occupational Health, Safety) who are currently registered as full-time students in North America. A full-time student is one who is carrying 12 credit hours per semester, trimester or quarter. Applicants must have at least one full year of study remaining in their degree program students who share our vision to protect others.

This scholarship is awarded based on academic and extra-curricular achievement and financial need, and the recipients are selected by an independent review panel unaffiliated with the ISEA. Interested applicants can download an application form at, review the required information and the selection criteria or got to the ISEA website and click from the links below in the “Scholarship Resources” section. Completed application package must be digitally postmarked by 11:59 pm, November 15, 2018 and sent to

ISEA is the association for personal protective equipment and technologies – equipment and systems that enable people to work in hazardous environments. For more than 75 years, ISEA has set the standard for personal protective technologies, supporting the interests of its member companies who are united in the goal of protecting the health and safety of people worldwide.

ISEA is a recognized leader in the development of safety equipment standards, in the U.S. and around the world. It works with Congress and government agencies to consult with policy makers whose decisions affect the industry. It is a forum for information sharing and industry action, providing market insight and advocating for the use of personal safety equipment to keep workers safe.

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The Rare Earths Investor Announces a New Website Resource for Self Directed Investors.

New, one stop Rare Earths website resource with multiple up to date content areas, blog and cutting edge forum communication tools.

KENT, OHIO, USA, October 19, 2018 / — The Rare Earths Investor announces the opening of A website designed for self-directed investors who need access to multiple sources of up to date Rare Earths information (i.e., daily news, articles, presentations, research and company websites, etc.) all in one place, ready to assist investment decision making.

Move easily between multiple Rare Earths information sources to enrich your investment due diligence. Also, challenge your thinking with a free account to a forum designed for investors to utilize both traditional and cutting-edge communication tools. Post and reply to the Blog, and on boards focused on both the general Rare Earths sector and all the major companies.

Then, new to Rare Earths forum interaction, communicate on with other online users in real time, via instant messaging and ‘chat’ room dialogue. Chat online in private with a colleague or in larger open discussion groups. You can arrange group (or private) discussions on self-selected topics; even invite a Rare Earths company representative to chat online with interested forum investors. is a one stop Rare Earths website, free of distracting advertisements and also offering an interactive Blog to further challenge and encourage critical thinking.

If you have a serious investor interest in the Rare Earths sector and want to add another specific resource for helping with your due diligence, then use both the free content and forum communication tools at

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Guyana Goldstrike Reports Visible Gold at Marudi

Assays from Trench TTR-18-09: 12.50 Metres of 1.61 g/t Au including 1.80 Metres of 3.63 g/t Au at Toucan Ridge Area, Marudi Gold Project, Guyana

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA, October 17, 2018 / — Guyana Goldstrike Inc.(TSXV: GYA,FSE:1ZT) is pleased to report first batch assay results from Trench TTR-18-09 at the Toucan Ridge area on its Marudi Gold Project ("Marudi" or the "Property") located in the Guiana Gold Belt, Guyana, South America.

Trench TTR-18-09

Trench TTR-18-09 first batch assay results have returned values of 12.50 metres of 1.61 g/t au including 1.80 metres of 3.63 g/t au. The trench is located approximately 300 metres eastward of trench TTR-18-06 along Toucan Ridge. ¬298.30 metres has been excavated, sampled and mapped, with five (5) sections identified as bearing quartzite-metachert host rock with magnetite. Additional samples are pending from trench TTR-18-09 and will be released once received and reviewed by the Company.

Mr. Locke Goldsmith M Sc. P Eng. P Geo., VP Exploration states,

“Trenching at Toucan Ridge continues to uncover and identify the quartzite-metachert host rock for gold mineralization. Today’s results in trench TTR-18-09 also confirm that gold has now been discovered in four separate trenches, which span over 300 metres along the ridge in a parallel manner, extending eastwardly. Visible gold was again present in our sampling and this provides us with an excellent indicator at surface that we are in the correct strata. Toucan Ridge continues to establish itself as a top priority target zone for our upcoming drill program.”

