Lithium Extraction Works today announced that during its recent drill program at its Antofagasta site, spodumene has been found and will be taken for testing.
Online PR News – 12-March-2020 – SANTIAGO/REGIÓN METROPOLITANA – This discovery provides Lithium Extraction Works the opportunity to evaluate and sample the spodumene to determine the tantalum and tin concentrations.
Lithium Extraction Works’ Chief Geological Officer, Mr. Bruce McArthur commented on the spodumene discovery saying “Visual spodumene was reported and it was confirmed that pegmatite was intersected in all drilling sections.”
“We will take all the samples back to our labs for testing to see how mineral-rich the Antofagasta project site really is. The next phase is to drill a total of 273 metres into the surface and hopefully find traces of lithium oxides,” added Bruce McArthur, Chief Geological Officer of Lithium Extraction Works.
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Headquartered in Santiago, Lithium Extraction Works is a mining company with a specific focus on lithium. Working with large international partners in diverse areas, from transport and energy storage to energy, we look to drive mutual growth through sustainable supplies and environmentally responsible operations.
With constant innovation in mining technology, efficient practices on the ground and decades of knowledge, we have built an experienced, effective team of engineers, operators and scientists who are at the heart of our success.
The supplies of rare earth minerals and metals we deliver are vital to the growth of important industries and international companies, used for a myriad of purposes, utilized in the production of electronic cars, pharmaceuticals, general consumer electronics, water-treatment facilities and refineries, to name but a few.
With our expansion derived from our ability and capacity to deliver steady supplies of vital rare earth minerals and metals, along with the increasing demand for products which require them, we at Lithium Extraction Works foresee mutual growth and benefit for ourselves, our partners and investors.