Empire Metals Corp. is a junior mining company engaged in the exploration and development of multiple mineral resources in Canada. Empire Metals is an exploration stage mining firm incorporated in British Columbia. It is publicly listed on the TSX Venture Exchange with its ordinary shares trading under the ticker symbol EP.
The Vancouver-based mineral exploration company owns a 100 per cent stake in the green project Fox Creek in the west-central region of Alberta. The project consists of large adjacent Alberta Metallic and Industrial Permits, 37 in number, over a land package of approximately 274,431.02 hectares. The miner is focused on extracting multiple elements like lithium, potassium, magnesium, boron, etc. from brine, which is a waste-product extract from petroleum producers.
Empire’s Buck Lake, a platinum group metal (PGM) project, is situated 23 kilometers west of the LDIM Deposit (operator Impala Canada). The mineralization onsite comprises multi-PGE elements -- palladium, platinum, copper and nickel.
The company also operates the Beardmore Gold Project in the Beardmore-Geraldton Belt that lies between Ontario and Quebec. It believes that this project has potential for further gold production. In the past-production years, the region recorded gold production of over 4.1 million ounces.
The Graphite West Project in northern Ontario, Empire’s other green asset sits close to the Zenyatta Graphene Albany Project. The project consists of 32 mineral claims encompassing a land area of 560 hectares. The company projects it to be highly prospective for hydrothermal graphite mineralization.
The Gwyn Lake Gold Project by Empire is situated 15 kilometers east of Beardmore. It includes 113 claims covering approximately 1,500 hectares. The company’s Yukon-based Bikini Gold Project comprises 18 quartz mining claims lying nearly 12 kilometers northeast of Emerald Lake.
The company is focused on responsible exploration and development programs to discover mineralized prospects and targets to expand its mineral resource potential for the advancement of its projects.