Current Zones and Mineral Resource Estimate

The Toucan Ridge area is located approximately one kilometre east of the Marudi North zone and one kilometre north of the Mazoa Hill zone. The Mazoa Hill zone contains the Marudi Gold Project’s current mineral resource estimate. Data analyzed suggests that the mineralized zone is open at depth and to the southeast. Mineral Resource Estimate:

259,100 indicated gold ounces within 4,428,000 tonnes grading 1.8 g/t; and,
86,200 inferred gold ounces within 1,653,000 tonnes grading 1.6 g/t

Toucan Ridge – 1.75 Kilometre Area of Interest

A total of 1128 metres of trenching has been completed in the Toucan Ridge area. 390 samples have been taken. The exploration team will continue along the ridge progressing in an eastward direction with each new trench site stepping out roughly in 100 metre intervals, mainly perpendicular to the ridge. The area of interest continues for more than 1.75 kilometres to the east of trench – TTR-18-06. Trench sites are planned where quartzite-metachert is exposed or interpreted to occur beneath the transported overburden. The eastern part of Toucan Ridge is approximately 400 metres south of the Paunch area which was trenched in May and returned the Company’s first significant gold discovery.

Historical Trenching

Previous operators at Marudi reported 3,327.40 metres of trenching and assayed 1,069 samples with gold values assayed up to 11 g/t of gold. (Source: D. Strickland P. Geo NI 43-101 Technical Report, November 30, 2016)

About the Marudi Gold Project

The Company is developing the Marudi Gold Project located in Guyana, South America. The project has 18-year mining license in good standing, all-season road access, infrastructure in place, with an established camp serviced by employees, service buildings, and a full-time camp manager. The Property has three known gold bearing areas: the alluvial areas, the saprolite, and the underlying hard-rock.

There has been 42,000 metres of historic diamond drilling (141 holes) completed on the project by prior operators that have delineated two zones of mineralization: Mazoa Hill and Marudi North zones. The Company has recently completed a mineral resource estimate on the Mazoa Hill zone containing 259,100 indicated gold ounces within 4,428,000 tonnes grading 1.8 g/t and 86,200 inferred gold ounces within 1,653,000 tonnes grading 1.6 g/t. There exists excellent exploration upside through the development of previously and newly identified mineralized bedrock targets on the project.

David Joseph
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Reduce Noise, Save Energy and Improve Safety with Engineered Compressed Air Nozzles

Most Efficient Air Nozzles Available

Air Mag Nozzles

Engineered Compressed Air Nozzles reduce noise and save energy by converting energy normally lost as pressure drop and noise into useful flow.

RICHMND HILL, ONTARIO, CANADA, October 16, 2018 / — Nex Flow™ Air Products Corp. at have developed "the" most efficient compressed air operated air nozzles in a new patented design that provides the highest force/unit air consumption. Sizes available are small 4 mm, 5 mm and 6 mm versions and larger sizes in 1/4" and 1/2". The smaller nozzles are available in 316L stainless steel and Peek. The 14: and 1/2" versions are available in both cast zinc and 316L stainless steel materials.

The Nex Flow™ Air Mag™ Air Nozzle (see unique, patented design focuses the air into a sharper laminar flow with the highest force per SCFM. This both reduces compressed air energy use and noise levels when compared to open pipe or jets. Even replacing competitive air nozzles will reduce compressed air energy costs along with providing low exhaust noise levels.

This new design even outperforms nozzles using a so-called laval effect, but without the annoying whistle that may come with such designs.

The Nex Flow™ Air Mag™ nozzle is designed so that the force at a particular pressure will be about the same as a competitive nozzle similar design. This makes it easy to compare and prove the superiority of the Nex Flow™ Air Mag™ nozzle by simply replacing the other nozzle and compare results. Just have a pressure regulator and gauge upstream of the nozzle, and, if possible a flow meter also. Have a weight scale to blow against or use it in your application. For each nozzle, adjust the pressure upstream to that it is the same for all nozzles tested.

If you replace any competitive nozzle, you may have to cut back the pressure as you will get more force from the Nex Flow™ Air Mag™ nozzle. This is because the air consumption is “less” at any given pressure which also means less pressure drop in the line as the air flows out. So you end up with a bit more pressure and force. You can then cut back the pressure if not needed, thereby reducing compressed air use even more.

If you have a flow meter, all nozzles can be tested comparatively on actual air consumption.

Alternatively,just try the various nozzles and you will normally find the Nex Flow™ Air Mag™ nozzle to perform better due to its more efficient design.

