VANCOUVER, Nov. 14, 2013 /CNW/ - Northcliff Resources Ltd. ("Northcliff" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that Kelly Boychuk, P.Eng., MBA, has joined the Company as Vice President of Engineering. As part of the Northcliff management team and reporting to the CEO, Mr. Boychuk will focus on the integration of project engineering into the environmental assessment process and development of the engineering strategy for the Sisson Project.
Kelly Boychuk is a Qualified Professional Engineer (geotechnical) and MBA (finance specialization) with over 20 years of experience in mining and hydroelectric projects in North and South America. His experience spans exploration, development, permitting, engineering, construction and operation phases of precious and base metal projects. With experience in Mexico, Chile, Argentina, Bolivia, Guyana, USA (Nevada) and Canada, he has a diverse knowledge base as an engineer, contractor and project developer. He spent a decade as a design and field engineer with Knight Piésold on multiple mining construction projects throughout the Americas, and another decade as a contractor with Ledcor Mining & Power divisions providing project development expertise, construction estimate management and field supervision for both mining and hydroelectric projects in British Columbia. Recently, with Silver Standard Resources, he was involved with both project development of a greenfield mine in Mexico and on-going operations for an expanded tailings storage facility in Argentina. In project development, Mr. Boychuk has been a key part of project teams that have successfully completed the federal Canadian Environmental Assessment (CEA) process and First Nations impact-benefits agreements.
Northcliff President & CEO Chris Zahovskis said, "We are extremely pleased to have Kelly on the team. He has the experience and expertise to lead the Sisson Project engineering as Northcliff moves through permitting, construction and into operation."
About Northcliff Resources Ltd.
Northcliff, associated with Hunter Dickinson Inc. (HDI), is a mineral resource company focused on advancing the Sisson Tungsten-Molybdenum Project located in New Brunswick, Canada, to production. The results of the Feasibility Study, completed in January 2013, confirm that the Sisson Project is technically and economically feasible and can now move on to the next stage of development.
For further details on Northcliff and the Sisson Tungsten-Molybdenum Project, please visit the Company's website: www.northcliffresources.com.
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