Vancouver, British Columbia – Bell Copper Corporation (“Bell” or the “Company”) (NEX: BCU.H) is pleased to report that on November 18, 2017, the Company mobilized for a second round of 2017 drilling at its Kabba porphyry copper project near Kingman, AZ.
• Kennecott funds second round of 2017 drilling at Kabba
• Drilling to focus on newly permitted priority drill targets
Personnel, equipment, and materials have been dispatched and preparation of drill sites and roadwork is underway. It is anticipated that core drilling will begin within the next 7 -10 days.
As previously announced on September 26, the 2017 Kabba drilling budget allocated by optionee Kennecott Exploration Company, part of the Rio Tinto Group, was utilized to complete 5 drillholes between July and September of 2017. All holes intercepted oxidized and leached capping in Laramide-age...
Vancouver, British Columbia – Bell Copper Corporation (“Bell” or the “Company”) (NEX: BCU.H) is pleased to report that the Company has been notified by the Kabba Project optionee that they intend to return to the Kabba Project for further drilling in the coming weeks.
Optionee funds second round of 2017 drilling at Kabba
Drilling to focus on newly permitted priority drill targets
As part of the ongoing community awareness platform started by the optionee in November of 2016, a third townhall meeting was held in Kingman AZ on November 15, 2017. At this townhall the optionee reviewed the initial 2017 work program, as well as informed the audience of further drilling for this year. To that effect, two new drill sites are being permitted. Drilling will focus on these two sites.
“We are excited by the decision of our optionee to head back to Kabba for further drilling earlier than originally anticipated. We look forward to delivering information as it becomes available....