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.
Flinders Resources Limited (TSXV:FDR) is a graphite producer focused on becoming Europe’s primary domestic supplier of high-quality graphite products. The Company’s main asset, the Woxna Graphite Mine and processing facility is located in central Sweden. Flinders is currently working with European end-users to negotiate long-term supply agreements which will allow for a ramp up in production for 2015. The Company’s long-term goal is to become a major graphite supplier for the European, North American and Australasia markets.
Graphite One Resources Inc. (TSXV:GPH,OTCQX:GPHOF) announced that work on the PEA for Alaska Graphite Creek Project has been suspended to incorporate significant findings from the Stage B Report submitted by TRU Group Inc. TRU discovered the existence of distinct properties of the Graphite Creek mineralization: Spheroidal, Thin, Aggregate and EXpanded, or STAX. Graphite Once is applying for registration of the trademark STAX in association with Graphite Creek graphite, and believes that STAX has the potential to have a positive impact on the Preliminary Economic Assessment.
Graphite One Resources Inc. (TSXV:GPH,OTCQX:GPHOF) Advisory Board Member Dan McGroarty spoke to CBS’ “60 Minutes” segment entitled: “Modern Life’s Devices Under China’s Grip,” highlighting foreign dependency on elements essential to green technologies, high technologies and advanced weapons systems. According to CEO Anthony Huston, “While 60 Minutes focused on rare earths for which the United States is more than 90% dependent on Chinese supply, concerns about resource dependency apply equally to natural graphite.”
Investment intelligence firm Edison Research published an in-depth report on South Boulder Mines (ASX:STB), specifically highlighting its recently released pre-feasibility study on the Colluli potash project in Eritrea, Africa. The report validated the financial outcomes of the PFS using the published PFS capital and operating costs, production rates and SOP prices.
Fundamental Research published a report on Graphite One Resources Inc. (TSXV:GPH,OTCQX:GPHOF), highlighting its pending PEA expected in mid-2015. Fundamental Research maintained a fair value estimate of $0.45 per share.
Grafoid Inc announced an agreement to acquire a global leader in the design, development and production of specialty elastomeric materials and products, Ames Rubber Corporation, of Hamburg, New Jersey, Ames’ products are used in defense, automotive, aerospace, personal protection, copiers and printers, and a broad range of industrial applications. The transaction is expected to close in Q2 of 2015.
Magnis Resources (ASX:MNS) has signed a binding agreement with off-take partner China National Nonmetallic Minerals
Industrial Limited Corporation (SINOMA) to provide US$150 million funding to cover engineering, procurement, construction and finance (EPC+F) for the Nachu Graphite Project in Tanzania.
Focus Graphite Inc. (TSXV:FMS,OTCQX:FCSMF,FWB:FKC) has closed the second and final tranche of its previously announced private placement for $883,799.70.The Company issued 2,525,142 units at a price of $0.35 per Unit, each Unit being comprised of one common share of the Company and one half (1/2) of one common share purchase warrant for the second tranche. Each Warrant entitle the holder thereof to acquire one additional common share of Focus Graphite at a price of $0.55 per share until March 27, 2017.