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.
Graphene 3D Lab Inc. (TSXV:GGG,OTCQB:GPHBF) is a technology firm focused on the development of proprietary technologies in advanced composites and multi-material filaments. By adding graphene and other nanomaterials to polymers, Graphene 3D Lab makes materials for 3D printing with a variety of functional properties, including improved electrical and thermal conductivity and mechanical strength.
Flinders Resources Ltd. (TSXV:FDR) reported the election of Blair Way, Nick DeMare, Mark Saxon, Michael Hudson and Robert Atkinson as directors of the Company, and the approval of a 10% rolling stock option plan during the Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders held on May 21, 2015.
Canada Carbon (TSXV:CCB) announced that test results confirm that the graphite from the Miller property in Quebec is suitable for use in nuclear applications. Canada Carbon has been in discussions with senior scientists at Oak Ridge National Laboratory which is working with Idaho National Laboratory and other government agencies towards the design and development of high-temperature, gas-cooled, graphite-moderated nuclear reactors, under a program supervised by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Nuclear Energy. Evans Analytical is the Oak Ridge National Laboratory nuclear graphite assessment program’s preferred laboratry, and according to VP for Purity Survey Analysis Services, Karol Putyera, said, “these purity results for natural graphite are comparable to the purest natural graphite samples I have assayed, and compared to results published around the world.”
Canada Carbon (TSXV:CCB) reported that the municipality of Notre-Dame-Du-Laus officially approved the Company’s intention to proceed with the redevelopment of the mill complex on the Asbury site. This approval makes Canada Carbon eligible to apply for the Province of Quebec’s economic development grants.
Grafoid Inc. has acquired 100% ownership of MuAnalysis Inc., an analytical services provider in Ottawa, Ontario. According to Grafoid CEO, Gary Economo, “MuAnalysis complements Grafoid’s existing reach into the broad manufacturing sector with nanotechnology analytical services that support product innovation through to market success.”
Energizer Resources Inc. (TSX:EGZ,OTCBB:ENZR) announced the closing of its private placement for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately C$2.5 million. The private placement consisted of 20,550,998 special warrants at a price of C$0.12 per Special Warrant.
Flinders Resources Ltd. (TSXV:FDR) released an updated resource estimate for its Woxna graphite project in Sweden, including two 100%-owned flake graphite deposits at Gropabo and Mattsmyra: from 2.8Mt at 10.7% compacted graphite (Cg) to 7.7Mt at 9.3% Cg. According to CEO Blair Way, “Expanding the resource base so close to our fully operational processing plant at Woxna, will provide more flexibility and confidence when planning for future expansions from the current 13,000t/yr graphite production capacity.”
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.”