GlobeNewswire

Rockridge Completes its VTEM Geophysical Program at the Knife Lake Copper Project and Announces Plans for Drill Program

Share

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rockridge Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: ROCK) (OTCQB: RRRLF) (Frankfurt: RR0) (“Rockridge” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce it has completed its geophysical program at its flagship Knife Lake Project located in Saskatchewan, Canada (the “Knife Lake Project” or “Property”). The Company also announces its plans for an upcoming 1,600 metres minimum drill program. Rockridge has an Option Agreement with Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. to acquire a 100% interest in the Property that covers the Knife Lake Cu-Zn-Ag-Co VMS deposit. The contiguous claims total 32,663 hectares and are located approximately 50 km northwest of Sandy Bay, Saskatchewan. A 357kV powerline runs within 16 km of the Knife Lake Deposit area, greatly enhancing the project’s infrastructure. 

Knife Lake VMS Project Map:
https://www.rockridgeresourcesltd.com/_resources/projects/KnifeLake-Fig3.jpg

Winter Geophysical Program:

Crews have now completed an airborne electromagnetic (EM) and horizontal magnetic gradiometer geophysical survey at the Knife Lake Project using Geotech Ltd.’s VTEM™ Plus system. The survey was strategically located over the Scimitar and Gilbert Lake targets to investigate over 30 linear kilometers of prospective VMS stratigraphy which hosts the Knife Lake copper deposit.

Airborne Geophysical Results:
http://www.rockridgeresourcesltd.com/_resources/images/Airborne-EM-results-03-10-2021.jpg

Preliminary data from the survey has revealed several conductive features of significant interest, eight conductors have been prioritized for geophysical modeling based on their correlation with prospective stratigraphy and favorable geochemistry. These geophysical models will assist in targeting holes for the upcoming drill program.

2021 Regional Exploration Program and Priority Target Areas:
http://www.rockridgeresourcesltd.com/_resources/images/Knife-Lake-Airborne-EM-Feb2021.jpg

The Knife Lake deposit contains typical VMS mineralogy which has been significantly modified and partially remobilized during the emplacement of granitic rocks. Therefore, the known deposit may represent a remobilized portion of a presumably larger “primary” VMS deposit based on general observations about the mineralogy, mineral textures and metal ratios in the deposit. Most of the historical work has consisted of shallow drilling at the deposit area with little regional work carried out and limited deeper drilling below the deposit. As a result, there is strong discovery potential both at depth and regionally.

Upcoming Knife Lake Drill Program:

Rockridge has recently commenced the mobilization of crew and equipment to complete a minimum of 1,600 metres diamond drill program consisting of 6-8 holes. Drilling will focus on discovering VMS style copper deposits along newly defined conductors and at depth, underneath the Knife Lake deposit. Infill drilling is also planned in the immediate area of the 2019 maiden resource. Downhole geophysics, borehole electromagnetics (BHEM), will be utilized extensively throughout the program.

Knife Lake Geology and History:

The Knife Lake Project is interpreted to be a remobilized VMS deposit. The stratabound mineralized zone is approximately 15m thick and contains copper, silver, zinc, gold and cobalt mineralization which dips 30° to 50° eastward over a known strike-length within Rockridge’s claim area of 3,700 metres, and a known average down-dip extension of approximately 300 metres.

Knife Lake Deposit Map:
https://www.rockridgeresourcesltd.com/_resources/projects/KnifeLake-Fig2.jpg

The deposit is hosted by felsic to intermediate volcanic and volcaniclastic rocks which have been metamorphosed to upper amphibolite facies. The deposit contains VMS mineralogy which has been significantly modified and partially remobilized during the emplacement of granitic rocks. The mineralization straddles the boundary between two rock units and occurs on both limbs of an interpreted overturned fold.

The Company completed twelve holes consisting of 1,053 metres of diamond drilling in the 2019 winter drilling program. This represented the first drilling on the property since 2001 and had two primary objectives: confirm the tenor of mineralization reported by previous operators and expand known zones of mineralization. Highlights from the drill program included previously reported hole KF19003 which intersected net-textured to semi-massive sulphide mineralization from 11.2m to 48.8m downhole. This 37.6 metre interval returned 2.03% Cu, 0.19 g/t Au, 9.88 g/t Ag, 0.36% Zn, and 0.01% Co for an estimated 2.42% CuEq. Additionally, previously reported drill hole KF19001 intersected net-textured to fracture-controlled sulphide mineralization from 7.5 metres to 40.6 metres downhole. This 33.1 metre interval returned 1.28% Cu, 0.12 g/t Au, 4.80 g/t Ag, 0.13% Zn, and 0.01% Co for an estimated 1.49% CuEq.

