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Category : Exploration

September 03, 2014

Mirasol provides exploration update on Rubi copper-gold porphyry JV with First Quantum Minerals in Northern Chile

View PDF VANCOUVER, BC, September 3, 2014 – Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) 3D modelling of helicopter air magnetics survey with leading-edge technology Completed extensive property-wide soil geochemical program Detailed gravity survey being used to model depth of post-mineral gravel cover Alteration vectoring studies undertaken Completed systematic mapping and sampling of areas of outcrop Integrated targeting and modelling underway 8 preliminary targets identified both in outcrop and gravel-covered areas Electrical geophysical test-lines in progress over key targets Drill […]

August 27, 2014

Mirasol and First Quantum Minerals sign Definitive Exploration Option and Joint Venture Agreement for the Rubi Property, Chile

View PDF VANCOUVER, BC, August 27th, 2014 – Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) is pleased to announce that on the 14th August, 2014 it signed the definitive Option and Joint Venture Agreement (the “Definitive Agreement”) with its partner, First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (“First Quantum”) for the exploration and development of its 100%-owned, 13,659 hectare Rubi Property, located in the El Salvador copper-gold mining district of Region III, northern Chile (see news release September 18, 2013). The Definitive Agreement […]

February 24, 2014

Mirasol Provides Update on Aggressive Exploration Program on the Rubi copper-gold JV Project in Northern Chile

View PDF   First Quantum starts aggressive exploration program at Rubi JV with 2,460 line km detailed helimag survey of entire property Initial magnetic interpretation by Mirasol suggests regional structural setting is analogous with other Eocene – Oligocene porphyry district of northern Chile Helimag survey identified anomalies at the Portezuelo and Lithocap prospects that are consistent with large-scale alteration systems Additional magnetic anomalies, evident through the gravel cover, in the Pampa del Inca plain may represent new exploration targets First […]

February 21, 2014

Mirasol Files 43-101 Technical Report and Identifies Exploration Trenching and Drill Targets for the Virginia Silver Project

View PDF VANCOUVER, BC, February 21, 2014. Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) announces that it has identified numerous exploration targets for trenching and drilling at its 100%-owned Virginia silver project, Argentina. These exploration targets are in addition to the Julia, Naty, Martina and Ely veins where previous, extensive drilling of seven separate vein segments has defined silver mineralization (reported in Mirasol news releases from 2010 to 2012). Mirasol’s work at Virginia property exploration program identified a number of […]

January 23, 2014

Mirasol advances La Curva gold project with geophysics and surface gold results at Cerro Chato drill target

View PDF VANCOUVER, BC, January 23, 2014 — Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) Mirasol Resources recently completed an aggressive exploration program at its 100%-owned 36,721 hectare La Curva gold project in southern Argentina, where four gold silver prospects — Cerro Chato, Loma Arthur, Southwest and Curva West — have been identified. Mirasol’s exploration suggests that the La Curva project may be part of a newly recognized, large, low sulphidation precious metal district (Figure 1) within the prolific Deseado […]

September 18, 2013

Mirasol Options the Rubi Copper Property to First Quantum Minerals Ltd.

View PDF VANCOUVER, BC, September 18, 2013. Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R)(“Mirasol”) is pleased to announce that it has signed a binding Letter Agreement with First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (“First Quantum”) (the “Agreement”) for the exploration and development of its 100%-owned, 13,659-hectare Rubi Property, located in the historic El Salvador copper-gold mining district of Region III, northern Chile. . The Agreement provides for First Quantum to earn a 55% interest in the Rubi Property upon completion of a […]

June 26, 2013

Mirasol Signs Option Agreement for Gold Exploration Program in Northern Chile

View PDF VANCOUVER, BC, June 26, 2013 — Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R). Mirasol Resources is pleased to announce that it recently signed a definitive exploration and option agreement (the “Agreement”) with an arms-length private Chilean company, to explore a portfolio of prospective, early-stage mineral properties in Northern Chile. The Agreement substantially increases Mirasol’s exposure to exploration targets in the Miocene-age belt that hosts the Company’s Atlas and Titan gold properties (see news releases of January 21, March […]

March 04, 2013

Mirasol Reports Phase 1 Rio Seco Drilling and New Trench Results at the Claudia Gold Silver project

View PDF VANCOUVER, BC, March 4, 2013 – Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) Mirasol has completed a 25 hole, 2,599 metre reconnaissance drill campaign and a follow-on 1,216 metre Phase 2 trenching program at the Rio Seco prospect at its 100 % owned Claudia gold silver project in Santa Cruz province, Argentina. The Claudia project is contiguous with Anglogold Ashanti’s Cerro Vanguardia operating gold-silver mine hosted within the prolific Deseado Massif volcanic province. Nine of 25 diamond drill […]

February 07, 2013

Mirasol Reports Successful Initial Metallurgical Test Results on High-Grade Vein/Breccia, Virginia Silver Project

View PDF VANCOUVER, BC, February 7, 2013. Mirasol Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) (“Mirasol”) announces initial results of a program of metallurgical test work at the 100%-owned Virginia Silver Project located in Santa Cruz Province, Argentina. The test program was designed to determine how silver can be recovered from mineralized drill core sourced from the Julia and Naty veins at the Virginia Project (news release of June, 2012). Representative drill samples of the high-grade vein and breccia-vein material were […]

December 21, 2012

Mirasol Closes Sale of 49% Interest in the Joaquin Silver-Gold Project

View PDF Vancouver, BC – December 21, 2012 – Mirasol Resources Ltd (TSX-V: MRZ, Frankfurt: M8R) (“Mirasol” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has successfully completed the sale of its 49% interest in the Joaquin silver-gold project located in Santa Cruz Province of Argentina (the “Joaquin Project”) to Coeur d’Alene Mines Corporation (“Coeur”) (NYSE:CDE; TSX:CDM), for consideration of US$60,000,000, as previously announced on December 11, 2012. The transaction was carried out through the sale of the Company’s […]