News Releases 2011
Tue November 15, 2011.
Bellhaven Announces that Initial Metallurgical Studies Demonstrate High Gold and Copper Recoveries for the La Mina Gold-(Copper) Project, Colombia. Conventional Flotation Process Delivers a High-Quality, Clean, Commercial-Grade Gold-Copper Concentrate
Vancouver, British Columbia – November 15, 2011. Bellhaven Copper & Gold Inc. (TSX-Venture: BHV) (“Bellhaven” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce positive results from the initial metallurgical test work performed on samples from the La Cantera and Middle Zone prospects at the Company’s 100%-controlled La Mina gold-(copper) project located in Colombia. These preliminary studies demonstrate that a conventional flotation process for La Mina can yield recoveries up to 85% to 90% of gold and copper to produce a high-quality, clean, commercial-grade concentrate containing 26-32% copper and 50-69 g/t gold.
The test work was conducted by Resource Development Inc. located in Wheat Ridge, Colorado, a leading metallurgical testing firm serving major and junior mining companies with global resource projects.
Tue November 8, 2011.
Bellhaven Announces Closing of the Strategic Investment by IAMGOLD.
IAMGOLD Now a 10.2% Stakeholder in Bellhaven
Vancouver, British Columbia – November 8, 2011. Bellhaven Copper & Gold Inc. (TSX-Venture: BHV) (“Bellhaven” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the strategic investment by IAMGOLD Corporation (“IAMGOLD”) received regulatory approval and is now closed. IAMGOLD subscribed for eleven million units of Bellhaven at C$0.55 per unit, thereby providing IAMGOLD with a 10.2% equity interest in the Company.
Tue November 1, 2011.
Bellhaven Hires Ms. María Milagros “Millie” Paredes as COO
Vancouver, British Columbia – November 1, 2011. Bellhaven Copper & Gold Inc. (TSX-Venture: BHV) (“Bellhaven” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce today the appointment of Ms. María Milagros “Millie” Paredes to the position of chief operating officer, fulfilling the position held by Mr. Richard “Dick” Lyon. Ms. Paredes will also continue in her current role as CFO until a replacement is hired.