Knife Lake Plan Map and Drill Collar Locations:
http://www.rockridgeresourcesltd.com/_resources/maps/KN-2019-DDH-Location-20190808.pdf

Compilation and initial modelling indicate potential for expansion of the deposit at depth. The recent drilling focused on resource upgrade as well as infill drilling between historical holes. The program gave the Company’s technical team valuable insights into the property geology, alteration, and mineralization that will be applied to future regional exploration on the highly prospective and underexplored land package.  

The Knife Lake deposit is a near surface VMS deposit starting a few metres below surface and the deposit remains open at depth and along strike for potential resource expansion. Recently Rockridge announced a maiden NI 43-101 resource estimate for the Knife Lake deposit (see the News Release dated August 14th, 2019) which consisted of an indicated resource of 3.8 million tonnes at 1.02% CuEq at a 0.4% CuEq cut-off (3.8 MT at 0.83% Cu, 3.7 gpt Ag, 0.097 gpt Au, 82 ppm Co, 1740.7 ppm Zn). In addition there is an inferred resource of 7.9 million tonnes at 0.67% CuEq at a 0.4% CuEq cut-off (7.9 MT at 0.53% Cu, 2.4 gpt Ag, 0.084 gpt Au, 53.1 ppm Co, 1454.9 ppm Zn). Refer to the NI 43-101 Technical Report on the Mineral Resource Estimate for the Knife Lake Property, Saskatchewan dated September 27, 2019 filed on Sedar.

Qualified Persons:

Kerry Bates, P. Geo., a “qualified person” for the purposes of National Instrument 43-101 - Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects, and a Geologist employed by TerraLogic Exploration Inc., has reviewed and approved the scientific and technical disclosure in this news release relating the Knife Lake Project

Todd Keast, P.Geo., a “qualified person” for the purposes of National Instrument 43-101 - Standards of Disclosure for Mineral Projects, and the Raney Gold Project Manager for Rockridge Resources Ltd., has reviewed and approved the scientific and technical disclosure in this news release relating to the Raney Gold Project.

About Rockridge Resources Ltd.

Rockridge Resources is a publicly traded mineral exploration company focused on the acquisition, exploration, and development of mineral resource properties in Canada and other mining-friendly jurisdictions. The Company's Knife Lake Project is in Saskatchewan, which is ranked as one of the top mining jurisdictions in the world by the Fraser Institute. The project hosts the Knife Lake deposit, which is a VMS, near-surface copper-cobalt-gold-silver-zinc deposit open along strike and at depth. The Company’s Raney Gold Project is a high-grade gold exploration project located in the same greenstone belt that hosts the world-class Timmins and Kirkland Lake lode gold mining camps. Rockridge’s goal is to maximize shareholder value through new mineral discoveries, committed long-term partnerships, and the advancement of exploration projects in geopolitically favourable jurisdictions.

Additional information about Rockridge Resources and its project portfolio can be found on the Company’s website at www.rockridgeresourcesltd.com.

Rockridge Resources Ltd.

“Grant Ewing”

____________________                                        
Grant Ewing
CEO

For further information contact myself or:

Jordan Trimble, President or
Spencer Coulter, Corporate Communications

Rockridge Resources Ltd.
Telephone: 604-687-3376
Toll Free: 800-567-8181
Facsimile: 604-687-3119
Email: info@rockridgeresourcesltd.com

NEITHER THE TSX VENTURE EXCHANGE NOR ITS REGULATION SERVICES PROVIDER ACCEPTS RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ADEQUACY OR ACCURACY OF THE CONTENT OF THIS NEWS RELEASE.

