Nortec Announces Drilling at the Kietyonmaki Lithium Project in Finland
Vancouver, January 9, 2023 - Nortec Minerals Corp. (TSXV: NVT) ("Nortec" or the "Company") is pleased to announce drilling at the Kietyönmäki Lithium Project in Finland for which United Lithium Corp. ("ULTH") is the project operator.
Highlights Reported by United Lithium Corp.
- Diamond drilling commenced in September 2022
- A 10-hole program is planned with holes averaging 100 meters in length.
- The program is designed to confirm the current geological knowledge of the project.
- The objective of the program is to provide sufficient information to model a mineralized body exceeding 500,000 tonnes with grades greater than 1% Li2O.
- A bedrock surface sampling program of 250 sample points is also to be conducted.
- Project expansion: an additional 535 hectares have been added to the Kietyönmäki Lithium project, bringing the total land area to 900 hectares
Figure 1: Previous drilling and sampling in the area of the Main Dyke of the Kietyönmäki Lithium Project
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Figure 2: Location of the Kietyönmäki Lithium Project in southern Finland
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Figure 3: Kietyönmäki Exploration claims and reservation
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Figure 4: Planned drillhole collar points
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Figure 5 Pegmatite cutting through host rock amphibolite at the Kietyönmäki lithium project
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The technical information in this release has been reviewed and verified by Brad Lazich, P. Geo., a director of the Company and the Qualified Person as defined by National Instrument 43-101.
About Nortec Minerals Corp.
Nortec is a mineral exploration company that holds 100% interests in two exploration stage critical mineral (zinc) projects, namely the Mattagami River Zinc properties and the Sturgeon Lake VMS, both located in Ontario, Canada. Additionally, the Company holds a 16.4% interest in the Tammela Gold and Tammela Lithium projects in Southwest Finland. Additional information can be found on the Company's SEDAR profile at www.sedar.com and its website at www.nortecminerals.com
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