VANCOUVER, March 27 /CNW/ - Amerigo Resources Ltd. (TSX:ARG) ("Amerigo"
or the "Company") is pleased to announce today that El Teniente has started
final repairs to the bridge and adjoining section of the tailings launder
leading to El Teniente's Caren tailings impoundment.
As announced by Amerigo in a previous press release, in order to effect
the repairs El Teniente has commenced the diversion of fresh tailings from MVC
and into the Colihues tailings impoundment. El Teniente estimates that the
completion of this work and continuing diversion of fresh tailings should take
approximately 10 to 14 days.
Amerigo will provide a further update after El Teniente has completed the
Amerigo Resources Ltd. is a Canadian junior company producing copper and
molybdenum from its MVC operations near Santiago, Chile. Tel: (604) 681-2802;
Fax: (604) 682-2802; Web: www.amerigoresources.com; Listing: ARG:TSX
The Toronto Stock Exchange has not reviewed nor accepted responsibility
for the adequacy or accuracy of the contents of this news release, which
has been prepared by management. Statements contained in this news
release that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements
within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of
1995. Such forward-looking statements are subject to risks and
uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ materially from
estimated results. Such risks and uncertainties are detailed in the
Company's filings with the TSX and on SEDAR. Forward-looking statements
are based on the beliefs, estimates and opinions of the Company's
management on the date the statements are made. The Company undertakes no
obligation to update these forward-looking statements if management's
beliefs, estimates or opinions, or other factors, should change.
For further information:
For further information: Michael J. Kuta, General Counsel & Secretary,
Amerigo Resources Ltd., (604) 697-6201