Liberty Lake, Washington, February 19, 2015 - Hunt Mining Corp. ("Hunt" or the "Company") (TSXV: “HMX”) is pleased to provide an update regarding the ongoing activities in Argentina.
The Company, as part of its efforts to move forward the development of its flagship La Josefina project, and contiguous La Valenciana project, has engaged Martin Fromm and Klaus Triebel, providing the Company with project management and engineering expertise.
Mr. Martin Fromm, an Argentine Mining Engineer, has most recently served as Project Manager for Patagonia Gold S.A. at both their Cap Oeste and Lomada de Leiva mines in Santa Cruz, Argentina. Mr. Fromm brings years of mining related experience, starting in 2003 as a Lab Metallurgist, migrating into mine planning, open pit design and heap leach pad design work, along with the required analysis needed for operational and capital expense calculations.
Mr. Klaus Triebel is a Mining Engineer and Geologist, having worked most recently for Coeur Mining, Inc. as Manager – Resource Estimation. Previously, Mr. Triebel has worked as a principal geologist for Wardrop Engineering of Vancouver, as a Senior Mine Geologist and Chief Modeler with Kinross Gold at the Fort Knox Mine (open pit) Fairbanks, Alaska, and numerous other companies in North America and Germany.
“We’re pleased to add to our group of seasoned professionals and continue to move the development of our Argentine projects forward”, stated Tim Hunt, Executive Chairman/CEO.
About Hunt Mining
Hunt Mining Corp. has continued to develop its properties as an active and aggressive explorer in Santa Cruz since 2006. During that time, Hunt's wholly owned subsidiary, Cerro Cazador S.A., has completed exploration activity including over 62,500 meters of HQ core drilling, 416 line kilometers of Induced Polarization geophysical surveys and more than 20,000 surface soil, sediment, channel, chip, and trench samples. Historical results and additional information can be viewed at www.huntmining.com.
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