Les Rapchak
Nex Flow Air Products Corp.
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Global Waterjet Cutting Machine Market Research and Forecast 2018-2023

Waterjet Cutting Machine Market Research By OMR

Orion Market Research

Global Waterjet Cutting Machine Market, Size, Share, Market Intelligence, Company Profiles, Market Trends, Strategy, Analysis, Forecast 2018-2023

Superior attributes compared to alternative technologies will augment the waterjet cutting machine market”

— OMR Analyst

INDORE, INDIA, October 16, 2018 / — Orion Market Research (OMR) recently published a market research report on global waterjet cutting machine market. It is forecasted that the market is augmenting with a significant CAGR during forecast period 2018-2023. The market is driven by renewal in manufacturing activity, robust demand from key end-user industries, and technological advancements. Waterjet cutting machine market is segmented on the basis of technology, application and end-user. The report provides detailed and insightful chapters which include market overview, key findings, strategic recommendations, market estimations, market determinants, key company analysis, market insights, company profiling, market segmentation, geographical analysis, and analyst insights of the market.

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Waterjet cutting process is used to cut materials by the use of a jet of pressurized water as high 60,000 pounds per square inch (psi). Waterjet technology finds a wide application in various end-user industries, including aerospace, construction, automotive, marine and mining. It uses a thin stream of ultra-high-pressure water to deliver precision cutting and specialty cleaning services. Waterjet cutting systems continues to be the preferred machine tool for manufacturing processes due to their superior attributes, such as the ability to machine the thicker materials, superior edge finish, tight tolerances, eco-friendly nature, and safety and versatility of the technology. The waterjet has capability to cut materials such as metals, non-metals, stone, plastics, wood, and ceramics which is one of the most major attribute of waterjet cutting technology.

The alternative technology which are competition to the waterjet technology are laser cutting, plasma cutting and flam cutting waterjet. The major advantage of the techniques over other technology is versatility and simplicity. The waterjet cutting technology has sheer variety of materials and thicknesses which can be penetrated to cut on a waterjet. The operation can be performed in 2 ways either the laser is made static and the material moving underneath it or the laser can move across the material which remains fixed in place. The major advantage of the waterjet over laser is that the waterjet can cut a material with higher thickness. Additional to this, the material that had been cut has no heat-affected zones (HAZ).

Plasma cutting is another alternative over this method and waterjet have better surface finish. The waterjet cutting provide better edge quality, tolerance capability, and the secondary operations as compared to plasma cutting. The waterjet can cut high melting point material such as granite and laminated which is not possible by plasma cutting. Another alternative technology is flame cutting, which is only used for iron and steel. On the contrary to this, waterjet technique can be used to cut other metal more beside of iron and steel such as aluminum. HAZ are not created by the waterjet technology which is a major restrain in flame cutting. The precision of the waterjet cutting is also more as compared to flame cutting and the former leaves an almost sandblasted finish whereas flame cutting produces rough edges. Due to the following reasons, it is expected that an industry or a workshop will prefer waterjet cutting machine over other technologies or will keep it along with other alternatives which is expected to augment the market of waterjet cutting machines.

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Comprehensive research methodology of Global Waterjet Cutting Machine Market.
This report also includes detailed and extensive market overview with key analyst insights.
An exhaustive analysis of macro and micro factors influencing the market guided by key recommendations.
Analysis of regional regulations and other government policies impacting the Waterjet Cutting Machine Market.
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Detailed and extensive market segments with regional distribution of forecasted revenues.
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Amerigo Reports Record Q3-2018 Production Results

Amerigo Resources Ltd. (TSX:ARG)

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA, October 15, 2018 / — October 15, 2018
N.R. 2018-9

Amerigo Reports Record Q3-2018 Production Results

Vancouver, British Columbia – October 15, 2018/CNW/ – Amerigo Resources Ltd. ("Amerigo" or the "Company") (TSX: ARG) announced today production results for Q3-2018 from Minera Valle Central ("MVC"), the Company’s 100% owned operation located near Rancagua, Chile.

MVC set new production records in Q3-2018

In Q3-2018 Amerigo produced 17.6 million pounds of copper at a cash cost of $1.38 per pound. Molybdenum production was 0.6 million pounds.

Rob Henderson, Amerigo's President and CEO, stated “The team at MVC has done well to safely deliver the Phase Two expansion project on schedule and copper recovery is increasing. In Q3-2018, MVC achieved record copper and molybdenum production and more importantly, cash cost is now at the lowest level since 2006.”