Forward Looking Information

This release includes certain statements that may be deemed to be "forward-looking statements". All statements in this release, other than statements of historical facts, that address events or developments that management of the Company expects, are forward-looking statements. Statements included in this announcement, including statements concerning our plans, intentions and expectations, which are not historical in nature are intended to be, and are hereby identified as, “forward-looking statements”. Forward-looking statements may be identified by words including “anticipates”, “believes”, “intends”, “estimates”, “expects” and similar expressions. Although management believes the expectations expressed in such forward-looking statements are based on reasonable assumptions, such statements are not guarantees of future performance, and actual results or developments may differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements. The Company undertakes no obligation to update these forward-looking statements if management's beliefs, estimates or opinions, or other factors, should change. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in forward-looking statements, include market prices, exploration and development successes, continued availability of capital and financing, and general economic, market or business conditions. Please see the public filings of the Company at www.sedar.com for further information.


About GlobeNewswire

GlobeNewswire
GlobeNewswire
One Liberty Plaza - 165 Broadway
NY 10006 New York

https://globenewswire.com

GlobeNewswire is one of the world's largest newswire distribution networks, specializing in the delivery of corporate press releases financial disclosures and multimedia content to the media, investment community, individual investors and the general public.

Subscribe to releases from GlobeNewswire

Subscribe to all the latest releases from GlobeNewswire by registering your e-mail address below. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Latest releases from GlobeNewswire

GOGL – Notice of Annual General Meeting 202120.4.2021 22:14:11 CEST | Press release

Golden Ocean Group Limited (the “Company”) announces that its 2021 Annual General Meeting will be held on May 26, 2021. A copy of the Notice of Annual General Meeting and associated information including the Company`s Consolidated Financial Statements on Form 20-F for 2020 can be found on our website at www.goldenocean.bm and in the links below. April 20, 2021 The Board of Directors Golden Ocean Group Limited Hamilton, Bermuda This information is subject to the disclosure requirements pursuant to Section 5-12 the Norwegian Securities Trading Act Attachments GOGL - 2020 Form 20-FGOGL - Notice of Annual General Meeting 2021

RAPALA VMC CORPORATION ISSUES POSITIVE PROFIT WARNING AND UPGRADES ITS OUTLOOK FOR 2021: EXPECTS COMPARABLE OPERATING PROFIT TO INCREASE SIGNIFICANTLY FROM PRIOR YEAR20.4.2021 20:10:00 CEST | Press release

Rapala VMC Corporation Stock Exchange Release April 20, 2021 at 9:10 p.m. RAPALA VMC CORPORATION ISSUES POSITIVE PROFIT WARNING AND UPGRADES ITS OUTLOOK FOR 2021: EXPECTS COMPARABLE OPERATING PROFIT TO INCREASE SIGNIFICANTLY FROM PRIOR YEAR Rapala VMC Corporation’s outlook for 2021 has improved as a result of stronger than anticipated financial performance during the first three months of the year as well as upgraded positive business outlook for the remaining part of the year. The Group now expects full year 2021 comparable operating profit to increase significantly from the previous year. Key drivers behind the upgraded outlook are exceptionally strong winter sales, strong continued demand for fishing gear as it remains a popular COVID-safe activity globally as well as faster than expected strategy implementation. Uncertainties however remain for the rest of the year and the COVID-19 pandemic continues to pose some risks for the full-year performance. The pandemic can impact the oper

Korrigering till kallelse till Nexstim Abp:s bolagsstämma20.4.2021 20:00:00 CEST | Pressemelding

Företagsmeddelande,Helsingfors, 20.4.2021 kl.21.00 (EEST) Korrigering till kallelse till Nexstim Abp:s bolagsstämma Aktieägarna i bolaget har med en stämmokallelse av 15 april 2021 kallats till Nexstim Abp:s (NXTMH:HEX, NXTMS:STO) (”Nexstim” eller ”bolaget”) bolagsstämma som hålls 11 maj 2021 klockan 12.00 (EEST). Stämmokallelsen innehåller ett skrivfel enligt vilket den överföring av aktier till de mottagande aktieägarna som krävs för den slutliga ändringen av antalet aktier (efter minskningen) utförs och antecknas på värdeandelskontona troligen senast 17 maj i Sverige och 19 maj i Finland. Oaktat det ovannämnda utförs och antecknas överföringen på värdeandelskontona troligen senast 17 maj i Finland och 19 maj i Sverige. Punkt A.15. i kallelsen till extra bolagsstämman har således ändrats som följer (ändringarna i fet stil): Den överföring av aktier till de mottagande aktieägarna som krävs för den slutliga ändringen av antalet aktier (efter minskningen) utförs och antecknas på värdean

