LAS VEGAS, June 8 /CNW/ - (OTCbb: HMSO, Frankfurt: XZA) Hemis Corporation
is an international resource company with three exploration properties in
Mexico and one in Alaska. Hemis' Santa Rita property in Mexico has an earn-in
agreement with Goldcorp Inc. (TSX:G)(NYSE: GG) through Goldcorp's Mexican
subsidiary Glamis Exploration.
The Anchor Gold project is in the Cook Inlet of Alaska and is one of
Hemis' premium exploration properties. It is believed that due to the size of
the project area it could have great potential.
A preliminary oceanographic survey was begun last week on the Anchor Gold
project. On board instrumentation included a high-precision cesium magnometer,
a fathometer, side-scan sonar and a StrataBox(R). The StrataBox is an
instrument capable of imaging through sediments up to 40 meters thick. The
survey boat used a GPS control system and also had a bottom sampler on board.
This survey was intended to both confirm the results of Aspen Exploration's
previous work and to provide baseline information for a drilling program
planned for later in the 2007 exploration season.
The oceanographic survey indicated that the water depth in the area of
interest was less than 10 meters in many of the areas of interest. This is an
ideal water depth from the standpoint of future exploration. The magnetometer
survey confirmed the position and strength of airborne magnetic surveys taken
twenty years ago by Aspen Exploration. Dr. Douglas Oliver, the chief geologist
for Hemis Corporation, commented that this was a primary goal of the program.
"Magnetite and gold often occur together in placer deposits because of their
density. Verifying the off-shore magnetic anomalies is a big step forward in
advancing this project," Dr. Oliver stated.
Due to high waves at the time, it was not yet possible to use the
StrataBox or the bottom sampler. The oceanographic survey will be concluded in
July and may be expanded to take into account new data currently being
In other developments, Earthfield Technology has finished processing new
aeromagnetic data purchased from Fugro Airborne Systems. This data supersedes
the original survey taken by Aspen Exploration. It is hoped that the new
survey will have both better geographic controls and will resolve smaller
scale features. Negotiations are also ongoing with contractors for the late
summer drilling program.
About Hemis Corporation
Hemis Corporation is a precious metals exploration company trading on the
OTCBB under the symbol HMSO and listed on the Frankfurt stock exchange under
the symbol XZA. Hemis Corporation is comprised of both a resource division and
a resource investment unit. Hemis' high profile team is focused on evaluating
gold projects with strong potential. The resource investment unit is actively
reviewing other natural resource companies for joint ventures and investment.
Hemis is incorporated in Nevada, USA, with its head office in Zurich,
Switzerland, and North American corporate communications representatives in
Canada and the United States. Led by an experienced team of exploration
geologists and financial professionals, this company has extensive
international capital markets experience and a proven track record.
The statements contained herein which are not historical are
forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties that
could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in the
forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, certain delays
beyond the company's control with respect to commencement of drilling
operations, concentration in mineral deposits, delays in testing and
evaluation of ore samples, and other risks detailed from time to time in the
company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
For further information:
For further information: Hemis Corporation, Norman Meier, +41 43 355
0228, President, www.hemiscorporation.com; Hudson Capital, (604) 662-3910,
Investor Relations, www.hudsoncapital.ca