Latest Andrew Swarthout Stories

2014-04-08 08:25:02

VANCOUVER, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Bear Creek Mining (TSX Venture: BCM) ("Bear Creek" or the "Company") is pleased to provide updates on its exploration programs in Peru. The Company maintains a cost effective generative exploration program alongside its primary focus of advancing the development of the Corani and Santa Ana silver deposits. The three projects described in this update range from an advanced Phase III drilling program at the La Yegua copper prospect to...

2011-06-25 19:37:00

Peruvian Unrest at Juliaca Airport Occurring 160KM from Project Site VANCOUVER, June 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Bear Creek Mining (TSX Venture: BCM / BVL: BCM) ("Bear Creek" or the "Company") reports that on June 25, 2011 the Peruvian government issued a Supreme Decree signed by President Garcia reversing the Supreme Decree issued in 2007 which granted the Company title over the mineral concessions covering the Santa Ana Project.  The Company and its legal advisors continue to...

2010-07-12 06:00:00

VANCOUVER, July 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Bear Creek Mining Corporation (TSX Venture: BCM) ("Bear Creek" or the "Company") is very pleased to announce results from the fourth resource estimate at the Company's 100% owned Santa Ana leachable silver deposit. This resource estimation will be used to derive the mineable reserves and mine planning for the Santa Ana Feasibility Study expected to be completed in September 2010. Santa Ana is located in southeastern Peru, 200 kilometers south of the...

2009-04-01 08:30:00

VANCOUVER, April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Bear Creek Mining (TSX Venture: BCM) ("Bear Creek" or the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on the status of project development work. Following successful renegotiation of its obligations with respect to the purchase of the remaining interest in the Corani silver project, the Company has sufficient funds to complete all needed development activities through 2010 while maintaining its aggressive generative exploration programs. The work...

2008-09-08 09:00:36

VANCOUVER, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bear Creek Mining (TSX Venture: BCM) ("Bear Creek" or the "Company") is pleased to present its Piedra Sagrada Gold (Copper) Project located in Apurimac Department, Peru. Following significant efforts to consolidate Bear Creek's land position in a large, untested epithermal gold/porphyry copper district, Phase I drilling will commence in early September. Piedra Sagrada is located approximately 13 km east of Southern Copper's Los Chancas copper...

2008-09-02 09:00:29

VANCOUVER, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bear Creek Mining (TSX Venture: BCM) ("Bear Creek" or the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on the Prefeasibility Study on the Corani silver-lead-zinc deposit located in southern Peru. Preliminary design criteria have been defined, field engineering test work has been initiated and the Study is on track for completion in early 2009. Andrew Swarthout, Chief Executive Officer, states "We are very pleased with the positive advances from...

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