Q3-2018 Q2-2018 Q1-2018
Q4-2017 Q3-2017
Fresh tailings
Tonnes processed 11,125,346 11,114,743 10,521,210 11,290,794 11,152,930
Copper grade 0.121% 0.118% 0.119% 0.123% 0.117%
Copper recovery 19.1% 19.1% 19.3% 19.7% 19.8%
Copper produced (millions of pounds) 5.652 5.526 5.309 6.030 5.700
Cauquenes tailings
Tonnes processed 5,651,098 5,642,687 5,328,898 5,650,522 5,716,546
Copper grade 0.259% 0.238% 0.246% 0.247% 0.240%
Copper recovery 36.8% 30.7% 30.8% 31.2% 32.4%
Copper produced (millions of pounds) 11.903 9.132 8.901 9.596 9.786
Total copper produced (millions of pounds) 17.555 14.658 14.210 15.625 15.487
Total copper delivered (millions of pounds) 17.595 14.219 14.520 15.970 15.251
Cash cost ($/pound copper) 1.38 1.71 1.77 1.66 1.69

MVC’s Phase Two expansion project was essentially complete in Q3-2018 and production ramp up is ongoing

At September 30, 2018, the Phase Two expansion project was 97% complete. The new rougher flotation cells started to produce concentrates on August 20 and the new cleaner flotation circuit came on-line on October 12.

The 60-day production test required under the Cauquenes expansion finance loan is scheduled to commence on October 17, 2018. The project’s $1.5 million concentrate regrind mill has been removed from the Phase Two completion timeline and is expected to be installed in Q1-2019. The completion of the project in Q4-2018 will substantially strengthen Amerigo’s cash generation capacity.

The Phase Two capital expenditure (“Capex”) is estimated at $37.4 million, compared to budget of $35.3 million, primarily due to a 9.3% appreciation of the Chilean peso during the construction period compared to budget.

2018 copper production and cash guidance are maintained

The Company continues to expect 2018 production of 65 to 70 million pounds of copper at a cash cost of $1.45 to $1.60/lb and has increased molybdenum production guidance to 1.8 million pounds.

In 2018, MVC expects to incur $26 million in Phase Two Capex, $5.5 million in sustaining Capex, an additional $1.5 million in Capex projects to improve safety and process efficiencies and a $8.4 million expansion of its molybdenum plant, financed by way of a seven-year lease and operating contract.

The Phase Two project has improved flotation recovery efficiency, allowing MVC to increase production to an estimated 85 to 90 million pounds of copper per year.

Release of Q3-2018 financial results on November 5, 2018

The Company will release Q3-2018 financial results at market open on Monday November 5, 2018.

Investor conference call on November 6, 2018

Amerigo’s quarterly investor conference call will take place on Tuesday November 6, 2018 at 11:00 am Pacific Standard Time/2:00 pm Eastern Standard Time.

To joint the call, please dial 1-800-377-0758 (Toll-Free North America) and let the operator know you wish to participate in the Amerigo Resources conference call.

The analyst and investment community are welcome to ask questions to management. Media can attend on a listen-only basis.

About Amerigo and MVC

Amerigo Resources Ltd. is an innovative copper producer with a long-term partnership with Corporación Nacional del Cobre de Chile (“Codelco”), the world’s largest copper producer.

Amerigo produces copper concentrate at the MVC operation in Chile by processing fresh and historic tailings from Codelco’s El Teniente mine, the world's largest underground copper mine. Tel: (604) 681-2802; Fax: (604) 682-2802; Web:; Listing: ARG:TSX.

For further information, please contact:

• Rob Henderson, President and CEO (604) 697-6203
• Aurora Davidson, Executive Vice-President and CFO (604) 697-6207

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Information
This news release contains certain forward-looking information and statements as defined in applicable securities laws (collectively referred to as "forward-looking statements"). These statements relate to future events or the Company’s future performance. All statements other than statements of historical fact are forward-looking statements. The use of any of the words "anticipate", "plan", "continue", "estimate", "expect", "may", "will", "project", "predict", "potential", "should", "believe" and similar expressions is intended to identify forward-looking statements. Although the Company believes that these assumptions were reasonable when made, because these assumptions are inherently subject to significant uncertainties and contingencies which are difficult or impossible to predict and are beyond the Company’s control, the Company cannot assure that it will achieve or accomplish the expectations, beliefs or projections described in the forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results or events to differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. These forward-looking statements include but are not limited to, statements concerning:

• a forecasted increase in production and a reduction in operating costs;
• our strategies and objectives;
• our estimates of the availability and quantity of tailings, and the quality of our mine plan estimates;
• prices and price volatility for copper and other commodities and of materials we use in our operations;
• the demand for and supply of copper and other commodities and materials that we produce, sell and use;
• sensitivity of our financial results and share price to changes in commodity prices;
• our financial resources and our expected ability to meet our obligations for the next 12 months;
• interest and other expenses;
• domestic and foreign laws affecting our operations;
• our tax position and the tax rates applicable to us;
• the timing and costs of construction and tolling/production of, and the issuance and maintenance of the necessary permits and other authorizations required for, our expansion projects, including the expansion for the Cauquenes deposit and the timing of ramp-up to full production from Cauquenes;
• our ability to procure or have access to financing and to comply with our loan covenants;
• the production capacity of our operations, our planned production levels and future production;
• potential impact of production and transportation disruptions;
• hazards inherent in the mining industry causing personal injury or loss of life, severe damage to or destruction of property and equipment, pollution or environmental damage, claims by third parties and suspension of operations
• our planned capital expenditures (including our plan to upgrade our existing plant and operations) including the timing and cost of completion of our capital projects;
• estimates of asset retirement obligations and other costs related to environmental protection;
• our future capital and production costs, including the costs and potential impact of complying with existing and proposed environmental laws and regulations in the operation and closure of our operations;
• repudiation, nullification, modification or renegotiation of contracts;
• our financial and operating objectives;
• our environmental, health and safety initiatives;
• the outcome of legal proceedings and other disputes in which we may be involved;
• the outcome of negotiations concerning metal sales, treatment charges and royalties;
• disruptions to the Company's information technology systems, including those related to cybersecurity;
• our dividend policy; and
• general business and economic conditions.

Inherent in forward-looking statements are risks and uncertainties beyond our ability to predict or control, including risks that may affect our operating or capital plans; risks generally encountered in the permitting and development of mineral projects such as unusual or unexpected geological formations, negotiations with government and other third parties, unanticipated metallurgical difficulties, delays associated with permits, approvals and permit appeals, ground control problems, adverse weather conditions, process upsets and equipment malfunctions; risks associated with labour disturbances and availability of skilled labour and management; fluctuations in the market prices of our principal commodities, which are cyclical and subject to substantial price fluctuations; risks created through competition for mining projects and properties; risks associated with lack of access to markets; risks associated with availability of and our ability to obtain both tailings from Codelco’s Division El Teniente’s current production and historic tailings from tailings deposit; risks with respect to completion of all phases of the Cauquenes expansion, the ability of the Company to draw down funds from bank facilities and lines of credit, the availability of and ability of the Company to obtain adequate funding on reasonable terms for expansions and acquisitions, including all phases of the Cauquenes expansion; mine plan estimates; risks posed by fluctuations in exchange rates and interest rates, as well as general economic conditions; risks associated with environmental compliance and changes in environmental legislation and regulation; risks associated with our dependence on third parties for the provision of critical services; risks associated with non-performance by contractual counterparties; title risks; social and political risks
associated with operations in foreign countries; risks of changes in laws affecting our operations or their interpretation, including foreign exchange controls; and risks associated with tax reassessments and legal proceedings. Many of these risks and uncertainties apply not only to the Company and its operations, but also to Codelco and its operations. Codelco’s ongoing mining operations provide a significant portion of the materials the Company processes and its resulting metals production, therefore these risks and uncertainties may also affect their operations and in turn have a material effect on the Company.

Actual results and developments are likely to differ, and may differ materially, from those expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements contained in this news release. Such statements are based on a number of assumptions which may prove to be incorrect, including, but not limited to, assumptions about:

• general business and economic conditions;
• interest rates;
• changes in commodity and power prices;
• acts of foreign governments and the outcome of legal proceedings;
• the supply and demand for, deliveries of, and the level and volatility of prices of copper and other commodities and products used in our operations;
• the ongoing supply of material for processing from Codelco’s current mining operations;
• the ability of the Company to profitably extract and process material from the Cauquenes tailings deposit;
• the timing of the receipt of and retention of permits and other regulatory and governmental approvals;
• the availability of and ability of the Company to obtain adequate funding on reasonable terms for expansions and acquisitions, Including all phases of the Cauquenes expansion;
• the ability of the Company to draw down funds from bank facilities and lines of credit;
• our costs of production and our production and productivity levels, as well as those of our competitors;
• changes in credit market conditions and conditions in financial markets generally;
• our ability to procure equipment and operating supplies in sufficient quantities and on a timely basis;
• the availability of qualified employees and contractors for our operations;
• our ability to attract and retain skilled staff;
• the satisfactory negotiation of collective agreements with unionized employees;
• the impact of changes in foreign exchange rates and capital repatriation on our costs and results;
• engineering and construction timetables and capital costs for our expansion projects;
• costs of closure of various operations;
• market competition;
• the accuracy of our preliminary economic assessment (including with respect to size, grade and recoverability) and the geological, operational and price assumptions on which these are based;
• tax benefits and tax rates;
• the outcome of our copper concentrate sales and treatment and refining charge negotiations;
• the resolution of environmental and other proceedings or disputes;
• the future supply of reasonably priced power;
• our ability to obtain, comply with and renew permits and licenses in a timely manner; and
• our ongoing relations with our employees and entities with which we do business.

Future production levels and cost estimates assume there are no adverse mining or other events which significantly affect budgeted production levels.

We caution you that the foregoing list of important factors and assumptions is not exhaustive. Other events or circumstances could cause our actual results to differ materially from those estimated or projected and expressed in, or implied by, our forward-looking statements. Except as required by law, we undertake no obligation to update publicly or otherwise revise any forward-looking statements or the foregoing list of factors, whether as a result of new information or future events or otherwise.

Rob Henderson
Amerigo Resources Ltd.
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Nitrogen Generators


WANGARA,, WESTERN AUSTRALIA, October 12, 2018 / — Whether rolling out food, mining for gold or supplying pharmaceutical applications, companies can save themselves money and avoid the hassle of having to outsource nitrogen supplies in conventional cylinders by switching to gas on tap through a nitrogen generator.

Being at the mercy of the supply chain for nitrogen cannisters, coupled with the worry of externally sourced cylinders running out at a critical time, is a headache that can be cured by the installation of automatic on-site generators, according to Oxair, an Australian specialist in the supply of gas generation equipment to international markets.

Nitrogen is used in multiple applications every day, with organisations often relying on the gas being shipped to them in cylinders, which can prove expensive and logistically challenging for remote locations due to conditions on route and storage space, not to mention the health and safety risks for staff manually moving the cylinders from one place to another.

A nitrogen generator offers a continuous flow of the gas for industrial sectors where its vital such as food packaging and processing to keep items fresher for longer, mines and chemical plants for displacing oxygen to prevent explosions in highly dangerous atmospheres and pharmaceutical production where almost every major drug class contains some nitrogen, even antibiotics and anaesthetics.

Nitrogen generators are also an environmentally friendlier way of delivery by reducing the carbon footprint associated with having cylinders transported from an off-site facility and then the return journey when they are empty.

Ensuring a reliable supply of nitrogen was why one of the world's largest natural gas projects and the largest single resource development in Australia's history, the Chevron-operated Gorgon Project, opted for a nitrogen generator developed by Oxair.

Commissioned by Plant Biosecurity Cooperative Research Centre to produce a nitrogen system for Chevron Australia that would contribute to protecting the conservation values of Barrow Island, an A-Class Nature Reserve off the northwest coast of Western Australia, Oxair delivered a solution for the project’s fumigation of material destined for the island.

Oxair’s nitrogen generators use Pressure Swing Adsorption (PSA) or membrane technology, cost-effective filtration methods for onsite nitrogen production for a wide range of high purity and flow requirements, to be used directly by the end user on demand.

CEO of Oxair, James Newell, said: “Instead of the removal and reliance of shipping and handling conventional cylinders, except as a back-up supply, companies have the opportunity for nitrogen on tap, enabling them to be self-sufficient by generating the gas for years to come.”

Oxair’s designs are focused on meeting exacting customer requirements, reliability, ease of maintenance, safety, and plant self-protection. It is a world leading manufacturer of gas process systems, for shipboard and land-based use to suit any requirement.

