Pia serves as a bridge between sales, clients, and the development team, ensuring that products are delivered on time and on spec. Since moving to Vancouver in 2005, she has been in project and client account management roles, including running web and print campaigns from inception to completion. She was the first production manager at Dig Media in 2008; she left briefly, but rejoined the company in 2011. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of the Philippines.
Potash West (OTC:PWNNY,ASX:PWN) announced that Lepidico Ltd. used a small scale plant to produce lithium carbonate from a lithium-rich mica called lepidolite, thereby constructing and operating a continuous process operation. Potash West (PWN) owns 25% of Li-Technology Pty Ltd, with 75% owned by Strategic Metallurgy Pty Ltd. (SM). PWN and SM will be transferring ownership of Li-Technology to Lepidico in exchange for shares.
Pure Energy Minerals (TSXV:PE,FWB:A111EG,OTC:HMGLF) announced that it is holding meetings in Nevada and California to explore opportunities for partnerships and collaboration with State agencies, the Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development, and research facilities at UNLV, UNR, DRI and Stanford University.
Pure Energy Minerals (TSXV:PE,FWB:A111EG,OTC:HMGLF) and POSCO have signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding to extend the scope of their previous MOU. The amended MOU now includes business opportunities relating to the lithium industry and consolidation with other lithium development properties or lithium producers and the relevant financial participation opportunities.
Pure Energy Minerals (TSXV:PE,FWB:A111EG,OTC:HMGLF), through its US subsidiary, Esmeralda Minerals LLC, secured an additional 48 placer mining claims in Clayton Valley, Nevada. This brings the total project area to 8,037 acres of placer mining claims.
Dajin Resources (TSXV:DJI,OTC:DJIFF) was featured in Peter Epstein’s article entitled, “Lithium Hype, Yes, True? Probably – Don’t Miss This One”. He mentions that Dajin is poised for success because of its strategically located exploration targets, small market cap and blue-sky potential. Mr. Epstein continues to say that another reason to follow Dajin is that it has projects in both Nevada and South America, with “one of the smallest market caps of a pure play lithium company and could therefore be one of the greatest percentage gainers.”
Cobre Montana (ASX:CXB) detailed its low cost production strategy on its latest presentation. Its lithium processing technology plus strategic metallurgy has the potential to provide these advantages: zero energy footprint, abundant feed materials, significant by-product credit, minimal mining cost, and operating costs competitive with brine producers
Pure Energy Minerals (TSXV:PE,FWB:A111EG,OTC:HMGLF) reported that drilling on the CV-2 exploration well in the Lithium Brine Project in Clayton Valley, Nevada, has been completed. The Company also previously drilled and installed its CV-1 test production well to a total measured depth of 275 meters. CV-2 is 1 kilometer to the south of the CV-1 drill hole.
Dajin Resources Corp. (TSXV:DJI,OTC:DJIFF) announced that Dr. Mark King, PhD, PGeo, FGC, is now part of Dajin’s Advisory Board. Dr. King has extensive experience in the field of lithium brine deposits, and conducted groundbreaking analysis in this emerging industry. He is currently the President of Groundwater Insight Inc.
Pure Energy Minerals (TSXV:PE,FWB:A111EG,OTC:HMGLF) announced that in the final report and results of the lithium extraction processing work conducted by Tenova Bateman Technologies, greater than 99.9% lithium purity was achieved using the Bateman LiP™ (pre-treatment stage) and LiSX™ (main Li-removal) processes for extraction of lithium from brine. The LiSX™ process produced a Lithium Chloride Solution with a purity greater than 99.9%, with practically 100% Li recovery.