Correction to the Invitation to the Annual General Meeting of Nexstim Plc20.4.2021 20:00:00 CEST | Press release

Company announcement, Helsinki, 20.4.2021 at 9:00 pm (EEST) Correction to the Invitation to the Annual General Meeting of Nexstim Plc In accordance with the invitation to the Annual General Meeting of Nexstim Plc (NXTMH:HEX, NXTMS:STO) ("Nexstim" or "Company") dated 15 April 2021, the shareholders of the Company have been invited to the Annual General Meeting to be held on 11 May 2021 commencing at 12.00 (EEST). The invitation to the meeting of 15 April 2021 includes a writing error stating that transfers of shares from the Company to the Receiving Shareholders required for the final adjustments of their number of shares (after reduction) are expected to take place and be recorded in book-entry accounts at the latest on 17th May 2021 in Sweden and 19th May 2021 in Finland. Notwithstanding the above-mentioned, the transfers of shares are expected to take place and be recorded in book-entry accounts at the latest on 17th May 2021 in Finland and 19th May 2021 in Sweden. Consequently, it w

MSAB publicerar årsredovisning för 202020.4.2021 20:00:00 CEST | Pressemelding

MSABs årsredovisning för 2020 finns nu tillgänglig på bolagets hemsida, www.msab.com/investerare/finansiella-rapporter/, samt bilagt detta pressmeddelande. Tryckt version kommer att finnas tillgänglig inom kort och kan beställas hos bolaget per telefon + 46 (0) 8 739 02 70 eller per e-post info@msab.com. I moderbolagets resultaträkning har en utdelning erhållits från ett av bolagets utländska dotterbolag om 5.5 MSEK, vilket ej var inkluderat i bolagets bokslutskommuniké. Frågor ställs till: Verkställande direktör Joel Bollö, tel. 08-739 02 70, e-mail: joel.bollo@msab.com Denna information är sådan som MSAB, 556244-3050, är skyldigt att offentliggöra enligt lagen (2007:528) om värdepappersmarknaden. Informationen lämnades, genom ovanstående kontaktpersons försorg, för offentliggörande den 20 april 2021 klockan 20:00 CEST. Om MSAB MSAB är världsledande inom kriminalteknik för att utvinna och analysera data i beslagtagna mobila enheter. Företaget utvecklar högkvalitativ och lättanvänd mju

Flex LNG - AGM Notice20.4.2021 20:00:00 CEST | Press release

Flex LNG Ltd. (the "Company") announces that its 2021 Annual General Meeting will be held on May 26, 2021. A copy of the Notice of Annual General Meeting and associated information including the Company’s Annual Report on Form 20-F can be found in the links below and on our website at www.flexlng.com. April 20, 2021 The Board of Directors Flex LNG Limited Hamilton, Bermuda This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act or the Continuing Obligations of Oslo Børs. Attachments FLEX LNG - 20F 20202021 AGM Notice _FLEX (signed)

Banque Profil de Gestion SA : Assemblée Générale du 20 avril 202120.4.2021 18:04:22 CEST | Press release

Communiqué de presse Banque Profil de Gestion SA : Assemblée Générale du 20 avril 2021 Genève, le 20 avril 2021 – Lors de l’Assemblée Générale Ordinaire de la Banque Profil de Gestion SA (SIX Swiss Exchange : BPDG) qui s’est tenue aujourd’hui à Genève, 64.02% des actionnaires étaient représentés. Les actionnaires ont pris les décisions suivantes : Le rapport annuel et les comptes au 31 décembre 2020 ont été approuvés ;La pleine décharge a été donnée aux administrateurs de BPDG pour leur gestion durant l’exercice 2020 ;La couverture de la perte statutaire de CHF 2'336'667 avec la réserve légale issue du bénéfice a été approuvée ;Le versement d’un dividende de CHF 8'000'000 prélevé sur les réserves, soit un montant approximatif de CHF 0.5544 par action a été approuvé ;Madame Geneviève Berclaz, Monsieur Mario Aragnetti Bellardi, Monsieur Fabio Candeli, Monsieur Fulvio Pelli et Monsieur Fréderic Binder ont été réélus individuellement en qualité d’administrateur pour une durée de fonction d