For further information on Oxair’s products and services visit:

David Cheeseman
Oxair Gas Systems Pty Ltd
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Granite Creek Gold Changes Name to Granite Creek Copper and Joins the Metallic Group of Companies

STU Property – Yukon, Canada

VANCOUVER, BC, CANADA, October 11, 2018 / — Granite Creek Gold Ltd. (NEX: GCX.H) (“Granite Creek” or the “Company”) announces that, subject to regulatory approval, the Company will change its name to Granite Creek Copper Ltd. There is no consolidation of stock with the name change, and the Company will continue to trade under the symbol "GCX.H" on the NEX Exchange.

The Company also announces that it has joined the Metallic Group of Companies, a Vancouver-based collaboration of leading precious and base metals exploration companies focused on highly prospective brownfields exploration assets in North America.

As detailed in the announcement on September 14, 2018, Granite Creek has made an application to the TSX Venture Exchange to graduate from the NEX Exchange as a mining issuer through completion of a qualifying property acquisition and concurrent financing.

For the qualifying property transaction, Granite Creek has entered into an agreement to acquire an undivided 100% interest in the 111 square kilometer STU Copper Project located in the Carmacks copper district within Canada’s Yukon Territory. The STU Copper Project is on trend with the high-grade Minto copper mine to the north and directly adjacent to Copper North’s Carmacks Project to the south. Completion of the acquisition is subject to regulatory approval.
The concurrent non-brokered private placement financing now underway will be for gross proceeds of up to $1,800,000 in Granite Creek Copper Ltd. All securities issued pursuant to the financing will be subject to applicable securities laws and the rules and policies of the TSXV. Granite Creek intends to use the net proceeds from the financing to fund exploration and development activities on the STU Copper Project and general corporate purposes. The Company expects to complete the financing concurrently with the completion of the property acquisition.

"This is an exciting period of development for the Granite Creek as we undertake this financing and key acquisition of the STU Copper Project in the high-grade Carmacks copper district. As part of this process, we will be adding to the management and assembling a technical team to lead the Company forward. The change in our corporate identity reflects our core focus of building a leading copper exploration company,” stated Mr. Timothy Johnson, President and CEO of Granite Creek. “We are also pleased to join the Metallic Group of Companies, a collaboration of leading precious and base metal exploration companies, with a common approach to business that utilizes a multi-discipline, systematic approach to exploration to drive new discoveries and deliver growth for the member companies."

About Granite Creek Copper

Granite Creek is a newly-launched copper focused exploration company. The company is acquiring the STU Copper Project located in the Yukon’s high-grade Carmacks copper district adjacent to Capstone Mining’s high-grade Minto Cu-Au-Ag mine and Copper North’s Carmacks Cu-Au-Ag project.

About The Metallic Group of Companies

The Metallic Group is a collaboration of leading precious and base metals exploration companies focused on high-potential, brownfields exploration assets adjacent to high-grade operating mines in proven in North American districts with excellent infrastructure. Focusing exploration in these proven brownfields districts increases the probability of new discoveries and allows for rapid advancement of resources to create value.

Member companies have highly experienced management and technical teams with track records of successful discovery and project development, including capital markets and financing expertise. Metallic Group professional backgrounds include former leadership positions with Barrick Gold, Goldfields, Stillwater Mining and leading explorer/developers NovaGold, Trilogy Metals and Wellgreen Platinum. Company leaders have been credited with the discovery or expansion and advancement of several major deposits in North America and have significant ownership positions in the companies.
The Group and its members are headquartered in Vancouver, BC, Canada, with company stocks currently listed on the Toronto Venture, US OTC, and Frankfurt stock exchanges.

Timothy Johnson, President
Telephone: 1 (604) 235-1982
Toll Free: 1 (888) 361-3494
Metallic Group:

This news release includes certain forward-looking statements or information. All statements other than statements of historical fact included in this release, including, without limitation, statements relating to completion of the Transaction, the Financing and the timing thereof, the expected use of proceeds from the Financing and completion of the Company's reactivation and graduation to Tier 2 of the TSXV and the timing thereof are forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company's plans or expectations include the Company's ability to obtain regulatory approval and other risks detailed herein and from time to time in the filings made by the Company with securities regulators. The Company expressly disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise except as otherwise required by applicable securities legislation.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Chris Ackerman
Metallic Minerals Corp
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Uptime Magazine Announces Winners of the 2018 Uptime Awards for the Best Reliability Programs!

Excellence in reliability and asset management acknowledged for best practice organizations.

Uptime Award winners report 500 million dollars of business value added through reliability improvements”

— Terrence O’Hanlon

FORT MYERS, FL, US, October 10, 2018 / — Uptime®, a magazine serving over 50,000 reliability leaders and asset management professionals, announced the winners of the Uptime Awards for 2018.

