Auriga Gold Corp.
Auriga Gold Corp. is a Canadian exploration and development company with an experienced technical team focused on expanding gold resources and developing the combined Puffy Lake and Nokomis properties. The Company plans to upgrade and expand the historic resources at the Maverick Gold Project and evaluate bringing the Puffy Lake Mine back into production.
The Puffy Lake Mine includes a 1,000 tpd flotation mill, a developed underground ramp to 130 metres depth, is road accessible and close to existing mining infrastructure. The Maverick Gold Project is located in the Flin Flon Greenstone Belt of Central Manitoba and includes historical resources of 540,000 ounces of gold at Puffy Lake and 68,000 ounces of gold at Nokomis.
The Flin Flon Greenstone Belt hosts a number of significant base and precious deposits. Management has a proven record of discovery, resource expansion, permitting, developing projects and placing reserves into production. The company also owns the Mokoman Copper-Gold Property, in Saskatchewan. Mokoman holds 118 million pounds of copper pre-43-101 historical resources.
Maverick Gold Project
On October 8, 2010, Auriga Gold completed the acquisition of the past-producing Puffy Lake Gold Mine (Puffy Lake property) and interests in the adjacent Nokomis property from Pioneer Metals ULC. The properties are located 50 km northeast of the town of Flin Flon, Manitoba. Pioneer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Barrick Gold Corporation. The Company also acquired additional staked claims in the area in March 2011. Collectively these properties covering an area of approximately 6,640 ha are named the Maverick Properties.
On October 20, 2010, the Company completed the acquisition of the Fox properties. The Company acquired a 75% interest in the Dunlop property and a 100% interest in the Fox River property on execution of a formal definitive purchase agreement.
The Company has entered into two agreements to acquire a 100% interest subject to royalty considerations in the Knife Lake (Mokoman) Copper Gold property in Saskatchewan. The Knife Lake Property consists of staked claims covering an area of 1,500 ha and is located approximately 75 km northwest of Flin Flon, Manitoba.
Auriga Gold Corp. Office
8 King Street East