Oroco Names Technical Consultant
Oroco Resource Corp., named Mark Stevens, C.P.G. as technical consultant to the Oroco team. He will initially will lead an independent geological review of the historical resource files pertaining to the Santo Tomas Cu-(Mo-Au-Ag) Porphyry Deposit in Sinaloa State, Mexico.
Stevens will then be a central participant in the planning for an updated resource estimate and additional exploration work at Santo Tomas, as part of the technical and commercial advancement of the mining project.
He is an experienced exploration, evaluation and resource geologist who was formerly VP Exploration for Augusta Resources. He was most recently VP Exploration for Brio Gold with production and exploration in Brazil. Stevens was also a Principal Geologist with the international mining consulting firm of Pincock, Allen & Holt.
"We are very pleased to have a senior geologist with the capabilities of Mark Stevens join the Oroco team, as he has extensive experience with the technical advancement of large-scale porphyry copper resource projects such as that at Santo Tomas,” said Craig Dalziel, CEO, Oroco. “We feel that his experience at Rosemont, in particular, will be invaluable in all areas of the project's development. Oroco management is confident that Oroco is continuing to build a strong team to carry the Santo Tomas project forward."