Winners will be honored in a special awards ceremony at the 33rd International Maintenance Conference (IMC-2018), an event produced by®, scheduled December 10-14, 2018 at the beautiful Hyatt Regency Coconut Point in Bonita Springs, Florida. This year’s ceremony will be held on Wednesday, December 12th, during the morning conference assembly.

Uptime magazine’s Uptime Awards recognize organizations that demonstrate excellence in managing asset reliability using advanced strategies and high-tech sensing technologies to determine the early onset of a potential failure. Uptime Award winners report 500 million dollars of business value added through reliability improvements. An emphasis is placed on combining technical excellence with leadership excellence. The 2018 Uptime Awards for Best Reliability and Asset Management Program winners are: 

Best Overall Program – Southern Gardens Citrus
Best Reliability Engineering for Maintenance Program – Central Contra Costa Sanitary District
Best Asset Condition Management Program – LOOP
Best Work Execution Management Program – Stanford Health Care
Best Leadership Program – Saudi Aramco Yambu
Best Asset Management Program – Central Arizona Project
Best Partnership in Reliability – Bristol-Myers Squibb and JLL
Best Lubrication Program – Portland General Electric

To learn more about Uptime Awards Best Reliability and Asset Management program winners and individual presentations, please visit the IMC-2018 website at

Since 2006, Uptime magazine has honored some of the most outstanding high-performance maintenance teams in the world for the results they produce with the Uptime Awards for the best reliability and asset management program. What began as a simple way to acknowledge special accomplishments has evolved into a valuable reliability improvement exercise as everyone who participates in the Uptime Award evaluation process discovers program benefit and performance improvements.

Nominations for the 2019 Uptime Award’s Best Reliability and Asset Management Programs may be submitted beginning April 2019. Visit for further information.

About Uptime® Magazine
Uptime, a leading magazine for over 50,000 reliability and asset management professionals, has been in publication since 2005. Uptime is published by and includes both the print and digital PDF editions. Subscriptions are by request and free to qualified reliability professionals at

Terrence O'Hanlon CMRP, Publisher
Uptime Magazine
239-333-2500 ext. 111 
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Nexus Gold Corp – Developing a 15km gold trend in West Africa

Mines in Burkina Faso

Location of Bouboulou Gold Zones

Gold in quartz from Niangouela

Eight drill-tested and confirmed gold zones with significant upside resource potential

Nexus Gold Corp (TSX:NXS)

VANCOUVER, BC, CANADA, October 9, 2018 / — Vancouver, Canada – October 9, 2018 – Nexus Gold Corp. (“Nexus” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: NXS, OTCQB: NXXGF, FSE: N6E) is pleased to provide a new video that hightlights the Company's recent work at its Bouboulou-Rakounga gold project in Burkia Faso, West Africa.

Please view the video here:

Nexus Gold is a Canadian-based junior gold exploration and development company operating primarily in West Africa. The company is currently concentrating its efforts on establishing a compliant resource at one or more of it’s three current projects.

The 38-square km Bouboulou project comprises no less than five established gold zones contained within three separate 5km gold trends. The adjacent 250-square km Rakounga gold concession extends the Bouboulou gold trends and currently contains three drill tested zones of mineralization. The Niangouela gold concession is a 178-square km project featuring high-grade gold occurring in and around a primary quartz vein and associated shear zone approximately one km in length.

Recent work includes a 9km soil grid geochemical program which confirmed the presence of a 15km gold trend that reaches across both the Bouboulou and Rakounga properties.

For more information on our projects including details, past and historical results, a 43-101 technical report, management bios, and more, please visit

Warren Robb P.Geo., Vice-President, Exploration, is the designated Qualified Person as defined by National Instrument 43-101 and is responsible for the technical information contained in this release.

On behalf of the Board of Directors of


Alex Klenman
President & CEO

Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. This news release may contain forward-looking statements. These statements are based on current expectations and assumptions that are subject to risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially because of factors discussed in the management discussion and analysis section of our interim and most recent annual financial statement or other reports and filings with the TSX Venture Exchange and applicable Canadian securities regulations. We do not assume any obligation to update any forward-looking statements, except as required by applicable laws.

Alex Klenman
Nexus Gold Corp
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Nexus Gold – Bouboulou & Rakounga projects

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