The first gold bar at Bronzewing
is the first in what will be an annualised rate of production of 100,000 ozs of gold, lifting Navigator into the ranks of a mid-tier gold producer.
Atlas Copco committed 19 service staff to Bronzewing
, 13 on site at any one time, and used Atlas Copco's computer-based interactive learning system in their training.
HICKO': Dad let me take Bronzewing
away with my mates from an early age.
Navigator Resources Limited (ASX:NAV) has achieved the production milestone of 100,000 ounces of gold poured since the commencement of operation at the Company's Bronzewing
Gold Project, located 960 kilometres northeast of Perth.
Higher production at Tanami and Bronzewing
, together with new contributors Ovacik and Midas, have more than compensated for the loss of gold output from Mt Leyshon's cessation and the lower Super Pit head grade encountered in Kalgoorlie.
On Roger's 13th birthday, they took father Jim Hickman's 36-foot Bronzewing
for an overnighter.
Sydney, Australia, May 4, 2011 - (ABN Newswire) - Artemis Resources Limited (ASX:ARV) is pleased to announce that first pass drilling at its Yandal gold project in the gold rich Yandal- Bronzewing
greenstone belt in Western Australia, has intersected a promising high-grade gold zone at the Forked Stick prospect and found exciting southern extensions of the historic Lowlands resource.
Phil Endersbee knows Hickman best of the Wild Rose crew: "We started primary school in Hobart 50 plus years ago and did our first overnighter on Bronzewing
(a 36-foot extended Dragon type yacht) for Roger's ninth birthday," he says.
3 million oz Bronzewing
Gold Mine (30km to the south).
Attributable production was strong, with increased output from Tanami Operations, Martha, Mt Charlotte and Ovacik offsetting lower production from the Super Pit, Bronzewing
The Yandal Project has a strategic location within 30km of a 3mtpa gold mine plant at Navigator Resources' (ASX:NAV) (PINK:NAVZF) Bronzewing
and Wiluna mines situated in the Yandal,