Category : Atacama Puna Program

April 13, 2018

Termination of the Gorbea Joint Venture

  View PDF VANCOUVER, BC, April 13, 2018 — Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, OTCPK: MRZLF) (the “Company” or “Mirasol”) announces that it has been advised by Yamana Gold Inc (“Yamana”) of its decision to terminate the Gorbea Joint Venture (“JV”) in Chile. On March 25, 2015, Yamana, Mirasol and their respective Chilean subsidiaries, entered into a Letter Agreement (the “JV Agreement”), whereby Yamana had the right to acquire up to a 75% interest in nine exploration stage high-sulfidation epithermal (“HSE”) gold projects in the Mio-Pliocene age mineral belt of […]

January 16, 2018

Mirasol Acquires Zeus High-Sulfidation Epithermal Gold Project Located in the Miocene Mineral Belt of Northern Chile

View pdf VANCOUVER, BC – January 16, 2018 — Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, OTCPK: MRZLF, “Mirasol”, the “Company”) is pleased to announce the acquisition and initial exploration results from the newly recognized Zeus high-sulfidation epithermal (HSE) gold project located in the prolifically mineralized Mio-Pliocene age belt of Northern Chile. Zeus Highlights Zeus is located 40 km ESE of the multimillion ounce Salares Norte HSE discovery by Gold Fields Zeus is a large-area Au target in the prospective Chilean Mio-Pliocene […]

November 21, 2017

Mirasol Signs Option and Farm-in Agreement with Newcrest for a Joint Venture on the Altazor Gold Project in Chile

View PDF VANCOUVER, BC, November 21, 2017 — Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, OTCPK: MRZLF) (the “Company” or “Mirasol”) is pleased to announce that it has signed an option and farm-in agreement (the “Agreement”) with Newcrest International Pty Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Newcrest Mining Limited (ASX: NCM) for Mirasol’s Altazor High Sulfidation Epithermal (HSE) gold project in northern Chile (the “Altazor Project”).  NCM has the right to acquire, in multiple stages, up to 80% of Mirasol’s wholly-owned Altazor […]

November 14, 2017

Mirasol Announces the Start of the Third Season of Drilling at the Atlas Gold Project, Gorbea JV, Northern Chile

View PDF VANCOUVER, BC – November 14, 2017 — Mirasol Resources Ltd (TSX-V: MRZ, OTCPK: MRZLF “Mirasol” “Company”) is pleased to announce that Yamana Gold Inc. (“Yamana Gold”) has commenced its third season of drilling at the Company’s Gorbea Joint Venture (JV) in Northern Chile and that the drill program is well underway.  Gorbea is a property package containing a number of high-sulfidation epithermal (HSE) properties that include the Atlas and Titan gold projects.  The drilling planned for the remainder of 2017 will comprise a seven-hole, 2,600-metre program at the Atlas gold project, where Mirasol recently announced the best down-hole intersection grading 1.07 g/t gold […]

September 11, 2017

Mirasol Resources Reports Best Results to Date from Yamana Gold Drilling at the Atlas Project, Gorbea JV, Mio – Pliocene Mineral Belt of Northern Chile

View PDF 1.07 g/t Au over 114 m, including 2.49 g/t Au over 36 m down hole VANCOUVER, BC – September 11, 2017 — Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, OTCPK: MRZLF “Mirasol”, “The Company”) is pleased to report results from the second season of drilling by Yamana Gold at the Atlas Project, Gorbea JV in the Mio-Pliocene Belt of Northern Chile. Current drill results at Gorbea include the best down-hole intersection to date from the Atlas project, comprising 1.07 g/t […]

July 25, 2017

Mirasol Expands Claims Holdings at the Odin Copper Project, Northern Chile

View PDF VANCOUVER, BC – July 25, 2017 — Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, “Mirasol”) is pleased to report that the Company has expanded its claims holdings at the Odin copper project in the prolific Oligocene age copper belt of northern Chile from 900 ha to over 5,660 ha securing significant extensions to the district scale alteration system previously reported at the project.   The Odin project is located (figure 1) 35 km north of BHP’s giant La Escondida copper […]

July 24, 2017

Mirasol Resources Defines Three Porphyry Copper Targets at 100% Owned Rubi Project, Northern Chile

View PDF Vancouver, BC, 24 July, 2017 — Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, OTCPK: MRZLF “Mirasol”) is pleased to announce that it has defined three large-scale porphyry Cu-Mo-Au targets, and also expanded its claim holdings, at its 100% owned Rubi Project (“Rubi”) situated adjacent to the giant El Salvador copper mining district in northern Chile. Rubi (Figure 1) lies at relatively low elevation within 20 km of El Salvador and Portrerillos porphyry Cu-Mo-Au mines, with highly favourable infrastructure advantages such as […]

May 30, 2017

Mirasol Receives US$400,000 Option Payment from Yamana Gold Confirming Continuation of Gorbea Gold Belt Joint Venture in Chile

View PDF VANCOUVER, BC, May 30, 2017 — Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) (the “Company” or “Mirasol“) is pleased to announce that it has received a US$400,000 option payment from Yamana Gold Corporation (“Yamana“) confirming that it will continue exploration at the Gorbea Belt Joint Venture (the “Gorbea JV“) for a third year, targeting large, bulk-mineable oxide gold deposits. The Gorbea JV covers nine 100% Mirasol-owned precious metal properties totalling approximately 23,084 ha, including the Atlas and Titan projects. […]

March 02, 2017

Mirasol Anounces Exploration Results from New 100% Owned Odin Copper Project, Oligocene Porphyry Belt Northern Chile

View PDF VANCOUVER, BC — March 2, 2017 — Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, “Mirasol”) is pleased to announce initial exploration results from a new porphyry copper target at its 100% owned Odin project, located 20 km north of BHP’s La Escondida Copper Mine in Northern Chile. The Odin Project was staked by Mirasol as part of its ongoing Atacama-Puna generative program which is focused on prolific mineral belts in northern Chile and Argentina. Mirasol holds 100 percent of four […]

February 08, 2017

Mirasol Joint Venture partner Yamana starts second season of drilling at Atlas Gold-Silver Project, Gorbea Joint Venture, Northern Chile.

View PDF Vancouver, BC, 08 February, 2017 – Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, “Mirasol”) is pleased to announce that Yamana Gold Corporation (Yamana) has commenced the 2nd year of exploration at the Gorbea JV, completing a systematic surface mapping program in December 2016 and initiating a minimum 3,500 metre, eight hole drilling program on January 17, 2017 at the Atlas gold-silver project Chile. Atlas is one of nine properties within the Yamana – Gorbea JV, signed with Mirasol on May […]